Bull Street, Savannah

Bull Street, Savannah: Our most recommended tours and activities

Savannah: Old Town Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour

1. Savannah: Old Town Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour

Explore Savannah with a 1 or 2-day ticket to the hop-on hop-off old town trolley tour. See Reynolds Square, Juliette Gordon Low Historic District, and Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens while listening to the conductors provide a fascinating narrative filled with information about the historic city. Drive down avenues lined with magnolia trees draped in Spanish moss. See stunning architecture, learn about the city from friendly conductor guides, and enjoy the warm southern hospitality that lures millions of visitors to Savannah each year. Hop aboard one of the charming trolleys and experience Transportainment, a delightful combination of transportation and entertainment. Informed conductors narrate the tour with a fun mix of trivia, facts, and humorous stories. Jump off to visit the bamboo collection at Bamboo Farm and Coastal Gardens to explore the historic homes of the Juliette Gordon Low Historic District. Gaze out the window at moss-draped oaks, magnolia trees, and stately mansions as you drive down cobblestone streets. Stop at locations like Reynolds Square where you can see the statue of John Wesley. Enjoy stops at regular intervals and have the freedom to stop at the sights that interest you. With its quaint country squares and historical spots, there is much to see and do in Georgia’s first city. There are 15 stops conveniently located close to many of the places of interest in Savannah, these are: 1)301 MLK Blvd: The Savannah Visitor Center 2)214 West Boundary: Old Town Trolley Welcome Center 3)200 West Bryan Street: Ellis Square 4)6 West Harris Street: Madison Square 5)622 Drayton Street: Forsyth Park 6)207 East Gordon Street: Calhoun Square 7)222 Harris Street: Cathedral of St. John Baptist 8)234 MLK Blvd: Trolley Barn 9)217 West Julian Street: City Market 10)32 Abercorn Street: Lucas Theatre 11)301 East River Street: River Street 12)531 River Street: The Waving Girl 13)324 East State Street: The Davenport House 14)201 Abercorn Street: Colonial Park Cemetery 15)10 East Oglethorpe Ave: Bull Street Corridor

Savannah: Best of the City Tour with Wormsloe Historic Site

2. Savannah: Best of the City Tour with Wormsloe Historic Site

Embark on an exciting adventure through the enchanting streets of Savannah with our Best of Savannah Small Group Tour. Led by our knowledgeable local guide, prepare for a journey filled with captivating stories and hidden gems that will leave you spellbound. Your tour will begin with a friendly tour guide picking you up directly from your hotel in downtown Savannah. Your first stop is the Wormsloe Historic Site, a picturesque plantation where Noble Jones built a fortified colonial home. Enjoy a relaxing walk through the lush forest and explore Oak Avenue, with over 400 perfectly aligned oak trees. Your next stop is the riverside fishing village of Isle of Hope. This picturesque location amidst the beautiful marshes of Georgia’s tidewater zone are sure to impress! We then make our way to the world famous Bonaventure Cemetery, a captivating and hauntingly beautiful resting place that exudes history and charm. This renowned 19th-century cemetery boasts breathtaking sculptures, intricate tombstones, and serene moss-draped oak trees that create an evocative and tranquil atmosphere. Its historic significance and captivating aesthetics draw visitors from all over the world, making it a must-visit destination for those seeking an enchanting glimpse into the past. Next, embark on a narrated driving tour. Your guide will regale you with captivating stories and historical insights about the city's architectural wonders, including Bull Street, the majestic Cathedral of Saint John, the intriguing Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, and the historic First African Baptist Church, among others. Finally, enjoy a scenic river cruise along the Savannah River. As you glide through the Savannah River, you will enjoy a picturesque skyline on the water, relish in the calm of the afternoon, and enjoy Savannah’s sights. Finally, enjoy a scenic river cruise along the Savannah River. Please Note Boats Operate Seasonally: December - January: Operating Saturday & Sunday February: Operating Wednesday-Sunday March - November: Operating daily The tour is one hour shorter in the winter months due to the boat closure. Our journey ends with a relaxing drive back to your downtown Savannah hotel, where you can reflect on the treasures discovered during this fun-filled tour of Savannah. So join our lively small group and get ready to experience the best of Savannah's charm, history, and unforgettable moments that will leave you with a smile on your face and memories to last a lifetime.

