Scenic view of Pigeon Forge Parkway attractions

5 Reasons You Should Plan A Pigeon Forge Getaway Right Now!

Whether you are looking to enjoy a peaceful weekend or a week-long extravaganza, there is no better excuse to get out of town for a few days than a relaxing Pigeon Forge getaway. Not only does this give you a break from school, work, or any other responsibilities you may have, but it gives you a chance to enjoy all of the scenic beauty and fun things to do our area has to offer.

Still not convinced a Pigeon Forge getaway is right for you? Read why we love planning a trip here below!

1. Chance to Get Away

View from some Pigeon Forge cabins near the ParkwayEveryone deserves to have the chance to get away for a couple of days and unwind. This is your chance to leave all of that worry, stress, tension, turmoil and any other negative feeling at home and simply enjoy some time with your friends and loved ones.

You deserve to let go and have fun. No one regrets allowing themselves to enjoy life a little.

All of those worries will be there when you get back, but there is nothing that says you have to spend all of your time focused on them. Take a break. Come to the mountains!

couple driving to a Pigeon Forge getaway2. Short Travel Distance

The best part about planning a Pigeon Forge getaway compared to other travel destinations is that we aren’t too far away. For most people, we are within a day’s drive. For others, we are just a short flight away. This means that by choosing to vacation here, you won’t have to worry about spending too much of your time driving or traveling. Instead, you can spend that time enjoying yourselves and having fun.

With this incredible location, Pigeon Forge is perfect for short trips, long weekends, min-vacations, and any other getaway you can imagine.

3. Relaxing

family relaxing during a Pigeon Forge getawayYou work hard. You do what you are supposed to do, including getting your kids to school, going to work, keeping the house clean and any other responsibilities you may have. So why not reward yourself with a relaxing Pigeon Forge getaway?

Not only does this give you a chance to take a break from any of the stress and obligations you have back home, but it also gives you a chance to unwind and recharge for a little bit. This means that you will be able to return home or to work with a new found smile on your face and a positive attitude.

Besides, with the beautiful scenic views and welcoming cabins and places to stay, you will be hard pressed to find somewhere more relaxing than Pigeon Forge, TN.

Lumber Jack Feud close up4. Tons of Fun Things To Do

If there is one thing Pigeon Forge has, it is a variety of fun and exciting things to do. It doesn’t matter if you want to go hiking, sightseeing, ride roller coasters, catch a dinner show or simply shop until you drop, you will find something that fits your fancy.

The best part is that all of these attractions, shows and stores are located in a centralized location, so you don’t have to drive a long way to enjoy them. It also means that you will be able to fit more into your day. If you are with a group, it will be easier for you all to split up and do your own thing without being separated for the entire day.

To get started mapping out all the fun things you want to do in your next Pigeon Forge getaway, don’t forget to check out our Smoky Mountain Adventure Pass! This pass offers free tickets to several local attractions for each paid night stay with us.

5. Ideal Weather

view of the Smoky Mountains from Pigeon Forge TNWe could not ask for better weather in Pigeon Forge. Our temperatures average between the low 40s and upper 80s, depending on the time of year. This means that our summers are never too hot and our winters are never too cold. It also means that we get to enjoy a pretty warm temperament throughout the year.

Not to mention, we are also one of the few family-friendly travel destinations that get to experience four distinct seasons throughout the year. This means that you can enjoy a new vacation spot each time you visit. Whether you are here to see the wildflowers in the spring, the leaves in the fall, the sun in the summer or the snow in the winter, we can guarantee you will not be disappointed in our weather.

To see what the weather will be like during your Pigeon Forge getaway, click here.

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