The Inn on the River in Pigeon Forge TN

The Inn on the River is a newly renovated Pigeon Forge hotel on the Parkway.

The Inn On The River

(865) 428-5500

2492 Parkway, Pigeon Forge ,TN 37863

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5 Questions You’ve Been Asking About the Pigeon Forge Trolley Tour of Lights

Pigeon Forge is a beautiful time of year to visit to experience the holiday season and Christmas lights in the Smokies. When you spend time in the area, you don’t want to miss out on the Pigeon Forge Trolley Tour of Lights. Here’s what you need to know:

1. What is the Pigeon Forge Christmas lights tour?

The Pigeon Forge Trolley Tour of Lights takes visitors through the area, showcasing the millions of holiday lights that line the streets. While you’re on the tour, the guides will share information about specific light displays. You will enjoy hearing stories of how the lights came to be and why certain displays are unique to the Pigeon Forge area.

(See Related: 3 Reasons to Visit the Smokies During the Pigeon Forge Christmas Winterfest Celebration)

2. When can I take the Christmas lights tour?Mother and daughter laughing in winter clothes in front of holiday lights

The trolley tours have already started and you can take a ride any time through the end of January.

  • Through December, the tours run Monday through Friday evenings at 6:30, 7:45 and 9 p.m.
  • Through January, the tours are cut back and run only on Mondays and Fridays

3. How much does it cost?

The cost of the Pigeon Forge Christmas lights tour is very affordable, only $5 per person. So, a family a 4 can enjoy the evening activity for just $20!

Plus, you don’t have to worry about driving along the Parkway. You can let the Pigeon Forge trolley tour guides take care of the driving while you sit back, relax and enjoy the lights.

4. Where do I park my car?

The best place to park your car is at Patriot Park, at the main trolley station. That’s where the special holiday tour trolleys will pick up guests and return them. You can park for free at Patriot Park, so you still only have to spend the $5 per rider for the tour.

Take a look at the map below to see exactly where to park your car for the Pigeon Forge Trolley Tour of Lights:

If you have questions, you can learn more about the Pigeon Forge trolley system on their website here:

Christmas and holiday lights in Pigeon forge5. Where should we stay in Pigeon Forge?

The Inn On The River hotel in Pigeon Forge is the perfect place to stay when you’re looking to stay warm this holiday season. Whether you want to spend some time relaxing in a Jacuzzi tub or sitting by the fireplace to warm up after a long day out on the town, our Pigeon Forge hotel is a perfect place to sit back and rest.

When you are planning your getaway to Pigeon Forge, make sure to take a look at our Pigeon Forge hotel rooms and our Pigeon Forge hotel discounts so you can save a little money on your stay.