The capital and also, the most populous city of Georgia, Atlanta is more diverse than any other place you will visit. The diversity gives it a big city feel, but at the same time has the vibes of a small town(with undoubtedly, amazing food).
What To Do In Atlanta for 24H to 48H?
Places Of Interest
The sea world in Atlanta, with a wide array of the oceanic creatures.
This magical aquarium in downtown, will make you marvel at the majestic aquatic animals like Manta Rays, Whale Sharks, Dolphins, African penguins and many more.
This is Atlanta’s window to the past and a major historical park for tourists. If you’re a literature buff, you’d want to pay a visit as this is also the final resting place of the “Gone With The Wind” author Margaret Mitchell besides many civil war soldiers.
Buckhead Grand Spa
If you are more keen on a relaxing layover, head to this spa for just the perfect massage or a soothing facial backed with soft, mellow music.
A frequented park in the heart of midtown
The oldest and largest park in the Atlanta metro region is a beautiful one for a relaxing stroll. Make sure you check out the Greystone, a lovely lakefront venue (which was once a locker room).
The Fox Theatre
Head over for broadway shows, plays and much more.
Performances at the Fox include diverse entertainment options such as operas, ballet, rock concerts, and movies, with hundreds of performances each year.
Nightlife In Atlanta
Atlanta Layover- Havana Club
Voted Atlanta’s best night club five years in a row, The Havana Club is located in the heart of Buckhead offering 15,000 sq. ft. of upscale ambience.
Atlanta Magic Theatre
This two-part show involves close-up and stage magic, mentalism and tons of audience involvement.Your evening begins in the lounge area, opening 90 minutes prior to showtime. Peter Morrison will personally greet you and your party and perform a little table-side magic. Drinks and appetizers are available for purchase during this pre-show entertainment.
Atlanta Layover – MJQ Concourse
One of the longest running clubs in Atlanta, MJQ Concourse takes the word “underground” to an entirely new level. The club is actually entirely underground. There’s no website and most find out about it through a friend. Unassuming to a passerby, you’d never know that the entrance was the gateway to one of the most popular dance clubs in the city.
Food And Shopping
A great place for brunch, and satisfying your sweet tooth!
This European-style coffeehouse offers more than 800 beverages & 70 pastries plus crêpes, burgers & more.
Krog Street Market
This market is where you’ll find a plethora of food stalls, common seating areas, some sit-down restaurants and a selection of home/gift stores.
Scott Antique Market
Atlanta layover- The Scott Antique Market
“One man’s junk is another man’s treasure” is very well executed at this market. Head over for great bargains on custom furniture and vintage clothing at great prices.