Savannah: Small Group Night Tour with River Cruise

3. Savannah: Small Group Night Tour with River Cruise

Your fun-filled, Savannah night tour begins with a complimentary downtown hotel pick up in the comfort and style of a comfortable, air conditioned SUV before heading on a historic city drive. You will pass through Bull Street, which is full of independent boutiques, stores, and lots of fun things to do. You will also pass by Savannah City Market, which features some of the Historic District’s most popular restaurants, art galleries, and other shops. You will see multiple historic buildings, including the Olde Pink house and Savannah City Hall. As the narrated drive concludes, we bring you to your next stop at the Savannah Riverboat Cruise. As you glide through the Savannah River, you will enjoy a picturesque sunset on the water, dance along to music, relish in the calm of the evening, and enjoy Savannah’s sights. After the cruise, you will have a chance to see the Cathedral Basilica of St. John the Baptist, which graces the skyline with its towering steeples – a view valued by residents and visitors alike. You will then reach your last stop - a local bakery or candy shop - for a delectable dessert. After leaving the bakery, your guide will ensure a comfortable and convenient experience by taking you back to your downtown hotel. With our small-group setting and personalized service, you'll have an unforgettable journey through Savannah. You won't want to miss this magnificent experience!

Savannah: Self-Guided Walking Tours Bundle

4. Savannah: Self-Guided Walking Tours Bundle

Start by downloading the Action Tour Guide app, which will function as your personal tour guide, audio tour, and map all in one. Note: This 8+ mile-long tour covers the essentials of Savannah in 2-3 hours. Once downloaded, your Historic Savannah tour begins at the Savannah Visitor Center. Your first stop is the Ships of the Sea museum, dedicated to how maritime trade shaped the city. Next, you’ll arrive at the riverfront and walk the cobbled streets as you dig into the city’s history. You’ll pause at Factor’s Walk, once a huge export hub for cotton. Then, admire the Olde Pink House, dating back to 1771. The next stop is even older: Johnson Square, established 1734! After that is a market with a long history, followed by the oldest art museum in the South. The Owens-Thomas House, up next, demonstrates Savannah’s striking historic architecture. That’s followed by the birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low, who founded the Girl Scouts! Next up is a jaw-dropping Greek Revival structure, then a historic park best known as a filming location for Forrest Gump! Savannah Theatre is your next stop, where performances have been held since 1818! Then, see Savannah’s first Roman Catholic church. Madison Square follows, where you’ll revisit a battle that unfolded in 1779. Then there’s the sprawling Sorrel Weed House, perfect for a photo op, followed by the childhood home of author Flannery O’Connor! Learn the dark history of Calhoun Square next before pausing for a picnic in the city’s oldest, lushest park. Then see the site of an infamous murder immortalized in the novel Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. Your tour concludes at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum. Your ghost tour of Savannah begins at Reynolds Square. It also leads to the Olde Pink House, the site of mysterious orb sightings. Next, you’ll visit the site of the Pulaski Hotel, supposedly haunted by a 19th century child. Then there’s the former City Hotel, so haunted it has appeared on TV more than once! On the riverfront, you’ll find the Shrimp Factory, where employees report hair-raising events after hours. Next is the Hampton-Lillibridge House, which hides a history of mysterious accidents. Beyond that is the Marshall House, where century-old human remains were uncovered during renovations. Wright Square is next, where tragic executions have left behind a lingering presence. After that is Colonial Park Cemetery, home to thousands of unmarked graves. Then, stop by Battlefield Park, site of a major clash during the Revolutionary War. Finally, you’ll arrive at the Roundhouse Railroad Museum, site of numerous eerie sightings after dark. Your tour concludes here. This Bundle Includes: • Savannah City Walking Tour • Savannah Ghost Walking Tour • Atlanta Walking Tour ( Bonus Tour )

