3 days in Tennessee Itinerary

3 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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Nashville
— 1 day
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Gatlinburg
— 2 nights

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Nashville

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.
On the 1st (Fri), witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville road trip planning site.

Lafayette to Nashville is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In January, Nashville is slightly colder than Lafayette - with highs of 48°F and lows of 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Nashville

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Highlights from your plan
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Beer Tastings & Tours

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nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©

The Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): do a tasting at Tennessee Homemade Wines, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, then sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky, and finally meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, sample the fine beverages at Tennessee Legend Distillery - Winfield Dunn Parkway, do a tasting at Mill Bridge Winery, catch some excitement at Rocky Top Mountain Coaster, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Shine Company, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Shine Co..

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You can drive from Nashville to Gatlinburg in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In January, daily temperatures in Gatlinburg can reach 47°F, while at night they dip to 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Zoos & Aquariums · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Tennessee Homemade Wines ©
Tennessee Homemade Wines
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

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