Walking Tour of Savannah's Historic District

From
USD3500

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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About

First day in Savannah? Take a small-group walking tour led by a guide who lives in downtown Savannah for your introduction to the city that brings it all together – a storied history, busy port, major art/design university, an abundance of historical buildings, plus great food and quirky shops – to create a unique experience for visitors from throughout the world.

Itinerary

Our tour begins here next to the statue of John Wesley. We talk about the Olde Pink House Restaurant and Tavern across the street and its historical and cultural significance.
We'll talk about River Street and its historic significance, as well as its current role as the premier dining/drinking/entertainment venue in Savannah. Also a brief talk about slavery in Savannah.
We stop here and talk about Savannah's experiences in the American Revolution and Civil Wars.
Here we talk about several aspects of Savannah's culture.
At the statue of Savannah's founder, James Edward Oglethorpe, we talk about Savannah's origins.
Here, we talk about the history of this church. If open, we go inside for a look.
Briefly talk about the history of this beautiful bed and breakfast inn.
Briefly talk about the adult home of Girl Scouts of America founder Juliette Gordon Lowe.
We take a look at the Mercer Williams House Museum and the Temple of the Congregation Mickve Israel.
We briefly talk about the history of this historic mansion in downtown Savannah.
Our tour wraps up here.

Inclusions

Licensed and professional tour guide
All taxes, fees and handling charges

Exclusions

Gratuities
Hotel pickup and drop-off

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
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved, comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • A maximum of 15 people per tour

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.