Gatlinburg and Area in 2022

Cabins of the Great Smoky Mountains


Gatlinburg, Tennessee is thriving and full of activity.  With over 14 million visitors to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, travelers have been enjoying all that Gatlinburg offers.  Since the 2016 fires, many new businesses have sprouted and the Park has shown great signs of recovery.  Gatlinburg, Tennessee is an excellent destination for a vacation for anyone who enjoys the mountains.  As a gateway to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, the town is filled with vacation rentals and unique shopping, dining, and attractions.

Anakeesta Theme ParkAnakeesta is one of the city’s newest popular attractions.  Play, Shop, Eat and Relax at Anakeesta. Anakeesta is located in the center of Gatlinburg.  Use downtown parking garages and park and enjoy Anakeesta, Ripley’s Aquarium, and more. A stroll down Gatlinburg’s downtown is full of entertainment and shopping fun. Anakeesta will provide unsurpassed views of the beauty of the Smokies and beautiful Gatlinburg, Tennessee surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.


Pigeon Forge, Wears Valley, Cosby, and Townsend are also highly visited areas of the Smoky Mountains. You will find shopping and theaters in Pigeon Forge at the Mountain Mile, The Island, and Walden’s Landing.  Each is a unique area that provides fun shopping, dining, and amusements and is great fun to visit.


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