Things to Do in Gatlinburg

Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

4 Can’t-Miss Gatlinburg Attractions for Families

If you’ve ever been to Gatlinburg or even done a search online for things to do in the area, then you know that the number of attractions are endless! It’s a good thing, but it can also make it very difficult to put an itinerary together when preparing for a trip to the Smoky Mountains. We wanted to make things a little easier for you and share a list of 4 area attractions that families visiting with us won’t want to miss! Read More

fall foliage in the Smoky Mountains near Newfound Gap

10 Things to Do in Gatlinburg in the Fall

A vacation to the Smokies always means a never-ending amount of great options when it comes to things to do in Gatlinburg, but in the fall, it’s even more fun and beautiful! To help you start planning your next trip, we wanted to share with you 10 things that we think you’ll enjoy doing while staying with us during the autumn months! Read More

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4 of the Best Mountain Coasters in Gatlinburg

The Great Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg are filled with adventure attractions and plenty of experiences that are sure to get even the most extreme thrill seeker’s adrenaline pumping. Our mountain coasters are no exception! When vacationing in the area, you’ll find the only single-rail mountain coaster, mountain coasters that are perfect for the entire family, rides with scenic views and locations with not only a mountain coaster to enjoy but other fun attractions as well. Here’s the scoop on a few of the best that you’ll find in the area! Read More

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3 Top Reasons to Visit The Village Shops in Gatlinburg

The Village Shops in downtown Gatlinburg is one of the most visited areas of the town, and after one time of experiencing the charm of the area, you’ll see why. If you haven’t been there, then we want to give you an idea of what to expect along with reasons on why you should visit during your time in the Smoky Mountains. Read More

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5 of the Best Kid Friendly Attractions in Gatlinburg

A family vacation is an opportunity to make beautiful memories that all members of the family will remember for many years to come! Finding places for children to be themselves and enjoy their time is one of the best ways to secure a great time in Gatlinburg. If you keep the little ones happy, the rest of the family will have a wonderful time as well! We wanted to help you plan your next vacation by sharing 5 of the best kid friendly attractions in Gatlinburg. Bonus: The adults will love each place as well! Read More

sugarland cellars along the rocky top wine trail

What to Expect When You Do the Rocky Top Wine Trail

Whether you consider yourself to be a wine expert or you just want to try a few new flavors, the Rocky Top Wine Trail should be at the top of your vacation bucket list! The best part about it is that it’s completely free to do! The only time you have to spend any money is if you want to purchase some of your new favorite wines to take home with you. To help you make the most of your trip, here is what to expect as you make your way along this wine trail. Read More

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Top 4 Things You Need to Know Before Snow Tubing at Ober Gatlinburg

One of the best things about a winter vacation in the Smoky Mountains is the unique opportunity to go snow tubing at Ober Gatlinburg! This fun family activity is just minutes from the Old Creek Lodge via Ski Mountain Road or you can take a short walk to the Aerial Tramway station in downtown Gatlinburg for a scenic ride up to Ober Gatlinburg! Here are the top 4 things you need to know before snow tubing at Ober Gatlinburg: Read More

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4 Fun Things You Can Do to Celebrate New Years Eve in Gatlinburg

Whether you want to join a festive celebration with your friends or enjoy a special evening alone with your sweetheart, there is something for everyone to do on New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg! It’s the perfect destination to ring in the new year and to take advantage of all the wonderful restaurants, shops and activities that Gatlinburg has to offer! Here are 4 fun things you can do to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg: Read More

Ripley's Believe It or Not in Gatlinburg

Top 3 Museums in Gatlinburg That Are Fun for the Whole Family

If your kids think the idea of visiting a museum during a family vacation sounds boring, they have never seen one of the amazing museums in Gatlinburg! These museums are not just rainy day destinations to pass the time, but some of the top attractions in the Smoky Mountains! With unique interactive exhibits and fascinating displays, there is truly something for everyone in the family to enjoy! Here are the top 3 museums in Gatlinburg that are fun for the whole family: Read More