Why Choose Our Destination?
Visit Macon, Georgia for a Southern adventure that is sure to be good for your soul! The city's historic undertones harmonize and Macon’s attractions and tours offer a look into the area's 17,000-year history. Hike through ancient Indian mounds and enter North America's only reconstructed earth lodge at the Ocmulgee Indian Mounds or take in the Southeast's largest collection of African-American art, history and culture at the Tubman Museum. Stroll along the Ocmulgee River or downtown’s wide avenues lined with art galleries, boutiques, restaurants, entertainment venues, and architecture as diverse as the people who built it. Macon is home to many legendary musical artists such as Otis Redding, Little Richard, Allman Brothers Band and new artists such as Jason Aldean. Experience the musical heritage while sitting next to the legendary Otis Redding's life-size bronze statue at Gateway Park or visit The Big House museum, which is located inside the former home of the Allman Brothers Band. Macon’s entertainment choices leave you with many options to choose from. Decide which Macon nightlife venue will entice you to order the beverage of your choice, sit in on open mic night, or catch the next rising star to come out of Macon. Sample some soul food or try signature dishes from lively local restaurants. Macon is a town where a night out can mean fine dining, drinks, or dancing, but also a moonlit walk among architectural masterpieces or a live show at one of our historic theatres. Also, don’t forget to take home one of a kind treasures from Macon’s unique downtown boutiques or antique markets. After a fun-filled day of shopping and touring, relax and rejuvenate in one of Macon’s welcoming hotels. Guests will find many convenient options. Accommodations suit every type of traveler, ranging from comfortable rooms in reputable chains to luxurious suites in a historic inn.
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Distance from Airport
- Macon Downtown Airport
8.05 km from City Center
- Middle Georgia Municipal Airport
16.09 km from City Center
- Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
130.36 km from City Center