- The list below includes 82 free or cheap things to do in or near Helen, Georgia, including 76 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Mini Golf, Tubing and Ziplines.
- From Anna Ruby Falls to Chattahoochee River, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Helen and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Blairsville, Clarkesville, Dahlonega and Sautee Nacoochee.
Opened in 2011, Soque Artworks is a local art gallery that displays a large number of creative works. The gallery features works from over 100 regional artists, including painting, pottery, and photography creations.
The Grant Street Music Room gives the North Georgia mountains a home for live musical entertainment. The combined restaurant, bar and nightclub features regular live music on weekends and is also available for rental.
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469 Highway 115 South, Dahlonega, GA 30533 MoreLess Info
Chestatee Wildlife Preserve is a local animal preserve and rescue center which house a wide range of animal species including white Siberan tigers, grizzly bears, African lions and the Zedonk which is a cross between zebra and donkey. The preserve organizes animal encounters and guided tours of the premises.
Stand-up paddleboard tour provider Southern Water Trails LLC is based in Hiawassee, Georgia. Kids and adults enjoy exploring the local waterways on their own self-propelled, floating board. All gear rental fees are included in the tour price.