Gatlinburg, home to just under 4,000 citizens is visited by 10 million tourists each year — making this quaint mountain town one of the top most visited locations in the country. Gatlinburg’s charming downtown area, alone, is lined with quaint shops, family-friendly attractions, and an array of restaurants, providing a warm and inviting atmosphere for tourists. With attractions ranging from thrill rides to scenic viewpoints, the city attracts both thrill seekers and nature lovers, old and young.
Gatlinburg is also a hub of outdoor adventures, with opportunities for whitewater rafting, ziplining, and scenic helicopter tours, catering to thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike. Take a ride to the top of the Gatlinburg Space Needle, stay active skiing a few runs at Ober Gatlinburg, visit the number one aquarium in the country, or head into the National Park for a relaxing day. These options are only the beginning! The only limitation to your Gatlinburg vacation is your imagination. Whether you’re looking for an action-packed week filled with attractions or simply wanting to enjoy a beautiful hiking trail and waterfall, Gatlinburg truly has it all!