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The Lands and Legacies Tour

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Cumberland Island, GA
+1 877-860-6787
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The ONLY Way to visit this national seashore and do it justice!

Visiting Cumberland Island National Seashore requires pre-planning. The island is reachable only... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Greensboro, North Carolina

I am so glad that my wife and I made the time to visit Cumberland Island. I'm especially glad that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Cumberland Island, GA
+1 877-860-6787
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Visiting Cumberland Island National Seashore requires pre-planning. The island is reachable only by the National Parks Ferry. Once you arrive on the island, you are totally on your own as there is no food, water, bug spray, transportation to really see the island except what...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am so glad that my wife and I made the time to visit Cumberland Island. I'm especially glad that we decided to take the lands and legacies tour. Mike, the guide, is a marvelous storyteller. He delivers the island's history as if you are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

September 2nd. Elizabeth was great. Maybe under the weather that day noticed having to clear her throat often. There was 10 of us in the group. We seen turkeys, a racoon, several types of birds and ferrel horses through out the island. Its a shame...More

Thank Heidilee1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of six long time friends on our first visit to Cumberland Island. A friend recommended this tour. And we are so happy she did. The lsland is wonderful but without knowledge of the incredible history a visitor here would miss a...More

1  Thank Tom D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first thought was we can just get the ferry and explore on foot, and not pay the money for the tour. Well THANK GOODNESS we changed our minds, due to the weather that day. There is no way to get the flavor and history...More

Thank kmm8992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're going in the height of summer, don't even think about walking this island. However, even in cooler weather, I can't imagine you can cover the distance or get the true history of this island without going on this tour. It might seem pricey...More

Thank Janice D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A gold mine of history...we were so amazed by the richness of history hidden on this list island. Our tour guide Mike Fulford share a wealth of knowledge, insights and history about the island. We learned so much. Thank you for making our trip so...More

Thank cchoward2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a tour of the island to enjoy the nature, but our guide/driver Mike had so much interesting information about the history of the island and is such an excellent storyteller, that listening to Mike became the highlight. The island is beautiful, but take...More

Thank Gregory K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Elizabeth was the greatest. We had a wonderful tour, very bumpy at times, but it was well worth. Her description on the tour brought the periods of time to life and you could almost believe you were right there. Got to see and...More

1  Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is the only way to see Cumberland Island!!Our guide,Mike,was so knowledgable and interesting!!The van that takes you on the tour is Air -conditioned and we sure needed it!!It can be extremely hot there,but this made it all so doable!! the history and stories of...More

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10 April 2017|
Response from coco5259 | Reviewed this property |
I gave the tour 5 stars
25 March 2017|
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Response from Elaine H | Reviewed this property |
I suspect they would not.
Gail C
24 May 2016|
Response from Sharyn S |
There are no paved roads on Cumberland. It is all packed sand. The tour is bumpy on the northern end of the island due to tree roots. You do have to do the whole tour once onboard. If your primary goal is to see the horses... More