Downtown Columbus Walking Tour
Stroll along the brick-laden stretch of Broadway as you take in the old and the new, with over 30 points of interest. See the homes of John Pemberton, the inventor of the world's most famous soft drink. Walk along historical landmarks such as The Springer Opera House, Heritage Park, and the Chattahoochee Promenade. Hear the stories that helped transform Columbus from the western frontier settlement of Georgia to the "Jewel of The Chattahoochee." Areas featured: ~ Historic District ~ Uptown Business District ~ Memorial parks ~ Former downtown industrial district Please allow up to 2 hours for this tour. A two-mile walk with designated "break" stops along the way. The terrain is 99% flat surface with one mild incline, with the majority of the tour on sidewalk. Please wear comfortable walking shoes. It's highly encouraged to bring water and simple snack to stay fueled and hydrated.