United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Nashville-- to rent a car or not?

Jump to last reply

Hi!

I'm traveling down to Nashville with a friend for the first time in mid-August for a wedding, but are staying 2.5 extra days to explore the city. We're new york city-ers so we're very used to public transportation, and not used to driving cars in unfamiliar cities...but can easily do it.

We're staying at the Courtyard Marriott right next to Vanderbilt but don't know if we should rent a car for the entire trip, just a day, or if we can possibly get away with not renting one at all. Being used to NYC, we're fine with walking long distances..but don't want to be walking along major roads and such to see the sights.

Do most people rent a car? Are we going to miss out on major sights if we don't?

6 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Fodor's Go List 2015 Has Been Announced
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 19, 14 at 05:08 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Dad and daughter trip to Santa Fe
  2. 2 Tipping advice
  3. 3 Rules of the Sidewalk
  4. 4 charleston during Christmas Week
  5. 5 3 weeks in USA in February -- refined itinerary
  6. 6 Avis Car rental Loss Damage Waiver LDW Fraud
  7. 7 Advanced Reservations for USS Arizona Memorial Available Again
  8. 8 New Hawaii countdown for 2014-15
  9. 9 Queens, NY - Do not go
  10. 10 Fort Myers Beach vs Naples Beach
  11. 11 Tuscon to Las Vegas Drive in December
  12. 12 Hawaii Rental Cars - Book early
  13. 13 Boston, NYC or Chicago for 3rd weekend in March?
  14. 14 Maui - Need a Vegan-Friendly Restaurant Recommendation
  15. 15 Denver Airport to Downtown Sheraton--Transportation Options?
  16. 16 Seattle hotel recommendation needed
  17. 17 Charleston/Savannah/Asheville, 6 days enough?
  18. 18 Hotel - Caesars Palace OR Signature @ MGM
  19. 19 Key West Hotel in January
  20. 20 los angeles restaurants
  21. 21 West Maui Restaurants
  22. 22 2 or 3 nights in Hana
  23. 23 Hawaii or Rio for male single traveler
  24. 24 7 things to do under $21 in Las Vegas
  25. 25 Cheapest, best to get from San Fran Airport to Hotel in Fina. District?
View next 25 » Back to the top