For most travelers, Nashville is *the* destination to visit in Tennessee. But this landlocked southern state has so much more to offer than simply the excitement of the Music City. In fact, you could make a strong case that its true gems are the small towns. That article endeavors to do just that. Dare we say that after scrolling through our well-researched list, you might rethink that trip to Nashville. OK, probably not. But perhaps, you’ll consider staying a few extra nights to check out some of the best small towns in Tennessee.