Most people tend to go on vacation during this summer time of the year. After all, the warm weather and summer vacation for students makes it the ideal time to get away from it all. In reality, there is also plenty to do in the wintertime as well and if you love the cold weather, you will certainly enjoy a trip to Tennessee. It doesn’t matter where you visit in the state, you will find something enjoyable to do.
One of the things that you will want to do while you are in Tennessee is make a trip to Graceland. It is in Memphis, and it is the former home of Elvis Presley. You are certain to learn a lot about Elvis while you are in Graceland but in the winter time, you will appreciate the area much more. It is quite beautiful to see.
Winterfest is also something that is enjoyable if you are visiting Pigeon Forge. The celebration lasts for 4 months and it doesn’t matter where you look, you are going to see something awesome. Of course, Pigeon Forge is not only known for the winter celebration, it is also known for Dollywood as well. Make sure you include it on your list of things to do.
Many people tend to stay indoors in the wintertime, but when you visit Gatlinburg, you will want to spend some time outside as well. Make sure that you visit the 8 Mile Craft Loop in Gatlinburg, because it is something that just continues to get better each and every time you visit. Of course, you should also make sure you bring your walking shoes and your wallet, because you are going to want to buy everything.
What would winter be without skiing? Tennessee may not be well known by most people for what it offers in the form of skiing, but in the area of Gatlinburg, you will find the Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort. This is especially popular for those who live in the state and don’t want to travel far to get some time on the ski slope. It is also fun for those who are in Gatlinburg for shopping and want to hit the slopes as well.
Winter in Tennessee is beautiful and can be a lot of fun. Make sure you visit this year and spend some time in the state. You will not regret it and find that you are coming back one year after another.