Savannah: Small Group Walking Ghost Tour

5. Savannah: Small Group Walking Ghost Tour

Embark on an eerie and thrilling journey through the streets of downtown Savannah with our ghost-themed walking tour. Your journey begins at the Prohibition Museum, where our expert guides will lead you through a labyrinth of haunted alleys, historic squares, and spine-chilling landmarks. We first head to Savannah City Market and Ellis Square. Amidst the dimly lit cobblestone paths, you'll encounter city squares haunted by residents of the past. Feel a chill down your spine as the guide narrates the chilling stories of haunted inns, where guests have experienced inexplicable occurrences for centuries. Next, we continue through Savannah’s Historic District towards Bull Street, passing Johnson Square. Be sure to keep an eye out for a ghostly phantom waving hello, a common sight for residents for decades. Throughout your ghost tour, you will also see multiple incredible points of interest throughout Savannah like City Hall and multiple historic homes such as The Olde Pink House. Our tour concludes back at the Prohibition Museum, where you are free to continue exploring. This ghost-themed walking tour through downtown Savannah promises an unforgettable night of mystery, history, and the supernatural.

Savannah: Historic District Overview on Foot

6. Savannah: Historic District Overview on Foot

Allow a Savannah native to fill you in on the ways in which this small city punches above its weight with the intensity of its history, its people, and its beauty. This 3-hour tour will cover a lot of ground so you get to see the uniquely varied nature of Savannah's urban landscape. The city's unusually large and well-preserved Landmark Historic District also allows your guide to better re-create the lives and events that have been unfolding here for nearly 300 years. Spend your morning absorbing tales of Savannah in the Revolutionary War and the Civil War; stories about notable women, African Americans, and Native Americans; and the great houses rich men built for themselves overlooking our famous squares. Meet your guide in Telfair Square where, after a quick rundown of the basics, you'll start off learning about one of the most influential women in Savannah's history. From there, head into the northwest corner of the Historic District and through City Market, an area especially rich in landmarks associated with Savannah's Black history. The rest of the tour continues up Savannah's central north-south spine, Bull Street. This corridor is a wealth of monuments and landmarks that give visitors a chance to visualize Savannah's transformation from a scrappy colonial frontier town into a prosperous and ever more opulent antebellum cotton port. The tour ends on the south end the Landmark Historic District, within easy reach of Forsyth Park and a number of other local attractions. Or you can hop on the free DOT shuttle and continue your exploration into other neighborhoods!

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Bull Street, Savannah: Our most recommended tours and activities

Savannah: Old Town Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour

Savannah: Old Town Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour

Explore Savannah with a 1 or 2-day ticket to the hop-on hop-off old town trolley tour. See Reynolds Square, Juliette Gordon Low Historic District, and Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens while listening to the conductors provide a fascinating narrative filled with information about the historic city. Drive down avenues lined with magnolia trees draped in Spanish moss. See stunning architecture, learn about the city from friendly conductor guides, and enjoy the warm southern hospitality that lures millions of visitors to Savannah each year. Hop aboard one of the charming trolleys and experience Transportainment, a delightful combination of transportation and entertainment. Informed conductors narrate the tour with a fun mix of trivia, facts, and humorous stories. Jump off to visit the bamboo collection at Bamboo Farm and Coastal Gardens to explore the historic homes of the Juliette Gordon Low Historic District. Gaze out the window at moss-draped oaks, magnolia trees, and stately mansions as you drive down cobblestone streets. Stop at locations like Reynolds Square where you can see the statue of John Wesley. Enjoy stops at regular intervals and have the freedom to stop at the sights that interest you. With its quaint country squares and historical spots, there is much to see and do in Georgia’s first city. There are 15 stops conveniently located close to many of the places of interest in Savannah, these are: 1)301 MLK Blvd: The Savannah Visitor Center 2)214 West Boundary: Old Town Trolley Welcome Center 3)200 West Bryan Street: Ellis Square 4)6 West Harris Street: Madison Square 5)622 Drayton Street: Forsyth Park 6)207 East Gordon Street: Calhoun Square 7)222 Harris Street: Cathedral of St. John Baptist 8)234 MLK Blvd: Trolley Barn 9)217 West Julian Street: City Market 10)32 Abercorn Street: Lucas Theatre 11)301 East River Street: River Street 12)531 River Street: The Waving Girl 13)324 East State Street: The Davenport House 14)201 Abercorn Street: Colonial Park Cemetery 15)10 East Oglethorpe Ave: Bull Street Corridor

