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Clarksville Travel Guide, Tennessee

Clarksville is the fifth largest city in the state of Tennessee. It is the primary city of Montgomery County that is located in Central Tennessee. The city of Clarksville is also known as "Queen of the Cumber Land" since it displays a panoramic view of the Cumberland River. Others also call it "Gateway to the New South." Clarksville City has also been regarded as Tennessee’s Top Spot in 2008. Find out more about this remarkable place through the Clarksville Travel Guide.

Clarksville Travel - Transportation

Tourists travelling by air can get into the city of Clarksville by taking flights that arrive at Nashville International Airport. This airport is a 45-minute drive from the city and has flights to and from 84 cities.

Tourists can get into the city of Clarksville from the airport by riding a shuttle provided by Clarksville Limousine Service. This company has 8 trips daily. Another means of transportation used in the city include the train that has a connection to Guthrie, Kentucky. The city also provides an all-year channel to the Gulf of Mexico. Brooks Bus Lines is indeed worth considering as a cross-country transportation while the Greyhound Bus Lines is a local bus line used around the city.

Clarksville Travel - Climate

Clarksville has a mild climate with four distinct seasons. The summer heat in July goes as high as 91 degrees. The days during this month are considered the hottest. The coldest month in the city is during January wherein the average temperature is 26 degrees. Most days during the year are sunny. The average precipitation every year is 51 inches while snow is 6 inches.

Clarksville Travel - Festivals

Clarksville hosts a lot of festivals and events throughout the year. One of the most famous is the Clarksville Riverfest Celebration. This takes place every September and lasts for two days. It commemorates the river heritage of Clarksville. In addition to that, this free festival also presents the talents of local resident as spectators witness a wide array of musical performances and art exhibits. The Clarksville Riverfest was even declared the Best Festival in the Southeast in February 2007 by the International Festival and Events Association.

One of the most awaited festivals in the city is the Christmas on Cumberland. The festival starts on November 25 and ends on January 1. It takes place at McGregor Park RiverWalk. Other big festivals in Clarksville are the Clarksville Jaycees Annual Christmas Parade, and the Cumberland River Craft Show. Moreover, tourists can also enjoy minor events in the city such as Movies in the Park and Shakespeare in the Park. These events bring forth a lot of the city's tradition.

Clarksville Travel Guide shall serve as your main information for everything that you want to know about the city. As you go into the overview details of the area, you will surely have a fun time planning your travel. Get into the city according to your plans.

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