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.
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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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!
From an African American perspective, take one of the many tours offered by Jamal Toure, whose tours are a historical account that shares the history and culture of the people of Coastal Georgia, South Carolina and the Low Country. The tours provide stimulating, informative and enlightening journeys of the contributions of Africans in the creation of the colony of Georgia. Call (912) 257-0078 for reservations; Choose from the following tours:
1. African American History – The “Most Inspiring Tour” from Charleston to Savannah
2. Gullah Geechee Tour – African American History and Culture of the Low Country and beyond
3. I Love Savannah History Tour – “Hear Everyone’s History” (General History Tour)
4. Drums n Spirits Tour – An Evening Folklore Tour regarding Haunts, Spirits, Good Luck Charms, Potions, and More
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!
Take a journey around the historic squares, along the waterfront, & throughout BOTH the Historic & Victorian Districts on one of our BLUE Trolleys! 90 minute tour with unlimited on off until 5:30 p.m. (912) 233-8380 or visit our mobile site oglethorpetours.com to find out more!
With six tours to choose from, Savvy Savannah Tours is Satisfying in Every Sense! Interested in history or Savannah’s spiritual/religious past? Then Scenes of Savannah Past and Spiritual Savannah are two of the tours you do not want to miss. Love food and drink? Savannah Shaken and Savor Savannah Tours focuses on fabulous martinis and the love of food! Want to see and hear about movies filmed in Savannah or hear about haunted Savannah? Check out the Savannah Cinema Tour or Spectres of Savannah, all of which will want you coming back for more! See website or call about the various tours. Reservations Required.
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
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 am to 6 pm. Walk-ins welcome. Reservations available.
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.
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.
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
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?
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@example.com.
See Savannah From The River That Made Her! Relive a bygone era on board one of our Riverboats. Hear our captain’s intriguing tales and historic facts as we travel a river once used by the founders of our beautiful city. Learn about the history of Savannah, her port modern day and past.
Learn about Savannah’s history & architecture at this museum that was once the city’s oldest public schoolhouse.The Massie School operated as a public school until its closing in 1974 and is Georgia’s oldest school in continuous operation. It’s a great place to visit for people of all ages. Open Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun., 12-4 p.m. Call (912) 395-5070 or visit massieschool.com
In conjunction with the Webb Military Museum, join us for Savannah’s only dedicated driving tour that totally focuses on the area’s vast military history. Come experience Savannah’s proud military heritage in air-conditioned comfort and visit the sites that honor our nation’s servicemen and women and the sacrifice they’ve made to keeping us free. Tour times are 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., with the tour beginning and ending at the Webb Military Museum at 411 E. York Street. Price includes entry to the museum which is open daily at 10 a.m. Call 1-844-MIL-TOUR for reservations or further information.
Savannah’s Favorite Night Time Activity
$10 Off our $25 Half-Haunted/Half-History Pub Crawl or the Spirits with Spirits Happy Hour Tour and pay $15! A mixture of Savannah’s Haunted Past and Intriguing History in a 2-hour entertaining and fun pub crawl. Guaranteed!
Only good for online bookings at Half-Haunted/Half-History of Savannah Pub Crawl or the Spirits with Spirits Happy Hour Tour. Offer for stated tour and not valid with any other offers; No Limit! Subject to availability; Adults Only Please!
Overlooking Orleans Square, this 1842 Greek Revival mansion served as the headquarters for the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Georgia and is filled with period antiques, beautiful gardens and a fascinating story about early preservationist Alida Harper Fowlkes. Open for tours Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri and Sat, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., or by appointment, and also serves as a popular wedding location.
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.
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.
Save $3 and experience Escape Savannah! Reference Promo Code: SHD to purchase tickets for only $20 each!
“ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A GHOST?” Here is your chance to play Sherlock Holmes and find the key to your freedom! The concept is simple: You and 10 other people are trapped in a haunted Victorian parlor room with one hour to solve the riddles, clues and mysteries that will allow you to escape the room before one of the room’s spirits take you away … To select your game date, time and purchase tickets go to EscapeSavannah.com. Note our new location at 905 Abercorn Street.
The Historic Savannah Theatre, originally built in 1818 is the oldest continually operating theatre in the United States. The show is a high-energy 2 hour variety show that features everything from “Pop” to “Broadway” and “Motown” to “Rock & Roll!” It is the #1 attraction on TripAdvisor.com. Featuring a rockin’ live band and eight singers, it is sure to be the most fun that you will have in Savannah!
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!
As seen on Wheel of Fortune! In 2002, the Sixth Sense Savannah Ghost Tour was the first ghosts’ tour and paranormal stories to go beyond the usual Savannah sightseeing areas and tourism subject matter. Covering paranormal and haunted story topics of poltergeist, hags, exorcism, missing cemeteries, disembodies spirit forms, and haunted hotels, this pioneering Savannah ghost tour is arguably our customer’s favorite and best known walking ghost tour in Savannah!
Prices starting at $24! Adventure and fun is what we’re all about! Segways, electric bicycles and historic Savannah make a wonderful combination for amazing memories and an unforgettable experience. You can’t help but smile as you explore Downtown Savannah, Bonaventure Cemetery and Tybee Island on your choice of a Segway or e-bike. This will be the highlight of your trip. Training is free, smiles are free, but the tour will cost ya! Book online at www.adventuretoursinmotion.com or contact us for questions and availability at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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