8 days in Nashville, Montgomery & Gulf Shores Itinerary

8 days in Nashville, Montgomery & Gulf Shores Itinerary

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Nashville
— 3 nights
2
Montgomery
— 2 nights
3
Gulf Shores
— 2 nights

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.
Nashville is known for nightlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Grand Ole Opry, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, and visit Downtown Nashville.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip maker site.

Kansas City to Nashville is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Montgomery.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Belle Meade Plantation ©
Belle Meade Plantation
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

2
nights
Montgomery

Montgomery
Montgomery is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Legacy Museum, get engrossed in the history at Rosa Parks Museum, appreciate the history behind National Memorial for Peace and Justice, then take an in-depth tour of Freedom Rides Museum, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church, then contemplate the long history of Civil Rights Memorial Center, then steep yourself in history at First White House of the Confederacy, and finally steep yourself in history at Dexter Parsonage Museum - Dr. Martin Luther King home.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Montgomery trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Montgomery takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Montgomery are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in Montgomery

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Legacy Museum
Legacy Museum
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church ©
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church
National Memorial for Peace and Justice ©
National Memorial for Peace and Justice

2
nights
Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores ©
Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): try for a hole-in-one at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf, then take in the exciting artwork at Pottery Central World Headquarters, and then admire the majestic nature at Gulf State Park. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo and then admire the majestic nature at Gulf State Park Fishing Pier.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Gulf Shores vacation maker app.

Getting from Montgomery to Gulf Shores by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Gulf Shores are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Gulf State Park ©
Gulf State Park
Gulf State Park Fishing Pier ©
Gulf State Park Fishing Pier
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

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