Planning your next vacation? Why not venture to nearby Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, Tennessee. These cities are located within a days drive of most people in the US. They offer great family fun and true Southern hospitality. You will find amazing theater shows and great family restaurants. This area is home to Dollywood which is a must see while visiting the area. One show that will keep you laughing all night is The Comedy Barn in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
Tennessee is a beautiful state with lush green valleys and the Smoky Mountains (in Sevier County)in the east. Visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park while in Gatlinburg. You can find many hiking trails with incredible views. See waterfalls in the park and wildlife...but be careful and keep your distance from the black bears. Also, don't miss the Cades Cove area. You will find examples of early settler life on this ten mile loop accessible by car or bike.
There are many lodging choices for this area. Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville offer many fine hotels and motels with very competitive rates. There are also condos in the area offering a more complete amenities list. But don't count out an experience in a Pigeon Forge rental cabin. These cabins are located close to the action but offer more quite settings with mountain views.