The true south, Jonesboro, just a few miles from Atlanta is the official home of Gone With the Wind. People flock here in search of Scarlett O'Hara and Tara, immortalized forever in the novel and film. Aside from Scarlett, there is plenty of natural beauty in the parks, reservoirs, and lake.
Gone with the Wind fans can join a historic tour and learn all about the history of Jonesboro and how Margaret Mitchell was inspired by her own childhood summers to write the masterpiece. Walk through histoic home Stately Oaks Plantation, built in 1839 and get a real sense of the time period when Tara would have existed. Visit the Road to Tara Museum and see exhibits, manuscripts, and reproduction costumes. Those seeking outdoor adventure can head down to The Beach, a six-acre lake with a recreation area. People can also play golf on several different courses, fish in the reservoirs, or wander the trails of the parks.
Visit in spring for beautiful sunny days between May and late June.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Jonesboro is in August, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Jonesboro is in the high season in January. Jonesboro has its low season in March, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Jonesboro tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Jonesboro tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Jonesboro. The warmest months in Jonesboro are June and May, when temperatures reach 94 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 15 ˚F. The wettest month in Jonesboro is January with 8.18 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 1.04 inches of rain.
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