7 days in Golden Isles of Georgia Itinerary

7 days in Golden Isles of Georgia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Golden Isles of Georgia journey planner

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Make it your trip
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Jekyll Island
— 2 nights
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Saint Simons Island
— 4 nights
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Jekyll Island

— 2 nights
A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
Jekyll Island is known for beaches, wildlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Jekyll Island Historic District, enjoy the sand and surf at Driftwood Beach, contemplate the long history of Horton House, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Jekyll Island road trip website.

Atlanta to Jekyll Island is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In December, Jekyll Island is somewhat warmer than Atlanta - with highs of 67°F and lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Saint Simons Island.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Saint Simons Island

— 4 nights
St. Saint Simons Island is known for museums, historic sites, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church, step off the mainland to explore St. Simons Island, pause for some serene contemplation at Wesley United Methodist Church, and relax and rejuvenate at Misty's Element Massage.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint Simons Island online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Jekyll Island to Saint Simons Island in an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Saint Simons Island

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Golden Isles of Georgia travel guide

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Beaches · Nature & Parks · Dolphin & Whale Watching