Chanticleer Inn Bed & Breakfast

1300 Mockingbird Lane, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750
Innkeeper(s): Robert & Audrey Hart

The Top Civil War Attractions in Chattanooga 25 Mar 2015, 2:00 am

Chattanooga is one of America’s most breathtakingly beautiful cities to visit, and offers guests a tremendous variety of fun activities to enjoy.  But do you also know that Chattanooga has a fascinating history, including many Civil War attractions that draw thousands of visitors each year?  Not only was Chattanooga the site of a major Civil War Battle, it is also home to the nation’s first and largest military park, world-class history museums, and variety of other unique historical attractions.  The name “Chattanooga” itself means “rock coming to a point,” referring to Lookout Mountain, the site of the famous Battle Above the Clouds.  Book your room at our Lookout Mountain Bed and Breakfast today, and start exploring Chattanooga’s top Civil War Attractions.

Relive the Civil War Battle of Chattanooga

Thanks to Chattanooga’s strategic position near both the Tennessee River and vital Railways, it was considered to be a valuable gateway into the Deep South during the Civil War.  Therefore, some of the hardest fought battles of the Civil War happened during the fall of 1863 on Lookout Mountain and Missionary Ridge.  A key battle in the Civil War, the Battle of Chattanooga, often referred to as the Battle Above the Clouds, happened on Lookout Mountain during this time.  In an effort to lift the Confederate siege of Chattanooga, General Ulysses S. Grant led the Union Army to ultimate success on Lookout Mountain, winning a battle that has frequently been called a major turning point in the Civil War, and a battle that ultimately led to the Union’s invasion of the deep south, and to the defeat of the Confederate Army in 1865.

In 1895, the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park was dedicated, marking it the first national park established to preserve a Civil War battlefield.  This beautiful park spans the borders of Georgia and Tennessee, and features Civil War Attractions and points of interest at Chickamauga, Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge, Orchard Knob and Signal Point.  Start your visit to this park at the visitor center, which features extensive exhibits, the Fuller Gun Collection, an orientation film and fiber optic map, maps of hiking and biking routes, and information on how to best experience this portion of Civil War history.  Other fun things to do in Chattanooga that are related to Civil War history include the Buttonwillow Civil War Dinner Theater, the Chattanooga National Cemetery, the Lee-Gordon Mansion, and the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum.  With all of these great things to see and do in Chattanooga, don’t hesitate to book your room at our luxury Bed and Breakfast on Lookout Mountain today.

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Explore Ruby Falls on Lookout Mountain 16 Mar 2015, 2:00 am

Chattanooga has a long and storied history, with plenty of interesting things to see and do both in and out of the city. One of the top attractions in the Chattanooga area that needs to be at the top of list for every visitor to Chattanooga is beautiful Lookout Mountain.  On Lookout Mountain, you’ll find a sense of beauty and history unmatched by other Chattanooga locations, and will have the chance to explore three world-famous natural attractions overlooking the stunning Chattanooga Valley.  Chanticleer Inn Bed and Breakfast is conveniently located across the street from the entrance to Lookout Mountain’s famous attractions, including the unrivaled depths of Ruby Falls, making this an easy thing to check off your bucket list when you stay with us during your next great Chattanooga adventure.

Explore the Depths of Ruby Falls

Located over 1120 feet beneath the surface, Ruby Falls is the nation’s largest and deepest public waterfall, and is made entirely of limestone.  The falls, which has been open as public attraction since the 1930’s, is a stunning 145 feet tall, and features hundreds of gallons of water pouring over it every minute.  The cave that leads to Ruby Falls is filled with beautiful natural wonders that have continued to amaze visitors over these last 85 years.  Visitors to Ruby Falls can choose from two guided tour options.  The regular guided tour is available daily between 8am and 8pm, and will highlight the unique geological features and formations along the way.  For a unique glimpse into the wonders of Ruby Falls, plan to be here on a Friday, so you can head deep into the cave under Lookout Mountain with only Lanterns to light the way.

A trip to beautiful Ruby Falls wouldn’t be complete without the unique aerial adventure awaiting you in the treetops of Ruby Falls.  At the ZIPStream Aerial Adventure, you’ll find a set of fun challenges, along with breathtaking views of Chattanooga that can’t be found anywhere else. This exciting suspended obstacle course features ladders, nets, walkways, bridges, tunnels, up to 700 feet of roundtrip ziplining, and a new 3-sided climbing tour that features 5 unique routes up the 50-foot ascent.  Step out of your comfort zone, and experience the adventure of a lifetime at Chattanooga’s beautiful Ruby Falls. Book your room at our luxurious Bed and Breakfast today to experience the best Chattanooga has to offer.

