9 days in Arkansas, Tennessee & Georgia Itinerary

9 days in Arkansas, Tennessee & Georgia Itinerary

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Eureka Springs
— 1 day
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Pigeon Forge
— 4 nights
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Savannah
— 2 nights
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Eureka Springs — 1 day

Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get outside with Black Jack Adventures and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thorncrown Chapel.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Eureka Springs journey maker app.

Wichita to Eureka Springs is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. May in Eureka Springs sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to fly to Nashville.
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Nashville — 1 night

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 27th (Fri), examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nashville road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Eureka Springs to Nashville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Eureka Springs in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Nashville, with highs around 80°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Pigeon Forge.
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Fun & Games · Museums · Nightlife
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Pigeon Forge — 4 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pigeon Forge: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking & Newfound Gap Road) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Hartford). There's much more to do: make a splash at Dollywood, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, examine the collection at Hollywood Star Cars Museum, and meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Pigeon Forge online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nashville to Pigeon Forge by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. Traveling from Nashville to Pigeon Forge, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in May, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to fly to Savannah.
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Savannah — 2 nights

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take a stroll through Savannah Historic District, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Forsyth Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and then learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Savannah tour itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Pigeon Forge to Savannah in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Pigeon Forge in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Savannah, with lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to fly to Atlanta.
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Atlanta — 1 night

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola and then meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlanta day trip planning website.

Fly from Savannah to Atlanta in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in June, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Arkansas travel guide

4.5
Art Museums · State Parks · History Museums
The Natural State
With a diverse geography including mountains in the north, dense broadleaf forests in the south, and fertile lowlands in the east, Arkansas is aptly nicknamed the "Natural State." Still largely undiscovered by foreign tourists, the state hides a world of little-known lakes and rivers. Arkansas also includes vast state parks, offering visitors on vacation outstanding camping facilities in the middle of pristine natural areas sheltering blue herons, warblers, and bald eagles. Often stereotyped as little more than poor hillbilly country, Arkansas boasts a surprisingly diverse array of cultural attractions, including numerous museums, theaters, and cutting-edge sports venues. To learn about the real culture of Arkansas, explore its outstanding cuisine, traditional festivals, and lively music scene.
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Tennessee travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Distilleries · Theaters
The Volunteer State
Divided by law, geography, and custom into three major regions, represented by the three stars on state's flag, Tennessee boasts a distinctive musical heritage that includes elements of bluegrass, country-western, and blues. With a countryside as diverse as its people, Tennessee includes landscapes ranging from a mountainous region in the east to the lowlands of the west, with gently rolling hills in the middle. For a well-rounded vacation, you can hike remote mountain trails in the morning and explore the crowded bars of Nashville in the evening. Visit the urban attractions, such as Elvis Presley's former residence in Memphis, but don't miss a chance to spend some time in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, situated in the eastern part of the state.
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Georgia travel guide

4.4
Specialty Museums · Aquariums · Parks
The Peach State
Founded in 1733, Georgia was one of the original 13 colonies that became the United States. Much more geographically diverse than most visitors realize, the state features a scenic seacoast, high mountain peaks, and large urban centers, with broad rural areas in between. Once famous mostly for historical attractions memorializing the Civil War era and the Civil Rights Movement, Georgia now draws tourists from around the world with its rich musical tradition and distinctive cuisine. Start your Georgian adventure in Atlanta, the state's economic powerhouse, and then road trip to the coastal barrier islands, nature preserves, and chic vacation resorts.
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