During your stay on Tybee Island and your rental with Tybee Beach Vacation Rentals, you are just a 20-minute drive from one of the most historic areas in Georgia. While Tybee Island is filled with more than 5 miles of picturesque beaches and countless activities to pick from, make room in your itinerary for a day trip to Savannah.
As the country’s largest National Historic Landmark District, there is no shortage of history to explore. Let a knowledgeable guide show you around the historical sites in Savannah, GA on a history tour.
Learn from the Top 5 Savannah Tours
Whether you’re the history buff in your group or indulging someone who is, everyone in your group will be entertained as you wander the streets of this historic Georgia town. Before setting off for your Savannah tour, don’t forget to leave time to visit the Tybee Island Light Station and Museum.
1. Genteel & Bard
Discover for yourself why Genteel & Bard was ranked Savannah’s number one walking history tour. Book your spot on the walking tour that’ll take you from Colonial Park Cemetery to Chippewa Square and more. If you’re feeling brave, give their dark history and ghost encounter tour a try.
2. Explore Savannah
Select from a range of tours offered by Explore Savannah. Enjoy a guided walking tour that starts at Wright Square and covers over 285 years worth of history. Wander at your own leisure on a self-guided audio tour. You can even book a private walking tour that is fully customizable or a ghost tour.
3. Old Savannah Tours
Old Savannah Tours brings the history of the area to life on its trolley tours. Tour at your own pace with the hop-on/hop-off trolley or enjoy a 90-minute trolley tour. Other special tours include the two different ghost tours and a land and sea tour.
4. Noble Jones Tours
Reserve your spot on one of the various tours offered by Noble Jones Tours. Take a stroll on the Savannah Saunter or learn about the city’s involvement in the Civil War. You can even tour the unique squares and homes on a gardens and historic homes tour.
5. Adventure Tours in Motion
Add a little bit of adventure to your tour with Adventure Tours in Motion. Cycle along the cobblestone streets on an electric bicycle tour or travel effortlessly on your segway tour. There are even van tours that take you to Victorian cemeteries or some of your favorite Savannah movie locations.
After a full day on a tour of Savannah, stop by River Street before heading back to Tybee Island. This corridor is known for amazing restaurants, like The Shrimp Factory and River House Seafood.
Relax on Peaceful Tybee Island
After a day exploring Savannah and its history, Tybee Island will be a welcome change of pace. Return to your vacation rental from Tybee Beach Vacation Rentals and enjoy a quiet night in. With all the comforts of home, our rentals are the perfect home base for your Georgia getaway. Learn more about our rentals and availability by calling 800-967-4433.