Gatlinburg Attractions

Tennessee tornado In addition to enjoying the natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains, many Tennessee attractions await the visitors. Entertainment abounds for those looking for exciting ways to spend their time in the towns nestled deep within the Great Smoky Mountains TN. Whether you are looking for crafts from local artists, lively shows by gospel singers, hiking trails among the majestic Smoky Mountains, or various dining opportunities; all visitors can find what they are searching for.

No matter the season, attractions can be found in Gatlinburg TN. Spring, summer, fall, and winter fairs take place for people from around the world to enjoy. Visitors enjoy music and live demonstrations from many talented artists who make everything from candles and pottery to musical instruments. You will most definitely find all that you are looking for and more.

Dinner theaters also abound in the Great Smoky Mountains for those who enjoy musical shows of all varieties. From Gospel music, to Elvis impersonators, to comedy shows; visitors will have all of their entertainment needs met in the mountains of East Tennessee. The popular theme park, Dollywood, also resides in the Smoky Mountains in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.  From May to September you can ride the waves at Dolly's Splash Country, or if you prefer cold weather activities, ski and snowboard on the slopes of the Smoky Mountains at the Ober Gatlinburg. Among the Gatlinburg attractions available, visitors will find rides, great food, country music, and live entertainment. One of the best Gatlinburg attraction is the newly constructed Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. Regardless of age, people who come to this beautiful region will find something to enjoy as they pass time in the relaxing, yet fun-packed, towns spread throughout the magnificent Smoky mountains.

Whether you enjoy a relaxing scenic mountain drive through the Smoky Mountains or gazing at one of the magnificent waterfalls nestled deep in the Smokies, you'll be intrigued. Maybe mountain hiking to one of the many summits found here is more along your taste. All of which provides breathtaking scenes and memorable photo opportunities.

Additional excitement abounds in the Smokies. Spend an afternoon horseback riding, exploring the nearby caverns (Forbidden Caverns, Tuckaleechee Caverns), or walking one of the numerous guided trails. The more adventurous traveler will appreciate whitewater rafting opportunities available in the Smokies. Take further advantage of the splendor the mountains have to offer by spending an evening camping under the stars.

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