Look out, there’s a new attraction in the Smokies . . . and it’s MOBILE! This all-new attraction, complete with tour guides, is the ultimate way to get around in Sevierville, Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Experience the Smokies in a whole new way with Double Decker Bus Tours.
What exactly is this new attraction?
It is an authentic double-decker bus, straight from the UK. To keep with the authenticity of the European two-story bus, your driver is located on the right side of the bus! How cool is that?
There are 2 buses in transit, with the addition of 3 more by the Spring of 2020. There are currently 14 stops (which are listed below). More stops will be added soon.
How does this differ from the current trolley system?
Double Decker Bus Tours makes one continuous loop from Sevierville to Gatlinburg.
In the Spring of 2020, specialty tours such as Cades Cove, Moonshine and Wine, Harrahs Cherokee Casino and more will be added to the schedule.
Both Double Decker Bus will depart from a temporary office at Red Roof Mall at 10 am. Bus #1’s first stop is Tanger Outlets. Bus #2’s first stop is Ober Gatlinburg.
The 14 stops are as follows:
- Apple Barn
- Tanger Outlets
- Crave Golf Club
- Christmas Place
- Lumberjack Square
- Rowdy Bear Adventure Park (Pigeon Forge)
- Old Mill
- Top Jump
- Ober Gatlinburg
- Gatlinburg Convention Center
- Nantahala Outdoor Center
- Rowdy Bear Adventure Park (Gatlinburg)
Click here for detailed route.
How much does it cost?
24 HOUR PASS
ADULT – $24.99
TEEN (12-17) – $19.99
KIDS AGES (5-11) – $14.99
4 & UNDER FREE
SINGLE RIDE PASS
This ticket is for a single, one-way ride.
TICKET – $5.00
4 & UNDER FREE
You can also purchase special event tickets and discount combo tickets directly from their website.
Ready to enjoy this new attraction? Purchase your tickets here.
There’s An App For That
Enjoy real-time shuttle bus tracking for Double Decker Bus Tours in Pigeon Forge. Know when the double-decker bus is arriving right from your phone! Key Features include being able to view the bus moving in real-time on the map and tapping any stop to view the ETA of the next bus at that stop. Download the app from the Double Decker Bus Tours website today!
** Photos Courtesy of Double Decker Bus Tours