About Albany


Let's have a look around into background of Albany
  • County: Dougherty
  • State: Georgia
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 31.5785074  
  • Longitude: -84.155740
  • Time zone: Eastern Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Albany

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: September to November

Location

Albany is a city in the US state of Georgia. Albany has a total population of 73,801.

Distance from Albany center to Airport

Southwest Georgia Regional Airport is the main airport which serves the domestic passengers for Albany.

Driving Distance: 4 miles / 6 km

Driving Time: 9 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Southwest Georgia Regional Airport
  • Rail: Norfolk Southern Railway, Georgia Southwestern Railroad
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines, Albany Transit System

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities




Cairo

Location

The population at the 2010 census was 2,831, a significant decline from its peak population of 15,203 in 1920.

Weather
  • Climate: humid subtropical climate
  • Best Time to Visit: November to January
Tourist Attractions
  • Fort Defiance
  • Horseshoe Lake-Alexander
  • Cairo Mississippi River Bridge




Tifton

Location

Tifton is a city in the US state of Georgia. Tifton has a total population of 16,869.

Weather
  • Climate: Warm and Temperate Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: September to December
Tourist Attractions
  • Paradise Public Fishing Area
  • BAM Family Fun Center
  • Springhill Country Club

Emergency Contact Numbers in Albany city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Rail: +1 229 698 2000 (Georgia Southwestern Railroad)
  • Airport: +1 229 430 5175(Southwest Georgia Regional Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 229 434 2000 (Phobe North Campus)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Albany, Ga.

  • Rock & Run Weekend
  • Albany Unchained Bike Race
  • Red, White and Brew Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Chehaw Park
  • Albany Museum of Art
  • Ray Charles Plaza

Theatre & Concerts

  • Theatre Albany
  • State Theatre
  • Springer Opera House

Visit Top Restaurants in Albany

  • Pearly’s Famous Country Cooking
  • Blackbeards
  • Albany Fish Company

Top Shopping Centers in Albany

  • Albany Mall
  • Sears
  • Big Lots

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Albany Civil Rights Institute
  • Plantation Gallery Inc
  • Tift Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Lasagna – Villa Garganos
  • Pizza – Mellow Mushroom
  • Flat Bread – Peacock Grill Indian Cuisine

Sports Club

  • Georgia Firebirds – Indoor Football

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 2.75
  • Taxi: $ 2.50 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 895
  • Cheap meal: $ 10.25
  • Gasoline: $ 0.56 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 42.50
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