If you're a first time visitor to Great Smoky Mountain National Park, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions near Great Smoky Mountain National Park.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions near Great Smoky Mountain National Park.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"Here is just one option to consider (starting at New Orleans since that seems like a must-see for you): Memphis Nashville Mammoth Cave National Park Great Smoky Mountains National Park Asheville Nags Head Baltimore Lancaster (Pennsylvania) Pocono Mountains New York City If you want to work with a road trip professional to customize a trip tailored to you, consider an inexpensive service like this one: Custom USA Road Trips Happy travels, Crystal, Traveler's Toast" See More
"In Gatlingburg, I recommend Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies for the kids - Dollywood is also nearby." See More
"Shop at Pigeon Forge Factory Outlet Mall or Tanger Outlet Sevierville in Sevierville Visit WonderWorks , “An Amusement Park for the Mind" Race Go-Karts Go fishing in Little Pigeon River Explore Pigeon Forge city parks -Patriot Park Walking Trail and Wear Farm City Park" See More
"I might also go therough Gatlinburg and then go through the Great Smoky Mountains to Cherokee (North Carolina)" See More
"The Smoky Mountains are a solid 3 to 4 hours east of Nashville." See More
"Do you mean in addition to things like Smoky Mountain Opry, or dinner theaters such as Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede which are in Pigeon Forge ?" See More
"They can then head up to Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg for an unlimited amount of activities from Dollywood to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Great Smoky Mountain National Park.
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