Tennessee Whitewater Rafting | A Thrill Like No Other

People whitewater rafting on a Tennessee river near Gatlinburg.

With so many things to do and see in Gatlinburg, deciding which adventures to check out during your next stay at The Park Vista can be hard. If you love an adrenaline rush, there are countless ways to get your heart racing. For a thrilling outing that showcases the beauty of the Smoky Mountains region, […]

Where to Get the Best Pizza in Gatlinburg

A mom and daughter eating pizza at one of the best spots in Gatlinburg.

No matter what adventures fill your itinerary, you’re sure to work up an appetite. Luckily for guests at The Park Vista, delicious dining is right at your fingertips. Our Gatlinburg hotel has several exceptional restaurants serving incredible American cuisine. However, if you can’t wait until you return to our hotel to eat, there are plenty […]

Thrilling Rides & More | A Guide to Anakeesta

A woman getting ready to go down the zipline, one of the rides at Anakeesta.

From exploring unique things to do to enjoying holiday festivities, there’s no shortage of adventures to enjoy year-round in Gatlinburg. Whether planning a vacation with friends or family, the Tennessee town is known for leaving a lasting impression on all who visit. One of the first things you need to do when planning your next […]

A Festive Lineup | Gatlinburg Christmas & Holiday Events

Light displays in Gatlinburg that are part of the Christmas celebrations.

The holiday season is one of the most magical times of the year, but who says you have to stay home for it? Make this year’s celebrations extra special by planning a memorable family vacation. For a winter wonderland destination that’s not too cold, pack your bags and head to The Park Vista. Our hotel […]

Snow Tubing & More | Everything to Do at Ober Mountain

A group of people snow tubing at Ober Mountain.

One of the best things about Gatlinburg is the variety of activities and attractions found here. The popular Tennessee town is home to challenging mini-golf courses, unique things to do, and one of the most visited national parks in the country. There is one attraction every visitor to The Park Vista needs to explore at […]

Off the Beaten Path | Unique Things to Do in Gatlinburg

The view of a treetop walk, one of the unique things to do in Gatlinburg.

When you think of Gatlinburg, you probably think of things like the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, world-class distilleries, and breathtaking scenery. However, there is so much more to this Tennessee town for you to discover. Guests at The Park Vista are not only close to popular activities, but you’ll also be close to some […]

Surround Yourself in Stunning Tennessee Fall Foliage

A Tennessee roadway surrounded by fall foliage.

When the crowds of summer have returned home, Gatlinburg takes on a whole new atmosphere. Not only can you enjoy some of the top attractions without as much competition, but the landscape takes on a whole new color scheme. Now is the perfect time to book your stay at The Park Vista to experience the […]

See If You Can Beat the Obstacles at a Gatlinburg Mini-Golf Course

A kid playing mini golf at at Gatlinburg course.

The beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains is all around you when vacationing in Gatlinburg. From taking in the views of the mountains from the comfort of The Park Vista to spending time in the national park, there is no shortage of ways to explore the natural beauty of East Tennessee. However, outdoor adventures aren’t […]

Hiking & More | What to Do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

A person hiking in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

For anyone staying at The Park Vista, certain activities are a must-experience. This includes things like riding the Gatlinburg trolley or checking out local distilleries. However, something that should be on the top of any itinerary, especially if you have any outdoor enthusiasts in your group, is visiting the nearby national park. Great Smoky Mountains […]

Make Getting a Round a Breeze with the Gatlinburg Trolley

The Gatlinburg Trolley driving along its route.

Near the Great Smoky Mountains is a charming town filled with countless things to do and see. If you’re looking for a vacation destination home to outdoor adventures, memorable attractions, and delicious restaurants, look no further than Gatlinburg and The Park Vista. Our cozy hotel puts you close to some of the best things this […]

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