Move Over Paris, Nashville Is The Real City Of Love
Life can get so busy and stressful that it can be almost impossible to escape the normal daily routine with your partner. Have you forgotten what your partner’s face looks like? Take a weekend to try new experiences with the special person in your life. The best part – there are fun things to do in Nashville for every type of couple, and there are new experiences around every corner. There is the opportunity for a day full of gorgeous hikes, quaint cafés, and creative date ideas found only in Nashville, and you will still be able to find a romantic candle-lit dinner nearby. Plan a night to spend time truly appreciating your significant other; they are probably way out of your league as it is.
For The Couple That Prefers Dirt Over Roses
#1 Cummins Falls (Moderate)
Cummins Falls is about an hour and a half East of Nashville, but worth every minute of the drive. Be prepared to get your shoes wet, and wear your swimsuit under your hiking clothes. Once you get to the waterfall you may want to jump in or under the waterfall for a photo!
#2 Radnor Lake South Lake Trail (Easy)
Looking for a trail that won’t leave you quite as sore? Radnor Lake, South Lake Trail is a 2.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Nashville, Tennessee that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. South Lake has some amazing photo opportunities with tranquil lake views.
For The Couples That Know Love Is Found Through Good Food
Don’t let the name fool you, the Loveless café is a great addition to a romantic weekend. Loveless Café is a great Bellevue-based eatery 10 minutes from downtown Nashville that is perfect for the necessary brunch after a morning hike.
Add some creativity to your lunch plans. Picnic out at Arrington Vineyards owned by musician Kix Brooks! The best part about this location is that it can be as social or as secluded as you want it to be. Grab some Nashville hot chicken, from Hattie B’s. Make sure to stop inside and grab a flight of wine to take outdoors and enjoy your own lunch overlooking the beautiful vineyard.
The menu at Lockeland Table is highlighted by Italian and American dishes, all with a Southern twist and an eye toward seasonal, sustainable, and local ingredients whenever possible. If you want something a little more casual, The Diner in downtown Nashville is a more relaxed environment with relaxed prices to match. It’s open 24 hours, with 4 levels that each have their own special menu from hamburgers to sushi.
For the Couple On The Road
The Omni is a beautiful place to stay right Downtown, located right off of 5th ave. It is walking distance from all of Lower Broadway, which means no car needed! Caroline House, a Historic Inn in Nashville gives you the chance to escape the busy streets of Nashville proper and appreciate this romantic bed and breakfast. Relax and see the quieter side of the city. It is the perfect option for those who want to experience true southern hospitality.
For The Couple That Loves Fun (So… Everyone)
Laughing, drinking and pedaling with the one you love. Try to find a better date than that! Nashville Pedal Tavern is sure to bring out the goofy side of every couple. Schedule a private party bike ride with all of your couple friends, or hop on a public tour and make some new friends! Jump on a casual evening Brewery Tour, or go all out with a Broadway Tour pub crawl night. You can’t go wrong.
Have some fun, lovebirds!