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7 One Tank Day Trips!

Day Trips Augusta Aiken

Sometimes we just need a change of scenery! The CSRA is close to many great attractions and cities that offer great family fun for everyone. Many of these places are within a one to two-hour drive. No need for an overnight bag! Just pack a cooler with some snacks and some car entertainment and we’re off!

COVID UPDATE: Please note that closures and restrictions may vary in different locations. Please research before you go.

Splash In the Boro
Website:
http://www.splashintheboro.com/
Address:
1388 Highway 24 East
Statesboro, GA 30461
Driving Time:
Augusta – 1 Hour and 30 Minutes
Aiken – 1 Hour and 50 Minutes
North Augusta – 1 Hour and 40 Minutes
Cost:
2020 General Admission Prices
Over 48″                  Under 48″
Reg. $19.00             Reg. $14.00
Dis.  $14.00            Dis.  $11.00
**2 and under are free
See website for food rules, swim attire and other questions.
COVID Update: They are currently closed and waiting on an opening date.

Riverbanks Zoo
Website:
https://www.riverbanks.org/
Address:
500 Wildlife Pkwy.
Columbia, SC 29210
Driving Time:
Augusta – 1 Hour and 10 Minutes
Aiken – 52 Minutes
North Augusta – 1 Hour
Cost:
Adults — $19.95 (Save $3 per ticket by purchasing online!)
Children (ages 2–12) — $16.95 (Save $3 per ticket by purchasing online!)
Children (younger than 2) — FREE
Military (with military ID; must be purchased onsite) — $17.95
Senior Citizens (ages 62 and up; must be purchased onsite) — $17.95
See website for food rules, attraction descriptions and other questions.
COVID Update: Tickets are currently timed. 

Coligny Beach Park – Hilton Head, SC
Website:

http://www.hiltonhead.com/coligny-beach-park/
Address:
1N Forest Beach
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Driving Time:
Augusta – 2 Hrs and 45 Minutes
Aiken – 2 Hrs and 45 Minutes
North Augusta – 2 Hrs and 45 Minutes
Cost:
Free Beach Access
Free Parking Lot Across the Street
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Oh! Look at this little gem…The Sandbox Interactive Museum.

Day Trip to Atlanta
Website:
https://365atlantafamily.com/
Driving Time:
Augusta – 2 Hrs and 15 Minutes (Depending on Traffic)
Aiken – 2 Hrs and 30 Minutes
North Augusta – 2 Hrs and 15 Minutes
Some Recommendations:
Georgia Aquarium
Six Flags Over Georgia
Stone Mountain
Legoland Discovery Center

COVID Update: Please note there will be closures. Please research before you make your trip.

Greenville, SC
Website:
http://kiddingaroundgreenville.com/
Driving Time:
Augusta – 2 Hrs and 22 Minutes
Aiken – 2 Hrs and 11 Minutes
North Augusta – 2 Hrs and 11 Minutes
Some Recommendations:
Falls Park Downtown Greenville
Downtown City Plaza Splash Pad
The Children’s Museum of the Upstate
Discovery Island in Simpsonville
Find the Mice on Main
Paris Mountain State Park

Savannah, GA
Website:
http://www.savannah.com/
Driving Time:
Augusta – 2 Hrs and 24 Minutes
Aiken – 2 Hrs and 29 Minutes
North Augusta – 2 Hrs and 23 Minutes
Some Recommendations:
Savannah Children’s Museum
Dolphin Tours
Tybee Island
Forsyth Park and Splash Pad
Savannah Bananas Baseball
The UGA Aquarium
Surf Lagoon

Charlotte, NC
Website:
http://www.charlottesgotalot.com/
Driving Time:
Augusta – 2 Hrs and 33 Minutes
Aiken – 2 Hrs and 15 Minutes
North Augusta – 2 Hrs and 24 Minutes
Some Recommendations:

Lazy 5 Ranch
Discovery Place
Victory Lane Karting
Anne Springs Close Greenway
Carowinds

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