9 days in Nashville, Franklin & Lynchburg Itinerary

9 days in Nashville, Franklin & Lynchburg Itinerary

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Nashville
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Franklin
— 2 nights
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Lynchburg
— 3 nights

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Nashville

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Historic Tours of Nashville, Tennessee Whiskey Tours and Pontoon Saloon. There's lots more to do: see a show at Grand Ole Opry, take in nature's colorful creations at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville trip itinerary builder app.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Nashville International Airport, Huntsville International Carl T Jones Field and Louisville Intercontinental. In August, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Franklin.

Things to do in Nashville

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Must see
Grand Ole Opry
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Franklin

Franklin ©
More than just a charming Southern city, Franklin continues to receive accolades for its downtown Main Street district that has brings up words like "romantic," "small town," and "best place to visit" from numerous media sources.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Balloon Rides. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, contemplate the long history of Lotz House Museum, then witness the site of a historic battle at Carter House, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Franklin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of McGavock Confederate Cemetery, take in the history at Carnton, and then soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Franklin trip maker.

Franklin is just a short distance from Nashville. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Lynchburg.

Things to do in Franklin

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Lotz House Museum
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Battlefield
Carnton
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Battlefield
Carter House
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Lynchburg

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Lynchburg is a city in the south-central region of the U.S. You've now added Jack Daniel's Distillery to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): sample the fine beverages at Prichard's Distillery, do a tasting at Lynchburg Winery, look for gifts at Lynchburg Hardware and General Store, then get behind the scenes at Jack Daniel's Distillery, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cave Spring Hollow. On the next day, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Southern Pride Distillery, make a trip to Diamond Gusset Jean Company, then see the interesting displays at Old Jail Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Falls Mill.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lynchburg online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Franklin to Lynchburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In August in Lynchburg, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Lynchburg

Breweries & Distilleries · Nature · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

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Historic Site
Falls Mill
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