Santa's Land Fun Park & Zoo
Located 3 miles east of Cherokee on US 19. See Santa and his elves, browse through gift shops and exhibits, and visit the domestic and exotic animals in the zoo. Santa's Land also features rides, picnic facilities, and multiple restaurants. Open daily 9 am to 5 pm from March 31st through October…
A neat place to take children for some Christmas themed fun and gentle rides and a very small coaster.
Open seasonally check their website, fun for families!
“One of the most beautiful campuses in the University of North Carolina system, the university was originally founded in 1889 as the “Western Carolina Teachers College” to educate the people of the western North Carolina mountains. Over the years it has evolved to a major university with over 12,000 students.”
“Just pull over on Rte. 19 on the way to Cherokee, and take this quick hike to see Soco Falls ”
“Undrgoing renovation and some new attractions are now open July - October. Ride the mile-high chair lift, zoom through the air on zip lines and kids will enjoy attractions just for them.”
Grocery or Supermarket
“One of 3 local grocery stores we reccomend. This one is located on the Cherokee Indian Reservation. ”
“Whether you're looking for high stakes or delicious steaks, you'll find both here. Hit the slots, tables, or the Essence Lounge to relax with a drink. This is also the home for live entertainment in the area. You can get your fine dining fill as well. Their restaurants include Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, Brio Italian Grille, and other options in the Food Court. ”