American Resorts Association shares that nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Atlanta enjoys a humid subtropical climate.
A hiker’s haven, there are numerous trails to explore including Pine and Sewanee Mountain, and the East Palisades on the Chattahoochee River to name a few.
View one of the last urban forests from a 40-foot high viewpoint on the Kendeda Canopy Walk within the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. Other attractions at the botanical gardens include formal rose and Japanese gardens, a conservatory exhibiting plants from tropical and desert areas as well as indoor exhibits.
American Resorts Association encourages travelers to enjoy the Georgia Aquarium, which is the world’s largest indoor aquarium and also the World of Coco-Cola, celebrating the history of this iconic soft drink. Zoo Atlanta is unique, as it houses the most extensive collection of orangutans and gorillas in America as well as giant pandas. In total, the zoo accommodates 1,300 animals, so there is plenty to see and learn here.
For the adventurous traveler, American Resorts Association recommends a visit to either or both of the Six Flags venues are a must-visit destination. Six Flags in Georgia has lots to offer including thrill rides, family and children’s rides as well as events, dining, and shopping. The White Water Six Flags has thrills for those who enjoy splashing and bursting through the water with many rides to choose from.
For an unusual experience, visit Underground Atlanta, which covers five blocks and incorporates venues for entertainment, fine dining, shopping and an insight into the history of Atlanta’s past. Originally constructed post Civil War, the area was renovated in the late 1960s. Other eclectic neighborhoods include Little Five Points, a bohemian hangout, East Atlanta with restaurants and gastro pubs and Cabbagetown, with its restored architecture.
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