6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

Start: New Bern
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Memphis
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: New Bern

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
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.
You've now added A Tour of Possibilities to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): catch all the local highlights with A Tour of Possibilities and then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio. On the next day, pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then see the interesting displays at Graceland, then stop by Lansky, and finally make a trip to Beale Street.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Memphis holiday maker tool .

New Bern to Memphis is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In March, daytime highs in Memphis are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Tours Historic Sites
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Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

2
nights
Nashville

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the history at Lotz House Museum, see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B, then examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville holiday planner .

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Nashville are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

Fun & Games Museums Tours

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©

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nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): make a splash at Dollywood, examine the collection at Titanic Museum Attraction, and then sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, then sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, and finally learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Pigeon Forge travel route builder app .

Traveling by car from Nashville to Pigeon Forge takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In March, daytime highs in Pigeon Forge are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Mount LeConte
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Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Dollywood ©
Dollywood
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

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