8 Fall Trips Around Nashville Worth Getting In Your Car For

You don't have to fight the crowds at the airport to get away for a relaxing, fun-filled weekend. There's still so much for Nashvillains to explore within a couple hundred miles of the city, especially for those who want to stay close to home. From quick jaunts less than an hour away to road trips commanding a few scenic hours in the car, these eight spots around the South are easy to get to, perfect for a last-minute getaway this fall. We've made it easy on you by rounding up the greatest in each of these locales, from festivals and foliage to outdoor activities, food and beverage experiences, and delightful hotels—and even a few quirky pit stops along the way. Pack your bags with the coziest sweaters and boots, and plan an autumn excursion to remember with one of these fall trips around Nashville.