Tennessee October 02, 2017
13 Things To Do In Tennessee When You Thought You’ve Done Everything
Tennessee is full of wondrous experiences, but sometimes, if you’ve been around for a minute, it may feel as though you’ve done it all. We decided to scour the state (and the site!) to find thirteen great things to do when it feels like everything else has been exhausted. From trains to trams to the best hidden restaurants in the state, your next adventure? Is on us.
13. Explore the state from
aboard a train...
The Tennessee Central Railway has quite a few neat trips that crisscross the state, and they're family-friendly, too! Take a look at their schedule to find the right fit for this fall.
12. Wander through this award-winning - usually forgotten -
park in Tennessee. It's beautiful!
Steele Creek Park is located in Bristol, Tennessee, and it's one of the most beautiful hidden gems in the state. Wander the premises if you're looking for a beautiful hike or a picnic, or simply to just enjoy the crisp autumn air.
11. Explore our list of Tennessee's
best hole-in-the-wall restaurants.
Did your favorite hometown eatery make the list...?
10. Would you ever take an
overnight ghost tour...?
You can find the Thomas House Hotel in Boiling Springs, Tennessee, and it is known as one of the most haunted spots in the country. They offer a weekend, overnight ghost hunting tour for those of you with thick enough skin - would YOU do it?
9. Perhaps visit the
most enchanted town in Tennessee - you'll never guess what it is.
It's a beautiful place that's far, far from the draw of city lights. Can you guess?
8. Visit one of the most talked about restaurants in the state -
it's known nationwide!
The Catbird Seat is known for its stunning design, simple, streamlined eating area and high class chefs. It's quite the investment, and you'll need to make reservations a solid moment out, but it's an experience you'll never forget.
7. Check out some of Tennessee's
most iconic landmarks - they never change.
From the bridges to the mountains to the beautiful, expansive farmland of our state, you're sure to find a bit of Tennessee-infused nostalgia when it comes to these stunning spots.
6. Have you ever ridden this INSANE
We have zero words. Only daredevils need apply...
5. Take a road trip and check out the most beautiful places to see the
fall colors in Tennessee.
Tennessee is known for its beautiful autumnal season, and we scoped out the best places to visit to catch the leaves in full color. You may be surprised at a few of them!
4. Check out the view from this
cliffside Tennessee restaurant - it's insane!
McCloud Mountain Restaurant is located in Duff, Tennessee, and offers up dinner with an absolutely-beautiful-you-totally-can't-miss-it-view. Walk the cliffside boardwalk when you're done to truly take in the whole of its beauty.
3. We have a
weekend itinerary that's perfect for antique lovers.
If you haven't been on an antique road trip, now is the time to go. It's pretty amazing to see glimpses of the past as you wander the state.
2. And a
riverboat cruise that will blow your mind.
Hint: this one is NOT in Nashville.
1. Finish up your tour of Tennessee
high above it.
The Ober Gatlinburg Tram is popular amongst locals and tourists alike, and for good reason. You simply won't have a better view of the city anywhere else.
No matter where you go, Tennessee is bound to give you a handful of memories you’ll never forget. Happy exploring!