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Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it, so it’s time to start planning a romantic getaway for your sweetheart. What could be better than escaping to the Smoky Mountains and spending a weekend side by side with the one you love? There are so many ways to celebrate your love for one another while you’re here. At Visit My Smokies, we’ve put together a list of some of the most romantic things to do to help you plan the perfect getaway. Check out some of the most romantic things to do in the Smoky Mountains for Valentine’s Day:
Go Wine Tasting on the Rocky Top Wine Trail
What’s more romantic than sipping wine with the one you love? Embark on the wine tasting journey of your dreams on the Rocky Top Wine Trail. The Rocky Top Wine Trail is in the heart of the Smoky Mountains. It includes Hillside Winery, Mountain Valley Winery, Sugarland Cellars Winery and more. There are five wineries and one local distillery total on the trail, offering more than 70 varieties of wine to sample. When you finish the tour, you and your special someone will receive two free gifts!
Ride the Gatlinburg SkyLift
Cuddle up beside your significant other and enjoy incredible views of the Smoky Mountains from the Gatlinburg SkyLift. The skylift offers panoramic views of the Great Smoky Mountains and the town of Gatlinburg. There are perfect opportunities for pictures, so make sure to capture the moment to remember it forever.
Go Ice Skating
Hold hands as you skate across the ice, laughing the evening away. Ice skating is perfect for Valentine’s Day. Head to Ober Gatlinburg to skate on a huge indoor ice rink! You’re in for the time of your lives. After having an amazing time on the rink, visit the Shops at Ober in the mall and buy each other something sweet!
Share a Couple’s Massage
If you’re looking for ultimate relaxation on Valentine’s Day, try a couple’s massage! Forget about all the worries and stress and just enjoy the time to relax with your significant other. Choose a couple’s massage with a fireplace in the room to make it extra cozy! After spending the afternoon next to the one you love, you’ll feel refreshed and ready for a night full of fun!
Enjoy a Romantic Dinner
End your Valentine’s Day enjoying a delicious meal in one of the many romantic restaurants in the Smoky Mountains. Share an amazing dinner and even better conversation for an evening you’ll never forget. Try the Peddler Steakhouse in Gatlinburg for a unique, fine dining experience you’ll both love. The menu features everything from steak and stuffed shrimp to delicious desserts! Another romantic dining option is the Park Grill in Gatlinburg, which offers a true taste of the Smokies in a rustic mountain lodge setting.
Spend the Night in a Cabin
Our area has plenty of beautiful, romantic Smoky Mountain cabins that are perfect for Valentine’s Day. Escape to your private cabin with the one you love and enjoy all the luxuries the Smoky Mountains have to offer. Relax in the hot tub with each other, surrounded by gorgeous mountain views, or cook a romantic dinner in the full kitchen. End the evening curled up in front of the fire sipping hot chocolate and sharing your favorite memories of your time together.
The Smokies are the perfect romantic getaway for Valentine’s Day. You and your sweetheart will love experiencing all the things to do in the Smoky Mountains and making memories together that will last a lifetime. Start planning your trip to the Smoky Mountains and make this Valentine’s Day special!