Centennial Olympic Park

Destination

Atlanta Holidays

Southern charm, contemporary modernism

Atlanta is the capital of the New South, with the charm and charisma of the Old.

This city blends contemporary modernism and southern traditions as much now as it did during the days of Gone With the Wind. We love smelling the blossoms from the romantic peach trees while sipping a tall, dewy glass of the sweet iced tea Atlanta is famous for. 

Head to the Buckhead district for fantastic shopping and dining or make your way downtown where you’ll find Centennial Olympic Park, the CNN studios and the World of Coca-Cola. Stop by Sweet Auburn Curb Market for delicious treats fresh from the farm or hop on the Atlanta Streetcar to explore more of the city.

Grab a bargain at the North Georgia Premium Outlets or embrace your inner Scarlet O'Hara with a visit to Margaret Mitchell House. Explore the legacy of the Civil Rights movements at the King Center and get back to nature with a stroll along the Atlanta BeltLine or a trip to Stone Mountain Park, just outside of the city.

Twin your stay with the birthplace of rock 'n' roll, Memphis, or head to New Orleans, the Big Easy.

Destination Highlights
  • Stroll through Centennial Park
  • Visit the World of Coca-Cola
  • Shop in the chic Buckhead distirct
  • Take a tour of the CNN studio
Essential Information
  • Time Zone GMT-5
  • Currency USD - US Dollar
  • Visa Information Irish passport holders require an Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) to visit Memphis. You can obtain an ESTA from www.cbp.gov/esta
  • Language English
  • Flight Time Direct flights are available from Dublin to Atlanta with Delta Airlines.
  • Health Information No vaccinations are required for travel to Atlanta. All travellers should be up to date with routine immunisations. It’s important to contact your GP to check for the latest recommendations.

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