Day Trips outside of Atlanta
Brunswick and the Golden Isles It's a Natural Attraction
Many areas on the mainland and barrier islands are undeveloped, and welcome discovery on foot, by bike, kayak, pontoon boats or car. Watch native creatures in their habitat and see local marshes, too.
Brunswick and the Golden Isles Step Back in Time with History
From prehistoric peoples to European colonists, the story of Brunswick and The Golden Isles spans thousands of years. Learn more through historic tours, museums and attractions.
Jekyll Island, St. Simons Island and Savannah
This Georgia getaway allows you to explore the cool breezes and tranquil environment of our coast from Millionaire's Island to Georgia's First City.
Heart and Heritage of Georgia's Mountains
Explore the Sautee and Nacoochee Valleys, Nacoochee Indian Mound, the Folk Pottery Museum, shopping in local stores, the Edelweiss German Inn and the town of Clarkesville.
Touring the Mountain Towns of Cleveland/Helen/Dahlonega
Take a trip north to experience the charm of Dahlonega, where the nation's first gold rush happened, Cleveland, home of Babyland General and Helen, a Bavarian-style town with shopping and many activities.
A Day in Awesome Dawson County
Visit the Kangaroo Conservation Center, dine at either Gold Creek Resort or Amicalola Falls Lodge, then do some shopping at North Georgia Premium Outlets.
Day Trip to Dawsonville
The home of NASCAR champion Bill Elliott, Dawsonville is located in the North Georgia Mountains and is a quaint 150-year old town perfect for exploring, history buffs or racing enthusiasts.
Arts, Antiques and History in Rabun County
Located in the southern tip of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Rabun County has beautiful mountains, roaring waterfalls, forests, lakes, and Tallulah Gorge. Catch the Georgia Wine Highway, and explore shopping.
America Idyll in Rabun County
Begin your trip in Tallulah Falls, home of the Tallulah Gorge State Park. This spectacular gorge has hiking trails with amazing vistas, overlooks and a suspension bridge. Then, continue on a mountain drive to explore more in the towns of North Georgia.
Waterscapes and War Heroes Hartwell and Toccoa
The towns of Hartwell and Toccoa are located in the northeastern section of Georgia and have historic sites, beautiful lakes and waterfalls, and shopping and dining.
Itineraries around Atlanta
A Day Downtown
If you're staying Downtown and don't want to stray too far from your hotel, then explore the city on foot at these must-see Atlanta attractions.
Culture and Neighborhoods
Atlanta's arts and culture scene is complemented by in-town neighborhoods that give the city even more depth. These locations are in the neighborhoods of Midtown, Virginia-Highland, Little Five Points and Inman Park a short cab ride away.
Hear the History
From Civil War to civil rights, this itinerary will take you from the Martin Luther King National Historic Site, Margaret Mitchell House, the Sweet Auburn district and end up at an Atlanta destination for Southern food, slightly updated.
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