Downtown Savannah Vacation Getaway
Ages 13-19: $12.22
Ages 6-12: $9.78
Ages 0-5: Free
Explore downtown Savannah with these three unique tours and three nights' lodging provided by the Downtown Savannah Vacation Getaway!
Explore Savannah city streets on foot with the Walking History Savannah Squared guided walking tour! On this tour you will be taken to the city’s most famous sights, giving you an up close and personal look at the history of this fascinating city. Tour guests will have the opportunity to explore Savannah with a native Savannah resident, taking them to several well-know city sights as well as some lesser known landmarks as well. Departing from Ellis Square, this tour focuses on many interesting city squares and their incredible architecture. Stops on the tour include Sorrel-Weed House where you will hear tales of the tragic past that lies within the nineteenth-century antebellum mansion.
Don't forget to get to try a taste of Savannah's food culture downtown where some of the most famous chefs in the world perfected their craft. The Paula Deen Culinary Tour highlights the life of the most famous chef to come from Savannah, and it all takes place in her favorite spots and restaurants downtown. You will visit places like Byrd Cookie Company, Uncle Bubba's Oyster House, and Back in the Day Bakery to get a taste of foods that inspired Paula and some of her signature dishes!
On the 90-minute long Hauntings Walking Tour, tour members will see firsthand why Savannah is known as one of America’s most haunted cities. This tour will take guests through some of the city’s most haunted buildings while being told the chilling tales of Savannah’s dark past. As part of the tour, guests will visit three buildings known to be haunted as well as a local graveyard that once served as the grounds for pre-Civil War occult activity. An experienced guide will take tour guests past the Kehoe House, where several paranormal encounters have been reported on the second floor of the building, and other ghostly attractions such as the Hampton-Lillibridge House and the Owens-Thomas House. Other paranormal hot spots on the tour include the Colonial Park Cemetery, and the 17Hundred90 Restaurant.
With all of these downtown tours and your three nights' lodging, you're certain to have a great time. To perfect the experience, you'll be provided lodging downtown or in surrounding areas to make your vacation truly convenient.