Guided tour

Savannah: Ghosts of Christmas Past Walking Tour

Savannah: Ghosts of Christmas Past Walking Tour

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Get in the Christmas spirit by resurrecting the long-lost tradition of telling ghost stories during the holidays. Sip a hot cup of cocoa and follow an expert guide to experience the ghosts of Savannah like never before.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Revisit the tradition of holiday ghost stories with a cup of hot cocoa in hand
  • Walk through Savannah with a paranormal sensitive guide and hear stories of holidays past
  • Explore the historic district of Savannah among the holiday decor
Full description
For the last 100 years, Americans have kept ghosts in their place, letting them out only in October. It’s no coincidence that the most famous Christmas story is a ghost story. Charles Dickens’ "A Christmas Carol" was first published in 1843, and its story about a man tormented by a series of ghosts the night before Christmas belonged to a once-rich, now mostly forgotten tradition of telling ghost stories on Christmas Eve. Dickens’ supernatural yuletide terror was no outlier, since for much of the 19th century, the holiday was indisputably associated with ghosts and specters. Christmas in Savannah has always been a magical time of the year. However, for many of the less fortunate souls, the season brought tragedy and disaster. Grab a hot cup of cocoa and join in to resurrect the long-lost tradition of the telling of ghost stories during the holiday season. Walk through Savannah with your own paranormal sensitive and hear stories of holidays past.
Includes
  • Hot cocoa
  • Two-hour guided walking tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in Monterey Square in front of the Pulaski Monument sign

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Important information

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  •  This tour does not include restroom stops
  •  This tour will take place rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 12 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    3.7/5

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My fiancé and I took the 7pm Christmas tour with Garrett and really enjoyed it. You don’t go very far, and you only stop at a few places, but our guide was very knowledgeable, well spoken, and interesting, so he made each stop worthwhile. If you get a bad guide I feel like it wouldn’t be as good, but he kept me captivated with his storytelling. The history of Savannah and all the places we stopped at were fascinating to me. As someone who struggles to hear people sometimes, I also appreciated how loudly and clearly he spoke to the whole group.

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December 27, 2021

This was a typical ghost tour that was titled Ghosts of Christmas past but it had nothing to do with Christmas. Guide was knowledgeable and we enjoyed it.

January 1, 2022

December 26, 2021

Product ID: 329576