Come visit us this summer and see why Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are two of the best cities for a family vacation. Here are the top 5 must-visit places in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge guaranteed to make your summer vacation memorable.
A popular destination year-round, especially in the summer. Fun, adventure and a quality family time await you this summer at the Ober Ski Resort and Amusement park. Activities include mini-golf, wildlife encounters, mountain coaster, alpine slide, aerial tramway, scenic chairlift, water rides, carousel, arcade, summer tubing, rock climbing wall, chair swings, ice skating, ice bumper cars, climbing rock wall, water rides, and a kiddie land with rides and a maze challenge.
A place where people of all ages can discover nature and family entertainment, Anakeesta is perched among the treetops at the summit of Anakeesta Mountain
Activities: Chondola, zipline, mountain coaster, treehouse playground, tree canopy walk, gem mining, Firefly Village shopping, live music and restaurants.
Ranked among the Top 10 Amusement Parks in the World by TripAdvisor, here you'll find a 35-acre water park, rides, games, the Dollywood Express train, thrill-seeking roller coasters, live music, eagle sanctuary & shows, and their newest expansion Wildwood Grove. With hundreds of thrilling attractions and rides, you might have a difficult time fitting it all in. The park hosts multiple festivals throughout the year and summer is no exception with its famous 4th of July fireworks display.
A perfect playground for zipline lovers. Soar above The Smokies as you are escorted through a 7-line zipline adventure and navigate across three rope bridges. This adventure lets you witness some of the most captivating lush green panoramic views of Pigeon Forge and The Great Smoky Mountains. Tandem ziplining for children 3 years old and up is also available.
Become a kid again while spending an afternoon at the FunStop Family Action Park, a circus-themed amusement park with more than 18 attractions including 4 fast go-kart tracks, 7 thrill rides, 9 family rides, 2 mini-golf courses, a carousel, and an indoor arcade.