Central and North Georgia Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Central and North Georgia - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Macon 9

Dahlonega 7

Athens 7

Clayton 6

Rome and the Chieftain's Trail 5

Augusta 5

Blue Ridge and Ellijay 4

Helen and Sautee-Nacoochee Valley 4

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park 2

Madison 2

Milledgeville 2

Hiawassee, Young Harris and Lake Chatuge 1

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Amicalola Falls

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This is claimed to be the highest cascading waterfall east of the Mississippi, with waters plunging an eye-popping 729 feet through a...

Augusta Canal Interpretive Center

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Housed in a converted mill, this museum traces Augusta's important role in developing Georgia's textile industry. The looms are still...

Augusta Riverwalk

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The well-maintained pathways of the Riverwalk (between 5th and 10th streets) curve along the Savannah River and are the perfect place...

Black Rock Mountain State Park

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At more than 3,600 feet, Black Rock Mountain is the highest state park in Georgia. Named for the black gneiss rock visible on cliffs...

Blue Ridge Scenic Railway

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Ride the rails on a four-hour, 26-mi round-trip excursion along the Toccoa River. The trip includes a stop in McCaysville, smack on...

Brasstown Bald

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In the Chattahoochee National Forest, Brasstown Bald reaches 4,784 feet, the highest point in Georgia. Below the Bald is Georgia's only...

Callaway Plantation

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Be sure to stop by historic Callaway Plantation, 4 mi west of downtown. Here, at a site dating to 1785, you can experience the closest...

Charlemagne's Kingdom

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This child-friendly museum recreates sections of Germany, from the North Sea to the Alps, all in HO model-train scale (1/87th of the...

Chattahoochee National Forest

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Covering about 750,000 acres of land in North Georgia, the headwaters of the Chattahoochee River are found at this nature preserve, which...

Chattooga River

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The first river in the Southeast to be designated a Wild and Scenic River by Congress, the Chattooga River begins at Whiteside Mountain...