Georgia December 26, 2015
10 MORE Hidden Gems Most People Don’t Know Exist In Georgia
There’s so much to explore in Georgia. Why would you ever want to go anywhere else? I hope you’re getting your Georgia bucket list ready for next year, because here are 10 more hidden gems in Georgia you probably are going to want to add!
1. Skydive Georgia - 493 Airport Rd.
Cedartown, GA 30125
Did you know that the safest skydiving center in the U.S. and the largest center in the southeast is right in Cedartown? Have the ultimate ride of your life at Skydive Georgia.
2. Sunburst Stables - 251 Sunburst Ln.
Clarkesville, GA 30523
Have a burst of fun in the North Georgia Mountains at Sunburst Stables. Kids as small as 3 can ride the horses. You can also take a ride on one of their ziplines. Beautiful vacation cables are available for overnight lodging.
3. Cool River Tubing - 590 Edelweiss Dr.
Helen, GA 30545
Don't miss out on this cool spot during the summer. Tube down the Chattahoochee River for hours in an inner tube. They even serve cold drinks and ice cream at a snack shop nearby.
4. Terminator Aerial Adventure Course at Banning Mills - 205 Horseshoe Dam Road
Whitesburg, GA 30185
Banning Mills is known to have the longest zipline in the world, but did you know they also have aerial obstacle courses? The Terminator corner and Crazy Squirrel Village are two of their most unique obstacle courses.
5. Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village - 1392 Whiddon Mill Rd.
Tifton, GA 31793
Experience what life was like in the 19th century on this real-life historical farm. You can witness just how the farm communities lived in 1870 by experiencing 19th century-style farm activities, from planting and harvesting to cooking, spinning and quiltmaking throughout their 35 structures.
6. VIP Southern Tours - Wine Tasting Tours -5058 Helen Hwy., Ste. A
Sautee, GA 30571
If you didn't know, Georgia is home to some amazing wineries. What better way to experience them than on a wine tasting tour? VIP Southern Tours offers full day wine tours, sightseeing, a gourmet lunch and more! Discover all of the great wineries Georgia has to offer on one of their tours.
7. Tiny Towne - 2055 Beaver Ruin Rd
Norcross, GA 30071
Give your children a real grown-up experience in Tiny Towne. Tiny Towne is an indoor mini-town for children aged 3-16. Kids can drive around the city, play games and freely roam while parents can feel safe about their kids driving! It's a fun time for the whole family.
8. Balloons Over Georgia - 235 Castleberry Rd.
Cumming, GA 30040
Here's one hidden place you've probably never seen--an aerial view of North Georgia! Experience North Georgia like never before on a hot air balloon ride. Witness the Atlanta skyline, Lake Lanier, Stone Mountain, Kennesaw Mountain, Blue Ridge, and the Appalachian Mountain range.
9. Lake Blue Ridge Marina - 335 Marina Drive
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Visit Lake Blue Ridge Marina nestled at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This full service marina is perfect for a lazy afternoon. You can rent pontoon boat, paddle boat, canoe or standup paddle board or even launch your own boat.
10. Dunaway Gardens - 3218 Roscoe Rd.
Newnan, GA 30263
Come and be inspired by Dunaway Gardens. This large natural rock and floral garden was once a theatrical training ground for producers, directors and performers of the arts during the golden years of the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. There have been numerous theatrical performances held here, even Walt and Roy Disney and Minnie Pearl performances.
What do you think of these spots? Have you been to any of them? If so, tell us what your experiences were in the comments below!