Situated beside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which is ninety-five per cent forest with streams, waterfalls, flora and fauna, Pigeon Forge is a superb holiday destination. You don't have to spend a fortune on expensive hotel rooms: instead, why not rent a roomy apartment or a cosy cabin with a fully equipped kitchen? Self-catering accommodation is the low-cost alternative that leaves you with more money to spend on activities in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
If you love musical shows and rides, Dollywood is the place for you, whereas Wonderworks is an unusual interactive upside-down attraction. At the Titanic Museum, you can sit in a lifeboat, walk up the grand staircase, take the helm and follow commands. Smoky Mountain adventures are ideal for lovers of outdoor activities, as they include whitewater rafting, mountain biking and rock climbing. Why not take a day trip to Cades Cove, about thirty miles from Pigeon Forge in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park? There you can enjoy the scenic Abrams Falls and follow a nature trail. Elvis fans must not miss the Elvis Museum, a small private collection that includes costumes, jewellery, photographs and three cars. Smoky Mountain Car Museum has a jump bike that belonged to Evil Knievel as well as vintage cars, but it is only open from April until October.
The Track Family Recreation Center has bumper rides and go-karting as well as the Kids Country area for children under eight. If you are looking for a round of miniature golf, try Tree House Golf and Games or Ripley's Old Mac Donald's Farm. At the Dinosaur Walk Museum you will come face to face with life-size sculptures, including one of a Tyrannosaurus Rex. When you visit the Titanic Museum, children under eight can have fun in the interactive Tot-Titanic Play-and-Learn Room. If your family loves water adventure parks, head for Dollywood's Splash Country where you will find over thirty slides, a wave pool and a lazy river, as well as play areas for children.
Pigeon Forge is a great centre for fun-filled holidays and within easy reach of the mountains for those who love nature. Whether you prefer a spacious flat in Pigeon Forge itself or a holiday villa or cabin with the national park on your doorstep, take a look at our range of accommodation. Renting is a great way to save money on hotels, and self-catering means more independence too. Before you book, have a look at our user reviews. You and your family are bound to have a wonderful time at Pigeon Forge, and we can help to make it a memorable holiday for you.