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You’ll find there are so many exciting things you can do when you visit the Smoky Mountains. One of the best things about visiting this part of East Tennessee is seeing incredible views of the Smokies. Why not do something fun while also getting to see mountain scenery? Check out these Smoky Mountains attractions where you’ll get incredible views of the mountains:
1. Gatlinburg Space Needle
A popular Smoky Mountains attraction where you’ll find beautiful mountain views is the Gatlinburg Space Needle. Once you reach the top of the needle, you can walk around the viewing deck for a 360-degree view of the Smoky Mountains and downtown Gatlinburg. You’ll be able to see the mountain range for a long way, creating a fun experience for everyone.
Take your whole family to Anakeesta where you’ll find something fun for everyone to do! To get to the top of the mountain, you’ll ride the red chondola or a jeep. Once you’re at the top, you can walk around the shops, ride the zipline or the mountain coaster, and eat at the snack shops. You’ll also find incredible views from different vantage points throughout Anakeesta. You’ll be blown away by the beauty of the gardens and the views of the mountains. Everyone will love their time at this great Smoky Mountains attraction!
3. Gatlinburg SkyLift
A tradition for many people, the Gatlinburg SkyLift is one of the things you can’t miss when you visit Gatlinburg. You’ll ride to the top of Crockett Mountain on the bright yellow chairlift. People get off at the SkyDeck, where you can walk around and see the range of mountains from many different perspectives. There’s a cafe and a bar if you’re hungry or thirsty. Test your bravery and see views you’ll never find anywhere else when you walk across the SkyBridge. Half the fun of the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park is all the amazing mountain scenery you’ll be able to take in while you’re there.
4. CLIMB Works
If you love adventure and want to pair it with beautiful views, head to CLIMB Works in Gatlinburg. Choose from a treetop tour or the mountaintop tour to zipline through. The mountaintop tour has dual ziplines where you can race your friends or family down the mountain. You’ll have 360-degree views throughout the entire ziplining adventure. The aerial bridges give you a chance to stop and take in all the beauty you will see.
5. The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel
When you drive through Pigeon Forge, you can’t miss The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel at The Island. Ride in glass gondolas with your friends and family, where you’ll have the opportunity to see the mountains from a unique vantage point. The wheel stands at 200 feet tall, providing you with a view of the mountains you won’t find anywhere else. You’ll have a blast riding on this huge ferris wheel!
You won’t run out of fun Smoky Mountains attractions that provide you with beautiful views of the mountains. Looking for more fun things to do while you’re in town? Check out all these great attractions in the Smokies!