7 days in Nashville & Mammoth Cave National Park Itinerary

7 days in Nashville & Mammoth Cave National Park Itinerary

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7 days in Nashville & Mammoth Cave National Park Itinerary

Start: North Wilkesboro
Drive:  6​h 30​min
1
Nashville
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Mammoth Cave National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
End: North Wilkesboro

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Get outdoors at Centennial Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. There's still lots to do: catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, have some family-friendly fun at Climb Nashville, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and wander the streets of Downtown Nashville.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nashville day trip app .

North Wilkesboro to Nashville is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from North Wilkesboro in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Nashville, with lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Mammoth Cave National Park.

Things to do in Nashville

Fun & Games Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

2
nights
Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): hike along Cedar Sink Trail, then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Tall Man's Misery, contemplate the waterfront views at Green River, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fat Man's Misery.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Cave National Park trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Nashville to Mammoth Cave National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Fat Man's Misery ©
Fat Man's Misery
Cedar Sink Trail ©
Cedar Sink Trail

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