From Wise, the city of Knoxville is approximately 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the southwest.
The area around Wise is crisscrossed with fabulous things to see and do, from firm tourist favorites to quiet, secret places that are waiting just for you. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Duffield, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast, and Haysi 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest.
Around 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southeast of Wise is Bristol, a regional city where you go see Bristol Dragway, Bristol Caverns and Bristol Motor Speedway. Whitetop Creek Park and Paramount Center for the Arts are also well-worth calling into before returning to Wise.
The area around Wise offers some great ways to get into its unique landscapes. Thrill seekers can sign up for one of the horse riding and hiking adventures on offer.
The closest major airport, Tri-Cities Regional Airport, is located in Tri-Cities, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the south of Wise, a handy point to remember when booking your trip.