Now Open! The American Prohibition Museum is the first of its kind in the country and takes guests back into the 1900s as anti-alcohol rallies swept the U.S. and the booze problem was pushed into the forefront of American politics. Through immersive displays and state-of-the-art exhibits, guests learn how Prohibition and Temperance shaped thinking and culture for more than two hundred years of American history. 209 W. St. Julian St., City Market.
Sightseeing Tours in Savannah, GA
Visiting Savannah? Be sure to tour the city’s historic waterways, squares, mansions, forts and historic sites. Visit Revolutionary and Civil War landmarks. Take a riverboat ride or a dolphin tour from River Street. Investigate the paranormal in “America’s Most Haunted City.” From walking tours to trolley tours, there are so many ways to learn about Savannah. Savannah vacations are never complete without a sightseeing tour!
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Renowned the world over for hospitality and charm, Savannah is equally a wealth of history, mystery and culture. Even now you are only steps away from people and places that literally shaped the evolution of not only Savannah, but America itself. Give me two hours, and I’ll give you the story of my city, Savannah.
Touring Savannah’s Historic Waterways! We invite you to come aboard, sit back, relax and enjoy a full featured narrated tour of Savannah’s Riverfront, waving Girl, Fort Jackson and Fort Pulaski (trip route/duration varies according to dolphin location). Each cruise is 1-1/2 to 2 hours long.
Come take the ride of your lifetime aboard one of our helicopters for a magic carpet ride over historic Savannah, Georgia. Fly low and fast along the Savannah River while you enjoy a unique perspective of downtown Savannah, Old Fort Jackson, Fort Pulaski, Whitemarsh Island, the Cockspur, Tybee and Hilton Head lighthouses and much, much, more! Prices start at $39. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Walk-ins welcome. Reservations available.
Sample delicious foods from several restaurants and specialty food stores as we walk through the picturesque squares while learning about the food, restaurants, history and culture of Savannah. So much fun and enough yummy food for lunch!
Offering both daytime & Savannah’s ONLY evening cemetery tour, this is the Bonaventure adventure that you’ve read and heard all about with highly reviewed storyist, author and filmmaker, Shannon Scott! Exploring Bonaventure for over 20 years, through his unique story lens you’ll discover the cemetery’s plantation history, Victorian burial rituals & practices, character portrayals of famed warriors, poets, industrialists to painters and dramatic life tales ranging from romantics to the reckless! Throw in connections to “The DaVinci Code” & “Midnight In The Garden of Good and Evil” and you’ve got one of the most exciting and important experiences you’ll have in Savannah!
Savannah’s Favorite Night Time Activity! A mixture of Savannah’s Haunted Past and Intriguing History in a two-hour entertaining and fun pub crawl. Adults Only Please!
Escape Savannah is an immersive room escape game and offers three themed escape rooms: “Escape the Haunted Room”, “Escape to Pirate Island” and the newest game: “Zombie Apocalypse – A Quest For TheCure.” The play starts Friday, April 20th and the year is 2525 and most of the world population has been wiped out! The players are told there are a few uninfected survivors and the players must work as a team at the Zombie Research Facility to use their wits and skills to save humanity!
The Historic Savannah Theatre, originally built in 1818 is the oldest continually operating theatre in the United States. The show is a high-energy two hour variety show that features a rockin’ live band, singers and comedy, perfect for a southern evening!
Family owned and operated since 1992, Lazaretto Creek Marina and Capt. Mike’s Dolphin Tours have been offering the best in dolphin tours, sunset cruises and inshore and deep sea fishing from the serenity of Tybee Island, Georgia. (912) 786-5848.
Cruise down memory lane with us! Come visit our showroom featuring up to 30 classic cars and trucks. Browse our classic car themed gift shop and take a look at our restoration shop, where old cars become new again! Just a short drive from the Savannah Visitors Center! 249 East Lathrop Avenue.
Located near Columbia Square on York Street, the Webb Military Museum features military artifacts from the American Civil War to Desert Storm and displays original uniforms, headgear and equipment in a walk-through setting. The museum honors our servicemen from all wars and branches and many highlighting their stories of service. Girl scouts and group discounts available. 5 STAR RATING ON TRIP ADVISOR!
See Savannah From The Water’s View! Enjoy refreshing river breezes on our sightseeing tour, savor rich flavors of the South during our luncheon cruise, relish in a Southern brunch tradition, engage in cultural entertainment, experience fun filled dinners, romantic sunsets and moonlight party cruises.
Take a ride if you dare and hear the tales of ghosts and spirits. On our travels you will experience historic Savannah as never before. You will be riding in a real hearse that was in service for over 15 years. Tours last approximately one and a half hours and are conducted by licensed guides.
See The Best First with the only sightseeing tour Officially Endorsed by The Historic Savannah Foundation. Enjoy 15 stops with unlimited hop on hop off privileges and the most frequent service. Each tour has live narration from our expert conductors and a 100% Money Back Guarantee. (912) 559-3688.
Walking Tours | Trolley Tours | Carriage Tours
Specializing in Walking Tours – Choose from: History & Architecture, Happy Hour Haunts, Haunted Pub, Haunted History, our family & pet friendly Ghost Hauntings PLUS Private Walking Tours. Reservations are required, so Book Now! Be sure to visit their amazing gift shop at 42 E. Bay St. next to the historic Savannah Cotton Exchange, where you will find a unique array of Savannah-made products, souvenirs, antiques, collectibles, and more. There’s something for everyone at Cool Savannah! Call or email them at: [email protected].
