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.

Happily Ever After...

Justin & Melena B
Hagerhill, KY

"I met the man of my dreams in 2007 and we both love Gatlinburg, TN!!! As children, our families took us on vacations to Gatlinburg every year.. Read more

My Favorite Place Ever!

Debbie W
St. Augustine, Fl

"My parents starting taking my sister and I to Gatlinburg back in the 60's. My Dad would ask us every year where we wanted to go on our only vacation, and the answer was always Gatlinburg!. Read more

We Love Gatlinburg

Nicole R
Honea Path, S.C

"I got engaged at the Sky Lift in 2007. Then we got married and honeymooned there in 2009. . Read more

Been Enjoying the Smokies for many years

Carolyn H
Martinsburg, WV

"Our favorite time to be there is November because of the beautiful Christmas lights, the Chili Cookoff, and the cooler temperatures. God surely knew what He was doing when He made all of that beauty in the Smokies. :) . Read more