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

Romantic Getaways and Weddings

Come to a higher love. Gatlinburg is a magical place to light your fire.

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.

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

Another Magical Trip

James V
Elba, AL

"As always, Gatlinburg provided us a wonderful time filled with memories of great adventures, great scenery, and great dining. 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

Gatlinburg Wedding

Lisa T
Rose City,Michigan

"In 1995, I decided to marry my best friend and man of my dreams so it was only right to choose a place like Gatlinburg to get married. Read more