8 days in Tennessee Itinerary

8 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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Nashville
— 1 night
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Savannah
— 1 night
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Memphis
— 1 night
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Pigeon Forge
— 3 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Lotz House Museum, explore the galleries of Carter House, and then get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then contemplate the long history of Belle Meade Plantation, and then contemplate the long history of Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Nashville sightseeing planner.

Pittsburgh to Nashville is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Pittsburgh in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nashville: temperatures range from 88°F by day to 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Savannah.

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Savannah is a city in and the county seat of Hardin County, Tennessee, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): examine the collection at Tennessee River Museum, then see the interesting displays at Buford Pusser Home and Museum, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Shiloh National Military Park.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Savannah tour planner.

Drive from Nashville to Savannah in 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Savannah can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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Specialty Museum
Buford Pusser Home and Museum
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Specialty Museum
Tennessee River Museum
4.4

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Memphis

Memphis ©

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Memphis travel planning website.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Memphis takes 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Memphis can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Memphis

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Historic Site
Sun Studio
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Pigeon Forge

Center of Fun in the Smokies

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.
Get some historical perspective at Noah Bud Ogle Cabin and Walker Sisters' Cabin. Museum-lovers will get to explore Titanic Museum Attraction and Fowler's Clay Works. Step out of Pigeon Forge to go to Hartford and see River Rafting & Tubing, which is approximately 54 minutes away. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 16th (Sun) at Dollywood. There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Pigeon Forge travel app.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Pigeon Forge takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Memphis to Pigeon Forge due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Memphis in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 66°F in Pigeon Forge. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks · Parks · Tours · Adventure

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Dollywood
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Specialty Museum
Titanic Museum Attraction
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