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The Top Chattanooga Attractions 25 Feb 2015, 2:00 am

With so much to see in a great city like Chattanooga, it’s no wonder that visitors can start to feel overwhelmed by all of the fun and exciting possibilities of Chattanooga attractions. With a variety of romantic activities to enjoy, fun family-friendly attractions, and opportunities for heart-pumping fun, it’s no wonder Chattanooga has been so consistently ranked as one of the top travel destinations in the South. Dowtown Chattanooga attractions include an incredible combination of scenic beauty, a beautiful waterfront with parks, restaurants and riverboats, outdoor adventures, rich history, fun attractions, and great shopping.  And that’s just the beginning!  The more time you spend in Chattanooga, the more of this fascinating region you’ll be able to explore.  Get started planning your next trip by booking your room at our luxurious Bed and Breakfast, located a few minutes outside of Chattanooga on beautiful Lookout Mountain.

Experience the Top Chattanooga Attractions

To start things off right on your Chattanooga vacation, you simply can’t miss a visit to Lookout Mountain, especially considering you’re start your day right across the street from these top Chattanooga attractions.  Once atop Lookout Mountain, you’ll see the views of the stunning Chattanooga Valley that have made this place famous the world over.  We suggest you start your day plunging into the depths of Ruby Falls, which features the world’s tallest underground waterfall.  Afterwards, take a stroll through Rock City Gardens, and enjoy the stunning “See Seven States” view out over the Chattanooga Valley.  Finally, end your day riding up the Incline Railway, which is the world’s steepest passenger railway.  If you’re an enthusiastic Civil War History fan, you’ll want to walk the grounds of the “Battle Above the Clouds” at Lookout Mountain’s Point Park while there.

Once you head into the city, you’ll find that the top Chattanooga attraction is the Tennessee Aquarium, located on the banks of the Tennessee River.  While an aquarium may not rank at the top of your to-do list on vacation, this one was ranked the number one Aquarium in the country for a reason.  You may also want to hop on a riverboat while you’re downtown, for a truly unique glimpse of the Tennessee River Gorge, which is one of the most biologically diverse areas of the country.  If you’re in town on Sunday after April 25th, definitely don’t miss your chance to browse the local vendors at the famous Chattanooga Market.  If you’re up for it, get your heart pumping with the latest Chattanooga Attraction, High Point Climbing and Fitness. This beautiful new attraction epitomizes Chattanooga’s strong emphasis on the active lifestyle, and features an outdoor climbing walls made of transparent climbing material, and that has lead, top rope, and auto-belay walls, as well as two 15 meter speed climbing walls.

We’ve only touched the top of the iceberg when it comes to the amazing Chattanooga attractions awaiting you on your next adventure.  Book your room early, and start planning your next great adventure.

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Chattanooga is your Outdoor Destination This Spring 16 Feb 2015, 2:00 am

Believe it or not, Spring is coming to Chattanooga again, and that has outdoor enthusiasts gearing up for another fantastic season of fun in the greater Chattanooga area. Whether you’re coming from far away, or just taking a short weekend getaway from Atlanta, Chattanooga is a great place to visit any time of year.  Here, you’ll find an incredible combination of breathtaking scenery, a revitalized riverfront, including a 13-mile paved Riverwalk scattered with attractions, parks, and restaurants, rich history, and a never-ending supply of outdoor adventures that provide plenty of year-round fun.  Since Chattanooga has long been known as a top outdoor destination, we can’t think of a better way to spend a Spring getaway, than by getting your adrenaline pumping and soaking up some of the beautiful scenery around us.  Book your room now, and start planning your getaway to Chattanooga this spring.

