Want to explore the Great Smoky Mountains in a new way? You should go on a guided tour! With a sightseeing tour, you’ll be able to learn tons of fascinating information, and you’re guaranteed not to miss out on anything! All of these tours depart just minutes away from our hotel! Here are 3 sightseeing tours in Gatlinburg TN you have to try:

1. A Walk in the Woods

smoky mountains in the summerIf you are looking for a unique adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains or want a peaceful encounter with nature at its finest, join one of the tours at A Walk in the Woods! This full range tour guide service is dedicated to making your time in the Smokies as wonderful as possible and emphasizes the teaching of natural history. The tour guides are experts in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, wild animals and their habitats, local human history, and more. There are plenty of tour options available, so you can explore breathtaking vistas, majestic ancient forests, spectacular waterfalls, crystal clear mountain streams, old home sites, and even graveyards! A Walk in the Woods has been providing memorable guide services since 1998 and is dedicated to raising environmental awareness through direct and positive experiences with nature.

2. Smoky Mountain Guides

Smoky Mountain Guides is another one of the best sightseeing tours in Gatlinburg TN. It was founded to promote unique small group trips and adventures. Whether you choose to take a 3-hour auto tour of the Smoky Mountains or go on a full day hiking trip, the goal of Smoky Mountain Guides is to be the “finest guiding company in the southeast.” All of the trip leaders have years of experience leading and planning trips. Going on a tour with Smoky Mountain Guides is the perfect opportunity to embrace the local mountain heritage and experience an exciting escape from your day-to-day life! While you can sign up for traditional sightseeing tours, you can also sign up for specialty tours such as Adventure Photography Tours, Leafchaser Tours, Fly Fishing Tours, and Synchronized Lightning Bugs Tours!

3. Pink Adventure Tours

smoky mountain black bearPink Adventure Tours are already famous for their incredible tours in Sedona, Las Vegas, and the Grand Canyon! Now, you can take a pink jeep tour in the Smoky Mountains! While the tours depart just north of town in Pigeon Forge, you can choose Smoky Mountain tours that travel to popular destinations such as Newfound Gap, Foothills Parkway, Roaring Fork Nature Trail, and Oconaluftee Farm. During your narrated tour, you will learn about history, geology, native plants, and wildlife from one of the certified tour guides at Pink Adventure Tours. All of the tours end with a thrilling 4×4 off road adventure!

If you love learning about the history of an area you’re visiting, you have to go on a guided tour in the Great Smoky Mountains. Everyone will love going on these best sightseeing tours in Gatlinburg TN. If you want to know what else you should do when you stay with us, check out more things to do in Gatlinburg.