Updated: Aug 17, 2021
Atlanta has the reputation of being known as “the City in a Forest” and it has all sorts of perks. Like blasts of autumnal colors when all of the leaves begin to turn! Whether you’re strolling through the historic neighborhoods or catching an up-high view from the Atlanta Botanical Garden, you can catch sight of gorgeous yellows, oranges and reds throughout Atlanta that make for the perfect photo backdrop.
Atlanta Botanical Garden - Experience a lush, urban oasis at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Enjoy walking through the Orchid Display House or across the Canopy Walk, a 600-foot suspension bridge. Check for special events taking place such as Cocktails in the Garden.
Oakland Cemetery - Take a visit to Atlanta’s oldest cemetery for some festive events. Fall favorites include Sunday in the Park at Oakland, Capturing the Spirit of Oakland Halloween Tours, The Harvest Hunt (a post-Thanksgiving self-guided scavenger hunt), A Victorian Holiday at Oakland Cemetery and more.