8 days in Tennessee Itinerary

8 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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Nashville
— 1 night
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Chattanooga
— 1 night
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Pigeon Forge
— 5 nights

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Nashville

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 1st (Tue): take a memorable tour with Tours, then walk around Centennial Park, and then wander the streets of The District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of Carter House, then stop by Downtown Franklin, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Nashville trip itinerary maker site.

Orlando to Nashville is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Nashville. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Orlando in June since evenings lows in Nashville dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Centennial Park ©
Centennial Park
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park ©
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

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Chattanooga

Chattanooga ©
Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): look for gifts at Moon Pie General Store, then Head underground at Raccoon Mountain Caverns, then explore the engaging exhibits at Creative Discovery Museum, and finally stop by Bluff View Art District.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Chattanooga online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Nashville to Chattanooga in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Chattanooga can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Childrens Museums · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Raccoon Mountain Caverns ©
Raccoon Mountain Caverns
Creative Discovery Museum
Creative Discovery Museum
Bluff View Art District ©
Bluff View Art District

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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Tuckaleechee Caverns and Zipline. Get in touch with nature at Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail and Grotto Falls Parking. When in Pigeon Forge, make a side trip to see Horseback Riding Tours in Townsend, approximately Townsend away. There's still lots to do: make a splash at Dollywood's Splash Country Water Adventure Park, admire the sheer force of Laurel Falls, explore the striking landscape at Chimney Tops Trail, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Smoky Mountain Deer Farm & Exotic Petting Zoo.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Pigeon Forge travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Chattanooga to Pigeon Forge takes 3 hours. In June in Pigeon Forge, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg, Townsend, Smoky Mountain Deer Farm & Exotic Petting Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Grotto Falls Parking ©
Grotto Falls Parking
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

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