Savannah Movie Sites Bus Tour
Savannah, Georgia has been the location of more than 85 Hollywood movies! With the Savannah Movie Tour, you will experience more than 60 of these movie locations first-hand for an authentic Hollywood experience in the charming south! See why film makers have flocked to this area since the early 1900's and hear behind-the-scenes stories from your knowledgeable guide.
If you have seen Forrest Gump, then you must be familiar with the bench on which he sat — well, you will see that same bench in the movie tour. You will also get to see the infamous Mercer House from Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil and the photograph of the "Bird Girl" in the Bonaventura Cemetery used as cover for the book of the same title which is exhibited at the Jack Leigh Gallery. You will also get to enter and enjoy the ice cream at Leopold's Ice Cream Shop, a location for several films including The General's Daughter and The Sum of All Fears. More shots that have been filmed here include the original Cape Fear, the Longest Yard, Roots, Glory, The Conspirator, and the Last Song. The city is also home to many movie stars. You will see the houses of Demi Moore, Clint Eastwood, Sandra Bullock, Ben Affleck & Gwenyth Paltrow, Kate Blanche, and many other famous stars. Thus, you should never forget to bring your camera — you just might see these stars while you are on tour.
Here are just a few movies that have been shot in Savannah within the last 20 years:
- 2015 Magic Mike XXL
- 2009 The Conspirator
- 2009 The Last Song
- 2004 Without Love
- 2003 Under Tow
- 2000 The Gift
- What methods of transportation does the tour use?
You will be transported on an air-conditioned bus.
- Is there any walking involved?
Minimal walking is involved.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
It is appropriate for all ages.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes.
- Where does the tour depart from?
Savannah Visitor Center at 301, Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Parking is free for the first hour and $1.00 for each additional hour.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Savannah Movie Sites Tour?
Of course! Don't forget your camera.
- Is the tour handicap accessible?
Yes. There are handicap accessible vehicles if needed.