Granted, there is a wide choice of activities and tourist attractions that are must-see objectives in the city of Atlanta. However, if you are the kind of traveler that wants to catch a glimpse of everything this beautiful city has to offer, then one solution would be to try skydiving or schedule a Balloons Over Georgia tour. If you are looking to book a tour with the balloon, then you will be more than happy to learn that you will not only see most of Atlanta but up to fifty miles of the natural beauty of the North part of Georgia.
The average balloon flights take about an hour. However, should the weather conditions allow, the above sightseeing can take up to one hour and a half. During this time you will record, take pictures or simply enjoy the marvels and sights of Stone Mountain, the beginning of the Blue Ridge, Kennesaw Mountain, and the Appalachian mountain chains in Northern Georgia. In addition, you will be able to witness the largest and most beautiful manmade lake in the United States, and if the weather conditions are right, you will also be able to fly right over Lake Sidney Lanier.
Is this your first balloon flight? Are you worried about your safety? The truth is that you should not concern yourself with this aspect, as the organizers of the Balloons Over Georgia take all the necessary precautions to reduce the risks involved with flying with a balloon. Besides, if the weather is not stable, usually they will simply cancel or reschedule the tour. However, it is important to note that they do pose some rules to their customers, such as not to come wearing open-toed shoes or high heels. Other than that, you can bring a sweater if you like, although you should know that the altitudes at which the balloons usually fly do not make the temperature significantly chillier.
Are you looking for extreme experiences that will make your heart race and adrenaline fill your veins? Then two great things that you can try out in Atlanta are the Tandem Skydive and the Accelerated Freefall, activities granted with the courtesy of the Atlanta Skydive Center. In case you are interested in the ultimate skydive experience, then the Accelerated Freefall is exactly what you are looking for. However, you will miss all the fun of spending seven to nine minutes above Atlanta and observing its marvels.
Although you might have heard a lot about skydiving, the truth is that the experience is pretty much impossible to be described with words. Even though you will be jumping off an aircraft, you will not necessarily experience a fall sensation, but rather you will have the impression that you are actually flying. While some people associate them with the most exciting roller coaster rides they had in their lives there is nothing that can truly compare to flying. After all, isn’t man’s oldest dream to be able to fly? Just imagine how you will feel when you will be able to do that without the help of an aircraft or helicopter.
After you are done with this thrilling experience, you will be able to have a nice relaxing time to chat with your friends about the unique encounter you have just been through. The Atlanta Skydive Center provides nine thousand square feet of indoor facilities where you can have a rich and well-deserved lunch and over two thousand square miles of outdoor fields, where you can see or invite your friends to see you in action. Moreover, you are able to enjoy this life-changing experience seven days a week, all year long.