Best Tennessee Getaways

Top Tennessee Getaways
This list represents the most popular Tennessee getaways and travel destinations. Use this list to plan your next Tennessee vacation. Select a state and/or an activity from the pull-down lists below to find even more top getaway ideas.
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4.333333 out of 5 stars4.333333 out of 5 stars4.333333 out of 5 stars4.333333 out of 5 stars4.333333 out of 5 stars 1. Great Smoky Mountains National Park Scenic Drive
This park is close to major population centers, but its lush greenery and pleasantly rounded peaks create a soothing aura of tranquillity. ...
Published by Hunter Publishing Gatlinburg, TN - Great American Wilderness: Touring America's National Parks

2. Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Lookout Mountain & Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia Weekend Getaway
This railroad city of Chattanooga is Tennessee’s fourth largest and became immortalized in a popular song, “Chattanooga Choo Choo,” ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Chattanooga, TN - Day Trips from Nashville

5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 3. Mammoth Cave, Cave City, and Horse Cave, Kentucky Weekend Getaway
The best reason to head to Kentucky’s “Cave Country” is to experience the wonder of Mammoth Cave, said to be the longest known cave ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Cave City, KY - Day Trips from Nashville

4. Ashland City & Dover, Tennessee, and Land Between the Lakes (Golden Pond), Cadiz, & Grand Rivers, Kentucky Weekend Getaway
Located on the Cumberland River, Ashland City is best known as a place to get tasty fried catfish, and a number of restaurants there ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Golden Pond, KY - Day Trips from Nashville

5. Great Smoky Mountains Family Vacation
Vistas from the overlooks of the Great Smoky Mountains offer a gift to the eye—a series of craggy peaks and soft ridges that roll, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Waynesville, NC - Great Family Vacations: South

6. Antebellum Trail: Nashville to Mount Pleasant Scenic Drive
Antebellum mansions, horse farms, and Civil War history combine in this 78-mile drive that epitomizes Middle Tennessee culture and ...
Published by Falcon Publishing Franklin, TN - Scenic Driving Tennessee

7. Natchez Trace Parkway Weekend Getaway
The trace has been a major thoroughfare since the late 1700s. The scenic parkway was first a series of paths that the Indians used ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Nashville, TN - Day Trips from Nashville

8. Millington and Meeman - Shelby Forest State Park, TN Weekend Getaway
Millington hovers just on the south side of the highway about 5 miles north of Memphis. Millington is home of the world’s largest ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Millington, TN - Day Trips from Memphis

5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 9. Chattanooga, Tennessee Family Vacation
Chattanooga will surprise you. Downtown is no longer a down-and-out collection of empty warehouses and eyesores. The revitalized waterfront ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Chattanooga, TN - Great Family Vacations: South

10. Nashville, Tennessee Family Vacation
Nashville is known as the home of country music but the city’s sounds include rock ’n’ roll, blues and soul. Come for the singing, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Nashville, TN - Great Family Vacations: South

2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars2 out of 5 stars 11. Downtown Memphis Weekend Getaway
It may seem a bit extravagant to make a day trip out of heading to the westernmost point of your own city, but the revitalization ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Memphis, TN - Day Trips from Memphis

4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 12. Cumberland River: Nashville to Land Between the Lakes Scenic Drive
A 110-mile drive travels along the Cumberland River, passing historic Clarksville and ending at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation ...
Published by Falcon Publishing Clarksville, TN - Scenic Driving Tennessee

13. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina & Tennessee Weekend Getaway
The landscape is mysterious and majestic. But it’s accessible rather than remote. Natural assets and proximity to several metro areas ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Cherokee, NC - Fodor's Great American Vacations

14. Little Rock, Arkansas Weekend Getaway
Because Little Rock is the state capital, there are plenty of touristy things to do, including several attractions for children like ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Little Rock, AR - Day Trips from Memphis

15. Adamsville, Savannah, and Pickwick Dam, TN Weekend Getaway
Before you go the last few miles to Adamsville you may feel like stopping in Crump, Tennessee, where you can check out the weekend ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Savannah, TN - Day Trips from Memphis

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This 126-mile drive explores the Tennessee River Gorge with Signal Mountain on the north and Lookout Mountain on the south .The Tennessee ...
Published by Falcon Publishing Chattanooga, TN - Scenic Driving Tennessee

17. Chilhowee Campground Camping
The Chilhowee experience starts on the road to the campground. Forest Service Road 77 is a Forest Service–designated scenic byway ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Cleveland, TN - The Best In Tent Camping: The Southern Appalachian & Smoky Mountains

18. Land of the Blue Mist: Cherokee, NC and Great Smoky Mountains National Park Weekend Getaway
Awaken in a quaint bed-and-breakfast enveloped in a Smoky Mountain mist clinging to the hills and hollows. When the vapor burns off, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Cherokee, NC - Quick Escapes: Atlanta

19. The Opry and Elvis: Nashville, Memphis, Little Rock Baseball Trip Family Vacation
Three of baseball’s most idiosyncratic stadiums can be visited in a tri-city sweep. Nashville is America’s country music citadel: ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Nashville, TN - Fodor's Baseball Vacations

20. Great Smoky Mountains: Maryville to Clingmans Dome Scenic Drive
This 60-mile drive travels through Appalachian foothills and ascends the Unaka Range to the highest peak in Great Smoky Mountains ...
Published by Falcon Publishing Maryville, TN - Scenic Driving Tennessee

 
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