10 Small Rural Towns Near Nashville That Are Downright Delightful

These rural places in Nashville have true southern charm. It’s here that you’re treated with kindness and sincerity, where you’ll have the ability to invest in people that really, truly want to invest in you. Small towns, big hearts – that’s what we love to say. Nashville may be fun if you’re looking to hang out in the city – but these small towns? They’re where the heart is.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/


We really love Nashville – and all the towns around it. Plus, here’s a list of things that folks miss about Nashville.