The best of North Georgia wine country
Wine lovers will feel right at home in Cleveland. Boasting a range of wineries, meaderies, estates, and tasting rooms on the outskirts of the town, makes this a prime destination for oenophiles. Velvet’s Vintage, Serenity Cellars, Tesnatee River Winery and Meadery, Yonah Mountain Vineyards, CeNita Winery, and The Cottage Vineyard and Winery, are some wineries where aficionados or connoisseurs can enjoy some of North Georgia’s best wines. Booking a trip with a wine tour operator will ensure visitors a safe return to their vacation rentals after a fun day of wine tasting.
Day trips to the zoo
At the North Georgia Wildlife Park and Safari, guests can enjoy the various animals and bush drives. Get up close to camels, deer, or spider monkeys during the special Safari Drive-Thru experience. With dedicated guided wolf, capybara, otter, and penguin tours, the zoo is a great outing that is sure to entertain young and old.
Travel to the outdoors
In the Chattahoochee National Forest, about 2 hours north of Atlanta, lies the DeSoto Falls Recreation Area campground. Unwind and explore the splendor of the North Georgia mountains by taking a walk through the dense forests, along Frogtown Creek, to the majestic DeSoto waterfalls. Experienced anglers can also indulge in a bit of trout fishing along the creek. Nature enthusiasts and animal lovers can expect an abundance of wildlife, including bears, deer, birds, and various other critters.