The Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau is the Destination Marketing Organization serving Cartersville, Adairsville and all of Bartow County, Georgia. Founded in 1991, the CVB's mission is to foster and sustain the economic development of Bartow County, Georgia and its municipalities through generating the influx of tourism revenue. The CVB operates an Official Georgia Regional Visitor Information Center and the Clarence Brown Conference Center, both located at 5450 State Route 20 at I-75 Exit 290 west.
The destination features many attractions of interest including Allatoona Lake, Red Top Mountain State Park, Tellus Science Museum, Booth Western Art Museum, Etowah Indian Mounds State Historic Site, Barnsley Gardens Resort and much more located 45 miles north of Atlanta and 85 miles south of Chattanooga on Interstate 75, Exits 278-306.
Read on to discover why Cartersville, Georgia and Adairsville, Georgia should be included on any visit to the Southeastern United States.
Destination USA South
Visitors from international destinations make Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport their first stop when taking a holiday in the southern United States. Through the years, we have noticed that after seeing Atlanta, Georgia many international guests stop by the Cartersville, Georgia Visitor Information Center to begin their search for the true South. What's the reason for this? Cartersville is centrally located within a few hours drive of some of the most popular travel destinations in the south.
A great place to begin is the Southeast Tourism Society where you will find information on great destinations in 11 southeastern states. Three of the most popular southern destinations are Disney World, Music City USA - Nashville, Tennessee and New Orleans, which holds world-famous Mardi Gras celebrations.
Many visitors to Cartersville and the north Georgia Mountains come in search of Native American heritage. After days of exploring the Chieftains Trail, you might wish to venture on the North Carolina to the Cherokee Indian Reservation. While there be sure to enjoy the majestic scenery in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Two more interesting destinations en route are Asheville, North Carolina, home to Biltmore Estate, America's largest home and Huntsville, Alabama, home to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. So come visit us today and experience true southern hospitality. And remember: First stop Atlanta airport, second stop Cartersville, Georgia!
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