A self catering house in Tennessee is at the heart of the State that has the capital city of Country Music, is the home of the Blues and the birthplace of Rock and Roll. But there is a lot more to Tennessee than just music. This is where you will find the Appalachian Scenic Trail, the Great Smokey Mountains National Park, the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, the Obed Wild and Scenic River and a whole lot more nature on a very grand scale.
Holiday villas in Tennessee are in a region known for its Southern hospitality and Southern Cuisine. It also has some very famous names like Chatanooga, known for the Chatanooga Choo Choo is slightly less known as the home of the Tennessee Aquarium; Nashville, synonymous with country music; Memphis, linked for all time with Elvis Presley, a visit to Gracelands is a must if you are in Tennessee but there is another famous singer who has a theme park here, Dolly Parton’s Dollywood is at Pigeon Forge.
If you want to visit the Great Smokey Mountains National Park while staying in a holiday home in Tennessee then head to Gatlinburg. The Park is almost all forested with 100 different types of native tree, and there are 66 species of mammal, 50 native fish species and numerous reptiles and amphibians. Expect to see many deer and bears roaming freely in the parks sprawling valley.
There are plenty of different places to visit while staying at self-catering vacation accommodation in Tennessee. The Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area offers every possible variety of water sport as well as biking, hiking, and other outdoor pursuits. The Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail follows the route taken by 2,000 heroes of the Revolutionary War in 1780. Stops along the way allow for a greater understanding of the war and other historic American moments.
Vacation rentals in Tennessee are in a region that generally has a temperate climate with warm summers and mild winters. The warmest parts of the State are the Gulf Coastal Plain, the Sequatchie Valley and the Central Basin while some parts of the mountainous east are considerably cooler.
The best airports for Tennessee vacation accommodation are Memphis (MEM) and the slightly smaller Nashville (BNA) both near major cities in the State. UK Airports serving both throughout the year are London-Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI) Newcastle(NCL) and many more. Airlines are US Airways, bmi, Delta Air Lines, United, British Airways and more.