Tri-cities: All within an 30 min drive, named for the cities of Johnson City, Kingsport, and Bristol, Tn. It also includes many other smaller towns. Activities include: Antique shopping in Jonesborough the oldest city in Tennessee. Jonesborough has a Story telling festival and has a quaint downtown shopping. Enjoy wine tasting at Country side vineyards. For the golf lovers, there are several beautiful courses surrounded by mountain views.. Bristol has the NASCAR races for all the racing fans. Roan, and Bays Mountain State Parks, Cherokee National Park, the Appalacian Trail are close by for hiking and sightseeing. Nolichucky River rafting can be arranged by many local outfitters. Abington, Va. Has much to offer for sightseeing and the famous Barter theater for entertainment.
Day Trips: The biggest attraction is Gatlinburg Tn, Dollywood theme park and the Great Smoky Mountains National park all about 90 minutes away.