The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel with lights on at night
February 8, 2023

If you’ve been searching for the perfect romantic getaway with your sweetheart, look no further than Pigeon Forge! You’ll not only be surrounded by the magic of the Smoky Mountains but also have access to a nearly endless selection of unique dining experiences, exciting attractions, world-class shows, and more! Here are the top 5 romantic things to do in Pigeon Forge with your sweetheart:

1. Take an Evening Carriage Ride

Enjoy an authentic carriage ride with your special someone by making a reservation with Heritage Carriage Rides! The Couples Package offers a 15-minute ride for a very reasonable price, and every lady receives a long-stem rose! This is a unique opportunity to make your fairytale dreams come true as you cruise through town in a beautiful, horse-drawn carriage! The rides take place after dark and you are welcome to bring your camera along to take some amazing photos!

2. Spend the Night at the Movies

Forge Cinemas in Pigeon Forge

Another one of the top romantic things to do in Pigeon Forge with your sweetheart is a night at the movies! The Forge Cinemas features all of the latest blockbusters, complete with stadium seating and all digital projection! After stopping by the concession stand to share a bucket of fresh popcorn, cuddle up in front of the big screen to watch the show! This is also one of the cheapest date nights in town, as all shows at the Forge Cinemas are at cheap matinee prices!

3. Enjoy a Spin on the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel

Take your relationship to new heights aboard the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, a 200-foot-tall Ferris wheel that towers over The Island in Pigeon Forge! Board one of the all-glass gondolas during the daytime to soak in the magnificent views of the Great Smoky Mountains, or ride at night to experience the sparkling lights of The Island from above! If you just can’t decide when to take a spin on the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, purchase the special Day/Night combo ticket!

4. Take a Stroll Along the Riverwalk Greenway

Patriot Park in Pigeon Forge

There is nothing like a peaceful stroll with your sweetheart, and one of the best walks in town is along the Riverwalk Greenway! This lovely collection of trails, over 4 miles altogether, follows the West Prong of the Little Pigeon River. The Riverwalk Greenway also connects up to the half-mile walking trail at Patriot Park, where you can see flags of all 50 states and several memorials to the veterans of Pigeon Forge. If you’re craving some more scenic hikes, you’ll find hundreds of trails just minutes away inside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park!

5. Relax by the Fireplace in a Pigeon Forge Condo

After a busy day exploring the Smokies, there is nothing like relaxing by the fireplace at one of our Pigeon Forge condos! Snuggle with your sweetheart by the warmth of the fire and enjoy the romantic ambiance in your comfortable condo unit! Our condos also feature a fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare everything from light snacks to a full gourmet meal! Some of our other amenities include private balconies, free wireless Internet access, and cable televisions!

Check out all of our Pigeon Forge condo rentals today to stay close to these romantic things to do in Pigeon Forge! We look forward to welcoming you to the Smoky Mountains!