6 days in Northeast Georgia Mountains Itinerary

6 days in Northeast Georgia Mountains Itinerary

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6 days in Northeast Georgia Mountains Itinerary

Start: Tallahassee
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Winder
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Mountain City
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Dawsonville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Tallahassee

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Winder

Winder ©
Winder is a city in Barrow County, Georgia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Fort Yargo State Park.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Winder vacation planner.

Tallahassee to Winder is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Tallahassee in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Winder: temperatures range from 88°F by day to 71°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mountain City.

Things to do in Winder

#Nature, #Parks
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Fort Yargo State Park ©
Fort Yargo State Park

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Mountain City

Mountain City ©
Mountain City is an incorporated town in Rabun County, Georgia, United States. Explore hidden gems such as Black Rock Mountain State Park and High Shoals Falls Trail. Get in touch with nature at Minnehaha Falls and Zipline. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mountain City: Crane Creek Vineyards (in Young Harris) and Helen (Nora Mill Granary & Alpine Mini Golf). It doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Goats on the Roof and examine the collection at Foxfire Museum.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Mountain City journey planner .

Drive from Winder to Mountain City in 2 hours. Traveling from Winder in August, things will get little chillier in Mountain City: highs are around 82°F and lows about 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dawsonville.

Things to do in Mountain City

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Helen, Minnehaha Falls, Crane Creek Vineyards, High Shoals Falls Trail, Goats on the Roof
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Black Rock Mountain State Park ©
Black Rock Mountain State Park
Zipline
Crane Creek Vineyards ©
Crane Creek Vineyards

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Dawsonville

Dawsonville ©
Dawsonville is a city in Dawson County, Georgia, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): experience rural life at Burt's Farm and then take in the dramatic scenery at Desoto Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Happy Goat Trading Co, stroll through Meeks Park, and then tour the water at your own pace with Nottely Boat Club & Marina.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Dawsonville trip planner .

Drive from Mountain City to Dawsonville in 2 hours. Traveling from Mountain City in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Dawsonville, with lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dawsonville

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks

Side Trips

Blairsville, Gold n Gem Grubbin'
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Burt's Farm ©
Burt's Farm
Desoto Falls ©
Desoto Falls
Nottely Boat Club & Marina ©
Nottely Boat Club & Marina