7 days in Tennessee Itinerary

7 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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7 days in Tennessee Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Franklin
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Dallas

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Cooter’s Museum and Store Nashville, get curious at Adventure Science Center, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the majestic nature at Bledsoe Creek State Park, sample the fine beverages at Prichard's Distillery at Fontanel, and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Nashville trip planning tool .

Dallas to Nashville is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Dallas in June since evenings lows in Nashville dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Franklin.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Bledsoe Creek State Park
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Adventure Science Center ©
Adventure Science Center
Bledsoe Creek State Park ©
Bledsoe Creek State Park
Zipline

4
nights
Franklin

Franklin ©
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to David Crockett State Park and Montgomery Bell State Park. Explore Franklin's surroundings by going to Amish Heritage Welcome Center and Museum (in Ethridge), Stones River Greenway (in Murfreesboro) and Old Stone Fort State Archaeological Park (in Manchester). And it doesn't end there: soar above the sights with a balloon tour, take an in-depth tour of Lotz House Museum, explore and take pictures at Winstead Hill Park, and wander the streets of Downtown Franklin.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Franklin travel route planner.

Franklin is just a short distance from Nashville. In July, daytime highs in Franklin are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Franklin

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Montgomery Bell State Park, Stones River Greenway, Old Stone Fort State Archaeological Park, Amish Heritage Welcome Center and Museum, David Crockett State Park
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David Crockett State Park ©
David Crockett State Park
Montgomery Bell State Park ©
Montgomery Bell State Park

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