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Stroll with a Local through Savannah's Historic District

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    Stop At: Telfair Square, Savannah, GA

    Hear about Mary Telfair and the history of the Telfair Museum

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Franklin Square, Savannah, GA

    See the Haitian monument and learn about the Haitian regiment who fought here in the Revolution; see First African Baptist Church and learn about the oldest Black Baptist Congregation in America

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Pass By: City Market, Jefferson at West Saint Julian Street, Savannah, GA 31401

    Stroll down the middle of Savannah's City Market neighborhood and get recommendations for shops, restaurants and attractions

    Stop At: Ellis Square, Barnard Street West Congress Streets, Savannah, GA 31410

    Learn about the history of Savannah's City Market, it's loss, and the recent restoration of the square. Also learn a little about African Americans' contributions to antebellum Savannah's economy as both free people and enslaved people.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Johnson Square, Bull Street Between Bryan and Congress Streets, Savannah, GA

    View the monument to Nathanael Greene, the war hero, and listen to the story of how his widow altered the US economy and history

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Wright Square, Bull Street Between West State and West York Streets, Savannah, GA

    View and learn about two monuments, one to a rail road magnate and one to a native American chief, then take a break at a local cafe.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Chippewa Square, Bull Street Between Hull Street and Perry Street, Savannah, GA 31401

    Hear all about James Oglethorpe, the founder of Savannah and of Georgia

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Madison Square, Bull Street Between West Harris and West Charlton Streets, Savannah, GA

    View the Jasper monument, hear about his heroic deeds in the Battle of Savannah, view the Sorrel-Weed House and the Green-Meldrim House and learn a little about Savannah during the Civil War

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Monterey Square, Bull Street Between Taylor and Gordon Streets, Savannah, GA 31401-4913

    Enjoy the view of many people's favorite square and learn about Casimir Pulaski, who is buried at the base of his monument.

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Telfair Square, 121 Barnard St, Savannah, GA 31401, USA
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Monterey Square, Savannah, GA 31401, USA
    Inclusions
    • Local guide
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Wheelchair accessible - please note in the Special Requirements field when making a booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Bonnie was amazing! She has a vast knowledge of Savannah and American history and a gift for weaving information into an engaging story. This was a great introduction into Savannah.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Robin B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our walking tour with Bonnie was fantastic! We were there in early May, before the tourist season, so we ended up being the only 2 on the tour. Bonnie seemed to have a limitless knowledge of the history of Savannah. I would highly recommend giving...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Tina H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We so enjoyed walking all of the historic district. We especially enjoyed Jones Street with so many incredible older homes. Trees with Spanish moss and centers of streets planted with grass and trees just made it a beautiful stroll.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Grandebbie
    Reviewed 22 July 2019 via mobile

    Bonnie was a great your guide full of passion for her beautiful hometown. We chose the 6 hour walking tour and enjoyed every minute. Bonnie's knowledge of 18th and 19th century Savannah history was comprehensive and she mixed up the standard content with fun stories...More

    Thank LianeDavey
    Reviewed 6 July 2019

    Bonnie was a very good tour guide. She is extremely knowledgeable about the history of her hometown Savannah. She was sure to include on our tour all of the sights we really wanted to see plus much more.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Denny P
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