Classic South

Southern hospitality at its finest, the Classic South offers visitors a rare combination of history and charm mixed with bustling excursion options for everyone from outdoorsmen to museum-goers.
  • We Are Georgia: Classic South

    The people behind popular destinations in the Classic South region showcase what we love about the state.

Discover the many possibilities:

  • Enjoy – Charming antebellum homes and championship golf greens
  • Discover – Family-friendly festivals and locally grown treats
  • Explore – State parks, vast lakes, and historic towns

The variety of possibilities provided by the Classic South are sure to delight visitors of all ages, bringing to life lost treasures amidst Georgia’s small-town ambiance and big-city attractions.

Classic South Trip Ideas & Inspiration

Classic South Videos and 360 Tours

  • Packages starting at $779 per night

    Food & Wine Festival Package
    Lake Oconee Food & Wine Festival
    1 Lake Oconee Trail
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    Visit the Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee for a delightfully delicious weekend filled with an array of culinary samplings, fine wine and events for every palate to be enjoyed lakeside. The Lake Oconee Food & Wine Festival package includes overnight accommodations for two nights (March 23-25, 2018... > Find Out More