Region

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

  • Up to 15% off

    Military Family Fate
    Hampton Inn & Suites Augusta West
    4081 Jimmie Dyess Pkwy.
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    Enjoy up to 15% off leisure stays for active & retired military and their families. We know your time off is valuable, and that’s why we want to help you enjoy it. We’re offering exclusive savings of up to 15% for active & retired military and their families. > Find Out More
  • $2 off admission price per person

    $2 OFF Soirée: Jazz+Wine tix
    Soiree: Jazz + Wine
    Garden City Jazz
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    Simply mention that you saw our listing on the Explore Georgia website and receive $2 off event admission on the day of show. > Find Out More
  • Up to 15% off

    Up to 15 % off Active and Retired Military
    Home2 Suites by Hilton Augusta
    3606 Exchange Ln.
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    Thank you for your sacrifice. Active & retired military can enjoy a 15% savings off leisure stays. Home2 Suites is offering all active and retired military and their families, a special 15% discount off any leisure stay. All our contemporary studios and 1 bedroom suites include thoughtful extras like... > Find Out More
  • $5 off admission price per person

    Stay & Save
    Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival
    965 Stagecoach Road Northeast
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    Aspiring attendees will receive a $5 discount off ticket prices when they book overnight accommodations in Thomson for the festival with the new Stay and Save Package. Tickets are cash only and will be available for pick up at the hotel upon arrival. Overnight guests will also receive a vintage Blind... > Find Out More