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.
Walking Tours in Savannah, GA
Discover Savannah the way people did back when James Oglethorpe founded it—by foot. Walk under canopies of live oak trees, through the city squares, stopping by historic homes, extravagant churches, beautiful theatres and museums, learning about the oldest city in the state of Georgia and uncovering some of the most notable, and talked about, spots in Downtown Savannah.
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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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
Bonaventure Walking Tour with Roundtrip Transportation
Bonaventure is considered one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world and is a treat for nature lovers and history buffs alike. Experience over 100 acres of Live Oak, Spanish Moss and Victorian funerary art on a walking tour that includes transportation, bottled water and a 6th generation Savannahian and history expert. Tours daily with service from downtown hotels and trolley stops. It is all about convenience. We come to you! Call (912) 401-2897.
Wind your way through a 3-hour guided walking tour of downtown Savannah’s characteristic squares while sipping wine and shopping from the city’s finest boutiques. Your tour includes a wine tumbler and complimentary wine throughout the tour and a tote bag. Exclusive discounts from the boutiques are included in your experience. The discounts alone will pay for this tour, which is just $40 per ticket!
Savannah. Her name just rolls of your tongue. She’s a genteel Southern Dame, with more than a few secrets. At Private Walking Tours of Savannah, we’ll introduce you to her as we take your group on a two-hour stroll through the heart of the Historic District. We offer four themes, and even Half Day tours. Visit our website, privatesavannah.com. Or, give us a call at (912) 509-2084.
As the evening approaches, the day begins to cool off and the crowds begin to thin out. It’s a perfect time to take a leisurely walk through the Historic District. The Savannah Evening Stroll is a great way to see our wonderful City. We’ll take you on a ninety-minute tour from Johnson Square to Forsyth Park, talking a little history, some homes, and maybe a movie or two. Join us at 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday, from March through October. Tours are booking now. Visit our website, SavannahEveningStroll.com. Or, give us a call at (912) 509-2084.
Join a local Savannahian for a unique perspective including that of the Irish, Natives and African Americans. Historical Walking Tours Daily at 10:30 a.m., covering the history, architecture and culture of our beautiful hometown. The Coffee and Chocolate tour is at 2 p.m. and includes a cup of coffee and chocolate truffle along with historical facts. Drinks and a Show at 8 p.m. Stops at the best local pubs and ends at live music so the fun can go on! Erin Go Bragh!