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.

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

My Home Away From Home!!

Coral B
Cincinnati, OH

"I love Gatlinburg and if I could move tomorrow I would, its my favorite place to be and I think my late husband would have agreed. It is truly my home away from home.... Read more

First time

Kristal W
Rossville, Ga

"I had Never been to Gatlinburg TN. Until my now husband took me in August of 2003. I have to say it was A THOUSAND times better. Read more

The outdoors? Bah - Humbug?

Todd M
Sevierville, TN

"3 Years later, I have hiked every waterfall (and most other) trails in the area (even a few unknown to most), done ziplines, rafting, kayaking, tubing and even took a horseback ride. Read more