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Walk down the cobblestone streets of Georgia’s first city in Savannah, a place filled with southern charm and one of the largest historic districts in the country. Disconnect from the world at Georgia’s Cumberland Island National Seashore which remains preserved in natural beauty with wild horses roaming its beaches.

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War - discover our more than 400 Civil War sites offering a wealth of battlefields, cemeteries, arsenals, museums, mansions and stories.

Georgia’s 47 state parks offer opportunities for outdoor adventure. Go rafting or kayaking on the Chattahoochee River in Columbus - the world’s longest urban whitewater course. Hike the Appalachian Trail that starts at Springer Mountain in the North Georgia Mountains.

Visit the filming locations that are now part of Georgia’s television and moviemaking history. Experience one of Georgia’s most recognizable icons “Gone With the Wind” along the Gone With the Wind Trail from Jonesboro to Marietta.

With all there is to see and do, you’ll want to make sure you explore Georgia.

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Coca-Cola was invented in Georgia; a tour of its headquarters in Atlanta is a popular visitor experience.

Must see places

Stone Mountain Park

Stone Mountain Park

Climb the mountain, see the world’s largest bas-relief sculpture – of Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Generals Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee – and stay for the nightly laser show.

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Rock City and Lookout Mountain

Rock City and Lookout Mountain

Go to the top of Lookout Mountain, stand on Lover’s Leap and peer across seven states. Take a steep ride on the Incline Railway, then go underground in a cave and see Ruby Falls.

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World of Coca-Cola

World of Coca-Cola

See the world’s largest collection of Coca-Cola memorabilia at this Atlanta museum, which showcases the history of the soft drink company founded in 1886. Tour the bottling plant and sample beverages.

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Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge

Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge

Experience the beauty of a swamp in this 163,000-hectare refuge, established in 1936 to protect migrating birds and wildlife. Fish, canoe, camp and get fantastic views along boardwalks and from observation towers.

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Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum

This museum in Freedom Park in Atlanta features exhibits, photos and memorabilia of the 39th U.S. president’s life and career. Farther south, in Plains, visit the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site and his boyhood home.

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Savannah Historic District

Savannah Historic District

Walk cobblestone streets, admire gardens and parks, enjoy cultural events and see why the circa-1733 grid plan and 18th- and 19th-century architecture elevated it to National Historic Landmark status.

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Consolidated Gold Mine

Go 61 meters underground, tour a cave, pan for gold and gems and learn about gold mining history in the real mine just east of Dahlonega, where gold was discovered in 1828.

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Margaret Mitchell House

Visit the place where the author wrote “Gone With the Wind,” the epic Civil War novel that won the Pulitzer Prize, and learn what 1920s Atlanta was like. Take a guided tour that includes a movie exhibit.

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Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site

At this 14-hectare site, see the civil rights leader’s birthplace, family church and tomb while learning about his life and legacy among pioneers leading the way for social reform in the South in the 1960s.

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Forest Hills Golf Club

Play a round on the historic Augusta University-owned 18-hole course, established in 1926 and designed by Donald Ross, just a few miles from Augusta National Golf Club, home of the Masters event.

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Destination

Atlanta