“The Today Show” featured five easy, affordable road trips Wednesday, and Chattanooga made the list.

The list included locations that are easily accessible from a large city-such as Atlanta-and that are affordable, according to the segment

The Hunter Museum and The Chattanoogan got mentions. 

“What’s great about Chattanooga is the combination of that amazing antebellum Southern charm, but with a very progressive city – with great culture scene, great art scene and actually very eco-focused,” Travel and Leisure’s Feature Director Nilou Motamed said on the show. 


The segment was another recent instance of recent national and regional publicity, from outlets such as Outside Magazine and Southern Living