5 Reasons Newlyweds Love Spending Their Honeymoon in the Smoky Mountains
- February 25, 2020
When it comes to the ultimate honeymoon destination, there is no better place than the Smoky Mountains! Whether it is the beauty of the mountains, the relaxing atmosphere or the abundance of exciting things to do, it is no wonder why so many newlyweds come to the Smokies to celebrate their marriage! Here are the top 5 reasons why newlyweds love spending their honeymoon in the Smoky Mountains:
1. Fun Activities for Couples
When you spend your honeymoon in the Smoky Mountains, you can choose to relax, explore the area or do a combination of both! There are all types of fun activities for couples throughout Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, including award-winning shows, amusement parks, miniature golf courses and more! Spend a day at Dollywood where you can hold hands while screaming in delight on a roller coaster or go window shopping at The Island in Pigeon Forge. Of course, you won’t want to miss a scenic hike together through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park!
2. Romantic Places to Stay
The best place to spend your honeymoon in the Smoky Mountains is at our romantic honeymoon cabins! These lovely cabins are situated in special locations where you can fully enjoy the magic of the Smokies. Relax outside on your private deck to listen to the sounds of nature or cuddle up by the soft glow of the fireplace in the evening. One of the highlights is the bubbling hot tub, where you can kick back in the evening underneath thousands of twinkling stars!
3. Honeymoon for All Budgets
After months of wedding planning, your first goal as a married couple may be to save money for a new home or another large purchase. Therefore, you will be happy to know that the Smoky Mountains offer a wonderful honeymoon for all budgets! While there are plenty of attractions, shows, restaurants and shops throughout the Smokies, you can spend as little or as much as you want! You will find that the Smoky Mountains are a much more affordable honeymoon destination than a beach resort or other options!
4. Unique Photo Opportunities
We are sure that you will want to take tons of photos during your honeymoon, so rest assured that there is nothing more picturesque than the Smoky Mountains! There are tons of unique photo opportunities throughout the Smokies where you can take excellent selfies and pictures of each other! For some awesome aerial photos of the mountains, head to the top of the Gatlinburg Space Needle, walk across the Gatlinburg SkyBridge or take the Aerial Tramway to Ober Gatlinburg! Spring is one of the most popular times to get married in the Smoky Mountains because of the beautiful weather and incredible views!
5. Charming Restaurants
When you want to enjoy a romantic meal with your sweetheart, there are plenty of charming restaurant options in the Smokies! Whether you prefer steak, seafood or southern barbeque, there is something for everyone in the Smoky Mountains. If you are in Pigeon Forge, try the Bullfish Grill, Gaucho Urbano Brazilian Steakhouse or Johnny Carino’s. Some of the romantic dining options in Gatlinburg include the Melting Pot, Peddler Steakhouse and the Cherokee Grill.
Check out all of our honeymoon cabins today to make the most of your honeymoon in the Smoky Mountains! We look forward to welcoming you to a romantic Smoky Mountain vacation!