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Smoky Mountain High Van tour

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What to Expect
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.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Sugarlands Visitors Center in front of the flagpole
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Return Details
Sugarlands Visitors Center
  • State of the art 15 passenger Transit
  • Professional naturalist guide
  • Snacks
  • walking sticks
  • emergency ponchos
  • cost includes park fees and taxes
  • Food and drinks
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 4 people per booking is required
  • A maximum of 14 people per booking
  • 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
  • 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
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 3 July 2019

Our guide was very friendly and informative. We stopped along the way for some photo ops too. We all enjoyed it, including our 9 and 14 year olds.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Jen D
Reviewed 20 March 2019 via mobile

We were the only two on the tour. The tour guide picked us up at our hotel due to parking issues at their normal meeting place. The tour was excellent and the park, mountains and waterfalls were breathtaking. Many drove but after driving from Wisconsin...More

6  Thank 204jcp
VesnaGatlinburg, Owner at A Walk In The Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2019

So glad you enjoyed your driving tour with Bob. We are lucky to have him, he was voted one of the Top 100 Most Influential People of the Smokies!

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Pat M
7 September 2019|
Response from 204jcp | Reviewed this property |
My husband and I were the only ones on our tour.
11 July 2019|
Response from Jen D | Reviewed this property |
A couple of hours
Kathy S
15 March 2019|
Response from 204jcp |
Depending on your tour size the tour guide can make sure not much walking will be involved.
Key Details
  • A Walk In The Woods
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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