Chattanooga is A Top Outdoor Destination

One of our favorite things about Spring in Chattanooga is seeing the hills spring to life again with new vegetation, making Chattanooga not only an exciting outdoor destination for you adventure enthusiasts, but a beautiful one as well.  The opportunities to enjoy this beauty in Chattanooga are abundant.  With access to some of the nation’s top venues for rock climbing, road and mountain biking, hiking, white-water rafting, hang gliding and more, it really is no wonder Chattanooga is considered to be such a spectacular outdoor destination for adventure lovers of all varieties.  Beautiful places to go hiking include the stunning Cloudland Canyon State Park, Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park, and of course the spectacular Lookout Mountain and Rock City Garden hiking trails that are just outside your doorstep when you stay at our exquisite Bed and Breakfast.  If you’re looking for a two-wheeled adventure, then using one of the free bikes from Bike Chattanooga is a wonderful and enjoyable way to explore the city.

Try out a Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) for a unique spin on adventure down the Tennessee River, or rent a kayak, canoe, or paddleboard with River Canyon Adventures for an exciting trip down the river.  Like any great outdoor destination, Chattanooga also has its fair share of extreme adventures that will leave your heart racing.  Head underground into Cumberland Caverns or the unforgettable Lost Sea, or climb to new heights at the many rock climbing destinations around the greater Chattanooga area.  Walnut Wall in Chattanooga is a great place for the public to try their hand at rock climbing, but for a more extreme adventure, try the walls at High Point Climbing and Fitness, or head out for the climb of a lifetime with True Adventure Sports.  We’ve barely touched on all the reasons that make Chattanooga such a popular outdoor destination.  The rest you’ll have to see for yourself, when you book your spring getaway at our luxurious Lookout Mountain Bed and Breakfast.

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A Romantic Chattanooga Wedding 27 Jan 2015, 2:00 am

If you’re looking for a simple, elegant, and memorable place to host your intimate wedding or elopement near Chattanooga, then you’ve found exactly what you’re looking for.  Our luxurious Bed and Breakfast Inn, situated on beautiful Lookout Mountain, prides itself on offering our guests the grace and elegance of Tennessee from the moment you first arrive.  We partner exlusively with Grandview and Fairyland Club, both exquisite wedding venues located on beautiful Lookout Mountain.  The romantic ambience of our intimate Bed and Breakfast is second to none in the Chattanooga Area. Our breathtaking venue, combined with our expert partners, will make your experience a delight from first visit to first kiss. Contact us today, and see why Chanticleer Inn Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place for your Chattanooga wedding.

Romantic Chattanooga Wedding Venue

Our beautiful property on Lookout Mountain is the perfect destination for your romantic wedding or elopement.  If you’re looking for a special place to rewew your wedding vows, then we also have the perfect wedding package for you.  We offer a variety of services in our wedding packages, and will work closely with you in an effort to make your day as special and seamless as possible.  Our romantic wedding and vow renewal packages start at just $850, not including the cost of accommodations, and include the following amenities:

  • Services of a Minister or Justice of the Peace for your ceremony
  • Bridal Floral Bouquet & Grooms Boutonniere
  • 5” wedding cake (Your choice of flavors)
  • Bottle of chilled champagne or sparkling cider for toasting with cake
  • Two engraved Chanticleer Inn champagne glasses yours to take home as a keepsake
  • Romantic Candlelight dinner for two (Choice of nearby restaurants. $40 value)
  • Full breakfast each morning in the main inn or your guest room
  • Afternoon Beverages, Cookies and Desserts
  • Turn-down service on your wedding night with Handmade Bride & Groom Truffles
  • A “wedding assistant” on your wedding day for one hour to ensure the ceremony area is set up, the champagne is chilled and your cake has arrived and is set up for the cake cutting! This person will also ensure that the other guests of the inn respect your special moment.

If you choose to get married at our Inn, our wonderful wedding packages are designed for the bride and groom, and up to 4 guests in our luxurious accommodations.  You can choose to host your wedding in our Living Room, Sun Porch, Front Stone Patio, or beautiful courtyard, followed immediately by cake cutting and champagne.  Our staff can also help you arrange other Chattanooga wedding services, including a photographer, musicians, and a florist.  If you’re looking for a larger wedding space in Chattanooga, then we recommend the beautiful Grandview or Fairyland Club, located directly across the street.  Enjoy the services these stunning Chattanooga wedding venues have to offer, and leave the luxurious accommodations to us.  Contact us today for more information on planning the perfect Chattanooga Wedding or Elopement.

