Take a hip trip to Athens, Georgia! The eclectic college town of Athens is 61 miles northeast of Atlanta, nestled just below the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. A vibrant, restored Victorian-era downtown teems with art galleries, trendy shops, world-renowned nightclubs and distinctive dining. Historic architecture and impressive gardens complete the unique blend of traditional heritage and trend-setting southern culture. The vibe and energy that gave birth to R.E.M and the B-52’s are alive and well today! Visit our website for complete travel information, including online reservations, calendar of events, special offers, and music samples.
Visitor Information Center
300 N. Thomas St.
Athens, GA 30601
Athens is 60 miles northeast of Atlanta via GA Hwy 316Visit Website
Free Georgia Travel Guide
The state's official Travel Guide is your complete resource to planning a vacation in Georgia. Find trip ideas, attractions, dining, events, activities, accommodation, map, travel resources and much more.
Phone: 1-800-VISIT GA (847-4842)
Athens Travel Guides
Civil War Heartland Leaders Trail
On this mostly rural, 125-mile history trail connecting many important Southern landmarks, visitors will explore the lives of more Civil War leaders and rich history than in any other region in the South.
Courtyard by Marriott Athens Downtown Fact Sheet
This is Courtyard by Marriott Athens Downtown's fact sheet flyer with information regarding our amenities and full color photots of our property and rooms.
1145 North Chase StreetView on Map
678-835-8082Athens Tours & Transit offers Brewery Tours every Friday from 5:30 - 9 p.m., as well as offering Winery Tours, Heritage Tours, Food Tours, and custom shuttle services... Find Out More
Jun 15, 2017 - Jun 15, 201790 Carlton St.View on Map
706-542-4662Join us for the Third Thursday Twilight Tour led by docents. This tour will meet in the museum lobby. All ages are welcome. Find Out More
Jun 4, 2017 - Jun 4, 201790 Carlton StreetView on Map
706-542-4662Join docents as they lead this tour. All tours meet in the lobby and are free to the public. Find Out More
The dining information on this page is supplied by the Georgia Restaurant Association.