You want to do all kinds of fun things when you visit the Smokies. You also want to enjoy the mountains, so why not do both? There are so many attractions in Gatlinburg where you will find a great view of the mountains. You’ll want to visit all of them on your next trip! Check out the top 4 attractions in Gatlinburg with beautiful mountain views:
1. Gatlinburg SkyLift Park
Gatlinburg SkyLift Park is a great place to go when you want to see the mountains and do something fun at the same time. You’ll ride to the top of Crockett Mountain on the chair lift, and then get off on the SkyDeck. Once you’re on the deck, you can walk around and enjoy incredible mountain views. Take pictures in designated spots or rest and relax on the benches and chairs. For a little more thrill, walk across the SkyBridge, which has glass panels in the middle of the bridge that look down into the forest below. If you find yourself in need of a drink or snack, there’s a bar in the upper level of the SkyCenter. Don’t forget to browse through the gift shop!
2. Gatlinburg Space Needle
The Gatlinburg Space Needle is another great attraction in Gatlinburg with mountain views. Ride to the top of the tower in a glass elevator, where you’ll get even more views as you make your way to the top. When you’re 400 feet in the air on the observation deck, you’ll be able to walk around the entire deck. Look down into downtown Gatlinburg and look out to see the Smoky Mountains! Going up to the Gatlinburg Space Needle at night is a really cool experience too. Once you’re done exploring, head back down and grab a slice of pizza and play in the arcade!
Anakeesta is a great place to have some fun and see beautiful mountain views. You can get to the top on the chair lift or a Ridge Rambler jeep that takes you on a small tour to the top. Firefly Village has a ton of shops you can walk through and shop in. There’s also plenty of places to grab a snack, including the Clifftop Bar and Beaver Tail. If you just want to sit back and relax, grab one of the rocking chairs that sits right in front of the beautiful mountain views. You can even ride the mountain coaster or race down the mountainside with friends and family in the duel ziplines. Everyone will have fun at Anakeesta while enjoying the mountain views.
4. Ober Gatlinburg
If you start in downtown Gatlinburg, you can ride to Ober Gatlinburg on the Aerial Tram. As you ride the Aerial Tram, you will go up towards the mountain on a 2-mile ride. Along the ride, you will have incredible mountain views to enjoy. Once you reach this attraction in Gatlinburg, you’ll still have beautiful mountain views, especially when you ski or snowboard down the hills.
There are so many attractions in Gatlinburg where you can enjoy mountain views. Since you have an idea of what you will do when you come to Gatlinburg, now you just need a place to stay. Look at our Gatlinburg condos and book one today!