30 days in Stone Mountain & Oceanside Itinerary

30 days in Stone Mountain & Oceanside Itinerary

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Stone Mountain
— 14 nights
— 15 nights

Stone Mountain

Stone Mountain ©
Stone Mountain is a city in DeKalb County, Georgia, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Little Mulberry Park and Helton Creek Falls. Get out of town with these interesting Stone Mountain side-trips: Southern Estates Alpacas (in Adairsville), Blue Ridge (Toccoa River Swinging Bridge & Mercier Orchards) and Minnehaha Falls (in Lakemont). And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Stone Mountain Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, take in the dramatic scenery at Anna Ruby Falls, and experience rural life at Build an Ark Animal Rescue.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Stone Mountain attractions planner.

Paterson to Stone Mountain is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paterson in November, with highs in Stone Mountain at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Oceanside.

Things to do in Stone Mountain

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Ellijay, Helen, Decatur, Sandy Springs, Sautee Nacoochee
Highlights from your plan
Stone Mountain Park ©
Stone Mountain Park
Little Mulberry Park ©
Little Mulberry Park
Helton Creek Falls ©
Helton Creek Falls


Oceanside ©
Oceanside is a coastal city located on California's South Coast. Explore hidden gems such as California Surf Museum and Harbor Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Oceanside: Temecula (Temecula Olive Oil Company & Carter Estate Winery and Resort), Borrego Springs (Galleta Meadows, Borrego Palm Canyon Nature Trail, &more) and Encinitas (Swami's Beach & Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Oceanside Museum of Art, admire the majestic nature at Mount San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness, stroll around Guajome County Park, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Oceanside trip builder website.

You can fly from Stone Mountain to Oceanside in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. When traveling from Stone Mountain in November, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Oceanside: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oceanside

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Encinitas, Carlsbad, Laguna Beach, Borrego Springs, San Clemente
Highlights from your plan
California Surf Museum ©
California Surf Museum
Oceanside Museum of Art ©
Oceanside Museum of Art
Harbor Beach ©
Harbor Beach