Sevierville is a beautiful holiday destination tucked away in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. It is one of the oldest and largest cities in the state and has plenty of historic attractions. There are many opportunities for outdoor activities from your base in a cosy log cabin holiday rental in Sevierville.
Explore the area around the East Fork of the Little Pigeon River on foot, bicycle or on a scenic drive. Discover old log cabins which were home to the early settlers along with historic mills, churches and covered bridges. Fishing is a popular activity for those based in Sevierville holiday rentals. Take a ride up the mountainside on the Ober-Gatlinburg aerial tramway for breathtaking views and sample the locally made taffy and fudge which make great souvenirs. In May Sevierville hosts the Bloomin' BBQ and Bluegrass Festival which is part of the Smoky Mountain Springfest. Sevierville offers year-round sporting events including baseball at Smokies Park. NASCAR fans will enjoy racing events, bumper cars, climbing walls and more at the NASCAR Speed Park.
Pigeon Forge, home of Dolly Parton's Dollywood Theme Park and Dixie Stampede Dinner Show, is just a short drive from Sevierville holiday rentals. Pigeon Forge is packed with neon-lit attractions and discount shopping opportunities in the many strip malls along the main highway. In total contrast, drive through scenic Newfound Gap in the Smoky Mountains National Park to the charming town of Cherokee where Indian Chiefs pose for photographs beside their handicraft stalls. The riverside is lined with artist's stalls, crafts and antiques along with life-size painted grizzly bear figures. Gatlinburg has some excellent shopping, restaurants and attractions including the Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies and the Gatlinburg Space Needle.
Holiday rentals in Sevierville enjoy hot sunny summers and chilly winters with plenty of snow. The summer months have average highs of 88°F (31°C) and the winter months have highs of around 46°F (8°C) with freezing temperatures overnight. Snow is likely in winter, particularly at higher elevations.
The nearest major airport to Sevierville holiday rentals is Charlotte-Douglas International (CLT) Airport which is about 200 miles away by car along the I-40/US74. It has regular flights from all over the world with Delta, US Airways and Continental Airlines. Other international airports in the area are Hartsfield-Jackson International (ATL) Airport at Atlanta, 212 miles away, and Nashville (BNA) Airport a little further away. Connections can be made to McGhee Tyson (TYS) Regional Airport which is 31 miles away at Knoxville. A car is required to reach this lovely area and for exploring the surrounding countryside.