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Everything You Need to Know About Riding the Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway

When it comes to the perfect way to experience the Smoky Mountains, there is nothing like a ride on the Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway! This iconic cable car ride takes guests on a scenic 2.1 mile journey from downtown Gatlinburg to the Ober Gatlinburg amusement park and ski area. While soaring 11,000 feet above Gatlinburg, there…

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Top 4 Reasons You Need To Visit the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community

One of the awesome things about staying at Chalet Village is you are just minutes away from the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community, which features more than 100 artists and craftsmen! The community is actually the largest independent organization of artisans in the country and is a living, breathing tribute to the history of Tennessee….

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Top 5 Places with Live Music in Gatlinburg You Will Love

If you’re looking for places offering live music performances the next time you’re in the Smokies, you’re in luck! From popular restaurants to distilleries, there are a variety of spots for you to kick back and listen to some tunes. To help you plan for a fantastic trip, here are 5 of the top places…

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Top 7 Restaurants in Gatlinburg Where You Should Have Lunch

With the many restaurants around Gatlinburg, choosing where to eat for lunch can be a very hard choice. From fresh seafood to barbeque, Gatlinburg has the best variety for lunch than you can imagine. We’ve got you covered with the top 7 restaurants in Gatlinburg where you should have lunch: 1. Delauder’s BBQ You’ll find…

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4 Trails Where You Should Go Hiking Near Gatlinburg

When you visit the Smoky Mountains, you may want to one of the most popular activities in the park: hiking! With over 800 miles of hiking trails throughout the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you definitely have plenty of trails to choose from! Staying in one of our cabins puts you close to trails where…

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Top 4 Bars in Gatlinburg Where You Should Grab a Drink

After a long day of walking around downtown or hiking in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, you want to relax by going out and having a drink with your friends! There are plenty of restaurants where you can order a drink from their bar, but why don’t you go to one of the bars…

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3 Things Guests Love About Our Gatlinburg Cabins with Pools

Who doesn’t love relaxing by the pool on vacation? Instead of paying to wait in lines at water parks, come stay at one of our cabins and take advantage of our pristine pools! No matter what time of year you’ve planned your trip, we have a cabin and a pool waiting for you. Here are…

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Top 4 Reasons to Visit Rowdy Bear Mountain On Your Vacation

Want to do something different on your next trip? You should go to Rowdy Bear Mountain, where you can ride a gravity propelled alpine coaster or experience the sensation of flight on a suspended coaster! These action-packed attractions are not only fun for the whole family but offer tremendous views of the Great Smoky Mountains!…

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