Embark on a private Atlanta walking tour of the city’s biggest highlights, including the historic Martin Luther King Park. Visit key sites like the King Center, walk along Auburn Avenue to see the iconic CNN building, and so much more. This introductory Atlanta tour ends with a ride on the 20-story Skyview Ferris Wheel for breathtaking skyline views from above.
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You will be meeting your guide for the Welcome to Atlanta tour at "Historic Fire Station 6", located at 39 Boulevard NE, Atlanta, GA 30312, or as advised on your e-ticket. Please be at the location 10-15 minutes prior to your tour.
The Private Welcome to Atlanta tour is approximately 2.5 hours.
This tour includes tickets to the SkyView Atlanta, a local English-speaking guide, and an expertly guided walking tour. Travel Curious tours are all given in English, but numerous guides may speak other languages. Please call the number provided on your e-ticket to see if they can accommodate any special requests.
You will be seeing and touring the following areas, most notably in the Sweet Auburn district: (1) Martin Luther King in Auburn Avenue, one of several buildings that make up the Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site (2) Ebenezer Baptist Church where Dr. King was baptized and where his funeral was held (3) Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) Headquarters which was an agency created to coordinate several civil rights movements (4) King Center an institution honoring MLK (5) The John Wesley Dobbs Plaza to honor the "Mayor of Auburn Avenue" (6) Centennial Olympic Park and its famous Olympic Rings, the legacy of the Olympics Games of 1996
This is a family-friendly, guided walking tour. Transportation, food & drinks, and other ticket entrances not mentioned is not included in this highlights of Atlanta tour.
There is free parking near the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park which is near the departure point. There are also multiple garages nearby that charge according to length of stay, time of the day, and day of the week. You can also contact the phone number on your e-ticket to ask for advice on how to get to the departure point via car or public transport.
This tour is suitable for all ages. All guests must be at moderate physical fitness as the majority of the Tour of Atlanta will be spent walking. Accommodations can be made according to need of the guests.
Bring your camera and cash on hand for any other purchases or gratuities (optional)!
Casual clothing and comfortable shoes are recommended.
This is a private walking tour, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.
All tour guides currently active go through a vetting process in which they carry out interviews, check previous reviews and employers references if applicable. More importantly, they make sure that these guides provide an excellent experience for the guests.