7 days in Nashville & Franklin Itinerary

7 days in Nashville & Franklin Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tennessee sightseeing planner

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Nashville
— 3 nights
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Franklin
— 3 nights
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Nashville

— 3 nights

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
You've added Boot Country, The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and Nashville Souvenirs, and other attractions to your itinerary. Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park and Natchez Trace Parkway will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lane Motor Museum and Frist Art Museum. Explore Nashville's surroundings by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Mammoth Cave National Park) and Cave City (Onyx Cave & Dinosaur World). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Radnor Lake State Park, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, wander the streets of The District, and steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Nashville. April in Nashville sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Franklin.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Franklin

— 3 nights
More than just a charming Southern city, Franklin continues to receive accolades for its downtown Main Street district that has brings up words like "romantic," "small town," and "best place to visit" from numerous media sources.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the history at Lotz House Museum, then steep yourself in history at Carter House, then contemplate the long history of Winstead Hill Park, and finally grab your bike and head to Crockett Park. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Gallery 202, then take in the history at Carnton, and then wander the streets of Downtown Franklin.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Franklin online day trip planner.

Franklin is just a stone's throw from Nashville. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in April, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Franklin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips