Here's a sample itinerary for a pet-friendly drive from Bowie to Nashville with your dog or cat. If you're planning a road trip to Nashville, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Find the best dog parks, pet-friendly accommodations and hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and GoPetFriendly. Scroll down to see all the pet-friendly stops along the way.
10:00 am start in Bowie
drive for about 3 hours
3:50 pm Roanoke
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:50 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours
day 1 driving ≈ 7.5 hours
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10:00 am leave from Super 8 Kingsport
drive for about 1.5 hours
2:01 pm stay at Comfort Suites Crossville
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:01 pm
drive for about 2 hours
day 2 driving ≈ 5 hours
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Charlottesville (17 answers)
Charlottesville Downtown Mall (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Charlottesville:
Champion Brewing Company
Citizen Burger Bar
Chap's Homemade Gourmet Ice Cream
Blue Light Grill & Raw Bar
Miller's (On the Downtown Mall)
questions about Charlottesville:
Any recommendations for hikes, good food and wine for a long-weekend trip?
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Roanoke (25 answers)
Roanoke Animal Hospital (1 mention)
PetSmart Pet Store (1 mention)
Thrasher Park Dog Park (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Roanoke:
Big Lick Brewing Company
Surf & Turf
questions about Roanoke:
What is your favorite restaurant in Roanoke?
Kingsport (Tennessee) (2 answers)
Kingsport Veterinary Hospital (1 mention)
Dogwood Park (1 mention)
Bays Mountain Park (1 mention)
Colonial Heights Animal Hospital (1 mention)
pet-friendly hotels around Kingsport (Tennessee):
Super 8 Kingsport
Red Roof Inn Kingsport
Americourt Hotel & Conference Center
Jameson Inn Kingsport
Warrior's Path State Park
Colonial Inn Kingsport
Knoxville (25 answers)
Pamela Collins, Cat Sitter (1 mention)
Pets On the Run (1 mention)
Lucky Pets, LLC (1 mention)
Charmaine's PetWatcher (1 mention)
Animal House Pet Sitting (1 mention)
CitiFid-o (1 mention)
pet-friendly restaurants around Knoxville:
Soccer Taco-Market Square
questions about Knoxville:
New Years in Knoxville reccomendations
Pet friendly lodging near Knoxville, TN
Comfort Suites Crossville
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Nashville.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out The Hermitage Hotel Nashville (Tennessee).
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
GoPetFriendly suggests Puckett's Grocery.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on GoPetFriendly:
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