Discover Downtown This Spring on a Unique Guided Tour

March 27, 2019

Spring is in full swing in Downtown Atlanta. If you're just in town for a visit, or if you're a local on the hunt for a spring break activity, a guided tour led by a local expert is a great way to see the area in a whole new way.

We have no shortage of options, either. Explore the city by bike, by foot, by bus and beyond and learn about our history, architecture, art, culture, food -- the ingredients that make Atlanta the capital of the South.

An Atlanta Movie Tours group enjoying the Hero Tour (photo courtesy of Atlanta Movie Tours).


Walking, biking and private tours of Off the Wall murals are now available. Whether you are a lifelong student and advocate for civil rights and social justice, a visitor who wants an immersive local experience; or someone who simply enjoys Atlanta’s extensive commitment to public art, this tour will provide you with a unique and colorful perspective on some of the most important issues – past, present, and future – in our city, and society as a whole. Learn more


As you glide along the city streets, you will learn the history of Atlanta, from the naming of our city to the creation of the world’s largest aquarium. Explore Atlanta’s off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods and whet your culinary appetite as you discover some of Atlanta’s restaurants and where they’re located. We do and see more in minutes than most people can in an entire day! Learn more


The film industry is booming in Georgia, with over 1,200 movies and television shows filmed here since 1972. Since 2012,  Atlanta Movie Tours has been providing a whole new way to see the city for visitors and locals alike. Tour Guides are experienced actors who have worked on set, giving you fascinating behind-the-scenes stories you won’t hear anywhere else. Learn more


Atlanta Preservation Center's guided walking tours make a physical connection with the City's historical places. History is more than dates and facts, and guides make it come alive through these walking tours. Choose from the Historic Downtown Tour or Sweet Auburn/Martin Luther King, Jr. Historic District Tour to learn more about the historical and architectural significance of Atlanta's Downtown. Learn more


Our tours bring Atlanta alive as routes revolve around Atlanta's unique history, from important battles of the Civil War to the home of the Civil Rights movement, to being a leading Southern city since the late 1800s, and having the ability to reinvent itself to match the times - we ride back in time visiting locations where buildings stood, where art stands, to green-spaces and more to find an appreciation of the making of Atlanta. Learn more


See Atlanta Sights specializes in providing local bus tours about history, nightlife, attractions, shopping and more. The only tour company in Atlanta to allow alcoholic beverages on board. The tour last approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. Let us take you to historic landmarks, Atlanta's entertainment districts and more to provide you with a one of a kind tour experience. Learn more


The original, locally owned party bike and entertainment provider. Pedal down Peachtree Street in the heart of Atlanta! From Midtown to Downtown, pass the best sights and crowds the city has to offer, including Centennial Olympic Park, Georgia Aquarium, College Football Hall of Fame, World of Coca-Cola, and more. Ideal for those looking for a fun tour of the city but not for the faint of heart - you will be doing lots of pedaling! Learn more


Eat your way through 5 to 7 of the city’s rave-worthy restaurants with Atlanta Food Walks. Uncover history even locals don’t know with Atlanta History Tours. Deep research plus innovative storytelling will help you trace the story of Atlanta where it happened, and local Atlanta guides obliterate boredom and exude Southern hospitality – you will leave feeling like family. Learn more