- Our list of the best things to do in Tellico Plains, Tennessee, features the top 39 nearby activities — including 23 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Tellico Plains, TN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Water Activities, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 3 things to do within the city of Tellico Plains, TN , followed by 36 popular activities in nearby cities, including Murphy, Ducktown, Sweetwater, Athens, Copperhill and Cherokee
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99% 211 votes
Tellico River Road, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 MoreLess Info
The Bald River Falls cascades over 100 feet to the steep rocks below it. Since the rock outcropping is slopped, the falls actually flow down the rocks rather than a free fall, and guests can drive past the falls in a car or hike to the top.
98% 59 votes
229 Cherohala Skyway, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 MoreLess Info
The regional and Appalachian history with emphasis on the Tellico Plains area is preserved in the Charles Hall Museum. The institute is actually named after local historian Charles Hall, and the collection currently has over 6000 artifacts.
93% 98 votes
225 Cherohala Skwy, Tellico Plains, TN 37385 MoreLess Info
Considered to be a necessity before starting up the actual Skyway, the Cherohala Skyway Visitor Center has free maps, up to date driving conditions, and local area souvenirs and gifts. Picnic tables and restrooms are also available on site.
75% 688 votes
140 Lost Sea Rd, Sweetwater, TN 37874 MoreLess Info
Focusing on a tour of the caverns, the Lost Sea Adventure allows guests to visit the underground lake while a guide explains the exciting and colorful history of the site. Once at the bottom of the cave, they then board a glass-bottom boat for a trip across the Lost Sea.
67% 27 votes
140 Lost Sea Road, Sweetwater, TN 37874 MoreLess Info
Lost Sea Inc. offers guided cavern and underground lake tours. Tour guides will explain the history of the caverns and explain the geological development of the cavern rooms throughout the tour, which traverses about three quarters of a mile.
93% 46 votes
359 Adventure Ranch Rdm(Old Road Name: Gibson), Off River Hill Rd at WagonMaster Ranch, Murphy, NC 28906 MoreLess Info
Emeralds, rubies, sapphires, amethysts and more are ready to be found at the Salty Dog Gem Mine. Mining is offered by the bag, and school groups and birthday parties are welcome.
96% 90 votes
359 Adventure Ranch Rd, Murphy, NC 28906 MoreLess Info
Fun for kids AND adults. Gold panning, mini golf, paintball, skeet shooting, pistol range, gem mining, wagon rides, bounce castle and mini dune buggy. Covered pavilions for RAIN OR SHINE. Pet friendly. Cabins & camping on site. Large group pavilion coming soon. Event Catering services available or bring your ow…
99% 69 votes
200 Dean Aldrich Drive, Murphy, NC 28906 MoreLess Info
From Mountain View Marina, visitors have direct access to Lake Hiwassee for their boats. The marina is nestled in the Appalachian Mountains and provides panoramic views of the lake. Visitors often go swimming, kayaking, and tubing in the lake.
87% 164 votes
4 Mayfield Lane, Athens, TN 37371 MoreLess Info
Guests to the Mayfield Dairy Farm are able to see first hand how Mayfield products are made. Most of the tour takes place indoors with some outdoor opportunities if the weather is nice.
100% 1 votes
302 W Bank Street, Athens, TN 37303 MoreLess Info
A custom framing facility, Fuller's Frame Shop offers fine art prints along with framing and printing services. The shop is also home to a gallery that displays and sells works of art made by local artists.