Welcome to Dahlonega!
Site of the first major U.S. Gold Rush and the Heart of Georgia Wine Country, Dahlonega offers an authentic, mountain getaway only an hour north of Atlanta. Our guests and locals alike enjoy outstanding arts and gold medal wineries, original architecture and gold history attractions, a Golden Bear signature golf course and the University of North Georgia with its signature gold steeple. As a destination hub in the heart of the North Georgia Mountains, Dahlonega plays host to year round weddings, waterfall and wildlife seekers, and world renowned bicycling events.
Experience our live music and theater, local shopping and dining, heritage museums and tours, and seasonal festivals. We invite you to join the fun and unwind along our trails, on our rivers, and in our relaxing lodging accommodations. From the National Forest to the National Registered Downtown Historic District, welcome to award-winning Dahlonega… "It's Pure Gold"!
Visitor Information Center
13 South Park Street
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Directions from Atlanta Getting here from Atlanta is simple! 1.Take GA-400 N/US-19 N (through Alpharetta, Cumming, and Dawsonville). 2.Turn LEFT at GA-60 N/US-19 N/S Chestatee St. at the traffic light at the end of GA-400 N. 3.Continue for approximately 5.5 miles. Arrive at Dahlonega's Historic Square.Visit Website
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Dahlonega Spa Resort
The fresh air will instantly cure your big-city stress, and our expansive views, nature trails, spa treatments and outdoor jacuzzi will soothe your body & soul.
Dahlonega Stories: The Landmarks & Legends of History
Dahlonega, site of the first major American Gold Rush, is one of the most historic towns in the United States. Its commercial buildings have been well pre-served, and these landmark buildings are full of businesses as fascinating as the legends that have emerged with 175 years of thriving history.
Etowah River Water Trail Rack Card
Explore 163 miles of the best family paddling in North Georgia. Set out for a day or map out an overnight adventure.
The dining information on this page is supplied by the Georgia Restaurant Association.
Military (Active) DiscountMountain Top Lodge at Dahlonega447 Mountain Top Lodge RdView on Map
10% off nightly room rate for active military service(s) member staying at the lodge. > Find Out MoreSenior discount for weeknight staysLong Mountain Lodge144 Bull Creek Rd.View on Map
Seniors 65 and over will get 10% of their lodging for stays Sunday through Thursday nights. > Find Out MoreExtended WeekendsMountain Top Lodge at Dahlonega447 Mountain Top Lodge RdView on Map
Stay 2 consecutive weekend nights - get 50% of 3rd night (same extended weekend). > Find Out MoreGold, Wine & WaterfallsLily Creek Lodge Bed & Breakfast2608 Auraria Rd.View on Map
Gourmet breakfast each morning Fresh flowers in your room Fudge from The Dahlonega Fudge Factory Two tickets to Consolidated Gold Mine (tour and gold panning) Two tickets for a winetasting at one of our exciting North Georgia wine vineyards Map of surrounding waterfalls > Find Out More