- Resort type: City resort
- Landscape: Town, Broadleaf Forest, Lakes, Riverside, Hills
- What to do: Aquaparks, Cycling, Culinary Tourism, Golf, Historical & Architectural Monuments, Amusement Parks, Hiking, Shopping, Zoos, Tennis, Oceanariums & Dolphinariums
Atlanta is a capital city of Georgia, the state in the United States of America. Atlanta is gaining popularity among the tourist. It attracts them with gorgeous high-tech architecture, many entertaining facilities, and amazing parks.
The tourists will be highly impressed by colossal city buildings such as the Bank of America Plaza, which 312 meters high, the Sun Trust Plaza and the One Atlantic Center the height of which is over 250 meters.
Those who love to spend the time outside will be pleased to learn that in Atlanta there are really many green areas. In the Centennial Olympic Park, the Grant Park, and Piedmont Park, there are all the conditions for having a fun time with the family. Families with children should definitely visit the Zoo of Atlanta, the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and the largest oceanarium in the world Georgia Aquarium. The best places for children are the Six Flags Amusement park and a huge White Water park.
For the active tourists Atlanta offers walking and biking tours across the city, golf, tennis and football, and car races. In winter, in the Stone Mountain Park everyone can go down the hill with artificial snow in a tube. Want something extraordinary? Try swimming in the Dick’s Creek, go tubing across the Chattahoochee river or canoeing across the Cherry Lake.
The tourists who like excursions will not be disappointed as well. They can visit the Atlanta History Center, the High Museum of Art, and the Fernbank Museum of Natural History. The most popular museum is the World of Coca-Cola where one can learn the history of this legendary drink.