You’ll find fun all over the map in Gatlinburg, whether it’s adventure in the Smokies, art galleries and studios downtown, family attractions or simply the area’s amazing natural beauty. Take a stroll, shop, pack a picnic, or curl up by a fire. Launch an expedition, or start a new family tradition. You've never been closer.

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Romantic Getaways and Weddings

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Gatlinburg Reviews & Stories

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Every year, thousands of visitors make the trip to Gatlinburg seeking a calming escape, adventure in the Smokies or the stunning art displays that both nature and local artists provide. Read through the Gatlinburg reviews and stories below and you’ll see just how easy it is to find happiness here.

Happily Ever After...

Justin & Melena B
Hagerhill, KY

"I met the man of my dreams in 2007 and we both love Gatlinburg, TN!!! As children, our families took us on vacations to Gatlinburg every year.. Read more

We are coming back!!!

Amy B
Uniontown, Ky

"My husband and I were married in Sevierville,Tn April 9, 1999. This started the Mountain fever. In 14 years we have visited a total of 3 times with this year being #4. If we could be there every year we would.. Read more

First Trip to Gatlinburg

Lacey F.
Plainwell, MI

"My first time there was about 2 months ago..it was the most amazing place ever I didn't wanna leave it was like magical.. Read more

Unforgettable Honeymoon

Lisa W
Lake in the Hills, IL

"We truly enjoyed our little cabin in the mountains...and then got 15 inches of snow overnight on day 3.. Read more