Savannah: Best of the City Tour with Wormsloe Historic Site

Savannah: Best of the City Tour with Wormsloe Historic Site

Embark on an exciting adventure through the enchanting streets of Savannah with our Best of Savannah Small Group Tour. Led by our knowledgeable local guide, prepare for a journey filled with captivating stories and hidden gems that will leave you spellbound. Your tour will begin with a friendly tour guide picking you up directly from your hotel in downtown Savannah. Your first stop is the Wormsloe Historic Site, a picturesque plantation where Noble Jones built a fortified colonial home. Enjoy a relaxing walk through the lush forest and explore Oak Avenue, with over 400 perfectly aligned oak trees. Your next stop is the riverside fishing village of Isle of Hope. This picturesque location amidst the beautiful marshes of Georgia’s tidewater zone are sure to impress! We then make our way to the world famous Bonaventure Cemetery, a captivating and hauntingly beautiful resting place that exudes history and charm. This renowned 19th-century cemetery boasts breathtaking sculptures, intricate tombstones, and serene moss-draped oak trees that create an evocative and tranquil atmosphere. Its historic significance and captivating aesthetics draw visitors from all over the world, making it a must-visit destination for those seeking an enchanting glimpse into the past. Next, embark on a narrated driving tour. Your guide will regale you with captivating stories and historical insights about the city's architectural wonders, including Bull Street, the majestic Cathedral of Saint John, the intriguing Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, and the historic First African Baptist Church, among others. Finally, enjoy a scenic river cruise along the Savannah River. As you glide through the Savannah River, you will enjoy a picturesque skyline on the water, relish in the calm of the afternoon, and enjoy Savannah’s sights. Finally, enjoy a scenic river cruise along the Savannah River. Please Note Boats Operate Seasonally: December - January: Operating Saturday & Sunday February: Operating Wednesday-Sunday March - November: Operating daily The tour is one hour shorter in the winter months due to the boat closure. Our journey ends with a relaxing drive back to your downtown Savannah hotel, where you can reflect on the treasures discovered during this fun-filled tour of Savannah. So join our lively small group and get ready to experience the best of Savannah's charm, history, and unforgettable moments that will leave you with a smile on your face and memories to last a lifetime.

Savannah: Small Group Night Tour with River Cruise

Savannah: Small Group Night Tour with River Cruise

Your fun-filled, Savannah night tour begins with a complimentary downtown hotel pick up in the comfort and style of a comfortable, air conditioned SUV before heading on a historic city drive. You will pass through Bull Street, which is full of independent boutiques, stores, and lots of fun things to do. You will also pass by Savannah City Market, which features some of the Historic District’s most popular restaurants, art galleries, and other shops. You will see multiple historic buildings, including the Olde Pink house and Savannah City Hall. As the narrated drive concludes, we bring you to your next stop at the Savannah Riverboat Cruise. As you glide through the Savannah River, you will enjoy a picturesque sunset on the water, dance along to music, relish in the calm of the evening, and enjoy Savannah’s sights. After the cruise, you will have a chance to see the Cathedral Basilica of St. John the Baptist, which graces the skyline with its towering steeples – a view valued by residents and visitors alike. You will then reach your last stop - a local bakery or candy shop - for a delectable dessert. After leaving the bakery, your guide will ensure a comfortable and convenient experience by taking you back to your downtown hotel. With our small-group setting and personalized service, you'll have an unforgettable journey through Savannah. You won't want to miss this magnificent experience!

