A City in a Forest


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Activity Level



First Time Visitor, Hiking and Walking, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife


Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for teenagers and younger children who enjoy Nature

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3



English (fluent)

Private Atlanta Nature Tour

Explore nature in the most forested major city in the US, where even its main street is named after a tree!

Some of the stops on your tour will include the largest urban trail project underway in the US, a 30-acre Botanical Garden, a neighborhood designed by the landscape architect of Central Park, and the oldest park in the city which houses Atlanta's largest collection of Victorian and Craftsman homes


Some of the stops on your tour will include:

The Atlanta Beltline - Take a walk through the largest urban development project underway in the U. S. as we explore some of its new trails and parks

Piedmont Park and Atlanta Botanical Gardens - Atlanta's Central Park, this 189-acre urban green-space is home to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens which offer more than 30 acres of botany, including a 40-foot-tall canopy walk through the forest

Olmsted Linear Park - Developed by Frederick Law Olmsted, landscape architect of NYC's Central Park, it's the 'front yard' to stately homes in the Druid Hills neighborhood

Grant Park - The oldest park in the city and home to Zoo Atlanta, the 131-acre park is surrounded by the largest collection of Victorian cottages and Craftsman bungalows in the city

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 hours

Tours will occur rain or shine but may be adjusted based on inclement weather


This will be a combination driving and walking tour. We'll be traveling in a new air-conditioned Ford Flex. Each stop will have approximately 15 to 30 min of walking

What’s Included

Other: My services as your Private Tour Guide
Costs of any ticketed locations we visit
Transportation in my A/C vehicle
Bottled water

What’s Extra

Other: I can provide transportation for groups of 4 to 6 at a different rate. Please contact me for more details

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