The Great Smoky Mountains…there’s no place like it. The fresh mountain air, the warmth of southern people, the comfort food and the beauty that surrounds a city within the Great Smoky Mountains – Gatlinburg, TN. Gatlinburg is a well-known city that attracts millions of visitors each year. It’s best known for being a ski town in the winter time, but many visit to indulge in the shopping and history that takes place here. Interested in learning more? 

Newfound Gap in the Smoky Mountains near Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

Gatlinburg’s cozy little mountain town is located in eastern Tennessee and is famous for its proximity to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. There are many well-known attractions, but a few well-known attractions include a 407-ft. Space Needle observation tower. Another attraction visitors enjoy is the 2.1-mile aerial cable car that transports riders all over the area. 

Downtown Area

Downtown of the small town of Gatlinburg and Smoky Mountains landscapes around it

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Downtown Gatlinburg is full of unique shops, world-class restaurants, cozy hotels and accommodations, several local attractions, and so much more. All ages are welcome in Gatlinburg; there is something for everyone to do in town! Whether you’re looking for a relaxing getaway or a fun-filled adventure town that you and the family or you and your friends can visit, Gatlinburg is a place everyone can go and have a great time. 

Outdoor Activities & More

Young happy couple hiking in forest.

If you’re looking for a great family vacation spot, Gatlinburg is the place to go. For example, Ober Gatlinburg is both a ski resort and an amusement park. It doesn’t matter how old you are; you’ll love every minute of this fun spot. Want more? There’s so much more such as mini-golf and plenty of family-friendly restaurants.

If you’re looking for an outdoor vacation, you’ve come to the right place. Regardless of what time of year you visit, there are extraordinary outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing, white water rafting, fishing, horseback riding, camping and so much more. There are more campgrounds and hiking trails than we can name, but we know for sure that you won’t run out of places to go!

Planning Your Trip

Have you ever been to Gatlinburg, TN? Are you planning a trip? We’d love to hear from you. Feel free to drop us a line explaining your previous experience in Gatlinburg, or reach out letting us low what you plan on doing while you’re there!

Visiting Gatlinburg, Tennessee