1. Ride The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel
The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel is the large ferris wheel you can’t miss in the Pigeon Forge skyline. The gondolas are closed in with glass so you can look out at the mountains and the rest of the city. It’s a beautiful view, and you’ll be able to cozy up with your significant other as you look out. You should ride the wheel during the day and again at night when the lights are on and the whole city is lit up.
2. Walk Around The Island
While you ride the wheel, you should also walk around The Island. This entertainment complex is full of romantic things to do in Pigeon Forge. You can grab some candy, ice cream, or another sweet treat. There are several restaurants in the area too where you can eat your next meal. If you love to play, you can go to the arcade or jump on the trampolines together. There are also a ton of retail shops you can browse through together. Before you leave for the day, stop by The Island Show Fountain and watch the 30 minute water and light show together.
3. Go Horseback Riding
Another romantic activity you should do together is go horseback riding. There’s nothing more romantic than going for a slow trek through the wooded areas of the Smoky Mountains. Big Rock Dude Ranch is a great place to go for horseback riding in Pigeon Forge. You’ll cross streams and see mountain views all from horseback. This is a great activity for animal lovers.
4. Ride a Horse Drawn Carriage
If you love horses and you didn’t get enough after going horseback riding, you should go on a horse-drawn carriage ride around town. Heritage Carriage Rides will pick you up in the Lumberjack Square parking lot with a huge horse and a carriage with twinkly lights. You’ll get a chance to stop and enjoy time with your partner while you participate in this romantic evening activity.
5. Do the Rocky Top Wine Trail
The Rocky Top Wine Trail is one of the most romantic things to do in Pigeon Forge with your significant other. You’ll travel to several wineries in Sevierville and Pigeon Forge. All of the tastings are free, so not only will you have fun, you’ll also get to save money! You might even find a wine you want to bring back with you.
6. Romantic Dinner
We can’t forget going out for a romantic dinner! You’ll find all kinds of restaurants in the area, from pizza to southern food to Mexican. The Alamo is great for a steakhouse dinner. For people who prefer a more casual vibe, you should go to The Blue Moose for burgers and hot wings. It doesn’t matter where you go, as long as you’re together. After dinner, be sure to check out some of the best places to some fudge in Pigeon Forge for dessert!
There are so many romantic things to do in Pigeon Forge with your significant other. Since you have an idea of what you can do when you’re in town, you just need a place to stay. Look through our hotel rooms in Pigeon Forge and pick one out that’s perfect for your next romantic trip to the Smokies!