Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains

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    Dollywood

    Dollywood

    Ranked #1 overall in Pigeon Forge things to do
    285 reviews
    Entertainment, Theme Park, Water Park
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureStudents

    You can't go wrong visiting Dollywood. They have great food and attractions. It's Disneyland for Pigeon Forge!

  • 2
    Clingmans Dome

    Clingmans Dome

    Ranked #1 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    263 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    This is a great place to get great photos of the mountains from the tower. If you are not up to the climb the views from the parking lot are ...

  • 3
    Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    Ranked #2 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    236 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    Last time we were here we saw a mama and baby bear!

  • 4
    Ripley's Aquarium

    Ripley's Aquarium

    Ranked #3 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    159 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureStudents

    Great place to visit. You can take your kids along for a fun filled learning experience.

  • 5
    Newfound Gap

    Newfound Gap

    Ranked #4 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    147 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Scenic Lookout, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Great view! Long trail, easy to spend a half a day or even a full day here. Free parking. Drive is not too bad from downtown Gatlinburg

  • 6
    Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show

    Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show

    Ranked #2 overall in Pigeon Forge things to do
    118 reviews
    Performing Arts, Theatre
    Popular withFamiliesFoodiesAdventure

    Owned by Dolly herself it is the most famous dinner show in the area. Good food and show!

  • 7
    Chimney Tops Trail

    Chimney Tops Trail

    Ranked #5 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    120 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureBackpackers

    A wonderful drive full of spots to pull over and take in the view!

  • 8
    Dollywood's Splash Country

    Dollywood's Splash Country

    Ranked #3 overall in Pigeon Forge things to do
    114 reviews
    Entertainment, Water Park
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureOutdoorsy

    Best fun you'll ever have. This water parks has more than you've seen. Kids love it, and adults too

  • 9
    Ober Gatlinburg

    Ober Gatlinburg

    Ranked #6 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    125 reviews
    Entertainment, Theme Park
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureOutdoorsy

    Had a great time with great views. You can see all of Gatlinburg and have an amazing view of the mountains

  • 10
    Clingman's dome road

    Clingman's dome road

    Ranked #7 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    94 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withAdventureOutdoorsyFamilies

    There's about a 300ft elevation gain on this climb, so note the weather and your footwear when you head up. The views are nice and the road is paved and ...

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