Located in eastern Tennessee, within a day’s drive of two-thirds of the US population, Pigeon Forge welcomes more than 11 million tourists each year, with the breathtaking beauty of the Smoky Mountains just around the corner. from the corner, is certainly an experience to behold. A bonus to its scenic beauty and southern hospitality is the abundance of exciting activities for visitors of all ages. There is so much to see and do here that the city’s official motto is “Action Packed Pigeon Forge(TM).
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is, of course, one of the area’s biggest draws. A wilderness of half a million acres of mountainous terrain that borders eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina, this national park offers a variety of activities for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. From whitewater rafting to hiking and fly fishing, you’ll never run out of outdoor activities. You’ll also find some of the most incredible photo opportunities in the country!
In addition to its impressive beauty, you will find first-class entertainment. Shows ranging from music and comedy to magic, mystery and stunts can be found in Pigeon Forge. The area even boasts more than 50 family attractions. Museums, water parks, miniature golf courses, and arcades are just a few examples. Oh, and let’s not forget Dollywood theme park and the Dixie Stampede!
If you like to shop and love to eat, then Pigeon Forge will be for you! With six malls containing more than 200 stores and more than 140 specialty and craft stores, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ‘shop ’til you drop’. Did you work up an appetite? Then you are in luck, because in the restaurants in the area there is a wide gastronomic offer to choose from!
After all the activities and excitement, it’s nice to know you’ll have a place to rest your head at the end of the day. Not only can the city accommodate more than 58,000 guests each night, but more than 600 of its lodging properties are cabins, cabins, or condos with amenities (and luxuries) ranging from pool tables and hot tubs to flat-screen TVs. If camping is more your thing, you’ll be pleased with the more than 15 campsites to choose from.
No matter where you choose to stay or what your activity or dining preference is, one thing is for sure, you’ll have enough memories to last a lifetime in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee!