7 days in Golden Isles of Georgia Itinerary

7 days in Golden Isles of Georgia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Golden Isles of Georgia trip planner

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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: get a dose of the wild on Golden Isles Carriage and Trail at Three Oaks Farm, visit Jekyll Island Historic District, enjoy the sand and surf at Driftwood Beach, and take a leisurely stroll along Historic Jekyll Wharf.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Jekyll Island tour itinerary planner.

Atlanta to Jekyll Island is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Atlanta in December: high temperatures in Jekyll Island hover around 67°F and lows are around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough 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: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christ Church, see the interesting displays at St. Simons Lighthouse Museum, take an unorthodox tour of Tree Spirits of St. Simons Island, and take a leisurely stroll along Fishing Pier.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Simons Island day trip website.

You can drive from Jekyll Island to Saint Simons Island in an hour. In December in Saint Simons Island, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 51°F at night. 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 · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

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