Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains

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    Dollywood

    Dollywood

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

    FUN for the ENTIRE family!! Great shows! Rides for EVERY age! Lots of interesting shops along your strolls throughout the park. We LOVE the festivals that Dollywood puts on every ...

  • 2
    Clingmans Dome

    Clingmans Dome

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

    If you love to have the best pictures... If you love mountain top views, then this is for you... The view is breathtaking and even the ride to get there ...

  • 3
    Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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

    Check out the local hiking guides to find a trip that suits your level of comfort and allotted time. Our favorite hikes are Skinny Dip falls (medium difficulty) and Soco ...

  • 4
    Ripley's Aquarium

    Ripley's Aquarium

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

    We traveled here from Cincinnati Ohio, where we have a pretty impressive Newport aquarium. I thought with a name like Ripleys this would be amazing, but I was seriously disappointed. ...

  • 5
    Newfound Gap

    Newfound Gap

    Ranked #4 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    153 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
    124 reviews
    Performing Arts, Theatre
    Popular withFamiliesFoodiesAdventure

    Wonderful dinner & show...Dont wait on the silverware there is none...LOL..FINGERFOOD ..We loved the horsewalk getting to meet the stars of the show .... BEAUTIFUL horses !..

  • 7
    Dollywood's Splash Country

    Dollywood's Splash Country

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

    Such a blast! Worth every penny! We stayed from open to close and never ran out of things to do.

  • 8
    Ober Gatlinburg

    Ober Gatlinburg

    Ranked #5 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    130 reviews
    Entertainment, Theme Park
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureOutdoorsy

    Watch the Ober from our cabin deck and then ride and find the cabin as you come down the mountain and enjoy your day in town. Breathtaking views!

  • 9
    Chimney Tops Trail

    Chimney Tops Trail

    Ranked #6 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    121 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureBackpackers

    Most beautiful and rewarding hike I had been on in the mountains. It is a tuff one and would not recommend for children. There is some rock climbing at the ...

  • 10
    Clingman's dome road

    Clingman's dome road

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

    Clingmans dome is a mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains. It is the highest mountain in the Smokies. A paved road connects it to Hwy. 441. It has a 45 ...

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