The home of country music resides in beautiful Nashville, it's capital city. You should also visit the Grand Ole Opry? or Graceland.
There are numerous other places for tourists to venture. Try to get rich at Fort Knox? or visit Chattanooga and Memphis. There is also Dollywood, the amusement park created by Dolly Parton.
Manchester also holds the annual Bonnaroo Music Festival and draws crowds from all throughout the country.
Gatlinburg shares the Great Smokey Mountains with North Carolina. From Gatlinburg you can backpack through the mountains on numerous trails for different skill levels and varying time frames. Gatlinburg is also a fun tourist spot with multiple activities from go-cart riding to pancake houses serving breakfast all day long.
National Parks of Tennessee
Great Smokey Mountains National Park