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Gatlinburg overview

Gatlinburg is a friendly locale distinct for its natural features and riverfront, and known for its aquarium and shops. You'll enjoy outdoor areas for hiking and walking. Families will find plenty of fun at Dollywood and Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. Make it a point to see sights like Fannie Farkle's Family Fun Parlor and Earthquake the Ride. Gatlinburg is a family-friendly destination while offering something for everyone.

Where to stay in Gatlinburg

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Gatlinburg has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Gatlinburg with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Gatlinburg hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Gatlinburg hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Gatlinburg

Fly in to Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), 27.3 mi (44 km) from downtown Gatlinburg.

What to see around Gatlinburg

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Sugarlands Valley Nature Trail
  • • Laurel Falls
  • • Chimney Tops
  • • Mount LeConte
  • • Metcalf Bottoms Trail
Known for its aquarium, the area's family-friendly sights include:
  • • Fannie Farkle's Family Fun Parlor
  • • Earthquake the Ride
  • • World of Illusions
  • • Treasure Quest Miniature Golf
  • • Fort Fun
Its mountain views, riverfront, and waterfalls are well known, and favorite spots for nature lovers include:
  • • Mynatt Park
  • • Herbert Holt Park
  • • Baskins Creek Falls
  • • Roaring Fork
  • • Mills Park
For those looking for a souvenir or simply window-shopping, here are some favorite shopping areas to visit:
  • • Mountain Mall
  • • Shops at Carousel Gardens
  • • Pigeon Forge Factory Outlet Mall
  • • Pigeon River Crossing
  • • Tanger Outlets
Some top sights in the area include:
  • • Dollywood
  • • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

When to visit Gatlinburg

Curious about when's the best time to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 67°F day, 25°F night
  • April-June: 89°F day, 39°F night
  • July-September: 90°F day, 51°F night
  • October-December: 78°F day, 26°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 12.17 inches
  • April-June: 12.09 inches
  • July-September: 10.94 inches
  • October-December: 10.00 inches

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