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Make Chattanooga Your Next Romantic Getaway 14 Jan 2015, 2:00 am

Sometimes, nothing is more needed than a relaxing, romantic getaway for two in order to recharge our batteries during these long winter months.  When it comes to great romantic getaways, the gorgeous rolling hills of East Tennessee offer several amazing options for relaxation and recreation, with no city providing greater options than the scenic city of Chattanooga.  In Chattanooga, you’ll find an ideal mix of activities to enjoy on your romantic getaway, including plenty to see and do, great restaurants, shopping, art, and of course plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure.  Also, Chattanooga is just a short drive from major metropolitan areas like Atlanta, making it the perfect escape for a romantic weekend.  When you stay with us, you’ll find a romantic ambience everywhere, whether it’s sitting in front of our gas log fireplace, enjoying the lush gardens, staying in our private and luxuriously appointed guest rooms, or waking up to wonderfully romantic views of the Chattanooga Valley.  Book your room now, and see for yourself why Chattanooga is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway.

Chattanooga is Your Romantic Getaway Destination

Nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountain Range, Chattanooga, Tennessee will provide you with the perfect backdrop for your romantic getaway.  Our Bed and Breakfast Inn happens to be located on Lookout Mountain, which is one of the most famous landmarks in the area, and also a wonderful and romantic place to spend your day.  Here, you’ll find several fascinating attractions, such as Ruby Falls, Rock City Gardens, and the incline railway, as well as spectacular views out over the Tennessee River Gorge.  There are several hiking trails on Lookout Mountain that are worth exploring, but if you want a little variety, check out the limitless options available at Discover Tennessee Trails and Byways for more romantic inspiration.  Many of the vistas at the top of trails provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic picnic lunch, or maybe even a dramatic sunset over the expansive landscape below.

When you’re ready for some romantic fun in the city proper, Chattanooga won’t disappoint.  There are plenty of shops and galleries to explore in Chattanoog’s hip yet historical Northshore District.  Take a break from shopping and enjoy an afternoon beer and exquisite city view at Brewhaus.  The beautiful Bluff View Art District is also worthy of exploration, where you’ll find the Hunter Museum of American Art.  Here, the buildings themselves are a work of art, perched on 80-foot cliffs above the Tennessee River.  Afterwards, take your time to explore this historic part of town, where you’ll find plenty of restaurants, a coffee house, and plenty of gardens, plazas and courtyards where you can relax and enjoy the romantic ambience of Chattanooga.  For dinner to wrap up your evenings during your romantic getaway, it’s hard to go wrong at Hennen’s, Easy Bistro & Bar, Bluewater Grille, Alleia, or the Public House in the trendy Warehouse Row.  No matter how you choose to spend your time, a romantic getaway spent in Chattanooga will not disappoint.  Book your room at our romantic Chattanooga Bed and Breakfast today, and start planning your journey to relaxation.


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Explore the Chattanooga Art Scene 28 Dec 2014, 2:00 am

The Chattanooga art scene is second to none, and exploring the different art venues throughout the city is a fun way to get to know the true character of this beautiful city, nicknamed the “scenic city” for good reason.  Everywhere you look, you’ll find scenic vistas of the Tennessee River Gorge, in addition to the wonderful works of art throughout the city.  Here, you’ll find amazing art museums and gallery collections, entertaining music and arts festivals, one of the nation’s best artisan markets, as well as emerging arts and artists in Chattanooga’s beautiful art districts. Satisfy the art lover in you, when you book your room at our beautiful Chattanooga area Bed and Breakfast today.  

Enjoy the Chattanooga Art Scene

The rich Chattanooga art scene is anchored by one of the nation’s largest collections of American art, found at the Hunter Museum of American Art.  The building that houses this collection is worth a visit in itself, let alone the spectacular collection of art that is housed inside.  This architectural gem is perched on an 80-foot bluff on the edge of the Tennessee River, providing visitors with stunning panoramic views of the Tennessee river and surrounding mountains.  The exceptional collection of American art inside, recognized as one of the country’s finest, is the perfect way to explore and better understand American History, through featured art of the colonial period through today.  Current exhibits include New York Times Magazine Photographs, the Open 24 Hours exhibit, and a Collections Focus exhibition on artists Raphael Soyer [1899-1987] and Harold Cash [1895-1977], and their varying approaches to depicting the female form.

