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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Garden
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“These gardens are filled with art installations and plants from all over the state. They also have special holiday activities for everyone in the family to enjoy.”
  • 208 locals recommend
State / Provincial Park
“One of my favorite things about Nashville is all our parks (there's actually a book in the suite titled SIXTY HIKES WITHIN SIXTY MILES OF NASHVILLE). Radnor Lake is my very favorite. ”
  • 183 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“This park has way more than just these gorgeous stairs (an amazing place for photos, by the way). Separate trails for hikers/runners, bikers, and horse riders are all well maintained. This is a beautiful wooded park with places to picnic, a golf course, steeple chase, and amazing photo ops. It is a pleasant surprise in the middle of a busy suburb. 26 miles”
  • 29 locals recommend
Park
“5.8 miles : 15 minute drive — Nearest state park. 1200 acres; with lake, trails, & all the beauty of Tennessee.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Garden
“Beautiful Botanical Gardens with special events happening depending on the time of year. Check their website for current displays and events. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Golf Course
“This nine hole public golf course is located adjacent to the main entrance to Percy Warner Park. After you are finished be sure to stop by the Cheekwood Botanical Gardens located at the same entrance.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Gorgeous trails surround this gem in Nashville and the serene lake. You can mosey around on the road side which isn't a rigorous walk, or you can opt for an actual hiking trail which boasts gorgeous views!”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“New bike trails. Categorized by difficulty similar to a ski slope; black diamond”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“If you're a Civil War buff, this small but dramatic battle-site was where the Confederates came to grief following the Battle of Franklin.”
  • 1 local recommends
Street Address
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Garden
“Recently hosted an amazing outdoor Chihuly glass installation and still has a few chandeliers in the museum. Sculpture trail, herb garden, art museum and weekly activities. Outdoor summer concerts.”
  • 1 local recommends