Things To Do in Gatlinburg

The Great Outdoors is Greater in Gatlinburg

The Mountains are Calling! Gatlinburg is perfectly suited for big adventure in the great outdoors.  

Experience your own mountaintop adventure right from downtown.  Soar to the top of Anakeesta Mountain on a one of a kind Chondola.  Walk across the longest pedestrian Skybridge in North America. Ride the Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tram to a mountain of fun. Though, these popular attractions barely scratch the surface of what Gatlinburg has to offer in the out-of-doors.
 
Families, friends, and couples come to Gatlinburg to enjoy it all.  Ziplines and whitewater rafting, world-class golf and fishing, and 800 miles of hiking trails in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is one of America’s premier outdoor destinations. Biking, birdwatching, and horseback riding are also recommended activities to try while you’re outside in Gatlinburg.

Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tram

Gatlinburg Family Attractions

What’s available for kids and parents to do together in Gatlinburg? A brief walk of the Parkway proffers more opportunities for family fun than you can complete in a day.  Within a short walk, you’ll find a world-class aquarium, mini golf and mountain coasters, museums and arcades and countless other attractions for kids and adults alike, right on the Parkway.  Or you can fly over the trees in gondolas, chairlifts and aerial tram cars to discover mountain top family adventures. Look below for family-friendly fun in Gatlinburg. 

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Outdoor Activities

As one of the country’s premier outdoor destinations, Gatlinburg offers great outdoor adventures, kid-friendly attractions, and laid-back scenic...

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Wineries & Wine Tasting

Gatlinburg is also the home of several fine Tennessee wineries, with four local wine cellars and sellers, including the oldest producer of premium...

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Gatlinburg Golf Course

Teeing off is a little different in the mountains. The natural landscape in Gatlinburg makes for quite a few uniquely designed holes. Grab your clubs...

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Dining in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg Restaurants

Spend a day in the great outdoors and you will work up an appetite as big as the great outdoors. Gatlinburg offers more than 100 places to enjoy a great meal.  Casual dining choices serving up something for everyone. From classic American fare to ethnic cuisine, there is something for every taste.  Sample a variety of sweet and savory treats carefully crafted by local makers. Enjoy an intimate, elegant rendezvous with the one you love or celebrate with friends and family.    

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Breakfast & Pancake Houses

Mornings in Gatlinburg are made for pancake breakfasts. Gather the family around the table and order up a stack of our world-famous flapjacks!...

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Pizza & Italian

Enjoy your favorite Italian foods and specialty pizzas in Gatlinburg! Locally owned and operated businesses use hand-prepared dough and fresh...

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BBQ

Looking for some of the best barbecue in the South? A trip to Gatlinburg isn’t complete without trying some delicious barbecue and traditional...

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