Tennessee Spot Among The 'Most Beautiful' Places In The World To Visit
By Sarah Tate
June 22, 2023
Earth is filled with wondrous, stunning landscapes, both natural and manmade, that are waiting to welcome visitors to admire the magnificence and beauty the world has to offer. Travel + Leisure searched for the most breathtaking, scenic destinations around the globe where people can visit and admire the beauty of the world, compiling a list of 55 of the most beautiful places to visit. According to the site:
"From sky-blue lakes in Canada to sandstone beaches in Seychelles, beauty abounds in every corner of the Earth. Focusing largely on national parks, mountains, beaches, deserts, and other natural wonders, we've compiled the world's most beautiful places to inspire your next dream vacation."
Several of the destinations can be found in the U.S., including one right here in Tennessee. The Great Smoky Mountains, an expansive bridge between Tennessee and North Carolina was recognized for its mountainous beauty, filled with blooming flowers, scurrying wildlife and hiking trails to see all of the regions gorgeous views.
Here's what the site had to say:
"With half a million acres split by Tennessee and North Carolina, this famous park's wondrous mountain scenery encompasses hardwood forests, steep-sided ravines cut through by rivers and streams, and brilliant wildflowers in bloom from spring to fall. Hikers have 150 trails available to them, from the Appalachian Trail's Charlies Bunion hike to the more challenging Rainbow Falls route."