Smoky Mountain Guided Scenic High Van Tour

Smoky Mountain Guided Scenic High Van Tour

Leave the driving to us as we take you to the top of the Smoky Mountains to enjoy the sea of mountains.  Your guide will stop along the way for several photo stops as you learn about the human and natural history of the Smokies. 

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: A Walk In The Woods, 4413 E Scenic Dr, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3007

We will meet at the Sugarland's Visitor Center where you will have a chance to explore the Park museum and support the Park with your gift purchases at the book store.  From there, we will travel up the mountain and learn the human and natural history of the Park before getting out and experiencing a slice of the famous AT. Your guide will regale you with stories of the Cherokee, the settlers, the Civil War history and the creation of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Stop and experience beautiful vistas, learn the medicinal and edible uses of wild plants, take your time as you soak in the beauty of these ancient mountains.

Stop At: Sugarlands Visitors Center, 2 miles south of Gatlinburg on US-441, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN

Departure and return location.

Stop At: Newfound Gap Road, Between Sugarlands and Oconoluftee 13.2 MIles from Sugarlands Visitor Center is the state line marker overlook, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN 28719

Newfound Gap Road has many scenic vistas and points of interest.

Duration: 20 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"A maximum of 14 people per booking"
"Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour requires a 2 person minimum to operate. If you are traveling solo, you may join into an existing tour or pay the 2 person rate."
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 08:00 AM
Duration: 3 Hours
Start location: Sugarlands Visitor Center, 1420 Fighting Creek Gap Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA
Traveler pickup is offered
If multiple groups sign up for this tour, we will be in touch before the date of your tour to give you a specific meeting time.

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Professional naturalist guide
  • Snacks
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

Not Included

  • Gratuity for your guide.
  • Bottled water - Drinks are not provided. Please bring plenty of water.
  • Rain Gear - We do have emergency ponchos on hand if needed.
  • Private transportation


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