Tennessee is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. The state is bordered by eight other states, including Kentucky, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas and Missouri. It is known for its lush forests, rivers, and Appalachian Mountains. Tennessee is also home to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the world's most visited national park. The state is also home to thriving cities such as Nashville, Memphis and Chattanooga, which are known for rich music and cultural history. Additionally, Tennessee is home to hundreds of unique attractions, outdoor activities, and historical sites.