8 days in Georgia Itinerary

8 days in Georgia Itinerary

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1
Atlanta
— 2 nights
2
Blairsville
— 2 nights
3
Savannah
— 2 nights
4
Jekyll Island
— 1 night

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, and then immerse yourself in nature at Chastain Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, tour the pleasant surroundings at Centennial Olympic Park, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Atlanta trip planner.

Los Angeles to Atlanta is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Atlanta due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: high temperatures in Atlanta hover around 89°F and lows are around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Blairsville.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Food Tours

2
nights
Blairsville

Blairsville ©
Blairsville is a city in Union County, Georgia, United States. On the 21st (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Brasstown Bald, then admire the sheer force of Anna Ruby Falls, and then learn about winemaking at Crane Creek Vineyards. Keep things going the next day: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, relax in the rural setting at Mercier Orchards, and then walk around Meeks Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Blairsville driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Atlanta to Blairsville takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of subway, bus, and car. Traveling from Atlanta in July, things will get little chillier in Blairsville: highs are around 84°F and lows about 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Blairsville

Parks · Nature · Wineries

Side Trips

Blue Ridge, Anna Ruby Falls, Crane Creek Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls
Brasstown Bald ©
Brasstown Bald
Meeks Park ©
Meeks Park

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): make a trip to Historic River Street, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and finally take a stroll through Savannah Historic District. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mickve Israel Temple, walk around Forsyth Park, brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Savannah route planner.

You can drive from Blairsville to Savannah in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Blairsville in July; daily highs in Savannah reach 91°F and lows reach 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Ghost & Vampire Tours
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

1
night
Jekyll Island

A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
On the 25th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Jekyll Island Trail System and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Jekyll Island trip planner.

You can drive from Savannah to Jekyll Island in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In July in Jekyll Island, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 76°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Jekyll Island Trail System ©
Jekyll Island Trail System

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