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

    We live about 30 minutes outside of Sevierville and visit the area frequently throughout the year. Dollywood is one of our favorite places and is worth coming back for over ...

  • 2
    Clingmans Dome

    Clingmans Dome

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

    Drive to the top take about 30-45 minutes and is not for those that are scared of heights. Once you get to the top the view from the parking alone ...

  • 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 withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Such a beautiful park to hike and drive through! Stay on the look out for bears!

  • 4
    Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

    Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

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

    The aquarium was small but beautiful it had beautiful fish and they even allow you to feed the stingrays!

  • 5
    Newfound Gap

    Newfound Gap

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

    Amazing! You don't have to hike so this place you can drive right up to it. It is just beautiful!! It is a must see!!

  • 6
    Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show

    Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show

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

    Great for the entire family. Definitely a must do, but make sure you get tickets early because they do sell out quick

  • 7
    Dollywood's Splash Country

    Dollywood's Splash Country

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

    This place is awesome!!!Dollywood is great for the whole family to enjoy.. with rides for the whole family, beautiful light display and plenty of food this is a must see ...

  • 8
    Ober Gatlinburg

    Ober Gatlinburg

    Ranked #5 overall in Gatlinburg things to do
    130 reviews
    Entertainment, Ski Area, Arcade, Theme Park, Water Park
    Popular withFamilies

    Beautiful views and scenic tram ride. Many outdoor family friendly attractions including skiing, tubing and alpine coaster. Indoor iceskating rink, restaurant and shops

  • 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

    The Chimney Tops Trail is one of the most popular trails in Great Smoky Mountains National Park because of its length and spectacular views. The trail gains 1,400 feet in ...

  • 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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