Route & dates
Atlanta— 30 nights
Sun, Dec 1 - Tue, Dec 31
The Capital of the South
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.Get out of town with these interesting Atlanta side-trips: BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (in Lilburn), Fun Spot America (in Fayetteville) and Stone Mountain (Stone Mountain Park & Confederate Hall Historical & Environmental Education Center). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Atlanta Botanical Garden, contemplate the long history of Centennial Olympic Park, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and see the interesting displays at High Museum of Art.
For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Atlanta travel route planner.
Thomaston to Atlanta is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In December, daily temperatures in Atlanta can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive back home.
Things to do in Atlanta
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