- Our list of the best things to do in Athens, Georgia, features the top 45 nearby activities — including 24 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Athens, GA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 27 things to do within the city of Athens, GA , followed by 18 popular activities in nearby cities, including Madison, Commerce, Winder and Watkinsville
97% 75 votes
9770 Autry Mill Road, Alpharetta, GA 30022 MoreLess Info
Autry Mill Nature Preserve comprises of multiple scenic walking trails which pass through rocky shoals, spring seeps and a variety of vegetation. The Heritage Center here includes multiple historic structures with exhibits about local rural history and replicas of ancient Native American dwellings in the nearby…
97% 38 votes
9770 Autrey Mill Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022 MoreLess Info
Trails and creek beds cover the 46 acres of woodlands at Autrey Mill Nature Preserve and Heritage Center. The Heritage Village features landmark buildings from by-gone days, while walking trails, wildflowers and animals provide interest for nature-lovers.
95% 74 votes
8065 South Main Street, White County, Cleveland, GA 30545 MoreLess Info
A miniature golf course designed in keeping with Helen's German mountain town theme, Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf offers two courses with uniquely and challengingly designed holes. The course hosts private parties, and also features an arcade.
100% 1 votes
S.r. 141 & Chattahoochee River, Norcross, GA 30092 MoreLess Info
Spend a day filled with fishing at the Medlock Bridge National Park in Norcross, Georgia. Known for it's many bank fishing lots, this park also maintains a boat launch, various picnic areas, and walking trails.
68% 501 votes
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.
At Henderson Park, visitors can play on the location's four tennis courts, six soccer fields, or playground structures. The location also features a community garden and a nature walk for those who wish to go hiking.
71% 7 votes
10900 Buice Road, Off Kimball Bridge Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022 MoreLess Info
Offering an array of both recreational and athletic amenities is Ocee Park. The park is family friendly and features a large children's playground, tennis and volleyball courts and picnic pavilions.
Open year round, Dahlonega's Sunny Farms North is an equestrian facility that offers self-guided trail rides through the woods. The farm welcomes individual riders and groups, and also offers horse boarding and sales.