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Cades Cove Heritage Tours

123 Cromwell Dr, Townsend, TN 37882-4323
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History on Four Wheels

My wife and I joined friends in taking Cades Cove Heritage Tours drive through Cades Cove. Our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve A
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Loudon, Tennessee
Beautiful scenery - long drive

Cades Cove has beautiful scenery, but don't go for this drive of you don't have plenty of time. We... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Amy B
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123 Cromwell Dr, Townsend, TN 37882-4323
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I joined friends in taking Cades Cove Heritage Tours drive through Cades Cove. Our driver was very knowledgable about so many details of history, the way of the early settlers, their agriculture, bartering, church and schooling, even how they buried their deceased....More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Cades Cove has beautiful scenery, but don't go for this drive of you don't have plenty of time. We thought & planned for about four hours. Due to people stopping in the middle of the road, even after Park Rangers & signs everywhere said not...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

The grandchildren liked the area that had a number of buildings fairly close together. The ranger presentation was especially good for them.

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Driving through Cade's Cove was so gorgeous! We stopped to buy a tour guide map for a dollar, and it was definitely worth it! We stopped to eat sandwiches that we bought, and saw 3 deer and a baby bear! It was so neat seeing...More

1  Thank Candice W
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

My wife and I joined a small group on a tour of beautiful Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains. The tour was lead by Bill Landry who has preserved much of the the heritage of the mountains through his work with the Heartland Series...More

1  Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I did not dislike this trip but I wouldn't recommend it as a must-see either for a family with teenagers. There were a couple stops along the road that we made including an abandoned house and some creeks. It wasn't a major fun experience and...More

1  Thank Mackenzie2003
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

It was nice viewing all the surroundings around Cades Cove especially seeing it was free. The view of the mountains were amazing. We would have loved to see some animals but I'm guessing it was still too hot at 4:30. It took us over a...More

1  Thank Nirrokie
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The scenery was pretty cool, but each attraction had at least half a mile walk in, so my little brother and two-year-old nephew couldn't even do the whole thing. The map came in handy, but it was still hard to navigate. The whole one-way road...More

Thank Macks T
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

We took this tour today! Our family of 10 had never driven the Cades Cove loop. This was the perfect way to do it. We were able to secure a private small bus for our group. Our tour guide, Mark, used to teach, and he...More

1  Thank MaddieHenny
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

we decided to take the tour ride through cades cove. It was beautiful and such a nice drive. we stopped to pet the horses which the kids lovedddddd....and well so did I. I loved all the churches and graveyards dating back to 1700 beautiful ride...More

1  Thank Jodie P
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