- Our list of the best things to do in Franklin, North Carolina, features the top 120 nearby activities — including 62 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Franklin, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Water Activities, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Franklin, NC , followed by 98 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bryson City, Cherokee, Highlands, Sylva, Clayton, Sapphire, Cashiers, Dillard, Tiger, Hayesville and Hiawassee
The Grant Street Music Room gives the North Georgia mountains a home for live musical entertainment. The combined restaurant, bar and nightclub features regular live music on weekends and is also available for rental.
Smoky Mountain River Rat offers tubing trips on the river, with two different trips set in different sections. The upper section features adventure rapids and swimming holes while the lower features a rock jump, rope swing and relaxing rapids.
75% 4 votes
765 Murphy Hwy, Blairsville, GA 30512 MoreLess Info
North Georgia's Premier Fishing Guide Service offer full and half day trips on the local lakes where patrons can fish and enjoy the mountains and wildlife, including bald eagles. They supply all the necessary equipment, bait and knowledge.
76% 17 votes
7906 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Townsend, TN 37882 MoreLess Info
Shadows of the Past Hiking/Biking Trail is a popular 10-mile trail in the Smoky Mountain area. Guests of all expertise levels enjoy hiking and biking this trail, complete with mile markers.
Pigs Gone Amuk is a public 18-hole miniature golf course operated by and located right across from Jim's Smokin Que restaurant. In addition to playing putt-putt, visitors also enjoy a large selection of ice cream at the course.
Known for its sweet wines, Cades Cove Cellars offers visitors a lounge with a fireplace for tastings. The staff is knowledgeable about the different flavors between the wines and provides suggestions based on the visitor's preferences.
Featuring a river and a creek, Meeks Park can be used for fishing, picnics, hiking and sports including baseball, softball, tennis and disc golf. The park provides a canine recreation area, swimming pools, a skate park and open fields.