Expert Travel Tips

Planning a trip to Chattanooga? We're ready to help!

Chattanooga’s Information Specialists are ready to help inspire your visit to our community by sharing all the exciting and diverse experiences we have to offer. Get insider tips and recommendations on things to do, where to rest your head, best local restaurants and food and drink tours, hidden gems, and more. 

1. Call the Virtual Information Center at (800) 322-3344, Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. 

2. Send us an email at

3. Stop by the Mobile Information Center downtown during the week and on weekends for travel advice, maps, and free Chattivity books for kids. Watch our social for the new upcoming vehicle design! 

Mock up of front exterior of new Welcome CenterNew Chattanooga Visitors Information Center Opening This Fall

We are excited about our NEW Chattanooga Visitors Information Center on the Tennessee Aquarium Plaza opening this fall!  

The new indoor/outdoor space offers the opportunity to engage with Information Specialists, pick up our map and travel inspiration magazine, and purchase official Chattanooga merch. 

It will feature a covered green space to relax, children’s games, special programming, doggie bowls to keep your pups hydrated, selfie stations, and interactive bi-lingual touchscreen kiosks for 24/7 itinerary building.

Looking For Things To Do? 

Sometimes you’ve got to let the wind guide your sails. Or something like that. Check out our website's comprehensive Things to Do section if you need something to do, want to visually plan your visit, or just like maps! It’s constantly being updated, so check back often for new attractions, restaurants, and ways to have fun. 

Need an Itinerary?

We've got you covered! Check out our site's Suggested Itineraries section, where we've done the work for you and planned a trip to Chattanooga for all interests and travel parties.

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