Trip Ideas

Guide to Must-See Attractions

Make sure to include these popular destinations on your list of things to do in Georgia.

  • Harness Race

    Check out the Harness Horse Capital of Georgia and see all manner of horse shows, training and races.

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  • Georgia Guidestones

    Visit the Georgia Guidestones to learn 10 global guidelines, written in eight major languages.

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  • Uncle Remus

    Uncle Remus may be a fictional character, but the Uncle Remus Museum in Eatonton reminds us just how important his stories of Br'er Rabbit were.

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  • Warm Springs

    Relax with FDR as you enjoy the healing waters of Warm Springs.

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  • Waiting for a Drink of Water at President Carter's Boyhood Farm

    Try your hand at pumping water from the same well used by a young Jimmy Carter at his boyhood home.

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  • Augusta Canal Boat

    Sit back and relax as you float down the Augusta Canal, taking in the gorgeous landscape and the Confederate Powderworks.

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  • Laser Show

    Make sure to stick around and see the lasershow after climbing Stone Mountain.

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  • Margaret Mitchell House

    Visit the Margaret Mitchell House to see where Georgia's favorite author penned "Gone With the Wind."

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  • Oktoberfest

    Whether you're there for Oktoberfest, tubing, hot air balloons or scenery, visit Helen, Georgia's alpine village for a taste of the Appalachian Alps.

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  • Panning for Gold

    Grab your pan and head to Dahlonega in search of some shiny Georgia gold.

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  • Rock City

    On  Lookout Mountain, you can stand on Lover's Leap and look out over Rock City to seven different states.

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  • Centennial Park at Night

    Only one place in the world can claim credit for hosting the centennial anniversary of the Olympic Games: Atlanta!

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  • Savannah Historic District

    There are few sights more quintessential Southern than those of the Savannah Historic District.

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  • Fort Pulaski

    Celebrate Georgia's Civil War history with a visit to Fort Pulaski and learn how soldiers lived and fought during the late 19th century.

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  • Ray Charles Plaza

    Is Georgia on your mind? Then croon along to the official state song at the Ray Charles Plaza in Albany.

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