Buckhead tends to empty out during July as families head to their favorite destinations.With your feedback and comments from social media, we have put together the Top 5 places that Buckhead Residents escape to during summer months. They all have one thing in common, water! Here they are ranked by our social media audience in order of popularity.
a. How to get there: 1 hour Flight or a 5.5 hour drive.
c. What to do: Rent bikes, take them everywhere via big sidewalk-lined roads, enjoy a variety of water sports, take in amazing scenery (emerald waters where playful dolphins are often sighted), and wonderful restaurants. From movie nights to farmer’s markets, the 30a Events Calendar has it all!
b. Where to stay: Take your pick from the accommodations list of The Cloister, The Lodge, Cottages, Broadfield or The Inn at Sea Island.
c. What to do: Water sports, horseback riding, boating, spas, a variety of group classes, golf and spectacular dining. Take advantage of the Event & Activities Guide prepared by SeaIsland.com.
a. How to get there: 1:50 hour drive.
C. What to do: Choose from plenty of options – hiking, running, boating, visit the Mind & Body Haven spa, take a class at the cycling studio, attending the July 4th antique boat parade or see more happenings on their events page!
a. How to get there: About a 1 hr flight or 2 hr drive.
Waterfalls to experience: Glen Falls (pictured), Bridal Veil Falls, Bust Your Butt Falls, Cullasaja Falls & Dry Falls
a. How to get there: 2:15 hour drive.
c. What to do: Water sports like tubing and water skiing, fishing, hiking and beautiful scenery to enjoy.