The Smokey Mountains and Gatlinburg, Tennessee, are fabulous places to visit year round, but what better time to visit than spring break, when the kids are out of school? The area is very family friendly and there is plenty to see and do here.
As the weather begins to warm and the signs of spring show themselves, Gatlinburg is a sparkling jewel of a town. If you arrive early in the month you can still have lots of fun at Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort, skiing and snowboarding. The mountains are breathtakingly beautiful, as you enjoy the excitement of winter sports. Later in the month the mountains begin to come into bud, and outdoor activities can include horseback riding, tubing, shopping and sightseeing, rafting and hiking. Spring break in Gatlinburg is like nothing else.
There is so much for a family to see – wonderful shops and galleries, arts and crafts fairs where you will find unique and handmade items like jewelry and quilts , and of course the magnificent scenery. Hiking through the mountains is an experience you won’t soon forget. You can bring along some lunch and picnic along the hiking trails in the park.
Your choice of hotels, cabins and chalets awaits you in Gatlinburg, and any of these can provide entertainment as well as relaxation. Hot tubs, and saunas will warm and refresh you, and they are good for the whole family. Premium cabins can come equipped with a home theater and there are arcades to visit and places to play.
Spending spring break in Gatlinburg with your family is an experience like none other; Gatlinburg is the ideal place to be during this time of year. With its wide variety of activities and stunning views, shops and restaurants galore, there is much to see, do, and experience here. Welcome to spring break in Gatlinburg!