8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Little Rock
— 2 nights
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Memphis
— Few hours
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Nashville
— 3 nights
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Louisville
— 2 nights

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Little Rock

Little Rock ©

The Rock

Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Your day by day itinerary now includes William J. Clinton Presidential Library. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): ponder the world of politics at Old State House Museum, browse the collection at William J. Clinton Presidential Library, then don't miss a visit to La Petit Roche Plaza, and finally walk around Two Rivers Park. On your second day here, get a sense of history and politics at Arkansas State Capitol, see the interesting displays at Heifer Village (Heifer International), then engage your brain at Museum Of Discovery, and finally grab your bike and head to The Arkansas River Trail.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Little Rock vacation planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Little Rock. In September, daytime highs in Little Rock are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Little Rock

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Government Building
Old State House Museum
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Government Building
Arkansas State Capitol
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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.
On the 23rd (Mon), appreciate the history behind Statue of Elvis, then stroll the grounds of Elmwood Cemetery, and then grab your flashlight and head to River City Pedalers.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Memphis travel site.

You can drive from Little Rock to Memphis in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Memphis are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

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Cemetery
Elmwood Cemetery
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Monument
Statue of Elvis
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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 24th (Tue): stroll around Shelby Bottoms Greenway, have some family-friendly fun at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, walk around Charlie Daniels Park, and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Memphis in September since evenings lows in Nashville dip to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Louisville.

Things to do in Nashville

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

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Zipline
Zipline
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Balloon Ride
Balloon Rides
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Louisville

Louisville ©

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Old Forester Distilling and Renaissance Fun Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Louisville: Lux Row Distillers (in Bardstown) and Saunders Springs Nature Preserve (in Radcliff). Next up on the itinerary: walk around The Parklands of Floyds Fork, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Assumption, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Zachary Taylor National Cemetery.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Louisville road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Louisville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. September in Louisville sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Fun & Games · Wildlife

Side Trips

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