Smoky Mountain Guided Scenic High Van Tour

Gatlinburg, USA
Smoky Mountain High Van tour
  • 3 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Explore the Great Smoky Mountains with a small-group guided van tour. Set out on a sightseeing and nature-themed trip that includes a stroll along the famous Appalachian Trail. Skip the hassle of driving and learn about the history and wildlife of the Smokies while taking in mountain views. Several photo stops are included in the half-day itinerary.
  • Admire views of the Great Smoky Mountains
  • Walk along a section of the Appalachian Trail
  • Leave the driving to your guide
  • Learn about history and wildlife

What's Included

  • Professional naturalist guide
  • Snacks
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Gratuity for your guide.
  • Bottled water
  • Rain Gear - We do have emergency ponchos on hand if needed.
  • Private transportation

Meeting And Pickup

You can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup

Meeting point

  • Sugarlands Visitor Center
    1420 Fighting Creek Gap Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA

    At the Visitors Center, we meet at the flagpole. If we meet you at the Visitors Center, you will need a Parking Tag to leave your vehicle there. There are kiosks out front where you can get your tag. Day tags are $5 and Weekly tags are $15.

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

Start time

08:00 AM

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

Pickup details

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.

What To Expect

A Walk In The Woods

Admission Ticket Free

Sugarlands Visitors Center

Admission Ticket Free

Newfound Gap Road

20 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • 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.

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Ben, the Best
Maureen_P, Aug 2021
I enjoyed the expertise of Ben, my guide. He had the answers to all my questions and volunteered more interesting and pertinent information. We also had fun as I was able to see the best of the park in just two hours.
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From $150.00

Price varies by group size

up to 24 hours before the experience starts (local time)

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