Trip Ideas

Guide to Beaches & The Coast

Relax on the sand, tour scenic lighthouses or experience unique ecological settings along the beautiful Georgia coast.

  • Fort McAllister

    Located south of Savannah on the banks of the Ogeechee River, this park showcases the best-preserved earthwork fortification of the Confederacy.

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  • Cockspur

    Cockspur Island is beautifully maintained and open to visitors looking to explore pristine marsh land and historic military engineering.

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  • Okefenokee

    The Okefenokee Swamp is the largest, intact, un-fragmented, freshwater and black water wilderness swamp in North America.

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  • Savannah

    Savannah's River Street is a glittering, multi-faceted gem along the broad Savannah River.

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  • Tybee Lighthouse

    The Tybee Island Light Station has been guiding mariners safe entrance into the Savannah River for more than 270 years.

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  • Skidaway Island

    Trails wind through maritime forest and past salt marsh at Skidaway Island State Park.

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  • Cumberland Island

    Cumberland Island is home to pristine maritime forests, undeveloped beaches, wide marshes and historic sites.

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  • St. Simons

    St. Simons Island Pier is a great location for an evening stroll after dinner in downtown St. Simons Island.

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  • Sidney Lanier

    The Sidney Lanier Bridge, Georgia’s tallest cable-stayed suspension bridge, provides easy access to the Golden Isles from Interstate 95.

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  • Driftwood Beach

    Driftwood Beach on Jekyll Island will amaze you with the beautiful driftwood and trees that resemble a tree graveyard.

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  • The Beautiful Georgia Coast

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Beaches & The Coast Trip Ideas & Inspiration

Beaches & The Coast