60 days in Georgia Itinerary

60 days in Georgia Itinerary

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60 days in Georgia Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
1
Atlanta
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Jekyll Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  45 min
3
Saint Simons Island
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Savannah
— 7 nights
Train + Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Augusta
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
6
Plains
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Macon
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
8
Athens
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Clayton
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Blue Ridge
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: Atlanta

6
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hills & Dales Estate (in LaGrange), Booth Western Art Museum (in Cartersville) and Berry College Campus (in Rome). There's still lots to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Georgia Aquarium, take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, listen to music at Fox Theatre, and examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Atlanta day trip site .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Atlanta. In January, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Stone Mountain Park, Monastery of the Holy Spirit, Hills & Dales Estate, Shaw Farms, Booth Western Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Room Escape Games

4
nights
Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island ©
A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
Venture out of the city with trips to Griffis Fish Camp (in Fargo), St. Marys Howard Gilman Memorial Waterfront Park (in St. Marys) and Blythe Island Regional Park (in Brunswick). There's much more to do: stroll through Jekyll Island Trail System, take a stroll through Jekyll Island Historic District, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Faith Chapel, and head outdoors with Coastal Outdoor Adventures.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Jekyll Island trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Jekyll Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Atlanta in January, things will get a bit warmer in Jekyll Island: highs are around 61°F and lows about 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Saint Simons Island.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Blythe Island Regional Park, St. Marys Howard Gilman Memorial Waterfront Park, Griffis Fish Camp
Highlights from your plan
Jekyll Island Trail System ©
Jekyll Island Trail System
Driftwood Beach ©
Driftwood Beach
Griffis Fish Camp ©
Griffis Fish Camp

6
nights
Saint Simons Island

Saint Simons Island ©
St. Venture out of the city with trips to Darien (St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church, Butler Island Plantation, & more) and Sapelo Island (Hog Hammock & Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Simons Presbyterian Church, learn about all things military at World War II Home Front Museum, and contemplate the long history of Temple Beth Tefilloh.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Saint Simons Island tour app .

Drive from Jekyll Island to Saint Simons Island in an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Saint Simons Island

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Brunswick, Darien, Sapelo Island, Sea Island Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
Christ Church ©
Christ Church
Arthur J. Moore Methodist Museum ©
Arthur J. Moore Methodist Museum
Massengale Park ©
Massengale Park

7
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Explore Savannah's surroundings by going to Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum (in Tybee Island) and Garden of the Coastal Plain at Georgia Southern University (in Statesboro). Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with Savannah Historic District, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Pin Point Heritage Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Savannah trip builder tool .

Drive from Saint Simons Island to Savannah in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Savannah can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Augusta.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Tybee Island, National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Garden of the Coastal Plain at Georgia Southern University
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Ghost & Vampire Tours

6
nights
Augusta

Augusta ©
Augusta–Richmond County is a consolidated city-county on the central eastern border of the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Elijah Clark State Park (in Lincolnton), Thomson (Wrightsboro Church & McDuffie Museum) and Mistletoe Park (in Appling). And it doesn't end there: walk around Savannah Rapids Park, pause for some serene contemplation at The Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, stroll through Meadow Garden, and admire the masterpieces at Morris Museum of Art.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Augusta day trip planning app .

Getting from Savannah to Augusta by combination of train and car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Augusta are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Plains.

Things to do in Augusta

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Evans, Thomson, Savannah Rapids Park, Mistletoe Park, Elijah Clark State Park
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Rapids Park ©
Savannah Rapids Park
Magnolia Cemetery ©
Magnolia Cemetery
Wrightsboro Church ©
Wrightsboro Church

5
nights
Plains

Plains ©
Plains is a town in Sumter County, Georgia, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Plains side-trips: Columbus (Columbus Fall Line Trace, National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center, & more), Thronateeska Heritage Center (in Albany) and Watermelon Capital Speedway (in Cordele). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maranatha Baptist Church, browse the exhibits of Andersonville National Historic Site and National Prisoner of War Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Omaha Brewing Company, and sample the fine beverages at Richland Rum - Richland.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Plains using our trip planner.

Getting from Augusta to Plains by car takes about 4 hours. In January, daytime highs in Plains are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Macon.

Things to do in Plains

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Columbus, Richland Rum, White Oak Pastures, Omaha Brewing Company, Thronateeska Heritage Center
Highlights from your plan
Maranatha Baptist Church ©
Maranatha Baptist Church
Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm ©
Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm

6
nights
Macon

Macon ©
Macon is a city located in the state of Georgia, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Macon: Dauset Trails (in Jackson), Thomaston (Auchumpkee Creek Covered Bridge & Sprewell Bluff Park) and Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge (in Juliette). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, stroll the grounds of Memorial Hill Cemetery, walk around Coleman Hill park, and have fun at North Peach Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Macon online journey maker .

Drive from Plains to Macon in 2 hours. February in Macon sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 40°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Athens.

Things to do in Macon

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Milledgeville, Byron, Thomaston, Go Fish Education Center, Dickey Farms
Highlights from your plan
Amerson River Park ©
Amerson River Park
Museum of Aviation ©
Museum of Aviation
St. Joseph's Catholic Church ©
St. Joseph's Catholic Church

6
nights
Athens

Athens ©
Athens is a consolidated city–county in the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Crawford W Long Museum (in Jefferson), Road Atlanta (in Braselton) and Dacula (Little Mulberry Park & Harbins Park). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Sandy Creek Nature Center, tee off at Cateechee Golf Club, immerse yourself in nature at Victoria Bryant Park, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Macon to Athens takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In February, daytime highs in Athens are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Clayton.

Things to do in Athens

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hartwell, Royston, Monroe, Dacula, Elder Mill Covered Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Little Mulberry Park ©
Little Mulberry Park
Sandy Creek Nature Center ©
Sandy Creek Nature Center
Ware-Lyndon House ©
Ware-Lyndon House

6
nights
Clayton

Clayton ©
Clayton is a city in Rabun County, Georgia, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Clayton: Consolidated Gold Mine (in Dahlonega), Sautee Nacoochee (Folk Pottery Museum of Northeast Georgia, Sautee Nacoochee Vineyards, & more) and Helen (Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf & Anna Ruby Falls). There's still lots to do: trek along Bartram Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Chattooga River, take in the dramatic natural features at Sliding Rock Cascade on Wildcat Creek, and stroll around Cornelia City Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Clayton trip builder app .

Drive from Athens to Clayton in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in February, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Blue Ridge.

Things to do in Clayton

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sautee Nacoochee, Clarkesville, Helen, Lakemont, Stonewall Creek Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf ©
Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf
Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls
Brasstown Bald ©
Brasstown Bald

7
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).
Explore Blue Ridge's surroundings by going to Ellijay (Build an Ark Animal Rescue, Engelheim Vineyard, & more), Chateau Meichtry Family Vineyard and Winery (in Talking Rock) and Burnt Mountain Preserve Trail (in Jasper). The adventure continues: sample the tasty concoctions at Grumpy Old Men Brewing, relax in the rural setting at Mercier Orchards, tour the pleasant surroundings at Aska Trails, and get your game on at Aska Mining Company.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Blue Ridge trip planner .

Getting from Clayton to Blue Ridge by car takes about 1.5 hours. February in Blue Ridge sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 37°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Ellijay, Dahlonega, Morganton, Dawsonville, Crane Creek Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Meeks Park ©
Meeks Park
Grumpy Old Men Brewing ©
Grumpy Old Men Brewing

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