Savannah: Self-Guided Walking Tours Bundle

Savannah: Self-Guided Walking Tours Bundle

Start by downloading the Action Tour Guide app, which will function as your personal tour guide, audio tour, and map all in one. Note: This 8+ mile-long tour covers the essentials of Savannah in 2-3 hours. Once downloaded, your Historic Savannah tour begins at the Savannah Visitor Center. Your first stop is the Ships of the Sea museum, dedicated to how maritime trade shaped the city. Next, you’ll arrive at the riverfront and walk the cobbled streets as you dig into the city’s history. You’ll pause at Factor’s Walk, once a huge export hub for cotton. Then, admire the Olde Pink House, dating back to 1771. The next stop is even older: Johnson Square, established 1734! After that is a market with a long history, followed by the oldest art museum in the South. The Owens-Thomas House, up next, demonstrates Savannah’s striking historic architecture. That’s followed by the birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low, who founded the Girl Scouts! Next up is a jaw-dropping Greek Revival structure, then a historic park best known as a filming location for Forrest Gump! Savannah Theatre is your next stop, where performances have been held since 1818! Then, see Savannah’s first Roman Catholic church. Madison Square follows, where you’ll revisit a battle that unfolded in 1779. Then there’s the sprawling Sorrel Weed House, perfect for a photo op, followed by the childhood home of author Flannery O’Connor! Learn the dark history of Calhoun Square next before pausing for a picnic in the city’s oldest, lushest park. Then see the site of an infamous murder immortalized in the novel Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. Your tour concludes at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum. Your ghost tour of Savannah begins at Reynolds Square. It also leads to the Olde Pink House, the site of mysterious orb sightings. Next, you’ll visit the site of the Pulaski Hotel, supposedly haunted by a 19th century child. Then there’s the former City Hotel, so haunted it has appeared on TV more than once! On the riverfront, you’ll find the Shrimp Factory, where employees report hair-raising events after hours. Next is the Hampton-Lillibridge House, which hides a history of mysterious accidents. Beyond that is the Marshall House, where century-old human remains were uncovered during renovations. Wright Square is next, where tragic executions have left behind a lingering presence. After that is Colonial Park Cemetery, home to thousands of unmarked graves. Then, stop by Battlefield Park, site of a major clash during the Revolutionary War. Finally, you’ll arrive at the Roundhouse Railroad Museum, site of numerous eerie sightings after dark. Your tour concludes here. This Bundle Includes: • Savannah City Walking Tour • Savannah Ghost Walking Tour • Atlanta Walking Tour ( Bonus Tour )

Savannah: Small Group Walking Ghost Tour

Savannah: Small Group Walking Ghost Tour

Embark on an eerie and thrilling journey through the streets of downtown Savannah with our ghost-themed walking tour. Your journey begins at the Prohibition Museum, where our expert guides will lead you through a labyrinth of haunted alleys, historic squares, and spine-chilling landmarks. We first head to Savannah City Market and Ellis Square. Amidst the dimly lit cobblestone paths, you'll encounter city squares haunted by residents of the past. Feel a chill down your spine as the guide narrates the chilling stories of haunted inns, where guests have experienced inexplicable occurrences for centuries. Next, we continue through Savannah’s Historic District towards Bull Street, passing Johnson Square. Be sure to keep an eye out for a ghostly phantom waving hello, a common sight for residents for decades. Throughout your ghost tour, you will also see multiple incredible points of interest throughout Savannah like City Hall and multiple historic homes such as The Olde Pink House. Our tour concludes back at the Prohibition Museum, where you are free to continue exploring. This ghost-themed walking tour through downtown Savannah promises an unforgettable night of mystery, history, and the supernatural.

Savannah: Historic District Overview on Foot

Savannah: Historic District Overview on Foot

Allow a Savannah native to fill you in on the ways in which this small city punches above its weight with the intensity of its history, its people, and its beauty. This 3-hour tour will cover a lot of ground so you get to see the uniquely varied nature of Savannah's urban landscape. The city's unusually large and well-preserved Landmark Historic District also allows your guide to better re-create the lives and events that have been unfolding here for nearly 300 years. Spend your morning absorbing tales of Savannah in the Revolutionary War and the Civil War; stories about notable women, African Americans, and Native Americans; and the great houses rich men built for themselves overlooking our famous squares. Meet your guide in Telfair Square where, after a quick rundown of the basics, you'll start off learning about one of the most influential women in Savannah's history. From there, head into the northwest corner of the Historic District and through City Market, an area especially rich in landmarks associated with Savannah's Black history. The rest of the tour continues up Savannah's central north-south spine, Bull Street. This corridor is a wealth of monuments and landmarks that give visitors a chance to visualize Savannah's transformation from a scrappy colonial frontier town into a prosperous and ever more opulent antebellum cotton port. The tour ends on the south end the Landmark Historic District, within easy reach of Forsyth Park and a number of other local attractions. Or you can hop on the free DOT shuttle and continue your exploration into other neighborhoods!

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