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15 Romantic Things to Do in Chattanooga TN This Year

Looking to make the most out of some one-on-one time with the one you love and you want the best romantic things to do in Chattanooga TN?

We’ve got you covered with this list of romantic things to do, covering all kinds of excursions and outings from outdoorsy, to adventurous, from foodie, to classic, there’s something romantic for everyone to love in Chattanooga TN.

Lovers Leap at Rock City

15 Romantic Things to Do in Chattanooga TN

  1. High Point Climbing and Fitness
    If you want to kick off your romance with a little adventure, check out High Point. Here people of any skill level can rock climb. If this is something you’ve always wanted to try, think about how great it is to learn something new together!
  2. Southern Belle Riverboat
    The Southern Belle is a gorgeous sight-seeing vessel. On board restaurants give you a great taste for your mouth while your eyes take in the sights.
  3. Tennessee Aquarium
    Regarded as one of the best aquariums in the country, the Tennessee Aquarium is sure to delight you with its amazing exhibits of water-loving creatures. It also has an IMAX and boat excursion experience.
  4. Chattanooga Horse Trams
    Nothing says ‘romance’ quite like a horse-drawn carriage. These carriages run on weekends in the evening, even offering blankets when the weather is chilly. You can also make a special reservation.
  5. Chattanooga Pints and Pedals
    In this unique experience, you and 15 of your closest friends (or the new friends you’ll make!) leisurely pedal as you explore Chattanooga (two routes available). This trip is BYOB as you explore.
  6. DeBarge Vineyards and Winery 
    DeBarge offers two great wine experiences – you can head out to the rolling hills of the winery or you can experience a tasting in their sleek, urban tasting room.
  7. The Lemon Fair
    Specializing in handmade, unusual, and magical gifts, you will have fun as you explore the Lemon Fair. You never know what treasures you’ll find as a keepsake from this date!
  8. The Comedy Catch
    Laugh it up together at Comedy Catch, Chattanooga’s best comedy club. With a wide-range of comedy offerings, you’ll find something that hits your funny bone.
  9. Tivoli Theatre
    The Tivoli Theatre is proud to be at the center of Chattanooga’s cultural stage. Home of the Chattanooga Symphony and host to many traveling groups from all types of genres, we’re sure you’ll agree – it’s a great place to experience.
  10. Ruby Falls
    Ruby Falls is an underground waterfall located over 1100 feet below the surface of Lookout Mountain. While at Ruby Falls you can take in the breathtaking views from Lookout Mountain, experience the mineral deposits of Rock City, and enjoy the outdoor excursions, like ziplining.
  11. Raccoon Mountain Caverns
    Another underground experience, Raccoon Mountain Caverns is a nationally recognized cave system. You can even pan for gemstones!
  12. Chattanooga Market
    The Chattanooga Market offers amazing vendors in all things from baked goods, to meat, produce, and crafts. Offerings change seasonally so there’s always something new to explore!
  13. Walnut Street Bridge
    Constructed in 1890 for foot and motor traffic, the bridge is now covered in wood planks and is for pedestrians only, perfect for a romantic stroll.
  14. Lake Winnie Amusement Park
    You don’t have to be a kid to enjoy rides, games, and more at Lake Winnie Amusement Park. Let you inner child play – and have fun with the one you love.
  15. Lovers Leap at Rock City and Lookout Mountain
    See 7 States from Lookout Mountain and Rock City and not to mention the breathtaking waterfall view at Lover’s Leap.

After a day or a night or even a weekend of great fun and old-fashioned romance, take it to next step by staying a night (or two or more!) at the Whitestone Country Inn, a short drive from these great romantic things to do in Chattanooga.

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