If you still crave more of Chattanooga’s art scene after visiting this museum, then we highly suggest you visit some of the spectacular art galleries in downtown Chattanooga.  Favorites include the River Gallery, featuring jewelry, paintings, sculpture, pottery and glass from prominent regional, national and international artists, In-Town Gallery, one of the nation’s oldest cooperative art galleries, and Gallery 1401, featuring artists ranging in styles from contemporary realism to impressionism.  Another wonderful place to visit is Ignis Glass Studio, where you will enjoy a unique hands-on experience, including blowing your own glass ornaments or sun catchers. After an art-filled morning, the Bluff View Arts district is a wonderful place to spend an afternoon.  This historic district, set high atop the bluffs of the Tennessee River, is filled with restaurants, a coffee house, art gallery, and plenty of gardens, plazas and courtyards where you can relax and rejuvenate. Book your room at our luxury Bed and Breakfast this winter, and enjoy the world-class Chattanooga art scene.

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Winter Hiking Near Our Chattanooga Bed and Breakfast 20 Dec 2014, 2:00 am

Oftentimes, people relegate outdoor activities to the spring, summer, and even fall months when the weather outside is mild and pleasurable. However, East Tennessee is a virtual playground any time of year, including the colder winter months.  Chattanooga has always been known as a premier outdoor destination, and with mild enough weather year around to enjoy it, the Chattanooga area is the perfect destination for the avid outdoorsman this winter.  Our Chattanooga area Bed and Breakfast Inn has recently been listed as one of the 10 best Southern Mountain Resorts and Inns.  Our beautiful Bed and Breakfast, located on Lookout Mountain, just 10 minutes outside of Chattanooga, is the perfect place to stay during your winter hiking adventure in East Tennessee.

Winter Hiking in the Hills Around Chattanooga

With over 30 miles of winter hiking trails literally outside your door on Lookout Mountain, our luxury Bed and Breakfast Inn is the perfect place for the avid outdoorsmen. The trails of Lookout Mountain will lead you on a journey to various sites of historic interest, and through a stunning landscape sculpted by thousands of years of wind and weather.  One of the most popular destinations for hikers and visitors to Lookout Mountain is Point Park, where you’ll find a classic view of Chattanooga’s Mocassin Bend.  From there, the Bluff Trail to Sunset Rock will give you a beautiful tour of Lookout Mountain, and likely some of the most scenic views you’ll find in Chattanooga. While on Lookout Mountain, you can also enjoy a walk through Civil War History, when you hike the Lookout Mountain Battlefield Trail, where you can reimagine the famed Battle Above the Clouds.

If you’re looking for a little more out of your winter hiking adventure, Chattanooga boasts over 100 miles of hiking on 150+ hiking trails within a 15 minute drive of downtown. Day hikes in the Chattanooga area are suitable for people of all ages and experience levels, and are fully accessible by car, bike, or public transit.  One of the nation’s most spectacular trails,the Cumberland Trail, is located just 9 miles outside of Chattanooga.  This beautiful trail, lined with high ridges and deep gorges along the rugged and cliff-lined eastern edge of the plateau, is a must-see for anyone visiting the Chattanooga area.  Even if you only have time to do a small section of this trail, it will be worth it. Cloudland Canyon, on the western edge of Lookout Mountain, is a beautiful river gulch in the Appalachain Mountains that will reward hikers with some rugged hiking trails and stunning views. With over 6,000 acres of protected land and 35 miles of hiking trails, Prentice Cooper State Forest is an outdoor mecca for Chattanooga residents and visitors.  This beautiful natural area is situated on the Tennessee River Gorge, where you’ll enjoy fantastic panoramas of the steeply rising bluffs, beautiful hiking trails, and primitive camping.  No matter where you choose to explore, the potential for winter hiking in the Chattanooga area is unbeatable.  Our luxury Chattanooga Bed and Breakfast Inn, located near some of the best hiking trails in the area, is the perfect place to escape to this winter.  Book your room with us now, and come see why Chattanooga is nicknamed the “Scenic City”.

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The Best Chattanooga Shopping Locations 28 Nov 2014, 2:00 am

Now that the Holiday season is officially upon us, it’s time to start thinking about getting that special gift for everyone on your list.  Most people stay at our Bed and Breakfast to escape their often over-scheduled lives, and to enjoy time unwinding and reconnecting with their loved ones.  However, an exciting day trip to Chattanooga, located just 15 minutes from our Lookout Mountain Bed and Breakfast, can be a wonderful way to spend a day out on the town together.   Chattanooga has a wonderful variety of shopping options, including stores perfect for the bargain hunter, and boutiques for the fashionista in you.  No matter where you choose to shop, you’re bound to enjoy Chattanooga shopping and leave with some wonderful items.  Book your room with us today, and take advantage of exquisite holiday shopping, then come back to our romantic Bed and Breakfast for a quiet night alone.

