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North Georgia Tours

Welcome Center, 115 E. Jefferson Street, Madison, GA 30677
+1 706-340-4357
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Fun and enriching couple of hours

Melissa is an excellent tour guide, and she knows the area, the history, and the architecture very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Clare T
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Tucson, Arizona
Historic Madison GA

Wow! What a marvelous tour guide Melissa is. She is so knowledgeable about Madison and a blast to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
grandy137002018
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Kennesaw, Georgia
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North Georgia Tours does not currently provide Horse and Carriage Tours however we do provide step on tours, guided walking tours and driving tours. Ghost tours are conducted on Friday and Saturday evenings throughout the year. All tours are made by reservation.
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Welcome Center, 115 E. Jefferson Street, Madison, GA 30677
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Melissa is an excellent tour guide, and she knows the area, the history, and the architecture very well. Four of us together really enjoyed her driving us around Madison and stopping at points of interest. She had engaging bits of history and culture to share...More

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

You four were tons of fun! Thank you so much for choosing me to be your guide. Cheers to you and your friends!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a marvelous tour guide Melissa is. She is so knowledgeable about Madison and a blast to be with. We just had a terrific time. She is so accommodating and even gave us a dinner idea the night before we met. Her personality fit...More

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You are so kind and you are right, fun was had by all! I do love my job and work hard to accommodate my guests according to their specific interest. I learn from every guest to Madison and it has been all the great travelers...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

My daughter and I had a day in Madison and she really wanted to know the history of the town. Prior to our trip, I called Melissa and made an arrangement to meet her on the Sunday afternoon at the Welcome Center. Melissa made the...More

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Thank you so much for such a thoughtful review! I too had a great time and learned so much from the two of you. Thank you so much for visiting Madison and choosing me as your tour guide. Many cheers to you and your daughter.

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Reviewed April 17, 2017

Melissa was extremely friendly and knowledgeable about the history of the town. Did the walking tour at dusk on a Sunday evening in early April and got a good sense of the town's history and some really interesting stories about the town. Also captured a...More

Thank Timothy R
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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

I am embarrassed that I am just seeing your review. Thank you so much for taking the time to write it for me! Haunted History tours are so much fun, always! Cheers.

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Reviewed October 24, 2016

I did this beautiful walking tour this past Saturday night for the 5th time. That's how good this tour is! I keep going back! Melissa is an excellent tour guide. I love how she weaves the tales between the history and the haunted stories as...More

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2016

Thanks Patti!!!! It is so much fun for me I feel like I ought to be paying you guys for the pleasure. Looking forward to my trip to Gaither Plantation.

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Reviewed October 15, 2016

This is a great tour! Melissa is a wonderful tour guide, and she made this a fun event. She provided a great history lesson about the city of Madison, and I recommend others take her tour. I plan to do some of her other tours....More

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2016

You guys made it so fun and such a great tour! I had a blast too! Thank you for coming and thank you for taking the time to write a review!

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Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Incredibly interesting, excellent story teller. Melissa makes historical Madison come alive. A beautiful walking tour of lovely Madison.

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2016

Tons of fun Marge. So, glad we are neighbors and can't wait to see balance rock. Come back to visit me with those relatives!

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Reviewed May 6, 2016

We had 55 ladies traveled by bus for a day trip to Madison, Georgia. We had Melissa come on our bus and give us about an hour of the historical parts of Madison. She did a great job, everyone really enjoyed the tour.

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2016

I enjoyed it too!! Thank you so much. Always my pleasure to give a tour to such a wonderful group.

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Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

If you want to truly understand and appreciate the history of the area, this tour is essential and completely worth the time. Melissa is a local and an expert tour guide with extensive knowledge of the area, its people, and the past/present. She made us...More

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2016

What fun we had! Thanks so much for a great review! I love having Historians on my tour it keeps me on my toes, HA! Really I love the discussions whether they are with experts like you or good folks who don't recall their History...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

Melissa provides a very good first timer's tour of Madison for those who prefer a guided tour. The walking tour is about 2 hours and loops through the historic neighborhood and the cemetery. Not being a native of Madison, she has really studied-up and is...More

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blackraven11, Owner at North Georgia Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2015

Come back anytime and I will be happy to give you a tour specifically about local lore. I fear you may have missed some of it driving along behind us in the van. Happy Holidays to you and your family. It is always my pleasure...More

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grandy137002018
June 24, 2018|
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Response from blackraven11 | Property representative |
Hi Lynne, We can do a walking/driving tour. We can drive it and you can get out at town park and the Cemetery to have a look around or we can just drive the whole thing and not get out at all. With just two folks we can... More
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Frank G
April 28, 2018|
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The tickets for the tour of homes are sold through the Madison Morgan Cultural Center Website. Unfortunately Trip Advisor wont let me add the link but just google and it will take you right to it. Go to the tickets... More
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