- Our list of the best things to do in Athens, Tennessee, features the top 41 nearby activities — including 22 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Athens, TN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Water Activities, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 6 things to do within the city of Athens, TN , followed by 35 popular activities in nearby cities, including Cleveland, Ocoee, Sweetwater, Benton and Tellico Plains
Fishing, gem mining, and mini-golf are just some of the activities to be performed at the Lilly Pad Village. There are also hiking trails which lead to the top of the mountains. A gift shop is on the premises.
From festivals to museums, Chattanooga Visitor Center offers travel services to help visitors plan their trip in the region. The center is stocked with visitor resources like maps, brochures, and tickets for attractions.
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101 Riverfront Parkway, Chattanooga, TN 37402 MoreLess Info
A paved path great for walking, jogging, biking, and pushing the stroller around, The Chattanooga Riverfront is a bustling area of activity, fitness, and fresh air with new and exciting events happening weekly.
90% 729 votes
321 Chestnut St at 4th St, Chattanooga, TN 37402 MoreLess Info
Kids love to play and learn at the Creative Discovery Museum in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The museum features music, crafts, film clips, intergenerational activities and other enjoyable offerings for kids and the young-at-heart.
68% 463 votes
201 Riverfront Parkway Pier 2, Chattanooga, TN 37402 MoreLess Info
Scenic cruises of the Tennessee River are provided with the help of the Southern Belle Riverboat Cruise that is held aboard a large boat that is moored at Pier 2. Guests also can partake in lunch or dinner options.
River Rage Tubing offers all-day innertube rentals for visitors to float the steady natural current of the Little River. The rental rate includes a shuttle to the put-in point, as well as barbecue dinner and soft drink at day's end.
199 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Western & Atlantic Railroad Tunnel – Up to 55% Off Museum Visit
215 Clisby Austin Road, Tunnel Hill, GA 30755 MoreLess Info
Tunnel Hill, Georgia contains the Historic Western & Atlantic Railroad Tunnel. This museum explores the connections between the Civil War, rail travel, slavery and Georgia's history. It is also a frequent venue for Civil War reenactments.
Located within a historic 1921 building, the Tivoli Theater is a performing arts venue host to a number of events for local residents to enjoy. Concerts, orchestral performances, Broadway plays, and comedy shows are among the theaterâ€™s many popular events.