Whether you are looking for the perfect date spot or just a spot to meditate, the Smoky Mountains offer the most stunning views and environment. Hikers and campers alike spend night roasting marshmallows, singing campfire songs, and enjoying the mountains with family and friends. The Smoky Mountains not only offer stunning views but memories that will last a lifetime.
From modern Southern attractions to peaceful forest walks, Smoky Mountains offer a variety of day to day activities for any member budget friendly couple. Also, the Mountains provide the Honeymoon Travel Guide, offered by Visit My Smokies, and shows every romantic spot to drop by in Sevierville, Gatlinburg, and Pigeon Forge.
Luxury and Relaxation
The Rocky Top Wine Trail not only displays five wineries through twelve miles of road but offers sightseeing along the trail as well. Just sit back, relax, and immerse yourself in the four-hour tour along with a complimentary wine glass and tee shirt. But, it’s not all about drinking, along the tour you will learn the history and culture of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg as well.
Spending Valentine’s Day in The Smokies this year? Get ready to treat yourself to a Swedish couples massage at Quiet Reflections Massage in Gatlinburg. You can enjoy either a 60 or 90 minute Swedish-style relaxation. There’s a 100% chance you’ll be leaving happy and relaxed.
Fun Day Out
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
With over 10,000 sea creatures on display at Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg, TN, this is your one-stop trip for ocean lovers. Especially with over 350 different species of water dwellers, it’s unbelievable to think how they got them all in there!
Hollywood Star Cars Museum
For car loving husbands, you are going to want to spend an all day tour here. The Hollywood Star Cars Museum offers some of the most iconic cars on movies and TV throughout the past 5 decades. From the 1960’s Batmobile to the 1950’s Beach Boys Thunderbird, every piece is a priceless gem and has endless history behind it.
Gatlinburg Sky Lift
From 1800 feet, the Gatlinburg Sky Lift offers amazing views and breathtaking sunsets. Operating from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, 7 days a week, visitors will find themselves on an astonishing trip of mountain views and fresh air. At the top, feel free to stop by the photo shop for a souvenir of your trip as well as take pictures of the beautiful view. If you aren’t too favorable of heights, you might have to make an exception for this worthy adventure.
Gatlinburg Space Needle
Rise to over 400 feet encased in a glass elevator to take in the stunning views of the Smoky Mountains. This 360-degree view is one of a kind experience for vacationers and honeymooners alike.
Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook
For a breathtaking view of the Smoky Mountains, there is no better place than the Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook. Breathe in that fresh mountain air and take in the scenery. This site also offers great views of the whole city of Gatlinburg. Snap a few photos or simply enjoy the beauty of the area.
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Located right in downtown Gatlinburg is the Sugarlands Distilling Company. You and your significant other will be able to get a behind the scenes look at the barn-style distillery process and learn how they make their authentic moonshine. Don’t worry, they do offer a guided tasting too. They even have a stage where they offer free concerts and shows. You and your sweetheart will not be disappointed.
Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine
For a true taste of Tennessee, you won’t want to miss the Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine brewery. This is the first licensed moonshine distillery in TN. As soon as you and your partner walk through the front door, you will be able to smell the moonshine being made. Take a tour and discover the distillation process from start to finish. After the tour, you will even be able to taste the delicious moonshine. Try unique flavors like Apple Pie, Blackberry, and Moonshine Cherries. And of course, you can take some home with you, even special flavors that aren’t regularly sold in stores!
For the Adventurers
If you are traveling to Gatlinburg, you, of course, will not want to miss a visit to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. When hiking through Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you won’t want to miss the historical home locations or the beautiful waterfalls. Snuggle up with your significant other for a nice picnic and enjoy the scenery. As far as romantic things to do in Gatlinburg go, visiting the Smoky Mountains may be the best.
The Ober Gatlinburg Amusement Park & Ski Area is a fantastic ski resort in the wintertime, but they also have amazing activities for the rest of the year, too. The indoor ice rink is one of their most popular and most fun attractions. Prepare for a romantic evening of holding hands and gliding around on the ice. Tickets cost only $9 per person for skate rental and three hours of ice skating fun.
Whitewater Kayaking and Rafting
For adventurous couples, whitewater rafting is a super romantic vacation activity. Plus, the Smokies offer some of the best whitewater rafting opportunities in the country. During those warmer months, the summer sun is an ideal inclusion in any romantic rendezvous.
Go Horseback Riding
There is no better way to see the beauty of the Smoky Mountains than on horseback. You and your loved one can ride through nature and see sights that are often not seen on walking and auto tours. No horseback riding experience? No worries! Experienced guides will be with you the whole time making sure you are safe. You can even choose the length of your ride, which can range from 30 minutes to two hours.