Chattanooga has been revitalized in recent years, earning it the distinction of being one of the top travel destinations in the South. The so-called Scenic City attracts visitors from across the southeast who come in droves to experience the hip and trendy downtown scene, the beautiful vistas from Lookout Mountain, and the endless variety of outdoor adventures. Chattanooga was voted The Best Town in 2015 by Outside Magazine. With the huge scope of outdoor activities and incredible variety of attractions to enjoy, it’s no wonder Chattanooga won the award. Book your room at our luxury Bed and Breakfast on Lookout Mountain today, and come experience the best of Chattanooga with us this spring!
Chattanooga’s Best Attractions
Though the great outdoors are the main draw for many visitors, there are plenty of other wonderful attractions in and around Chattanooga. Chattanooga’s top attractions range from the beauty of the Tennessee River and the rugged landscapes of Lookout Mountain to the historical battles of the Civil War, an extensive collection of American Art, and plenty of fun along the way. Though you probably won’t have enough time to explore every facet of Chattanooga’s personality, these top attractions are a great place to start this spring.
Within the downtown core of Chattanooga are a fun and interesting variety of the scenic city’s best attractions. Discover the reason behind the Scenic City nickname as you walk along the scenic Chattanooga Riverwalk, then hop onboard one of the many scenic river cruises along the Tennessee River. Afterwards, explore the best aquarium in America, the Tennessee Aquarium. A river cruise and admission into the aquarium can be combined together for one unforgettable afternoon. History lovers won’t want to miss the iconic Chattanooga Choo Choo train station that was built in 1909, the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, and Ross’s Landing, which is the location of The Passage, a memorial to the Cherokee Indian removal and the beginning of the Trail of Tears. Art lovers will want to stroll through the stunning Bluff View Arts District along the shores of the Tennessee River, and should not miss the exhibitions at both the Houston Museum of Decorative Arts and the Hunter Museum of American Art.
Visitors staying at our Bed and Breakfast will be perfectly situated to enjoy the spectacular attractions on Lookout Mountain itself, which are amongst the most famous sights in all of Chattanooga. Here, visitors can tour Rock City Gardens, plunge into the depths of Ruby Falls, and ride the steep ascent of the Incline Railway, all just steps away from our luxurious accommodations. While you’re on Lookout Mountain, don’t miss a stop at Cravens House, the historic Point Park where the Battle Above the Clouds took place, and which is part of the Chattanooga & Chickamauga National Military Park.
Outdoor Attractions in Chattanooga are a must. Though we could write several blogs on the subject, here we’ll only give a brief overview of some of the most popular outdoor attractions in Chattanooga and surrounding areas. Some of the top outdoor attractions in the Chattanooga area include Cloudland Canyon State Park, Cumberland Caverns, The Lost Sea, Raccoon Mountain Caverns, and the Ocoee river, where you’ll find some of the best whitewater rafting in Tennessee.
These attractions are just a few of the wonderful reasons to visit us this spring in Chattanooga. Book your room at our luxury Inn today.