Depending on the season, you may be in town for a number of different reasons. Whether it’s for business or pleasure, there are a number of things to be done in the good city of Gatlinburg, Tennessee. If you’re visiting for the latter, chances are you’re looking for the best things to do on a date or group outing. Nestled in the East mountains of the Volunteer State, you’re sure to find the adventure or leisurely sit-down you’re looking for.
→ Even if it’s not anywhere close to everyone’s favorite autumn holiday, Ripley’s Haunted Adventure is a fantastic for those horror fanatics and connoisseurs of amazing oddities that the Ripley’s franchise is best known for showcasing.
→ A horror filled night not your idea of a good time? Strike off The Gatlin Space Needle from your to-do list instead. At the top-most part of this 407 ft landmark, you can easily observe the setting sun of the city through its popular observation tower. Maybe even check out the stars while you’re at it.
Map of Essen–Düsseldorf Ruhr Area Photo Gallery
→ Take an afternoon stroll in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, as it encompasses several notable landmarks and boasts plenty to do. One of the most well known of these landmarks is the Mount le Conte for its monumental size and, being the highest point in the park overall, you’re sure to get all the best breathtaking sights you’ll need should you use the popular Gatlinburg Sky Lift to get there. Plenty of fine eateries litter the landscape of Gatlinburg, in and near the park, where you can enjoy a laid-back afternoon in nature, allowing you that break from the hustle and bustle of the city that your significant other’s been waiting for.
→ This begs the question of how you will get back down from the top of the mountain. You could easily take the lift but, hey, you came here for a good time, right? Why not take a roller coaster back down? That’s right, there’s a roller coaster on the mountain! The Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster is for everyone who meets the height requirements. Happy riding!