Georgia is one of America's top tourist destinations, as well as specifically being a perfect place for lovers. Our mix of old-world charm, spectacular scenery, and unique boutique shops mean that there are always romantic getaways in Georgia just waiting to be explored.
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Many couples find that a romantic weekend getaway is just what they need to recharge, renew, and reconnect. The scenic backdrop of the North Georgia Mountains offers couples a wide range of choices for their romantic escape. Cozy cabin accommodations, local wineries, world class dining, relaxing spas, and unique shopping all combine to make your romantic getaway unforgettable.
When planning your getaway you may want to consider:
A romantic tour of a North Georgia winery - located in Helen, Georgia Habersham Winery is open daily to greet wine enthusiasts looking for a sampling of local, award winning wines. Feel free to treat yourself to a self guided tour, enjoy complimentary wine tasting, and ask the well trained staff for recommendations. The shop at Habersham Winery also boasts a large inventory of unique gourmet foods that would be perfect for a quiet, romantic dinner at your cabin or to pack for a scenic picnic in the North Georgia mountains.
Spa treatments for two - North Georgia has many wonderful spas that cater to couples looking for a romantic spa experience. Mountain Laurel Creek Day Spa offers a Relaxation Package for Two that combines full body massage with a European facial treatment. The Nacoochee Crossing Wellness Center has a dedicated treatment room just for couples. You are welcome to enjoy any of their many spa offerings together in this room. A favorite of many couples is the unique Bindi Oil Massage that employs flower essences and aromatherapy to nourish sore or tight muscle tissue, hydrate skin, improve circulation, and help relax the nervous system.
Traveling by buggy...or boat - the quaint Alpine village of Helen offers couples a variety of shopping and dining options in a scenic atmosphere. But to make your visit even more special, consider arranging a horse and carriage ride from Alpine Carriage Company. The relaxing buggy ride is perfect for couples on a romantic getaway. Half hour and hour tours are available and if you'd like to request a special route or designated drop off or pick up sites you will want to call in advance. If you'd like to take to the water on a trip for two, Romantic Lake Cruises takes reservations for romantic cruises each day from sunrise to sunset to mark a special occasion or a weekend getaway. You can enjoy a delicious meal or just each other's company as you enjoy the serene surroundings.
Rediscovering your romance in a rental cabin - Georgia Cabins offer a variety of cabins perfect for a romantic getaway. Seclusion, privacy, and serenity abound in the wooded area adjacent to a majestic waterfall. Each cabin is unique and offers something different, but many of the cabins greet couples with hot tubs, Jacuzzi baths, and fire pits. You can also enjoy each other's company while you sit on the deck to greet the beautiful sunrise or stargaze under the gorgeous Georgia sky.
How many of us lame-o dads have never taken their partners on a honeymoon destination? Hopefully it is not you reading this because you're likely still in the doghouse. You have got to spend some quality time together on a romantic getaway but after spending what you did on the wedding, many have decided to put off the honeymoon trip.