3 days in Mountain City, Blue Ridge & Helen Itinerary

3 days in Mountain City, Blue Ridge & Helen Itinerary

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Mountain City
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Helen
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Mountain City

Mountain City ©
Mountain City is an incorporated town in Rabun County, Georgia, United States. On the 25th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Foxfire Museum and then make a trip to Sky Valley Overlook.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Mountain City route maker tool.

Macon to Mountain City is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Macon in September, expect Mountain City to be slightly colder, temps between 79°F and 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Blue Ridge.

Things to do in Mountain City

Museums · Historic Sites

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Foxfire Museum ©
Foxfire Museum
Sky Valley Overlook ©
Sky Valley Overlook

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Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge ©

Historic High Country

A small resort town located in Georgia's "Historic High Country," Blue Ridge sits right on the national scenic trail that follows the Appalachian mountain range for over 3,300 km (2,100 mi).
On the 26th (Sat), stop by Out of the Blue and then examine the collection at Expedition:BIGFOOT!.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Blue Ridge trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Mountain City to Blue Ridge takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in September, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Helen.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

Museums · Shopping

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Expedition:BIGFOOT! ©
Expedition:BIGFOOT!
Out of the Blue ©
Out of the Blue

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Helen

Helen ©

Georgia's Alpine Village

A taste of Bavaria right in the heart of Georgia's "Historic High Country," Helen houses just 400 residents but hosts over 200 shops that sell everything from handmade sweaters to Christmas ornaments.
On the 27th (Sun), walk around Unicoi Hill Park, trek along Yonah Mountain Campground, and then experience rural life at Apple Mountain Alpacas.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Helen online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Blue Ridge to Helen in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Helen can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Helen

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

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Yonah Mountain Campground ©
Yonah Mountain Campground
Unicoi Hill Park ©
Unicoi Hill Park
Apple Mountain Alpacas ©
Apple Mountain Alpacas

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