Tennessee State Parks


Tennessee State Parks Vacation Packages

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  • Waterfall and Fall Color Tour #2
    Monday, October 27 through Wednesday, October 29
  • Waterfall and Fall Color Tour #3
    Friday, November 14 through Sunday, November 16

Join tour hosts Cassie Rapert and State Naturalist Randy Hedgepath on a three day guided-tour of some of our most beautiful waterfalls. Focusing on the beauty and history these majestic falls, the Waterfall and Fall Color Tours also include educational seminars and interpretive programs unique to each location. Burgess Falls, Cummins Falls, Rock Island's falls and the six waterfalls of Fall Creek Falls will be highlighted and explored. Breathtaking beauty will amaze and mystify as you explore these jewels of Tennessee State Parks. The all-inclusive three day vacation tour includes meals, Fall Creek Falls lodging, interpretive programs, transportation to our various destinations and fall fun! The cost of the package is $249.00 per person (plus applicable taxes), all inclusive double occupancy. 

Learn more about Fall Creek Falls State Park.

Waterfall and Fall Color Tour Itinerary

Day 1:

  • 4 p.m. - Check-in at Fall Creek Falls Inn. Please feel free to arrive at our beautiful park at any time on this day  to do some of your own park exploration or take a spin on our brand new aerial adventure, ZipStream Fall Creek Falls (ZipStream cost is not included in your tour package).
  • 5:30-6:30 p.m. - Meet in the Fall Creek Falls restaurant for dinner.
  • 7 p.m. - Meet in the Cascade Room located right off of the Inn lobby for an informal presentation led by State Naturalist Randy Hedgepath on TN waterfalls, nature and wildlife.

Day 2:

  • 7-8 a.m. - Meet in the Fall Creek Falls restaurant for breakfast.
  • 8 a.m. - Meet at the Inn lobby to board our tour bus and set off for a day full of wonder and excitement visiting Burgess Falls State Park, Cummins Falls State Park and Rock Island State Park! We will also make a stop at Delmonaco Winery for a winery tour and tasting! (You will want to be sure to bring along a camera to capture the gorgeous scenery and fun memories, a rain jacket as a just in case, hiking shoes and apparel appropriate for some moderate hiking and an open mind ready to learn and absorb the beauty of Tennessee!)

A catered boxed lunch (including the famous hiker sandwich on homemade bread) prepared by Fall Creek Falls will be provided for lunch. We will arrive back at Fall Creek Falls around 5 p.m.

  • 7 p.m. - Meet at the Cascade room for a fantastic catered outdoor picnic.

Day 3:

  • 7-8 a.m. - Meet in the Fall Creek Falls restaurant for breakfast.
  • 8 a.m. - Check out.
  • 8:30 a.m.- Meet in the lobby to head out and follow Randy as he guides us on an exploration of the many wonders of Fall Creek Falls!

The tour will end by 11:00 a.m.

Booking and Reservation policy:

Cost of the package: $249.00 per person (plus applicable taxes) all inclusive double occupancy (Minimum 20 participants, maximum 56 participants). To make a reservation for the Tennessee State Parks Waterfalls Tour, please contact: Connie Reece or Linda Scarbrough, group reservationists Fall Creek Falls State Park, at 1-800-250-8610 during business hours Monday-Friday.

Upon reserving, we will require full payment with a credit card equaling total package cost. Should you need to cancel more than 30 days out, you will receive a full refund. Should you need to cancel 30 days or less from the starting tour date; you will receive a 50% refund.

(Fall Creek Falls State Park will confirm your reservation with you two weeks prior to vacation package dates and will reserve the right to cancel the trip at that time with a full refund based on participation.)