3 or 5 days
Atlanta, Montgomery, Birmingham
Capture the spirit of America's most prominent Civil Rights leaders as you visit historically rich sites throughout Atlanta, Georgia. You’ll learn about the struggle for racial equality and the people behind this powerful social movement with visits to MLK, Jr.’s former home, the APEX Museum and the Civil War Museum.
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  • Day 1: Atlanta

    Arrive in Atlanta

    Take a guided tour of Atlanta 

    • Georgia State Capitol Building
    • Centennial Olympic Park
    • Peachtree Street

    Enjoy free time in Underground Atlanta
  • Day 2: Atlanta

    Visit the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site

    • Center for Nonviolent Social Change
    • Birth Home
    • Ebenezer Baptist Church Museum

    Visit the APEX (African-American Panoramic Experience) Museum

    Take a tour of CNN Studios

    Visit the Georgia Aquarium

    Enjoy an evening activity

  • Day 3: Atlanta

    Visit the Atlanta Botanical Garden

    Depart for home

Experience even more

  • Day 3: Atlanta • Montgomery

    Travel to Montgomery

    Visit the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Park

    Visit the Rosa Parks Museum

    Take a walking tour of Montgomery

    Travel to Birmingham

  • Day 4: Birmingham • Atlanta

    Take a guided tour of Birmingham

    • Kelly Ingram Park
    • 16th Street Baptist Church
    • Civil Rights Institute

    Enjoy traditional Southern cooking for lunch

    Return to Atlanta

  • Day 5: Atlanta

    Visit the Atlanta Botanical Garden

    Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Atlanta

    Arrive in Atlanta

    Take a guided tour of Atlanta 

    • Georgia State Capitol Building
    • Centennial Olympic Park
    • Peachtree Street

    Enjoy free time in Underground Atlanta
  • Day 2: Atlanta

    Visit the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site

    • Center for Nonviolent Social Change
    • Birth Home
    • Ebenezer Baptist Church Museum

    Visit the APEX (African-American Panoramic Experience) Museum

    Take a tour of CNN Studios

    Visit the Georgia Aquarium

    Enjoy an evening activity

  • Day 3: Atlanta

    Visit the Atlanta Botanical Garden

    Depart for home

Experience even more

  • Day 3: Atlanta • Montgomery

    Travel to Montgomery

    Visit the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Park

    Visit the Rosa Parks Museum

    Take a walking tour of Montgomery

    Travel to Birmingham

  • Day 4: Birmingham • Atlanta

    Take a guided tour of Birmingham

    • Kelly Ingram Park
    • 16th Street Baptist Church
    • Civil Rights Institute

    Enjoy traditional Southern cooking for lunch

    Return to Atlanta

  • Day 5: Atlanta

    Visit the Atlanta Botanical Garden

    Depart for home

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Atlanta and Beyond: The Civil Rights Movement
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Amazing

It was awesome experience because I got to travel to different places within a week. I love when we went to the Coca -Cola factory and tasted all around the world flavors. ...
Nani / Student traveler
Philadelphia, Pa / Posted on April 17, 2017

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  • Round-trip Transportation

    Round-trip transportation on major carriers; comfortable motorcoach throughout the tour.

  • Hotel Accommodations

    Overnight stays in safe, quality hotels.

  • Overnight Security

    Security guards on watch nightly.

  • Meals

    Breakfast and dinner daily; lunch can also be included.

  • All Gratuities

    Tips included for your Tour Director, bus driver, licensed guides, restaurant and hotel staff.

  • Guided Tours and Activities

    Sightseeing tours led by expert and licensed local guides; tickets to all activities.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your Tour Director stays with your group 24/7, providing local insight and knowledge, while handling every on-tour detail.

  • Training and Support

    We prepare new Group Leaders on a free Training Tour and provide personal support every step of the way.

  • Traveler Resources

    We offer travelers flexible payment options as well as a dedicated support team to manage finances and answer tour questions.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team while on tour.

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    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

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