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Explore Savannah

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Discover firsthand about this beautiful southern city and why she is one of the top 10 destinations in the world. Walk along the streets lined with Live Oak trees draped in Spanish Moss. You could say that, she is composed of multiple personalities...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Savannah, GA
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 May 2014

My husband and I always try to find a walking tour in any city we visit because you can get such a great perspective on foot rather than driving around. We've probably done at least 15 walking tours, and Bobby has been the best guide...More

23  Thank AmyandChuck2010
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Reviewed 13 May 2014

I am fortunate to travel frequently and take many private tours. I find it difficult to write a less than 5 star review but ultimately my goal is to help other travelers find the guide that will work best for them. Obviously based on his...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this tour on behalf of my elderly parents while they were in Savannah during their road trip of the USA. They absolutely loved this walking tour and were fortunate enough to have a 1 on 1 with Rose - such a personal experience,...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I had an outstanding tour today with Explore Savannah! Rose was a very animated tour guide who was very welcoming and had such southern charm! She was extremely knowledgeable about the history of Savannah and current events! She encouraged questions and interaction during the tour!...More

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you for your kind words, it’s a blessing to us that you enjoyed your tour. We love it when guests interact and ask questions along the way. Our goal is to always make you feel like you are our personal guest(s), when visiting Savannah,...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Our tour guide, Kathleen, took us through the entire old town of Savannah, noting every historical site. I don't know that she took a breath during the 90 minutes and all while maneuvering the 25 foot tour bus through the downtown congestion. She did a...More

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

David, this is a wonder review for the trolley tour that you took. Explore Savannah is a “Walking Tour” company. We would love having you join us on tour to see those locations you rode by on the trolley. We are able to go into...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

I booked my tour for the afternoon of a holiday and ended up being a tour group of one. Rose, my very knowledgeable guide, did a great job of customizing the tour to my interests and, despite a soaking downpour during our walk, took the...More

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you Melissa! I truly enjoyed having you as a guest on tour. Unfortunately we can not control the weather, but we didn't let a slight downpour dampen our spirits! It was my pleasure to be able to customize the tour for you.

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Had a wonderful time exploring the city and learning about it’s history. Loved the relaxed pace and the small group atmosphere was great.

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for touring with us. We enjoy smaller groups as well, we believe is gives our guests a better experience and allows us to customize the tour as well.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

The tour was a late afternoon affair. We walked for about 2 hours filled with a ton of information which gave us a great background to assure that our visit to Savannah was great. Highly recommend Rose as a very knowledgeable and patient guide.

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Cila, Thank you for the kind words, it was my pleasure having you as my guests on tour.

Reviewed 23 February 2018

My wife and I recently visited Charleston, S.C., and then drove to Savannah, GA. We learned in talking to friends that there is a strong but friendly rivalry between the two as the best historic district and overall experience. We are definitely on Team Savannah....More

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Charles, We are glad you are on Team Savannah, it is a beautiful city with all the squares lined with live oak trees draped in Spanish moss. Yes, Savannah and Charleston continue to have a friendly rival. Savannah is known as the 'Hostess' city, while...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017

My husband and I enjoyed spending 2 days in Savannah in early January. Definitely needed a jacket, but no humidity, which made it great to enjoy the city. We took a Segway tour through the historic district filled with beautiful historic homes and lots of...More

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Anne, Thank you for exploring Savannah! The historic district has over 100 amazing restaurants, offering fabulous meals for the pickiest of eater. There are many hotel accommodations in the historic district, with more being built. Historic Savannah is a walking city, it's best to leave...More

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Lots of history to be taken in here. Beautiful town, easy walking though out the historic district, great bed and breakfasts to stay in.More

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

The history in Savannah dates back to February 12, 1733, when General James Oglethorpe first stepped off the good ship Anne. He arrived from England with 114 people, 35 families to begin a new charger colony for England. The state of Georgia was named for...More

Reviewed 2 June 2016

Savannah is full of history from it's founding by General Oglethorpe (1733), It's historic squares the beautiful Spanish moss draped live oak trees, Historic downtown area, 2.5 square miles worth, The history of the civil war, from Fort Pulaski, to Sherman making Savannah a gift...More

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Rose M, Owner at Explore Savannah, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Lutesy, We couldn't describe Savannah better, if we tried. It sounds like you did a great job exploring Savannah with a few tours and did some homework. We hope you have opportunity to visit often.

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Kathy J
22 May 2016|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
Explore Savannah offers walking tours throughout the historic district of Savannah. This 90-minute tour begins in Wright Square and covers 1 1/2 - 2 miles.
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525angiem
3 October 2015|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
Bobby Davis originally owned Explore Savannah, providing history tours. Due to illness, he retired and closed his tour company in 2014. Explore Savannah is now owned by Rick & Rose Moss, locals of Savannah with over 12 years... More
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travelingissuchfun
28 July 2015|
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Response from Rose M | Property representative |
The original owner of Explore Savannah closed his tour company in 2014, due to illness. Explore Savannah is open again, under new ownership and once again doing tours.
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