8 days in Georgia Itinerary

8 days in Georgia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Savannah
— 2 nights
2
Jekyll Island
— 1 night
3
Macon
— 1 night
4
Atlanta
— 2 nights
5
Ellijay
— 1 night

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Savannah is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Savannah Historic District, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and take an unorthodox tour of Olde Pink House.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Savannah trip maker.

Miami to Savannah is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In September, Savannah is a bit cooler than Miami - with highs of 85°F and lows of 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Savannah

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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

1
night
Jekyll Island

A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): stroll through Driftwood Beach, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jekyll Island Trail System.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Jekyll Island holiday app.

Getting from Savannah to Jekyll Island by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In September in Jekyll Island, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Macon.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Jekyll Island Trail System ©
Jekyll Island Trail System
Driftwood Beach ©
Driftwood Beach

1
night
Macon

Macon ©
Macon is a city located in the state of Georgia, United States. On the 25th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park, learn about all things military at Museum of Aviation, examine the collection at The Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House, then admire the landmark architecture of Hay House, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Joseph's Catholic Church.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Macon trip app.

Traveling by car from Jekyll Island to Macon takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Jekyll Island in September, expect little chillier with lows of 65°F in Macon. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Atlanta.

Things to do in Macon

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Museum of Aviation
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Aviation ©
Museum of Aviation
St. Joseph's Catholic Church ©
St. Joseph's Catholic Church

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Chastain Park, examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, then meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, then explore the world behind art at Booth Western Art Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Centennial Olympic Park.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Atlanta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Macon to Atlanta takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ellijay.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Booth Western Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Booth Western Art Museum ©
Booth Western Art Museum

1
night
Ellijay

Ellijay ©
Ellijay is a city in Gilmer County, Georgia, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Burt's Farm, then relax in the rural setting at Mountain Valley Farm, then experience rural life at Mercier Orchards, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Grumpy Old Men Brewing.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Ellijay trip planner.

Getting from Atlanta to Ellijay by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Ellijay when traveling from Atlanta in September, with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ellijay

Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Blue Ridge, Burt's Farm
Highlights from your plan
Grumpy Old Men Brewing ©
Grumpy Old Men Brewing
Mercier Orchards ©
Mercier Orchards
Mountain Valley Farm ©
Mountain Valley Farm

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