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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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.

Wedding in Cades Cove

Nancy D
Salina, Kansas

"In October of 2009 our Daughter and Son-in-law got married in the Missionary Baptist Church in cades Cove.. Read more

Girls' Weekend

Sue S
Gatlinburg, TN

"Love my G-burg condo where my 2 "daughters" & I meet up for shopping, gossip, & fun every year. . Read more

I Love Gatlinburg!

Nicole G.
Augusta, GA

"This is a neat family spot, or a spot for couples. There is so much to see and do for everyone- from fall foliage, to beautiful mountains year round; from aquariums to kitchy, craftsy spots. It's just a great time waiting to happen.. Read more


Elaine S
Smyrna, GA

"My best and favorite memory of Gatlinburg is from April 2006. Me and my son were up there for Spring Break. At the end of the week, my now husband came up for a couple of days.. Read more