Take This Road Trip Through Georgia’s Most Picturesque Small Towns For An Unforgettable Experience
By Marisa Roman|Updated on August 08, 2021(Originally published August 02, 2021)
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
No matter what time of year it is, it’s always a good time for scenic road trips in Georgia. We put together this road trip that we think is one of our best yet! It takes you through 10 different charming small towns in Georgia that offer anything from natural beauty to history, quaint downtown areas, and so much more. Without further adieu, we introduce to you to…(trumpets sound)…Georgia’s Small Town Road Trip!
Now, unfortunately, we can’t add all the charming small towns in Georgia to this beautiful trip because then you’d probably be driving around the state for the rest of the year. Instead, we’ve pulled a few of our favorites, as well as some towns which really offer that charm and pizzazz most people crave, and added them into one spectacular trip. The whole trip takes around nine hours of driving time, which, with all the small-town stops along the way, makes this an excellent choice for a long weekend jaunt. You’ll cover more than 400 miles, plus a ton of mesmerizing scenery along the way.
You can find the trip in its entirety HERE, or read on for the first stop in this Only In Your State adventure.
So what do you think of our small town road trip, one of the most scenic road trips in Georgia? Seems like a fun way for you and a few friends to spend a summer weekend! Imagine all the small towns you’ll explore and the memories made along the way. If this road trip is up your alley, then you’ll be excited to read about this one: The Ultimate Georgia Waterfalls Road Trip Is Here – And Anyone Can Do It.
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What are some of the most beautiful places in Georgia?
Georgia is filled with some stunning places that can certainly take your breath away! Tallulah Gorge State Park, for one, is a place that should go to the top of your bucket list. At this beautiful place, you can hike along a 1,000-foot gorge, take in waterfall views, and marvel at the suspension bridge. In the spring and summer, take a trip to Callaway Gardens which looks like it should be in a fairytale. Visit our post, 11 Staggeringly Beautiful Places in Georgia for more.
What are some of the best things to do in Georgia?
The Peach State has tons of fun attractions to keep you and your family entertained all year long. From visiting historical sites, going to a music festival, or exploring one of the many museums around the state, there’s certainly something for everyone. If you want to do something truly unique, however, try kayaking through an abandoned mine tunnel along the Etowah River.
What other scenic road trips in Georgia can I take?