Genteel and Bard's Savannah History Walking Tour


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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Explore the timeless beauty of Savannah’s Historic District on a walking tour with a live guide, enhanced with professionally recorded stories. Your guide leads you to some of the best-loved places in the city, plus some spots you may have never found on your own. Enjoy this story-telling experience while strolling the historic streets of Georgia’s oldest city.


Learn the long history of Savannah on this walking tour
Your tour is enhanced with an audio guide based on historic letters
Audio devices allow you to hear your guide clearly without distraction
Choose from morning or afternoon departures to suit your schedule


Our History Walk together will be a full submersion into Savannah’s rich history from 1733 - today.
You will hear, see, and connect with the Hostess City through it’s stories, locals, music, architecture, war times, culture, movies, and history.
—Forrest Gump and it’s significance to Savannah’s History and present day.
—Discover Savannah’s origin’s, the planned city, purpose behind it’s squares, James Oglethorpe (Founder of Georgia), Mary Musgrove, Chief Tomochichi and Yamacraw Native Americans.
—Learn About Savannah’s role in the Civil War and how our city shaped the United State’s future with one of the most important events in world History.
—Green-Meldrim House
You’ll discover the beauty and elegance of Monterrey Square, including the Mercer Williams House, Casmir Pulaski’s monument, and The Temple Mickve Israel.
Take part in Savannah’s architectural history and Jones Street. It was once called America’s most beautiful street and the live oak brick street is the center of Savannah’s exquisite homes, architecture, and cultural history.
—Juliette Gordon Low & the Girl Scouts
—Hamilton Turner Inn, the first house with electricity in Savannah
—The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and Savannah’s Irish Heritage.


Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Tour escort/host
Professional Local Guide



Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.