9 days in Tennessee Itinerary

9 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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1
Pigeon Forge
— 1 night
2
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
3
Nashville
— 4 nights
4
Gallatin
— 1 night

1
night
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.
You've now added Burgess Falls State Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Burgess Falls State Park.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Pigeon Forge trip planning website.

Ocean City to Pigeon Forge is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ocean City in May: highs in Pigeon Forge hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Burgess Falls State Park
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Burgess Falls State Park ©
Burgess Falls State Park

2
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
To find maps and more tourist information, read our Gatlinburg trip builder app.

Gatlinburg is just a short distance from Pigeon Forge. In May in Gatlinburg, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 57°F at night. On the 13th (Mon), you're off to Nashville.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

4
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Third Coast Comedy Club, Redneck Comedy Bus Tour, Music City Convention Center, and other attractions.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Nashville route app.

Traveling by car from Gatlinburg to Nashville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in May, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Gallatin.

Things to do in Nashville

Nightlife · Tours · Transportation
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Pontoon Saloon ©
Pontoon Saloon
Honky Tonk Central ©
Honky Tonk Central
Nashville Flea Market ©
Nashville Flea Market

1
night
Gallatin

Gallatin ©
Gallatin is a city in and the county seat of Sumner County, Tennessee. Cumberland River Cruises has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): stop by Habbeger's Amish Market, then see the interesting displays at Simpson County Archives and Museum, and then take a tour by water with Cumberland River Cruises.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Gallatin trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Gallatin takes an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gallatin

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Habbeger's Amish Market, Simpson County Archives and Museum, Wynnewood State Historic Site, Cellar 53 Winery
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Simpson County Archives and Museum ©
Simpson County Archives and Museum
Wynnewood State Historic Site ©
Wynnewood State Historic Site
Cellar 53 Winery ©
Cellar 53 Winery

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