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Bryson City

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The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains. From its vantage point about 30 minutes west of the national park’s entrance, the town’s accommodations and family-owned restaurants along Everett Street provide the comforts of home to thousands of visitors embarking on their exploration of Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Visitors with an affinity for water can explore whitewater rafting, kayaking, tubing, or fishing here, while land lovers can try horseback riding, mountain biking, or travel by scenic train. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a United States trip simple and quick.
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Private mountain cabins, lofts, and condos are situated within Bryson and near the city limits. This is a comfortable way to enjoy a rustic holiday in the mountains. Camping is another popular activity in the area, and many shops in town sell camping supplies. For those less interested in rustic living, choose a bed and breakfast or country inn for local hospitality and comfort.
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