Learn about stories of Macon’s cultural and musical heritage while taking a self-guided or van tour. Step in the footsteps of history and learn about the landmarks which makes Macon such a soulful city.
SELF GUIDED TRAILS
Macon has a new mobile app called, "Tour Macon" that can be downloaded on the Google Play or Apple stores. This app houses several self-guided tours including The Macon Music Trail and Black Heritage Trail. More tours will be added throughout the year so be sure to check for updates within the app! Learn more about the current self-guided trails offered below. Type "Tour Macon" in your mobile app store search box to download or look below for the links!
The Macon Music Trail
A self-guided app that takes you to the homes of Macon legends, iconic album cover locations, and legendary performance venues that featured many Macon legends' biggest shows. That's just a few things you'll find on this mobile app that is walking accessible with a few locations that are accessible by car. Available in the Tour Macon app now.
Black Heritage Trail
Visit Macon's latest addition to the app, The Black Heritage Trail of Macon, explores thirty-seven African American historic and cultural sites that make up the very fabric of the black community of Macon in the 19th & 20th centuries. Black Heritage Trail of Macon seeks to tell the story and increase awareness of African American history in Macon, Georgia in order to build a more inclusive community today.
Soul Sights Guided Van Tours
Go on a 1-hour journey through Macon’s architectural masterpieces to the places that inspired musical legends.
Downtown Macon Visitor Center to schedule your tour of Macon.
Tours are every Friday at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and Saturday at 1:30 p.m.
- Children (12 and under)......$7
- Military Rate/ Senior(55+)...$7
- Macon Resident..................$7
Cherry Blossom Riding Trail
The International Cherry Blossom Festival will be held from March 17 to March 26, 2023. This tour will take you to all of the locations that have a high population of cherry trees.
To book a Macon Van Tour, call 478-743-1074 or click the "Book Tour Now" widget in our secondary navigation or below. Walk-ins are welcomed.
Outside of Visit Macon Tours
KELLY TOURS, INC.
Leaders in group and student travel and transportation since 1996.
2303 Seventh St. | 800.442.6152
Offers weekly music history walking tours and private walking, group and step-on tours of downtown Macon sites that helped shaped R&B, Southern rock, new wave punk and the global music industry.