8 days in Georgia Itinerary

8 days in Georgia Itinerary

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8 days in Georgia Itinerary

Start: Manila, Luzon
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Atlanta
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Blue Ridge
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + shuttle + Fly:  6​h
3
Jekyll Island
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Tybee Island
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  29​h
End: Manila, Luzon

1
day
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 8th (Mon), admire the masterpieces at Center for Civil and Human Rights, meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, then see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, and finally find something for the whole family at SKYVIEW Atlanta.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta holiday maker website .

Manila, Philippines to Atlanta is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Manila to Atlanta, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Manila in October, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Atlanta: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Blue Ridge.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Center for Civil and Human Rights ©
Center for Civil and Human Rights
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium

2
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).
On the 9th (Tue), relax in the rural setting at Mercier Orchards, then immerse yourself in nature at Vogel State Park, and then take in the awesome beauty at Brasstown Bald Mountain. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Anna Ruby Falls, then admire the sheer force of Horsetrough Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Amicalola Falls State Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Blue Ridge trip app .

Traveling by car from Atlanta to Blue Ridge takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in October; daily highs in Blue Ridge reach 24°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Jekyll Island.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Blairsville, Helen, Amicalola Falls State Park
Highlights from your plan
Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls
Brasstown Bald Mountain ©
Brasstown Bald Mountain
Amicalola Falls State Park ©
Amicalola Falls State Park

1
day
Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island ©
A vacation on Jekyll Island allows visitors to discover the lifestyle of American aristocrats from the 19th century.
On the 11th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Georgia Sea Turtle Center, pause for some serene contemplation at Faith Chapel, then contemplate the long history of Horton House Ruins, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Driftwood Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Jekyll Island vacation builder site .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi from Blue Ridge to Jekyll Island in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or drive. In October, Jekyll Island is a bit warmer than Blue Ridge - with highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tybee Island.

Things to do in Jekyll Island

Parks Wildlife Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Driftwood Beach ©
Driftwood Beach
Georgia Sea Turtle Center ©
Georgia Sea Turtle Center
Horton House Ruins ©
Horton House Ruins

1
night
Tybee Island

Tybee Island
Tybee Island is a city and barrier island located in Chatham County, Georgia, 18 miles (29 km) east of Savannah, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): kick back and relax at Savannah River Beach, then visit a coastal fixture at Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum, and then stroll through Tybee Island Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tybee Island road trip planning site .

You can drive from Jekyll Island to Tybee Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Tybee Island, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Tybee Island

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Beach ©
Tybee Island Beach
Savannah River Beach ©
Savannah River Beach

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