The Ellis Hotel Explores Atlanta's Top Wintertime Attractions

January 19, 2016 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
January 19, 2016 - The temperature may be a bit cooler, but wintertime doesn't stop Atlanta's attractions from heating up with fun and excitement. Discover some of Atlanta's most exciting wintertime activities with help from the Ellis Hotel.

The winter season brings a unique mix of Southern hospitality and wintertime cheer that is sure to keep travelers warm no matter what the weather brings. If you are willing to brave the winter weather, the city's activities will certainly heat you up and warm your spirits.

One of the most popular activities is hitting the slopes at Stone Mountain's annual Snow Mountain attraction. Each year, Snow Mountain is covered in flaky white powder, allowing everyone to take part in tubing, sledding, snowmen building and so much more.

Another great way to enjoy the winter weather is to take a trip to one of Atlanta's many ice skating rinks. With both indoor and outdoor ice skating rinks scattered all throughout the city, you're certain to find one close to your hotel in downtown Atlanta.

While the cooler weather may scare some of us away, the combination of sunny skies and cool air make it the perfect time to get up close and personal with all your favorite animals at Zoo Atlanta. Home to over 1,400 animals, Zoo Atlanta is one of the top attractions you and your family can enjoy year-round.

If the outdoor weather isn't quite what you're after, the Georgia Aquarium takes you under the sea with plenty of opportunities for face-to-face encounters with your closest sea creatures. With hundreds of exhibits and live attractions occurring daily, make sure to plan your trip ahead of time to see all there is to see.

For a different kind of warm feeling, Atlanta's Winter Beer Fest promises to warm your spirits with every sample. Featuring live music, entertainment, and over 150 beers under one roof, Atlanta's Winter Beer Fest is easily one of the best ways to fight off the cold weather and wintertime blues.

No matter what the winter weather brings, you can always count on a warm and delicious meal from one of the city's hottest restaurants to warm your spirits. No matter what type of food has your appetite tingling, you can be sure to find it among the city's top culinary hotspots like the Central Food Hall at Ponce City Market, the Terrace Bistro, or Paschal's Restaurant.

Even if the weather is cool, there is plenty of wintertime excitement to warm your spirits all throughout the city of Atlanta. Take a look at some of the city's most popular winter activities by visiting

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