I would love to see the Great Smoky Mountains in person, but everything in Gatlinburg is way too expensive! If you’ve ever found yourself thinking the same, let us shed a light on savings with our best FREE things in Gatlinburg! We get it: vacation costs add up. Between finding a place to stay, travel costs, going out to eat, souvenirs, and attractions, cash can run short on a mountain getaway. Thankfully, we have budget-friendly cabins that won’t break the bank, and Gatlinburg, Sevierville, and Pigeon Forge have family-friendly activities, attractions, shops, and even restaurants to fit almost any budget.