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Gatlinburg Trolley

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Address: 88 River Rd Ste 101, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3261
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The trolley is so cheap to ride. It is 50 cents per person, or you can purchase an all day pass for about $2.50. You really can't beat it. The driver will show you points of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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New Haven
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trolley is so cheap to ride. It is 50 cents per person, or you can purchase an all day pass for about $2.50. You really can't beat it. The driver will show you points of interest along the route. You have to know which trolley you need. They are color coded. Some go to Pigeon Forge, some are for... More 

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Ohio, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These trolleys are a great entity and mode of going from one place to another in Gatlinburg. Rhey normally are on time and have numerous stops throughout the town. They do tend to become quite crowded at peak times and late evening. Thye have a one day pass you can purchase at the aquairium in stead of finding quarters or... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trolleys are a standard in Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge. It is extremely helpful as parking is limited in these areas.

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Spring Hill, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very convenient to take the trolley into town. The drivers were very nice and friendly. We went during off season so they weren't as many trolleys running so the wait could get up to 30 minuets for one.

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Thank cindyht2015
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

gatlinburg is a LOT of walking, you are going to get tired at some point, and instead of limiting how far you go, you can just walk to the end of it, and then trolley back. Parking here sucks, leave your car at the motel, walk, and use the trolley.

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Marion, North Carolina
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

never tried this trolley system. made my vacation great. parking is limited in Gatlinburg. So I just parked at the visitor center. the drivers are friendly

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great experience at Christmas. It takes you on a tour of the Christmas lights and gives you the history of Tennessee. Highly recommend for couples and families!!

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Thank Misty R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like to take the trolley from Pigeon Forge to Gatlinburg. It's a fun tradition we started several years ago.

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Maryville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are several trolley routes. All start at the Ripley's Aquarium. The cost for most is $0.50. The wait time varies, but the trolley lets you avoid driving in heavy traffic and finding a parking lot.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is NO POINT to paying $15, parking at Dollywood and riding the tram to the park when you can park at Patriot Park, pay 50¢ and ride the trolley to the park. Short trip, nice staff and clean trolleys that run every 15 minutes. Why anyone would park at Dollywood is beyond me.

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