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The Lands and Legacies Tour

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Fascinating tour!

I highly recommend this tour of Cumberland Island. Mike is so knowledgeable and funny. He kept us... read more

Reviewed today
Theresa T
Informative and Enjoyable Tour

Mike, our tour guide, took over most of the island, telling about the people that settled the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Suwanee, Georgia
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Cumberland Island, GA
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Reviewed today

I highly recommend this tour of Cumberland Island. Mike is so knowledgeable and funny. He kept us moving at just the right pace, and kept us comfortable in an air conditioned van on a very hot S. Georgia day! Amazing island, not very accessible. MIke's...More

Thank Theresa T
Reviewed yesterday

Mike, our tour guide, took over most of the island, telling about the people that settled the island, what they did, and how things have developed. He provided much interesting background information leading us through the history of the various families as well as the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My 83 year old mother, my adult daughter and I visited together. This was my 3rd visit, my moms 4th, and my daughters 1st. This tour is by far the best and most informative way to see and learn about the history of the island....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My family and I have had many tour experiences as we all probably have. In museums etc. Mike exceeded a tour guides call of duty aboveeeeee and beyondddd leaps and bounds. If you creating a tour guide character and wrote it for a movie I...More

Thank O3505RRchristopherd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a memory! My wife and I went here to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. The people who we were paired with us, you thought we were long lost friends... Ms Lucy and Tom, Leann, Shelby, and the other couple Wilmington. We had a blast....More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mike, our tour guide, a 30 year veteran of visiting and guiding on Cumberland Island, was extremely friendly and welcoming. He is a great storyteller! If you love history, nature, real estate, conservation, human conflict, and family dramas, you’ll love the true stories he tells!...More

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first trip to Cumberland Island and it was truly special. I feel the Land and Legacy tour is the only way to get the full experience of this magical place. Mike was our tour guide and he was exceptional! He took us...More

Thank suebee1977
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Bob and he was awesome! Bob told us all about the island and even had historical photos to share. He went over the history, the plant life, and the animals and had some really funny stories to tell about the island....More

Thank luvtotravel786
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the van tour through Cumberland Island our guide was Kathy she was very knowledgeable about the island history, wildlife and geography. she was very accommodating to our wants and needs very professional and an overall nice person to spend a day with!

Thank LEG55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our six hour van tour guided by Mike was an unexpected delight. Many great stories. At the end of the day we came away with a personal understanding of how our Industrialists lived and vacationed.

Thank Bruce H
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11 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