4 Fun Day Trips from Augusta, Georgia
As an experienced real estate agent native to the Augusta area, I understand how important it is to find a place to call home with many things to do outside of the city. Lucky for you, Augusta, Georgia, offers not only charm and beautiful homes but also proximity to many exciting day trips. Here are four fun day trips to consider as you explore the possibilities of your future in Augusta, Georgia.
Columbia, South Carolina
Make a day trip to Columbia, the capital of South Carolina which is located about 90 minutes away from Augusta. With children, you can visit the Riverbank Zoo and Garden and Edventure Children’s Museum. If you are trying to experience the city with friends or your partner, stroll along the historic district or the plethora of museums around the city. Columbia is a great place to experience unique culinary options and shopping.
Embark on the short drive to Savannah, Georgia. Savannah is about two hours and thirty minutes from Augusta. While you are there, you can stroll the shopping areas on W Broughton Street or view the beautiful views on River Street. There are many dining options for all visitors from seafood to dessert to steakhouses. There are many outdoor or indoor activities to seek out within Savannah.
Charleston, South Carolina
Experience Charleston, South Carolina during your time in Augusta, Georgia. Charleston is less than a three hour drive from Augusta. In Charleston, check out Rainbow Row, guided historical tours, and shopping on King Street. If you have time, stroll along the water at Folly Beach which is a short drive from the heart of Charleston. Before you head back home, remember to experience some of the unique dining options. Charleston is a great place to grab some seafood along the water!
Asheville, North Carolina
Enjoy a trip to Asheville, North Carolina which is just over a three hour drive from Augusta, Georgia. Start your day by exploring the grounds of the Biltmore Estate, then visit the downtown area to experience the art, shops, and dining options that Asheville has to offer. There are many trails and scenic roads to take during your time in North Carolina. Asheville is a must-visit spot while you live in Augusta!
Ultimately, there are many fun and exciting places to visit outside the walls of Augusta. Experience the history of Savannah, the vibes of a city experience of Columbia, the beaches of Charleston, and the adventure of Asheville. We hope that you take a weekend getaway or day trip to some of these beautiful places in the Southeast!
We hope that this blog post has provided you with ideas on fun day trips from Augusta, Georgia. If you would like an agent on your side in the CSRA, contact our team today!
The Bradley Sikes Group
Meybohm Real Estate