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Atlanta: Historical Homes and City Highlights Tour

Product ID: 324348
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Learn about the history and architecture of Atlanta's affluent Buckhead neighborhood on this tour of the area's stately homes and parks.
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Duration: 4 hours
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Pickup included

Your driver will be waiting for you in the valet parking area of your hotel

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  • Immerse yourself in the history and architecture of Atlanta's most historic neighborhoods
  • Learn about the life and times of the great author Margaret Mitchell
  • Visit the home of the Governor of Altanta
Full description
Peek into Atlanta's history as you cruise around two of the city's most important historical neighborhoods, Buckhead and Ansley Park. After getting picked up from your hotel, begin your tour of the city's most iconic stately homes.

You will visit 2 stately homes during this tour, the locations will vary depending on the day of the week. You could visit the Governor's Mansion, where you can admire traditional Greek Revival architecture. You may also get to see the exterior of the Swan House with its iconic blue doors and grand gardens.

Stop for lunch at the Swan Coach House where you can sample delicious New Southern Fare before heading to the Margaret Mitchell House. Enjoy some time to explore the historical house, which has been converted into a museum, and learn more about the life and times of the "Gone With The Wind" author before getting dropped off back at your hotel.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from selected hotels
  • Round-trip shared transfer
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Cost of lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• You will not visit the interior of the Swan House on this tour
• A minimum of 4 participants is required in order for this tour to run, if this number is not met you will be offered an alternative date or full refund
• Tours of the Governor's Mansion are at the will of the Governor's Mansion approval
• On Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays, the Governor's Mansion, Swan House and Margaret Mitchell House are visit
• Houses visited on Saturdays will vary as the Governor's Mansion is closed Saturdays
• You will be informed of the exact itinerary for your tour before the tour date
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Product ID: 324348