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Atlanta: A City in a Forest Private Nature Tour

Product ID: 223974
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Explore nature in the most forested major city in the US. Discover Atlanta's largest park containing the ATL Botanical Gardens, historic landscaped neighborhoods, and a park designed by Olmsted, architect of NYC's Central Park.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration: 3 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pick-up is within the Atlanta city limits including the Airport, Downtown, Midtown and Buckhead. Typically your guide will meet you in your hotel valet parking area. Look for a private vehicle with DTour signs on the side

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore Piedmont Park the largest public park in the world
  • Take a 40-foot-tall canopy walk through the forest
  • Stroll through Olmsted Linear Park developed by the landscape architect of Central Park
  • Admire the large collection of Victorian cottages which surround Grant Park
  • Visit the Botanical Gardens spread over 30 acres
Full description
Start the tour at Piedmont Park and the Botanical Gardens in Atlanta's Central Park. The 189-acre urban green-space is home to more than 30 acres of botany including a 40-foot-tall canopy walk through the forest. Next, continue on to the Ansley Park neighborhood which was the birthplace of Margaret Mitchell. Admire the winding roads, beautiful landscaping, and a variety of architecture predominantly from the early 20th-century. 

Next head over to the Olmsted Linear Park which was developed by Frederick Law Olmsted, landscape architect of NYC’s Central Park. This impressive park is known as the 'front yard' to stately homes in the Druid Hills neighborhood. Finally, explore Grant Park, the oldest park in the city and home to Zoo Atlanta. The 131-acre park is surrounded by the largest collection of Victorian cottages and Craftsman bungalows in the city.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Private guide
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 13 years
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DTours

Product ID: 223974