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Anakeesta grand opening of new tower, now downtown Gatlinburg’s highest point

Officials called it the "crowning jewel" atop Anakeesta, which is part of its $6.5 million expansion.

GATLINBURG, Tenn. — It's the grand opening day for Anakeesta's AnaVista Tower, now downtown Gatlinburg’s highest point!

The tower offers 360-degree views of the Smokies and the only one of its kind in the world, AnaVista Tower offers a unique view of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and surrounding states. 

Officials called it the "crowning jewel" atop Anakeesta, which is part of its $6.5 million expansion.

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