Fresh air, mountain views and entertainment to boot -- the Great Smoky Mountains are calling you and your best girlfriends for a vacation to brag about for years to come. Open up Instagram and get ready to show the world just how much fun Tennessee’s mountains can be.
Here are 4 amazing ways to spend your time in the Great Smoky Mountains on an unrivaled girlfriends getaway:
Steals and Deals - There’s no shortage of shopping in the Great Smoky Mountains and the charming town of Sevierville, Tennessee, home of Dolly Parton. Score major bargains at Tanger Outlets Sevierville’s 120 high-end stores, discover a treasure at one of several area flea markets (some with 1000 booths!) or check out the area’s plentiful boutiques and galleries with one-of-a-kind items that make perfect souvenirs of your time with the gals. Download the Visit Sevierville coupon book to add even more bang for your buck at Sevierville stores!
Action Packed - Do your girlfriends love a good thrill? The Smokies have plenty of adventures to get the adrenaline pumping. You can zip line to your heart’s content with incredible mountain views at Dubby’s Adventure Park or take on the highest and longest zip lines east of the Mississippi at Foxfire Mountain Adventures. See how fast you can go at the NASCAR SpeedPark and be sure to crown a champion amongst your crew. Hang on tight while whitewater rafting on the Pigeon River or take an ATV trip through the mountains and arrive at some picturesque 360-degree views that will make everyone on Pinterest jealous!
Kick Back - Sometimes, we all need a little pampering and a chance to get off our feet away from the demands of home. Sevierville and the Smokies are the perfect place to relax with just one glance at the mountains vistas enough to send stress far, far away. Area spas nestled in log cabins and rustic facilities, including The Spa at Oak Haven Resort and Utopia Healing Arts Center, offer treatments like pond-side nature massages and ice cream pedicures. Plus, y’all will be hard-pressed to find a more polite and accommodating bunch than Tennesseans. Did you hear someone say “Thank you, ma’am?” Yep!
See It All - Don’t want to miss a thing when you visit the Sevierville area in the Great Smoky Mountains? You don’t have to! Start your planning early on Pinterest and map out your itinerary. Must-do’s include a visit to The Great Smoky Mountains National Park (America’s most visited national park) for hiking, nature tours and an outdoor picnic with your buds, spend a day at Dollywood theme park and take in a show at a local theater. You might even leave a little time for a round of mini-golf at day’s end following a dinner at Dolly’s Dixie Stampede.
No matter how you decide to spend your time in the mountains of Tennessee, you and your girlfriends won’t leave disappointed. Instead you’ll come home with pictures aplenty, laugh-out-loud stories and amazing memories. Find more ideas at www.GirlfriendsGetaways.com and make sure to book early for a great deal on luxurious accommodations. Let the planning begin….