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  • Atlanta: Gone With the Wind & Margaret Mitchell Private Tour

    1. Atlanta: Gone With the Wind & Margaret Mitchell Private Tour

    Start the tour with a visit to Margaret Mitchell's House, the apartment where the Pulitzer-Prize winning author lived and wrote Gone With The Wind. Next head to The Georgian Terrace, the historic hotel where the film's premiere party was held in 1939. Continue on with a tour through Inman Park where you will see the site of the Battle of Atlanta which featured prominently in the novel. Marvel at some of Atlanta's grandest Victorian homes during your tour through the surrounding neighborhood. Next, head over to Oakland Cemetery, the garden cemetery which is the final resting place for thousands of Civil War soldiers as well as Margaret Mitchell and her family. Continue the tour with a drive along Peachtree Street and visit the location on Atlanta's major thoroughfare where Margaret Mitchell met her untimely death. Finally, end the tour with a stop in Ansley Park, the historic, tree-lined...

  • Atlanta: Private City Highlights Tour

    2. Atlanta: Private City Highlights Tour

    Climb into a private vehicle and begin your tour of downtown Atlanta. Begin on Peachtree Street located along Atlanta’s main thoroughfare and home to one the South’s oldest private clubs, several historic churches, and the site of the deadliest hotel fire in US history. Then head into the Fairlie Poplar Historic District - the commercial heart of the city which contains a range of architectural styles popular in the late 19th and early-20th centuries including Atlanta's Flatiron Building. Then head to the Centennial Olympic Park to see The World of Coke, Georgia Aquarium, National Center for Civil Rights, and CNN. Finally, witness the imposing Mercedes Benz Stadium which is home to the Falcons and Atlanta United. Continue the tour with a drive through midtown, where you will see the apartment where the Pulitzer-Prize winning author Margaret Mitchell wrote Gone With The Wind. Admire the ...

    Derek K. was fantastic very knowledgeable. He answered. all of our questions and was very aware of ou needs and wants. This was a phenomenal experience. .

  • Atlanta: Grant Park Past & Future Food Tour

    3. Atlanta: Grant Park Past & Future Food Tour

    Delve into the future of Southern cuisine while exploring Atlanta’s deep past in this fun food tour through one of Atlanta’s oldest neighborhoods. Try 8 modern and Southern fusion tastings from 3 locally owned food stops on a 2.5 to 3-hour small-group tour, including a jaunt through historic Oakland Cemetery. Start out with a tasting at a restaurant and then proceed to beautiful Oakland Cemetery; full of history and gardens, sculpture and architecture, ancient oaks and magnolias. Next, stop for a flavorful cocktail, and another tasting. Lastly, finish with a mouthwatering dessert at a bakery which has received a James Beard Award for their delicious treats. After a 1.2-mile walk, end the tour in the same place you started from.

    Great food and drink selection! I really enjoyed learning about the history of Atlanta and getting to sample local cuisine!

  • Atlanta: From Civil War to Civil Rights Private Tour

    4. Atlanta: From Civil War to Civil Rights Private Tour

    Start the tour with a stop at Cabbagetown - a historic cotton mill-town established in the late 19th century which still retains its unique and historical architecture. Then head over to Inman Park to see the site of the Battle of Atlanta. Marvel at the many decorative Victorian homes in the neighborhood including the home of the founder of Coca Cola.  Next, continue on to Oakland Cemetery - a garden cemetery which is the final resting place for various historical figures including Civil War soldiers, the author of Gone with the Wind, and the founder of The Masters Golf Tournament. Visit numerous locations associated with the life of Martin Luther King Jr., the leader of the Civil Rights movement including his birthplace, church, and final resting place. Finally, end the tour at Sweet Auburn Curb Market - Atlanta's only public market located on what was known in the early 20th century ...

    Our guide was wonderful. He shared lots of information. We loved the musical interludes.

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Derek K. was fantastic very knowledgeable. He answered. all of our questions and was very aware of ou needs and wants. This was a phenomenal experience. .

Great food and drink selection! I really enjoyed learning about the history of Atlanta and getting to sample local cuisine!

Melinda is an excellent tour guide with a vast amount of knowledge about the history of Atlanta.

Our guide was wonderful. He shared lots of information. We loved the musical interludes.

The service was excellent

In general the service was very good, the punctuality excellent, the guide very good.