Waycross and Ware County is located in the heart of beautiful Southeast Georgia at the northern tip of the Okefenokee Swamp Wildlife Refuge. Waycross is a nationally-recognized Main Street City filled with Southern hospitality and charm. From the historic downtown district to the swamp lands of the Okefenokee, there is something for everyone. Experience traditional down home cooking or elegant cuisine at one of our one-of-a-kind restaurants, explore the natural wonders of the Okefenokee, or visit one of our three local museums. Whether staying overnight or just traveling through, Waycross will be a place to remember.
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417 Pendleton St
Waycross, GA 31501
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Waycross Travel Guides
1440 No. Augusta Ave.View on Map
912-285-4056Southern Forest World is a museum illustrating the history of the forestry industry in the southeastern United States. The role of forestry and wood products in colonial... Find Out More
Nov 28, 2014 - Dec 30, 20145700 Okefenokee Swamp Park Rd.View on Map
912-283-0583This festive wilderness light show is enjoyed by young and old alike, and has become an annual tradition for many. Bring a blanket or afghan and snuggle on the trains... Find Out More
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Book early and Save!Hampton Inn Waycross1720 Brunswick Hwy.View on Map
When you book at least 14 days in advance, you can save up to 15% off our Best Available Rate. And on top of your savings, you'll also get all the great amenities we're known for — a free hot breakfast, a clean and fresh Hampton bed®, our trademark friendly service and so much more, all backed by... > Find Out More