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.

Home Away From Home

Crystal F
Martinsville, IN

"My husband and I first experienced Gatlinburg during our honeymoon in July 2007. We fell in love with Gatlinburg and its beautiful scenery. This town offers so much for couples, families, young and old alike. . Read more

From marriage & beyond <3

Terri W
Greenville, Ohio

"My husband & I married at the Heart of Gold chapel in Gatlinburg in 2001 and spent our honeymoon staying in the mountains in a cabin.. Read more

From Norway to Gatlinburg

O Georg
Norway Notodden

"We did not think it was possible to fall in love with a city .. We came from Norway to Gatlinburg in June 2011 and did not believe our own eyes.. Read more

Loved the colors

Kerrie B

"We came to Gatlinburg on Memorial Day weekend and remarked how beautiful it would be to come in the fall. We were able to come back Oct 22-24 and the fall foliage was just fantastic and breathtaking.. Read more