Sylvan Valley Lodge & Cellars

Bed & Breakfast Winery in the Mountains of North Georgia

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Things to Do in North Georgia

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Experience authentic Wine Country on your retreat to the Northeast Georgia Mountains. There are plenty of things to do in North Georgia, from the growing number of vineyards and boutique wineries to the picturesque beauty of the Sautee and Nacoochee Valleys. In North Georgia, you will find many places to enjoy.

Nearby is the city of Helen, featuring many more activities, shops, and attractions. Things to do near Helen, GA include endless outdoor activities, festivals, vineyards and more. Outdoor adventures await you, from sparkling rivers and roaring waterfalls to evergreen forests and gorgeous blue mountains. Take a family kayaking trip down the Chattooga River or zip line through the dense trees in the Northeast Georgia Mountains. Enjoy historic heritage museums and preserved Civil War sites. Make a dinner reservation for two or take the whole family to one of Sautee Nacoochee’s popular seafood restaurants.

For more information on things to do in Northern Georgia, be sure to download a free copy of our Vacation Guide or read about events are area activities in our Blog!

North Georgia Wine Trails

Of course, North Georgia is primarily known for its world-renowned wineries and vineyards, stretching for miles and attracting people from all over the world. Explore stretches of wine trails, tasting rooms and more in Sautee Nacoochee. There really are plenty of things to do in North Georgia for everyone.

Unicoi Wine Trail

Take a trip on the Unicoi Wine Trail to six local wineries and their distinct tasting rooms. Enjoy a taste of some of the finest Georgia wines and experience North Georgia Wine Country by the glass.

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Dahlonega Wine Trail

Dahlonega Wine Trail offers six wineries in which to discover the classic varietals and blends now grown and bottled in the area. The climate and terrain of the Lumpkin County area make it a great place to grow European- and French-style wine grapes.

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Mountain Wine Country

Mountain Wine Country offers many wineries in the Southern Appalachian Mountains of North Georgia and far Western North Carolina.

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Village of Sautee

The Village of Sautee offers some of the best shopping, lodging, wine tasting and cuisine you’ll find. If you are looking for outdoor adventure, you’ll find that too in the form of hiking trails, fly fishing, horseback riding, zip-lining and other outdoor activities that may be enjoyed year around. 

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Nacoochee Village

Nacoochee Village, located in the Northeast Georgia Mountains, only two and a half miles north of Sylvan Valley Lodge and Winery, offers a variety of shopping and activities for the entire family.

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Visiting White County

The White County Chamber of Commerce offers information on Visiting White County, your gateway to the mountains.

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Vacation Guide

Download Your Free North Georgia Vacation Guide

If you are planning a visit to North Georgia Wine Country, consider downloading our free Travel Guide! Lush forests, the majestic Appalachian mountains, and stunning waterfalls are cornerstones of the gorgeous landscape. Rustic natural spaces mean that there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. Hiking, fly-fishing, and horseback riding are just the start of what North Georgia has to offer. Sautee Nachoochee has truly become a destination for visitors from around the globe!

Download our guide to see all that you can take advantage of while you’re here. Our North Georgia vacation guide will give you everything you need to know:

  • Ideal Locations for Nature-Lovers and Adventurers
  • The Best in Quality Entertainment
  • Museums, Galleries & Historic Sites of North Georgia Wine Country
  • Wine Trails and Vineyards

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