Family Vacation in the Smoky Mountains

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Family Vacation in the Smoky Mountains

Taking a family vacation in the Smoky Mountains is a fantastic way to enjoy each other in a gorgeous and fun location. Awesome historic sites, breathtaking national parks, theme parks and more offer activities to capture everyone's interest. Great Smoky Mountain National Park straddles North Carolina and Tennessee, providing a centerpiece to a great family vacation.

Family Vacation in the Smoky Mountains: Top Accommodations

Cabin Gatlinburg
Cabin ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $158
RedAwning
4.5
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House Tennessee
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Tennessee, United States
from $240
Eden Crest Vacation Rentals
4.3
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House Gatlinburg
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $141
Eagle Property Management
4.5
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House Gatlinburg
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $94
Resort Rental Pros
5.0
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House Gatlinburg
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $141
Eagle Property Management
4.5
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House Gatlinburg
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $154
Eagle Property Management
4.2
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House Cosby
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Cosby, Cocke County, Tennessee, United States
from $147
RedAwning
4.9
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House Gatlinburg
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $245
Eden Crest Vacation Rentals
4.2
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Cabin Gatlinburg
Cabin ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $124
RedAwning
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Best Family Destinations in the Smoky Mountains

The Smoky Mountains is an ideal destination for families. There are towns in Tennessee and North Carolina that are family friendly, from accommodations to dining and activities. You can learn about local history together or go on exhilarating rides while enjoying the local hospitality.

  • 1. Pigeon Forge, TN

    Best known as home to Dollywood, there's entertainment for the whole family everywhere you look. Just Dollywood alone is worth the visit, with Jukebox Junction, Dolly Street, and Adventures in Imagination. You can also enjoy live entertainment at the Smoky Mountain Opry and get a unique thrill on the Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster.

  • 2. Gatlinburg, TN

    In Gatlinburg you can take a sky lift to the heights of the Smokies. Or zip line down from one of nine spots. The scenic drive to Roaring Fork offers insights into the Smoky Mountains' heritage before you hike to Grotto Falls where you can explore behind the falling waters.

  • 3. Sevierville, TN

    Discover the cavernous history of Tennessee in Sevierville. At Forbidden Caverns, marvel at the vast cave structures and learn who used them for housing and for hiding. Sevierville is also home to some interesting museums, including the Alcatraz East Crime Museum and BUSH's Visitor Center. That's Bush as in Bush's Best Beans.

  • 4. Ashville, NC

    On the North Carolina side, there's Ashville, featuring plenty of outdoor fun. There's Blue Ridge Parkway, which is ideal for picnics overlooking the Smokies. There's also Looking Glass Falls, which is easily accessible from the road, and Sliding Rock which features a natural water-slide 60 feet into a swimming hole.

Best Places to Stay for Family Vacation in the Smoky Mountains

House Gatlinburg
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Gatlinburg, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $141
Eagle Property Management
4.4
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Cabin Sevierville
Cabin ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Sevierville, Sevier County, Tennessee, United States
from $202
RedAwning
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House Tennessee
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Tennessee, United States
from $180
RedAwning
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