Top Tennessee Vacation Spots
Tennessee is one of America’s top vacation destinations. The Great Smokey Mountains offers many outdoor activities in the midst of some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. Whether you are in the mood for a nice walk or bike ride along one of our many trails or if you are feeling more adventurous and would like to try your hand at whitewater rafting, you are sure to find an outdoor activity that you can enjoy.
Nestled in the Smokey Mountains is one of Tennessee’s most famous attractions, Dollywood. This theme park features many thrill rides, water rides and is the home of the Gospel Music Hall of Fame. Located next door to Dollywood is an amazing waterpark called Splash Country. Combo tickets can be purchased so that your family can enjoy both parks, and you can even add tickets to the Dixie Stampede. The Dixie Stampede is located in downtown Pigeon Forge.
Pigeon Forge is a favorite vacation spot among both locals and out of state visitors. Pigeon Forge features many family friendly activities such as mini-golf, laser tag, dinner shows, theaters, shopping and much more. Tourists can park their vehicles and walk along the strip in the downtown area as they enjoy all that Pigeon Forge has to offer.
Located just down the road from Pigeon Forge is Gatlinburg. In Gatlinburg, guests can enjoy staying in luxury log cabins equipped with game rooms, pool tables and hot tubs. In the winter visitors can enjoy snow skiing, tubing and snowmobile rides at Ober Gatlinburg. The Aerial Tramway offers breathtaking views of the Smokey Mountains and is open year round.
Another favorite vacation spot in Tennessee is Lookout Mountain, located in Chattanooga. Lookout Mountain is the home of Rock City and Ruby Falls. Guests at Lookout Mountain can enjoy a ride on the famous Incline Railway. Also located in Chattanooga is the Tennessee Aquarium. Visitors to the aquarium can also enjoy a trip to the nearby IMAX theater.
As you can see, there is no shortage of things to do and see in Tennessee.