If you visit Gatlinburg during the busy season you’ll quickly see that transportation is vital to your trip. Most cabins are not within walking distance of the parkway and traffic can get pretty heavy in our little town nestled in the Smoky Mountains. Deciding whether it’s best to park and walk, ride the trolley, or take a cab can be confusing. So, we’ve put together a list of three transportation options in Gatlinburg.
Tattoo in Tennessee – Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg Tattoo Studios
Looking for a unique experience in Gatlinburg? While Gatlinburg is a great family vacation location there are some activities that are designated for adults only. On the list of fun adult activities are ATV riding, singing karaoke, visiting wineries, and getting a TATTOO. It sounds a little crazy, but getting a tattoo in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge is an activity that some enthusiastic visitors choose to partake in. The artistic nature and fun atmosphere of a tattoo studio are exactly what some vacationers need to create the perfect memory of time well spent in the Smokies.
Hiking is a wonderful exercise and the best way to see the beautiful scenery of the Smoky Mountains is by “hitting the trail”. Whether you want to do a short trail or a long vigorous one you’ll find what you need in the Smoky Mountain National Park. It’s a great way to spend time with your loved ones and getting smaller kids out can really burn some of their energy too. Continue reading
The Smoky Mountains are an extremely popular destination for weddings. The beautiful scenery and the abundance of entertainment for wedding guests make the smoky Mountains a great destination for weddings. Couples from all over the world come to the Smoky Mountains to pledge their love to each other. The incredible views alone are a huge reason for weddings to be held in the Smoky Mountains.
With few days of respite from the blazing heat in summer, planning a trip to the Smoky Mountains to enjoy the soon blazing colors of fall is a great way to get ready for the cooler days ahead. The intoxicating blend of red, orange, and yellow leaves is the perfect backdrop for a fun family hike or a romantic stroll through one of the most beautiful parks in the world.
Even Ducks Cause Traffic to Backup in Gatlinburg!
Traffic in Gatlinburg can be extremely frustrating at times. Our little city was built to be quaint and charming. Because the Parkway was built for pedestrians, it isn’t exactly driver friendly. The speed limits are low and the traffic lights and pedestrian crossings are plenty. The traffic in Gatlinburg can cause hours of waiting during our peak seasons, but there are ways around it. Continue reading
- Order a free Gatlinburg Vacation Guide – This vacation guide will help you plan your next vacation in Gatlinburg, TN. The guide is full of helpful information for planning a Gatlinburg vacation including lists for Gatlinburg cabin rentals, restaurants, attractions, directions, events, entertainment, art galleries, shops, and wedding chapels. You can request that the guide be mailed to you or you can download the guide from the Gatlinburg.com website. Continue reading
Mix up your Memorial Day plans and take a trip to Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge. Both cities offer plenty of indoor and outdoor activities for you to enjoy while celebrating Memorial Day. Make it a three day weekend and head to the Smokies for some relaxation and memories. Whether you want to be close to downtown, up in the mountains or by the water we have a cabin for you.