The choices are nearly endless for the day tripper in the area surrounding the majestic Fontana Village Resort.
With an unmatched location next to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Fontana Village Resort is your guide to the beauty and culture of western North Carolina. Whether your group wants to spend a day hiking and biking through the woods, enjoy the area’s prime fishing, hitting the golf course, or checking out a live band at the nearby casino, our resort is the perfect home base.
The Stecoah Valley Centeroffers up mountain culture with everything from artisan crafts and fine art to live music with its summer concert series. It adds the perfect authentic flair to any Smoky Mountain vacation.
The Great Smoky Mountain Railroadprovides excursions through the forested valleys of Western North Carolina along its 53 miles of tracks. Explore the countryside and pick out the perfect spot for a getaway.
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, is truly one of America’s greatest treasures and ideally located right in our backyard. Guests wishing to visit the park can access it by foot across TVA Fontana Dam, by boat across beautiful Fontana Lake, or by car along the entire loop that surrounds the GSMNP.
Wildwater Rafting and Zipliningoffers stunning views of the Nantahala Gorge and Great Smoky Mountains National Park that give the Mountaintop Zip Line Tour its distinct mountaintop feel.