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Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
December 3, 2013

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Planning the ultimate Smoky Mountain vacation this holiday season for you and your loved ones to enjoy? To help families make sure that they get the most out of their family vacation, we at Timber Tops Luxury Cabin Rentals have put together a list of the top three attractions in Gatlinburg that are perfect for families traveling with children. You can spend the day testing your mini golf skills, be mesmerized by an exciting mentalist or win the ultimate prize all inside one of the most exciting towns in the Smokies.

Space Needle

Whether you plan on experiencing the scenic Smoky Mountain views from way up high at the top of the Gatlinburg Space Needle or your family enjoys spending quality time a little closer to the ground, there are tons of exciting things to do at this thrilling Gatlinburg attraction. Home to one of the largest arcades in the Smokies, as well as Gatlinburg’s very own mentalist Bill Gladwell, visitors to the Space Needle are sure to leave with a smile on their face!

Ober Gatlinburg

Experience Smoky Mountain fun like never before at Ober Gatlinburg. Here guests can choose whether they want to ski, snowboard or tube down the side of the mountain. The only ski resort in Tennessee, visitors to Ober Gatlinburg will also enjoy the ability to spend time ice skating, visiting the wildlife exhibit, or experiencing a delicious meal at Ober’s very own restaurant. Access to snowy attraction in Gatlinburg can be made either by driving and parking at the resort, or by enjoying a scenic ride on the Aerial Tramway.

Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg

From exotic fish to playful otters, there is always an exciting new creature to discover at the Gatlinburg aquarium. Perfect for kids of all ages, this attraction in Gatlinburg is sure to put a smile on any of your family member’s faces. To make your visit extra special, be sure to check out the Penguin Painting Experience. You and your family will be able to spend the day playing with the friendly penguins as their paint you a special picture to take home to remember your experience by.

Want to know what else you can do with kids in the Smokies? Here are some fun things to do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge with kids!

Looking for a nice and relaxing place to stay after spending the day exploring one of these thrilling attractions in Gatlinburg? Timber Tops Luxury Cabin Rentals is proud to invite you and your family to come and unwind inside one of our spacious Gatlinburg cabins. Just minutes from the Parkway, these secluded mountain getaways are just what any family needs to turn their next Smoky Mountain vacation from good to great. To begin reserving your next stay today, give us a call at 1-800-266-1066.

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