Take a look at Tennessee’s flag and you get a sense of the state. The 3 stars represent the 3 regions (defined by law): East, Middle, and West. The East is home to Appalachia and the Great Smoky Mountains. The fast-growing Nashville metro anchors Middle Tennessee. The West is dominated by Memphis and the rich Mississippi floodplain.
Explore all of our unique itineraries and lists of popular things to do while in Tennessee to help plan for your trip to the Volunteer State.