The sun is shining bright and it has come to the time of year when everyone is planning their perfect get away. Nestled against The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg stands out as the summer destination for everyone to love. Let’s take a look at a few of the reasons The Great Smoky Mountains should be a top vacation pick on your list.
Of course, the first enchanting thing you will notice about Gatlinburg is the charm of being in a true mountain town. Gatlinburg was recently named by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 10 Prettiest Towns In America, with travel experts citing the abundance of wildflowers and the dramatic mountain backdrop as just a few of the reasons for the designation.
Interested in history? Gatlinburg delivers with a deep-rooted feeling of Appalachian roots. Whether you choose a stroll through downtown, a drive through nearby Pittman Center to explore the history of the Emerts Cove Covered Bridge or enjoying the storytellers at the summer long Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales street festival you will find the area rich
in activities to take you back to the days of old.
Want to slow down and get away from it all in the outdoors? Being the gateway to The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg will surround you with the wonders of nature at every turn. With abundant wildlife, over 800 miles of trails as well as horseback and cycling opportunities it will be easy to put the hustle and bustle behind you.
Or are you looking for an action packed adventure? Spend a day whitewater rafting, get your adrenaline flowing on Dollywood’s newest rollercoaster (America’s first winged coaster) or feel yourself fly on one of the area zipline tours.
No matter what activities interest you, you will truly find it all in Gatlinburg. The perfect vacation will require the perfect place to come back to at the end of each day’s adventure and how better to experience a true Smoky Mountain vacation than in a luxury cabin or chalet in the heart of nature? Whether you want a private retreat, want fantastic mountain or city views or need something else to make your vacation top-notch, let us know, we want your trip to be an unforgettable experience. There are numerous mountain homes to choose from and we invite you to start your planning by exploring the many options at our website. We look forward to seeing you soon!