• Tara for the Holidays Tour

  • Inspired by the greatest movie of our time, Gone With the Wind, Tara recreated is in a real sense an embodiment of the Old South.  Tara offers you a lasting impression of Southern Hospitality and a chance to enjoy the luxuries of days gone by.  Whether a sumptuous gourmet meal, luxurious overnight accommodations or a guided tour, Tara is the ultimate in World Class Country Inns.  
    Highlights of your tour could include:

  • Tara Country Inn

    Lined with thousands of white lights, the dazzling grounds beckon you to enter and enjoy the warmth of the fireplaces and spectacular decorations within the walls of Tara. Each year multitudes of trees and garlands are hand-decorated with loving care to bring the joy of the season to all who visit.  Enjoy a tour of the 1854 antebellum mansion, a virtual museum of Gone with the Wind memorabilia and Civil War artifacts.

  • High Tea at Tara

    Petite sandwiches, desserts and assortment of teas.

  • Old South Restaurant

    Family style dinner with a special musical surprise at dessert.

  • Old-fashioned Christmas Morning Holiday Breakfast

    Wear your favorite PJs!  Holiday gift for all at breakfast.  8:00 a.m. Start the morning with a bountiful old Fashioned Christmas morning breakfast buffet, served family style.  Prizes will be awarded!

  • Kraynaks Santa's Christmasland

    A 300-foot, indoor starlit avenue of more than 60 uniquely designed artificial reverently displays the blessed event of Christmas. 

  • Thyme In Your Kitchen

    There will be five interactive stations Guests will assist in making their lunch with various chefs. Grilling, dicing, chopping, browning sugar and even cookie decorating (which everyone will take home with them). 

  • Tour Buhl Mansion

    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this 1890 Romanesque castle is steeped in history.  This opulent home was built as a gift and now offers guests a chance to experience the life of America’s royalty.

  • Daffin’s Chocolate Kingdom.

    The Chocolate Kingdom is inhabited by a 400 pound Chocolate Turtle, a 125 Pound Chocolate Reindeer, 75 pound Chocolate Frogs, and more! Free samples are given to visitors.

  • The Winner Fashion Store

    Shop the world’s largest Off-Price Fashion Store with four floors of savings.

  • Reyer’s Shoe Store

    Shop the world’s largest shoe store, with over 300 famous brands, and 175,000 pairs shoes.

  • Donna's Diner

    ELVIS has not left the building...He’s at Donna’s Diner!!  Enjoy forty minutes of Elvis with some holiday tunes.

  • Root Candles

    This expansive 20,000 square foot Flagship Store feels so intimate, it brings to mind a boutique.

  • Castle Noel

    America's largest indoor year round Christmas entertainment attraction, for lunch and a visit.  Begin with stories from Kris Kringle himself.