Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Atlanta (ATL)

Thousands of individuals fly to the capital city of Georgia every year to sense its historical value and witness the lively culture. Atlanta is a must visit with vibrant mural seen across the area, to its excellent choice of cuisine.

What to explore in Atlanta?

The primary hub of the American South is virtually every part of Atlanta, the capital of Georgia. Atlanta has been an important economic and cultural centre and a venue for aviation in recent years. The offices of globally famous companies are present here, including Coca-Cola and CNN.

Georgia Aquarium features a wide range of marine species with some very entertaining interactivities for visitors as one of the best things to do with young people in Atlanta. It contains over 100,000 aquatic animals and is the largest aquarium in the world. One of Georgia Aquarium's special choices is the possibility to swim or snorkel with the sharks in your pool. Visitors must obtain a SCUBA diving licence in order to join in the dive programme. In addition, the aquarium has an acrylic tunnel for walking and viewing the fish.

Atlanta Botanical Garden offers a beautiful location with a number of well-tended gardens and majestic trees framing Midtown Atlanta's urban landscape. The Orchid Screen House at the Fuqua Orchid Centre, Winter Greenhouse, Japanese Garden, Conservation Garden, and Desert House are some of the highlights. The Rose Garden, which contains the largest collections in the south-east, is two of its main specialities. A separate garden area for children and a high boardwalk provides tourists a panoramic view of the forests.

The High Museum of Art is notable for its architecture as well as its exceptional art collections from the Renaissance to today. A major selection of European paintings and decorative art is also available. Modern and contemporaries, photography and African art also contain recent acquisitions.

The World of Coca-Cola demonstrates the history and popularity of the world-famous drink in humorous manners which will satisfy any generation.

Top sites to visit in Atlanta

  • ? Georgia Aquarium
  • ? Center for Civil and Human Rights
  • ? The Fox Theatre
  • ? Atlanta History Center
  • ? World of Coca-Cola
  • ? Center for Puppetry Arts