Itinerary Highlights

  • Immerse yourself in the outstanding natural beauty and sprawling landscapes of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • In Nashville visit the Country Music Hall of Fame Museum, the largest museum in the world dedicated to American music
  • Book a backstage tour of the historic Grand Ole Opry House or purchase ticket for a live music performance
  • Take a self-guided tour through the Graceland Mansion, a former home of Elvis Presley
  • Best time to travel APR - OCT

What's Included

  • Accommodation Throughout
  • Car Hire
  • GPS Device
  • International Flights
9 nights from £2,265 per person
All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
The Inspiring Travel Company Team
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Immerse yourself in the sounds and culture of Tennessee on a fly-drive holiday around this beautiful state. Flying into Atlanta, Georgia, hop in your car to travel north to Chattanooga, your first stop in Tennessee. Here discover family-friendly attractions as well as unique hotels worth a visit or staying in, one of which is located in a converted train terminal.

Journey into the Great Smoky Mountains National Park via the gateway cities of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, to explore this beautiful national park rich in wildlife and flora and fauna. Whilst here, spend the day at the legendary Dollywood Theme Park, created and owned by none other than Dolly Parton. No Tennessee holiday would be complete without a stay in the glorious city of Nashville. Here discover the sounds of the Music City and visit beautiful plantation homes. End your USA holiday in Memphis where the sounds of Elvis come alive at the Graceland Mansion and museum. 


Atlanta, Georgia
Fly from the UK to Atlanta, Georgia. Collect your car from the airport and head downtown for your overnight at the W Atlanta Hotel.
Choose to either spend a few hours exploring downtown Atlanta such as the World of Coco-Cola or the Georgia Aquarium or take a diversion via the Chattahoochee National Forest to Chattanooga in Tennessee. Visit the iconic Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel located in the former Terminal Station. Another hotel worth visiting is the Delta Queen which floats on the river. Take a wander around the Tennessee River Walk, a lively spot with attractions. Accommodation: Chattanooga Marriott Downtown
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Spend the day exploring the highlights in and around Chattanooga. Explore the Rock City Gardens and discover ancient rock formations and wind your way through rock boulders and caverns. The Hunter Museum of American Art is built overlooking the Tennessee River on a ninety-foot bluff. Showcasing over 100 years of architecture and housing the finest collection of American Art in the Southeast, this is often the highlight of ones visit to Chattanooga. Accommodation: Chattanooga Marriott Downtown
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a beautiful national park situated by the borders of Tennessee and North Carolina. We recommend staying in the towns of Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge where it is possible to stay in a full-service resort in a original lodge cabin. There are numerous places to visit within the park including Cades Cove for wildlife viewing; white-tailed deer and black bear can often be spotted here.
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Situated in Pigeon Forge is the Dollywood Theme Park filled to the brim with fun amusements and exhilarating rides. It's owned by Dolly Parton who can sometimes be spotted around the park, and brings an interesting musical influence to the park.
Travel onto vibrant Nashville where music runs through the city's soul. Visit the Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (the entrance fee is included in your holiday), the RCA Studio B and experience a traditional honky tonk. This is truly the place for country music lovers and the place to soak up the sounds of the Deep South.
Journey outside the town to the Jack Daniel's Distillery for an hour's complimentary tour. Just outside downtown Nashville also lies the Hermitage Plantation, once the home of the President Andrew Jackson, or the Belle Meade Plantation.
Journey today from one great city in Tennessee to another, Memphis. The home of blues and Rock N Roll this city is bursting with music. Included in your holiday is entrance to Elvis Presley's Graceland. Elvis fans might also wish to walk in his shoes in the Sun Studio.
Explore the attractions of Memphis further with a visit to the Rock N Soul Museum and the National Civil Rights Museum, built on the site of Martin Luther King’s assassination. In the evening, head to Beale Street for a fun night out Memphis style.
Staying at  The Peabody Memphis
Travel from Memphis back to the UK or alternatively extend your stay with a visit to another location in the Deep South region.
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All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist

Highlights of Tennessee's Music, History & Great Smoky Mountains

9 nights from £2,265 per person
All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
The Inspiring Travel Company Team
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