Atlanta Tours, Atlanta Attractions

New Atlanta

Atlanta the capital of the United States of Georgia is one of the most famous cities of the Georgia. Recognized as one of the top business cities in the World, headquarters of the various Multi National Companies namely coca cola, Georgia pacific, AT&T mobility, CNN, Delta Air lines and Turner Broadcasting etc are located at Atlanta. Atlanta contributes $270 million as gross metropolitan product to the economy of the Georgia, which is almost 2/3rd of the total economy.

Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, located seven miles south of downtown Atlanta, is the world's busiest airport and the only major airport to serve the city.

Georgia Aquarium

Atlanta is the 13th country in the world to be liked by most of the tourists through out the world. The major attraction is the World’s largest Indoor aquarium known as Georgia Aquarium was launched on November 23, 2005. This aquarium has many colourful fishes which are an attraction for millions of visitors coming here every year.

However, launching of World of Coca-Cola by renowned soft drink company coca cola just opposite to the aquarium added more features to its importance. The hub of coca cola give a picture of the history of establishment of coca cola and offers the visitors to enjoy the taste of different products of coca cola available in the world. The markets in Atlanta reflect the traditional heritage of the city.

Museums in Atlanta

Atlanta has number of museums established on different themes related to history, fine arts, natural resources and beverages. The major museums in the city are Atlanta History Center; the Carter Centre; APEX museum; the Martin Luther King, Jr., National Historic Site; the Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum; Hammonds House Museum; High Museum of Art; Jimmy Carter Library and Museum; historic house museum Rhodes Hall; and the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum; Fernbank Museum of Natural History. There is also a special museum for children under eight known as Imagine it!

Piedmont Park

The Piedmont Park is one of the major parks in the city is a host of all the festivals of Atlanta and various cultural events like annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival. It is a good place to enjoy a picnic with your family, hang out with friends or even date with your girlfriend.

Callanwolde Fine Arts Centre

Callanwolde Fine Arts Centre conducts exhibitions and workshops for individuals of all ages in visual, literary and performing arts.

Fox theatre, Six Flags Amusement Park, Lakewood Amphitheatre, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta Zoo in the grant park are the other appeal of the city. The major attraction of the zoo is exhibition of Panda.

The most awaited day is the Labour Day weekend, which is celebrated every year. It is estimated that nearly 30,000 people attend this celebration every year. The entire month of August is a month of celebration and dedicated to the art of Film making; thus popularly known as Independent Film Month. Later the month of October is dedicated to Film gay festival which attracts thousands of film makers and fans around the world.

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