Chattanooga Shopping Districts

If you’re the type of shopper that likes everything in one place, then Hamilton Place is the Chattanooga shopping destination for you.  At Hamilton Place, which is Tennessee’s largest shopping complex, you’ll find 200+ specialty stores and restaurants, making your holiday shopping a breeze.  If shopping in a mall isn’t your thing, though, don’t fret.  There are still plenty of quaint shopping districts throughout Downtown Chattanooga for you to enjoy. Head over to Chattanooga’s trendy NorthShore district on Frazier Avenue, where you’ll find a variety of fun and eclectic shops to browse through.  Stroll along these beautiful streets, and you’ll find independent one-of-a-kind small businesses owned by passionate locals selling a variety of goods, from handcrafted jewelry to vintage antiques.  While there, take a stroll through the 21 acre urban oasis that is Renaissance Park, walk across the river on the beautiful and historic Walnut Street Bridge, or ride the restored carousel in Coolidge Park.

For more Chattanooga shopping, head on over to the unique retail stores and specialty shops inside Warehouse Row, which has recently been turned into an industrial-chic cluster of boutiques. Warehouse Row, which was once a Civil War Fort, is a living piece of Chattanooga history, filled with buildings that represent the vibrant history and commercial culture of Chattanooga.  Other highlights to see while in the area shopping incude Art on Main, the Bluff View Arts District, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, the Tennessee Riverpark System, and the acclaimed Tennessee Aquarium.  With such a wonderful variety of local shops to browse, we know you’ll have a fun and satisfying day of Chattanooga shopping, before retiring to the comfort and romance of our Bed and Breakfast on Lookout Mountain.  Book your room with us today, and start planning your holiday escape to Chattanooga.

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Experience an Enchanting Chattanooga Holiday 16 Nov 2014, 2:00 am

Crisp, cool nights are upon us, and the magic of the holiday season is just around the corner. The holidays are a time to break from our hectic schedules, get together, and enjoy the traditions that have been bringing us closer together for years.  If you’re looking to start a new holiday tradition with your loved ones, or if you just want to experience something new, then Chattanooga is the perfect place to do it. Stay at our luxurious Bed and Breakfast Inn this winter, and you’ll find yourself just 10 minutes away from all of the wonderful holiday fun in downtown Chattanooga, and even closer to the spectacular holiday events happening on Lookout Mountain.

Chattanooga Holiday Adventure

One of the top Chattanooga holiday attractions is the Enchanced Garden of Lights at Rock City Garden.  This stunning display feautures more than 30 holiday scenes.  New features worth seeing this year are Garden’s Gateway Celebration in lights, featuring Jack Frost and a 26 foot Christmas Tree dancing to the sounds of the season, an Inara the Ice Queen display, and the Dancing Forest, where forest of lighted trees dance to holiday music.  Other features of this wonderful event include a visit with St. Nick and his elves, gingerbread cookie decorating, hot cocoa, Sugar Plum Fairy Makeovers, holiday-themed characters, and nightly entertainment.  You could even have Dinner with Santa!  Also, new to the Lookout Mountain holiday fun will involve exploring Ruby Falls in a Christmas themed adventure.  Start by visiting Santa, and then head into an ice cave where you’ll see miners and elves play, the Northern Lights shine, and the extraordinary Sugar Plum Fairy Village.

Another popular holiday event is the North Pole Limited train ride, which serves refreshments and holiday fun along the way, as you pass beuatiful lighted displays on your way to the North Pole. There are also a number of Holiday Dinner Trains, which will feature a four-course dining experience on board a restored 1924 dining car. For some good old fashioned winter fun, head down to the Chattanooga Green for some ice skating on the temporary ice rink installed there. The ice-skating season starts after the annual Lighted Boat Parade and Grand Illumination at the landing, when more than 130 buildings, city bridges, and 40+ boats light up to usher in another magical holiday season in Chattanooga.  No matter what it is you choose to do this holiday season, you’ll find that Chattanooga is a joyous and magical place to be.  Take adventage of our Enchanted Getaway package, and book your stay with us now, and start creating lasting Chattanooga holiday memories.

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