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.

The Family Guide

Here's where family vacations become family traditions

The Outdoorsman's Guide

Wanna dip your fishing pole or take a mountain stroll? Everything's here.

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.

Gatlinburg is our 'all about us' place :)

Katy P
Atlanta, Ga

"My husband and I began our biannual trips to Gatlinburg in 2009 shortly after we started dating. We fell in love in Gatlinburg & we became in engaged in February 2011 on the SkyLift (yup, got the pic of him proposing!). . Read more

A March Proposal

Leigh Ann and Justin E
Bowling Green, KY

"It was a snowy day in March. My boyfriend and I were in Gatlinburg to spend some quality time together, and were walking down the "strip". . Read more

My Home Away From Home

Leslie G
Bloomington, Indiana

"This city holds such a special place in my heart. I would describe it as my 'special place'. Two years ago, my then boyfriend brought be to Gatlinburg and proposed to me. Read more

Family Ties

Jennifer P
New Albany, IN

"My 4 year old LOVED every minute as well! She always asks if we can go on "vacation" again to the fun place-referring to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge!. Read more

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