Plan a Trip to Knoxville

You will find everything you need to plan your Knoxville getaway right here on this site, but we are more than happy to assist you in your plans. Simply call 1-800-727-8045. Be sure to request a Knoxville Visitors and Relocation Guide as well. You can do that here online or by phone.


Suggested Itineraries

Music & More

Quality Time

  • Grab a cup of coffee and a pastry at The Grind Downtown
  • Stroll over to Market Square for some great local shopping
  • Enjoy a free live concert with WDVX at NOON at the Visitors Center
  • Venture over to Zoo Knoxville where the giraffes eat right out of your hand
  • Watch the sun go down from the observation deck at the Sunsphere at World’s Fair Park
  • Savor the flavor of Knoxville with waterfront dining at Calhoun's

Shop ’Til You Drop

Bikes and Brews

History and Heritage

  • Gear up for the day with breakfast at Pete's Diner  on Union Ave, a local favorite for more than 31 years
  • Walk a block over to see the award-winning exhibits East Tennessee History Center (genealogy buffs, THIS is the place for you)
  • Head a few blocks down Gay Street to purchase a Historic Homes Tour Pass at the Knoxville Visitors Center
    • From log cabins to frame houses to stately stone mansions with rich Civil War history, these seven Knoxville landmarks invite you into the past to experience the times and events that shaped them and the families who occupied them.
  • Enjoy a Dinner Cruise on the Tennessee River aboard the Star of Knoxville Riverboat or the Volunteer Princess.  Both offer private and public cruises with various themes and price points.

We can't wait for you to Visit Knoxville!