9 days in West Tennessee Itinerary

9 days in West Tennessee Itinerary

Created using Inspirock West Tennessee vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Memphis
— 3 nights
Drive
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Union City
— 1 night
Drive
3
Jackson
— 1 night
Drive
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Shiloh
— 3 nights
Drive to Memphis International Airport, Fly to Fort Lauderdale

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Memphis

— 3 nights

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum and Memphis Botanic Garden. Get a sense of the local culture at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art and Metal Museum. Next up on the itinerary: have fun and explore at The Children's Museum of Memphis, get engrossed in the history at Blues Hall of Fame Museum, contemplate the long history of Fire Museum of Memphis, and learn more about the world around you at Pink Palace Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Memphis trip itinerary planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Memphis is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Memphis. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 71°F in Memphis. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Union City.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

Union City

— 1 night
Union City is a city located in Obion County, Tennessee, United States. On the 19th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Discovery Park of America.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Union City holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Union City takes 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Union City are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Jackson.

Things to do in Union City

Museums
Highlights from your trip

Jackson

— 1 night
Jackson is the county seat of Madison County, Tennessee. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): examine the collection at Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum, steep yourself in history at Casey Jones Village, and then tee off at Casey Jones Mini Golf.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Jackson trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Union City to Jackson in 1.5 hours. June in Jackson sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Shiloh.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums · Golf · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Shiloh

— 3 nights
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Chickasaw State Park. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Big Hill Pond State Park and then admire the majestic nature at Pickwick Landing State Park.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Shiloh trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Jackson to Shiloh in 1.5 hours. June in Shiloh sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Shiloh

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips