With its rich history of as a major port of trade and booming town dating back to the late 1600’s, Savannah, Georgia is well known for its abundance of ghostly activity and hauntings. Embark on a walking ghost tour in Savannah, GA for a truly chilling look into the not so friendly past and hear stories of pirates like Stede Bonnet and Black Beard. Take a ghost tour and wander the dark streets of the historic city hearing tales of an even darker past or visit the homes of wealthy plantation owners and feel the presence of those from the antebellum culture. Savannah, GA tour guides offer many different ghost tours to suit your interest. Whether an evening ghost tour of local haunted buildings, a tour of Savannah cemeteries, or a walking tour through haunted streets and alley ways, Savannah, GA ghost tour companies are sure to bring the past to life. Considered one of the top things to do in Savannah, Georgia, a guided ghost tour into the city’s past is full of mystery and intrigue and a wonderful evening activity.
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Tara Haunted Tours:
Tara's Haunted Walking Tours are sure to keep goosebumps on your arms as you explore dimly-lit streets and hear horrific stories of ghostly encounters that took place in the very areas you stand. Learn about the darker side of Savannah's history during our evening walking tour and saunter along the outskirts of Savannah's historic Colonial Park Cemetery after dark and hear creepy stories about the restless dead buried within its iron gates. Or, for adults, take the Boos & Brews Walking Tour and explore haunted establishments and hear ghost stories, all with an alcoholic beverage in hand. Make sure you bring your cameras as you may even get the chance to catch a ghost on record... Come and find out why Savannah is referred to as The City of the Dead! Featured in the Oct. 2011 issue of Southern Living Magazine as the #1 tour to do in the South!
Oglethorpe Trolley Tours:
Take a journey through old Savannah, around the historic squares, along the waterfront, and throughout the 2.2 square miles of Savannah's Historic District aboard one of our beautiful BLUE Trolleys, steeped in old-fashioned charm. With over a dozen stops and Unlimited hop on/ hop off until 5:30 this is a great way to get around and explore over 45 points of interest and enjoy 90 minutes worth of a, fully narrated, historic tour. Or be mesmerized with tales of Savannah's haunted past... and present...on our Haunted Savannah Trolley Tour, including a spooky trip through "THE DEAD HOUSE", an 1884 morgue tunnel under Savannah's old Candler Hospital. The tour runs nightly at 7:00p.m. with additional 9:00p.m. tours on Fridays & Saturdays. Equally as charming as our fine city are Oglethorpe Tour Guides, who embody true Southern Hospitality and warmly invite you to explore the beauty of Savannah as only they can share it.