March 25, 2021
Tennessee is filled with fun and unique tours and activities to experience all that this state has to offer. Whether it’s sampling Tennessee moonshine in the Great Smoky Mountains, discovering the best barbeque in Memphis, or partying through Nashville on a party wagon, you’re sure to have an amazing time in Tennessee. Check out our list of the top unique tours in Tennessee to book an unforgettable experience.
#1 – Sample Moonshine in the Great Smoky Mountains
You can’t visit Tennessee without seeing the Great Smoky Mountains and sampling moonshine, and on this tour, you’ll do both! You’ll drive through the Great Smoky Mountains, taking in the incredible views and visiting 6-8 distilleries. Along the way, you’ll learn all about the history of moonshine – a once outlawed liquid, and experience 4 tastings of some Tennessee Moonshine. As a bonus, you’ll also enjoy 4 tastings of wine made from local Tennessee grapes.
Tastings Included | Visit 6-8 Distilleries
#2 – Downtown Nashville Food & History Tour
A Tennessee Food Tour through downtown Nashville is the best way to discover all that the city has to offer. You’ll stroll along the riverfront, take in the views of the Nashville skyline, and visit a variety of Nashville eateries. You’ll sample some of Nashville’s best food, including the signature hot chicken sandwich. Along the way, you’ll take in Nashville’s most popular landmarks and enjoy some live music.
Samples Included | Small Group Tours
#3 – Rafting Adventure along the Ocoee River
Location: Ocoee, East Tennessee
If you’re looking for an adventure in Tennessee, make sure you check out this Whitewater Rafting Tour. You’ll go sailing down the Ocoee River, riding the waves, taking on the rapids, and holding on tight for the drops. You’re guaranteed to shriek with delight as you take on these unforgettable rapids of the Ocoee River.
If you’re looking for a full day adventure, check out their Full River Deluxe Rafting Trip.
Safety Certified Guide | Ages 12+
#4 – Discover the Best of Memphis
Come check out everything that makes Memphis special. You’ll visit the Top Memphis Sights including the Rock’n’Soul Museum, Lanksy Brothers, and the Peabody hotel. Then stop at Central BBQ where you’ll sample the best barbeque in the city. Make sure you snap some photos as you explore, taste, and shop your way through Memphis on this awesome group tour.
All-Inclusive | Small Group Tours
#5 – Explore the Smokies by Can-am
The Great Smoky Mountains are the perfect place for an adventure. You’ll climb aboard your Can-am and explore the mountains on your choice of a preplanned route, or plan your own adventure. You’ll test your Can-am’s off-road capabilities, take in breathtaking views, and enjoy a thrilling UTV ride through the mountains.
2 Seater | 4-8 Hour Adventures
#6 – Discover the Taste & Beauty of the Smokies
Come experience the Smoky Mountains like never before on this Vittles & Views Tennessee Mountain Tour. You’ll take in the incredible views of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park as you ride over the Foothills Parkway. As you take in the stunning scenery, you’ll hear stories and history of the area from your local guide. Then you’ll enjoy a complimentary lunch at an amazing local restaurant. You’re sure to have an amazing time as you take in the beauty, taste, and history of the Great Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg area.
Lunch Included | Small Group Tours
#7 – Ride in a Hot Air Balloon
Location: Nashville Area
To see Tennesse from a whole new angle, climb into your own private Hot Air Balloon Charter and head up for a majestic ride. You’ll soar through the skies, taking in the incredible views of Tennessee from above. Whether you are looking to celebrate a special occasion or just head out for a unique adventure, you don’t want to miss out on this hot air balloon ride which includes a champagne celebration at the end of every flight.
Private Flight | Champagne Celebration
#8 – Party Wagon Ride through Nashville
Ever danced on a moving dance floor pulled by a tractor with a drink in your hand? Well now is your chance! You’ll party your way through Nashville as you meet new friends, sip on a cold drink, and learn how to line dance. You are sure to turn heads as you cruise through the city on this super fun Nashville Party Wagon.
Onboard Cash Bar | Ages 21+
#9 – Enjoy a Relaxing Sunset Cruise
End your day in Chattanooga with a Sunset Cruise down the Tennessee River. You’ll sit back and relax as the sun sets on the water. Take in the brilliant colors in the sky while you sip on a glass of wine or soda. As you glide along, keep your eyes peeled for wildlife, including bald eagles and blue heron.
If you’d prefer a daytime cruise, check out the Sightseeing Cruise.
Family-friendly | Food & Drink Add-ons
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