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Callaway Gardens

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Address: 17800 US Highway 27, Pine Mountain, GA 31822-2393
Phone Number: +1 844-227-5245
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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A 6,500 acre, year-round horticultural display garden that offers the...

A 6,500 acre, year-round horticultural display garden that offers the Virginia Hand Callaway Discovery Center, Birds of Prey Show, Day Butterfly Center, Sibley Horticultural Center, Mr. Cason's Vegetable Garden, Walking Trails, Ida Cason Callaway Memorial Chapel and Pioneer Log Cabin as well as golf, tennis, fishing, fly fishing and biking. Seasonal events and educational workshops are offered throughout the year. Four lodging types, eight restaurants and a lounge are available.

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Fantasy In Lights

This review is for Fantasy in Lights, not Callaway Gardens itself. We adore Callaway Gardens and all the activities there. Fantasy In Lights has some things to be desired. First... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
ChristusG
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This review is for Fantasy in Lights, not Callaway Gardens itself. We adore Callaway Gardens and all the activities there. Fantasy In Lights has some things to be desired. First, driving through the dark areas on a winding road with water on the sides at times is dangerous to me. In between lighted areas, the tram drivers drive with their... More 

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O'Brien, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Butterfuly Center was amazing. We were there the 2nd of December and were surprised to see hundreds and hundreds of beautiful butterflies of all sizes and colors.None of the butterflies were native which was interesting. The volunteers gave helpful information and hints to help those of us that would like to go home and plant host plants for native... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was a surprise for my husband and something new and different for us to try,we were very pleased,it is a magical atmosphere and something the whole family can enjoy,it can be a little pricey,my suggestion is to get tickets through Groupon,you can save a lot of money by doing that,that is how I got our tickets.

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Thank Wanda R
Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While visiting the area, the family decided to visit Callaway's Fantasy in Lights. With the high cost of admission (a full priced adult ticket is $28), we expected more than what was provided. Much of the drive is through complete darkness and many light displays are nothing more than what are found throughout local neighborhoods. There are two or three... More 

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Thank MDBPA
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

an awesome time at Callaway! upon arrival at the Inn, we were informed our stay had been upgraded to the Lodge. The Lodge atmosphere is so inviting and friendly! Breakfast buffet is a fantastic feast!

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Thank Melanie K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I haven't been in about 10 years to see the light show. I think that every section was the same as previous years with the exception of one that was new. I think it's over priced for what you get. If you haven't been before it's worth going, but I wouldn't make it a yearly tradition.

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Thank Sharon G
Crawfordville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Fall Scenery!!!!! Amazing Festival of Lights. Loved the butterflies, chapel and trails. Only went for a day so could not do everything. We can't wait to go back!!!!

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Thank tallypenguin
Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a lot to see at Callaway Gardens. There are beautiful grounds, a 19th century cabin, a predator bird show, and a butterfly garden. There are also activities for the more active--hiking and biking trails and an aerial obstacle course along with some zip lines. From around Thanksgiving to New Years there is also a Christmas light show with... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove 6 Hrs to what was supposed to be one of the nations best Christmas lights displays. It was mediocre at best and with a HUGE price tag! $68 for a couple. Lucky for us, Rving at Pine Mountain Rv Resort was awesome. If you live nearby and you want to see some Christmas lights and don't mind paying too... More 

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CallawayGardens1, Public Relations Manager at Callaway Gardens, responded to this review

We apologize that you are disappointed by your experience. We know that everyone is different and that helps make the world go round. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed being in the Pine Mountain area. Hopefully, during your time in Pine Mountain you were able to visit the many other attractions and facilities at Callaway Gardens as your... More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the fantasy of lights, fall colors were gorgeous- enjoyed the organ recital, birds of prey show, etc!

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CallawayGardens1, Public Relations Manager at Callaway Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for your patronage and your post. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. And, we hope that you will be able to return soon. More 

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