The Hills Are Alive
Did you know the Smoky Mountains contain one of the most haunted small towns in the country? Even the area's origins are shrouded in mystery and murder.
The popular resort town of Gatlinburg is famous for its panoramic mountain vistas and the carnival-like attractions lining both sides of its main thoroughfare, but outdoor enthusiasts aren't the only souls drawn to this mysterious region deep in the dense forests of Tennessee. Within its tall tales and quaint local legends lies a history of mourning and mayhem as heavy as the misty fog that settles over the ridge of the Smoky Mountains.
"This is THE tour to take in Gatlinburg. It's amazing that such a small town has so many ghosts!"
What is the Gatlinburg Ghost Tour About?
Backed by meticulous historic research and inspired by eerie local legends, the Gatlinburg Ghost Tour envelops you in the haunted legacy of a town still immersed in the age-old traditions of its Appalachian forefathers. Experience legendary tales of tragedy and terror as professional guides escort you on a chilling journey through the many haunted locations in Gatlinburg. From the benign shadows that walk local church aisles to the forbidding hotel where a ghostly child points out the location of her death, you will encounter the mystical darkness deeply rooted in the winding hills surrounding this resort town.
What You Will See on This Tour:
The tour will introduce you to chilling stories of some of the most haunted sites in Gatlinburg, such as:
- The ghostly legends of the Edgewater Hotel
- The shadowy figures of the First United Methodist Church
- The wandering ghost of the Mountain Mall
- The restless energy of White Oak Flats Cemetery
- And so much more...
Allow professional storytellers to thrill you with terrifying tales of Gatlinburg's notable hauntings and eerie history that are guaranteed to evoke a sense of the ancient darkness lying just beneath the town's circus-like atmosphere. Prepare to feel goosebumps rise on your skin during this exciting tour, where you may encounter sensations such as cold spots, unexpected sounds, or unexplained movement in the shadows around you.
Join us on a unique exploration of Gatlinburg, and brave the darker, more sinister side of the Gateway to the Smokies.
"There are places in the world- and in these mountains- where the old ways haven't entirely been lost."
Meeting point address: Gatlinburg Space Needle, 115 Historic Nature Trail
Duration: 1 hr. across 1 mile
Parking: We recommend parking near the Gatlinburg Space Needle. To see parking, options, click below:
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January 31st 2024
"Its a must, if your in the area."
January 21st 2024
"We have to thank our great tour guide who hung in there with us in the 10 degree weather, Tyler C ( ... "
January 13th 2024
"Taylor was a great guide! We appreciate him sharing his gatlinburg/ghost expertise!"
Please arrive to the designated meeting location before your tour’s start time, or they may leave without you! Your email confirmation will verify map and meeting location.
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This tour is a walking tour.