Vacationing in just one place, regardless of its popularity, usually only offers you a narrow window into the wider textures and qualities of a region. So be sure to set aside enough time to discover Central Tennessee's other natural and man-made attractions. Ashland City, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Madison can be found 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
Organize some transportation and spend half a day in Nashville, a transport and retail hub for the area, located 25 miles (40 kilometers) away from Springfield. The city has a range of points of interest, for example Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Greer Stadium and Fort Negley Park. If you still have time left, it's worth investigating Tennessee State University, Music Valley Wax Museum and Tennessee State Museum before returning to Springfield.
Should the weather turns nasty; fear not, Central Tennessee boasts a range of history museums, that will keep you and your family entertained.
Don't visit this region without getting a view from the sky. There are a few great options for hot air ballooning. This region boasts a range of relaxing pastimes. Why not spend some time cycling or camping and leave your worries behind.
The closest major airport, Nashville International Airport, is situated in Nashville, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast of Springfield, a handy point to remember when booking your vacation.