Stone Mountain Tourism

Stone Mountain is a quartz monzonite dome monadnock and the site of Stone Mountain Park in Stone Mountain, Georgia. At its summit, the elevation is 1,686 feet (514 m) MSL and 825 feet (251 m) above the surrounding area. Stone Mountain is well-known not only for its geology, but also for the enormous rock relief on its north face, the largest bas-relief in the world. The carving depicts three Confederate figures during the Civil War: Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, and Jefferson Davis. Stone Mountain was once owned by the Venable Brothers and was the site of the founding of the second Ku Klux Klan in 1915. It was purchased by the State of Georgia in 1958. Stone Mountain is more than 5 miles (8 km) in circumference at its base. The summit of the mountain can be reached by a walk-up trail on the west side of the mountain or by the Skyride aerial tram.

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Is Stone Mountain in United States on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. After your splendid visit to Stone Mountain, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Atlanta. Atlanta is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Georgia Aquarium, The Fox Theatre, World Of Coca Cola. To reach Stone Mountain, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Galleria Heliport, Fulton County Airport-brown Field, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. A vacation to Stone Mountain can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

  • Know the pollution level of Stone Mountain before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 38.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 48.56 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 38.68 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.36 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 38.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 29.82 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 29.25 (Low)
  • How safe is Stone Mountain for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Stone Mountain.

    • Burglary and Theft 61.83 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 61.17 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 67.37 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 60.05 (High)
    • Car Stealing 55.98 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 67.12 (High)
    • Attacks 57.71 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 69.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 60.9 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25.26 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 59.57 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50.79 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 69.15 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Stone Mountain is 167.64 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 36 (Low)
    • Climate Index 89.73 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 44.7 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45.51 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.9 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 63.68 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.88 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 142.45 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Stone Mountain

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.14 USD

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