The Combat Zone offers truly unique experiences at this family-fun park in Savannah!
Tank driving and rides in real ex-military tanks.
The only place in the U.S. offering mini tank paintball.
Paintball available on military, zombie and speedball fields.
Come and enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience and create lifelong memories for you, your family and friends! Ages 8 and up!
SEGWAYS! A truly creative and enjoyable way to experience the beauty of Historic Savannah. From the Mercer House to the Tomochichi Monument, the squares visited are historically significant and sure to make your Segway Tour memorable. At Bonaventure Cemetery you might visit the grave of Little Gracie, just one unique display from the Victorian era and its’ beautiful uses of symbols and art. The Tybee Island tour offers its laid back atmosphere, an interesting past and a fascinating Light House that is still shinning today! On any of these exciting tours you will be cruising along with your knowledgeable tour guide. Book any of these wonderful tours through: savannahsegwaytours.com
In 2002, the American Institute of Parapsychology awarded Savannah, GA, with the unique distinction of being “America’s Most Haunted City®”. This tour focuses on the stories that have haunted and plagued this city for almost 300 years. Join us as we guide you through this sacred City built on its dead, where our Master Storytellers will share with you the true stories of this multi-cultured City. We will visit sites like Wright Square, the 1735 hanging place of Alice Riley, hear strange and eerie stories of the Gordon mansion, birthplace of the Founder of the Girl Scouts, Colonial Park Cemetery, Kehoe House and many others.
Fantasy Limousine and Tours offers premier, luxury chauffeured transportation solutions and concierge services for the discerning travelers in Savannah, GA and Hilton Head Island, SC. The limousines (20-seater & 30-seater) can be chartered for groups, airport transfers, day trips, proms, bachelorette parties, weddings and sporting events or reserve the limo party bus that can seat up to 25 people for a night out on the town. Interested in tours? Don’t miss the reenactment of the Untold Tales of Savannah Tours that include visiting the storied tunnel near River Street, singing old negro spiritual songs that will find you laughing and crying and hear what really happened in The Garden of Good & Evil.
TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016 and 2017! Specializing in small, personal tour groups of ten or less, take the tour with Patrick, the “Ghost Walker” who is a professional licensed city tour guide with over 20 years’ experience as a paranormal investigator. Walk the eerie streets of the old city to historic sites, documented haunted buildings and secret cemeteries. Hunt for paranormal activity using K2 EMF meters that are provided during the tour! Taking tour groups up to 13 people. For reservations, book online at ghostwalkertours.com or call us. (912) 662-0155 .
Transport yourself back in time and visit America’s first planned city by carriage and see the moss-laden trees, beautiful antebellum homes in addition to Savannah’s magnificent monuments and museums that are over 200 years old. Plantation Carriage Company is Savannah’s premier source for tours around the Historic District, weddings and other special occasions. Tours depart daily from the southeast corner of Ellis Square. Call for reservations: (912) 659-9005.
Segway Tours | Walking Tours:
Take a tour with the ORIGINAL Segway Tour Company! Segway tours are always an adventure, an upclose & personal tour of the city, or one of our Victorian cemeteries, Bonaventure or Laurel Grove. Would you rather walk? Enjoy one of many walking tours! NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!
Spinning tales of haunts and spectacular spirits, your guide will take you on a ghostly adventure you will never forget. On your Creepy Crawl Haunted Pub Tour, journey through the streets of Savannah and you will be welcomed into some of the city’s best pubs in search of spirits of another sort. Have children or Girl Scouts visiting? The Creepy Stroll Ghost Tour has age appropriate stories & has been the historic districts’ most popular ghost tour for over 20 years!
Architecture is your first encounter when you enter Historic Savannah. See how Savannah’s cultural and economic history shaped architecture from colonial to contemporary designs, including every era in between. Tours are offered daily and most depart from Oglethorpe Square. Customized tours are also available! Call for times and reservations.
Ghosts & Gravestones guests journey through time with EXCLUSIVE nighttime entry into River Street’s Perkins and Sons Ship Chandlery for a haunting experience. Ghosts & Gravestones awaits… When the conductor howls “all aboard!” – Will you be there?
SAVANNAH BONAVENTURE DASH TOURS TOUR LIKE NEVER BEFORE! Bonaventure is a Southern Gothic sculpture garden consistently named on travel lists as one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world. Experience our 2HR Bonaventure walking tour with the convenience of round trip shuttle service from the downtown area that’s cheaper than a cab ride. Tours daily at 10am and 2pm with door to door service from most hotels and inns or use one of the many trolley stops in the area. We come get you! Limited seating, reservations required. Call now to reserve or book online. Private, climate controlled, group tours of downtown and other locations available as well. (912) 401-2897.
WE BRING SAVANNAH’S HISTORY TO LIFE! Bringing Savannah’s History To Life is not just a slogan…it’s our promise. Along with our uniquely personal descriptions of Savannah’s rich and spellbinding history, actual historical re-enactors appear from time to time, boarding and walking the aisles of your trolley. You might see Forrest Gump, Georgia founder General James Oglethorpe, or a lingering pirate from the old days at the historic Pirate’s House. Your tour guide might even be dressed in a wardrobe from long ago as well.
Discover Historic Savannah – beautiful and elegant by day – haunted, hallowed, and strange by night – with GENTEEL & BARD FINE SAVANNAH TOURS – quite literally the finest guided Savannah Walking History Tours and Savannah Ghost Tours the Hostess City has to offer. Discover why we’ve never received a bad review – not one. It’s the Genteel difference. Book online at GenteelAndBard.com or call (912) 373.6651.
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