14 days in Georgia Itinerary

14 days in Georgia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Atlanta
— 2 nights
2
Blue Ridge
— 2 nights
3
Helen
— 2 nights
4
Columbus
— 1 night
5
Savannah
— 3 nights
6
Tybee Island
— 1 night
7
Saint Simons Island
— 2 nights

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
When in Atlanta, make a side trip to see Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, approximately Stone Mountain away. The adventure continues: meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, immerse yourself in nature at Chastain Park, see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, and steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Atlanta journey planning website.

Thomaston to Atlanta is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in September, and nighttime lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Blue Ridge.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Stone Mountain Park
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Food Tours

2
nights
Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge ©
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).
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): get interesting insight from Tours, then stop by Love Dogs and Cats Too, then relax in the rural setting at Mercier Orchards, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Grumpy Old Men Brewing. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get interesting insight from Rolling Thunder River Company, try your luck at Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino, then do a tasting at Crane Creek Vineyards, and finally walk around Meeks Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Blue Ridge road trip site.

Drive from Atlanta to Blue Ridge in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of subway, bus, and taxi. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Atlanta in September: high temperatures in Blue Ridge hover around 78°F and lows are around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Helen.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Rolling Thunder River Company, Crane Creek Vineyards, Meeks Park, Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino
Highlights from your plan
Rolling Thunder River Company ©
Rolling Thunder River Company
Crane Creek Vineyards ©
Crane Creek Vineyards
Grumpy Old Men Brewing ©
Grumpy Old Men Brewing

2
nights
Helen

Helen ©
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 6th (Sun), immerse yourself in nature at Unicoi State Park, then admire the sheer force of Anna Ruby Falls, then learn about winemaking at Habersham Vineyards & Winery, and finally stop by Betty's Country Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): savor the flavors at VIP Southern Tours, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Brasstown Bald, and then examine the collection at Charlemagne's Kingdom.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Helen online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Blue Ridge to Helen takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Helen can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Columbus.

Things to do in Helen

Nature · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

VIP Southern Tours, Brasstown Bald
Highlights from your plan
VIP Southern Tours ©
VIP Southern Tours
Habersham Vineyards & Winery ©
Habersham Vineyards & Winery
Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls

1
night
Columbus

Columbus ©
Columbus is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): take in the pleasant sights at Columbus Botanical Garden, learn about all things military at National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center, then brush up on your military savvy at National Civil War Naval Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Columbus Riverwalk.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Columbus holiday planner.

Getting from Helen to Columbus by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Helen in September; daily highs in Columbus reach 87°F and lows reach 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Columbus

Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center ©
National Civil War Naval Museum ©
National Civil War Naval Museum
Columbus Riverwalk ©
Columbus Riverwalk

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Savannah is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a taste of the local shopping with Savannah Historic District, stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery, don't miss a visit to Historic River Street, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Savannah tour itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Columbus to Savannah in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in September, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Tybee Island.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Forsyth Park ©
Forsyth Park

1
night
Tybee Island

Tybee Island is a city and barrier island located in Chatham County, Georgia, 18 miles (29 km) east of Savannah, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Pulaski National Monument, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then stop by Inferno, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Tybee Island Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Tybee Island trip maker website.

You can drive from Savannah to Tybee Island in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Tybee Island are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Saint Simons Island.

Things to do in Tybee Island

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tybee Island Beach ©
Tybee Island Beach
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument

2
nights
Saint Simons Island

Saint Simons Island ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Georgia Sea Turtle Center, kick back and relax at Driftwood Beach, then take in nature's colorful creations at Wesley Memorial & Gardens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christ Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Cassina Garden Club tabby cabins. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at St. Simons Lighthouse Museum, visit Jekyll Island Historic District, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Weber's Growler Factory.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Saint Simons Island attractions tool.

Traveling by car from Tybee Island to Saint Simons Island takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. September in Saint Simons Island sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Simons Island

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Jekyll Island
Highlights from your plan
Driftwood Beach ©
Driftwood Beach
Jekyll Island Historic District ©
Jekyll Island Historic District
Wesley Memorial & Gardens ©
Wesley Memorial & Gardens

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