Atlanta in 5 hours

Art, Culture, & Historical

Phillip B.

Atlanta
English (Native)
5 hours 30 min
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 12 people

While just five hours of this tour hardly covers all the history and nuance of the city, it'll be able to provide an overview of some of the most significantly historic sites.

Centennial Park

Georgia Aquarium

World of Coca-Cola

National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel

MLK Jr. Birth Home

The King Center

Ebenezer Baptist Church

Fire Station No. 6

Jackson Street Bridge

The Municipal Market

Meeting Point

Olympic Rings in Centennial Park

09:50 AM

Centennial Park

We will meet under the Olympic Rings in Centennial Park

10:00 AM

Centennial Park Tour

Visit World of Coca-Cola, Aquarium, and National Civil Rights Museum

12:00 PM

Travel to Sweet Auburn neighborhood

Via trolley to the historic Martin Luther King Jr. district

12:30 PM

Lunch at The Municipal Market

Visit this historic food hall and try cuisine from one of the 30+ vendors.

01:10 PM

Travel to MLK district

Via trolley or walk to Auburn Ave.

01:30 PM

Civil Rights Tour

See where the greatest figure in Civil Rights was born and raised. We will also visit where he preached and where he is laid to rest.

03:30 PM

Tour ends

Tour concludes at Visitor Center. From there, guests can take trolley back to Centennial Park, or explore further on their own. As a parting gift, I share my recommendations for museums, food, and sightseeing in the Peach State.

Ending Point

Visitor Center in MLK district

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

My supreme knowledge of Atlanta!

A cold bottle of water for each guest who would like one.

What‘s not included

Transportation fee: $1 for the trolley each way. Can purchase a day pass for $3.

Lunch fare is not included in the price.

Extra cash on hand for donations of historic sites should be provided by guests.

Important Information

I hold my regular tours Saturday and Sundays from 10-12pm.



FYI: Municipal Market is closed on Sundays. Optional food venues will be suggested instead

This tour includes a fair amount of walking; nearly 4 miles. It is recommended for guests to be in good health and able to endure a moderate level of exercise. Please bring comfortable shoes, sunscreen, sunglasses, and bottled water.

The Atlanta Streetcar costs $1 to ride. I suggest you bring a couple of dollars in cash for trolley fare.


Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this tour appropriate for children?

While we do cover a dark chapter of race relations in US history, overall the tour is accessible to young adults.

Can these spots be customized depending on the group?

Absolutely. Perhaps you'd like to stop at a bar and grab a drink? Fine by me.

Want to dip into the World of Coca-Cola and explore the soda madness? Can be arranged ahead of time.

$300/ per group

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