8 days in Nashville, New Orleans & Austin Itinerary

8 days in Nashville, New Orleans & Austin Itinerary

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Nashville
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New Orleans
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Austin
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Nashville

Nashville ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then sample the fine beverages at Smith Creek Moonshine.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Nashville online itinerary planner.

San Francisco to Nashville is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Nashville. Traveling from San Francisco in August, things will get a bit warmer in Nashville: highs are around 89°F and lows about 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Nashville

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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, take a stroll through Garden District, and stroll the grounds of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the New Orleans route builder website.

Getting from Nashville to New Orleans by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nashville in August, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (82°F), and nights are a bit warmer (82°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in New Orleans

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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Step out of Austin with an excursion to Lake Travis Zipline Adventures in Volente--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: let the river carry you with ATXcursions, stop by Central Market, contemplate the long history of The Driskill, and pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Austin journey planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Austin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in September, expect nights in Austin to be little chillier, around 71°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 93°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Lake Travis Zipline Adventures ©
Lake Travis Zipline Adventures
ATXcursions ©
ATXcursions
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

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