East Atlanta Vacations
Many of Atlanta’s most interesting sights can be found near to East Atlanta, making it a convenient place to base yourself. The East Lake Golf Club and the Buena Vista Lake are amongst the interesting place to visit here. Two other popular spots you’ll find nearby East Atlanta are the Fernbank Museum of Natural History and the Fernbank Science Center.
The Centennial Olympic Park, no doubt one of Atlanta’s best known icons is only 4 miles (6 kilometers) away.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. Take a guided tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the beautiful displays at the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum, the Atlanta Cyclorama & Civil War Museum and the Children's Museum of Atlanta. To experience Atlanta’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the popular cultural performance centers such as Tabernacle, the Atlanta Civic Center and the Atlanta Municipal Auditorium. If you love everything to do with art, visit the collections at Mint Gallery and the High Museum of Art at Georgia-Pacific Center.
Visit some of the popular attractions for the entire family in the area, for example the World of Coca Cola. Stop by Zoo Atlanta, and learn about some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
If you are into nature, visit some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Keen gardeners love to visit places like Grant Park, Freedom Park and Dearborn Park in Decatur. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as well-tended gardens.
Some of Atlanta's best-loved attractions are in and around East Atlanta, including the Catholic Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at East Atlanta’s holy places like the Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy, visit the many stores that are part of AmericasMart.
See local heroes, the Atlanta Braves go head to head with rival teams at the nearby Turner Field. When there is no game scheduled, sports enthusiasts can still head to the stadium for a backstage tour.
After a day exploring the delights of East Atlanta, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Hilton Atlanta, the Omni Hotel at CNN Center, and the popular DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta Downtown.