Free Savannah Walking Tours

As the provincial capital of the British Colony of Georgia and later its first state capitol, Savannah is the oldest city in the Peach State.

Its old-world charms still abound in the antebellum Savannah Historic District with eighteenth and nineteenth-century architecture along the tree-lined streets.

Virtual Savannah Tours
Free Savannah Walking Tour

As an overview of the city, we’ve partnered with Free Savannah Walking Tours to learn about the history of this historic city.

Some of the sights that might be covered on the Savannah Walking Tour:

  • Johnson SquareCapitol
  • Chippewa Square (where Forrest Gump sat on the bench)
  • Madison Square
  • Forsyth Park Fountain
  • The Girl Scouts of America
  • The Owens-Thomas House
  • The Davenport House
  • The Mercer House
  • The St John’s The Baptist Cathedral
  • Mickve Israel Synagogue
  • The Savannah Theatre etc.

not all listed sights are covered on every tour

Tour information

When: Check out Free Savannah Walking Tours for their schedule and to make the required reservations.

Free Tours by Foot recommends Free Savannah Walking Tours but does not manage their tours in any way. Please check their website for tours and contact information.

Duration: Tour is approximately 1.5 hours. Tour distance is approximately .8 mile. (1.3K)

Cost: This tour is free to take, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it’s done. A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone’s budget.

 

About the author

Stephen is the CEO of Free Tours by Foot and has overseen the transformation of a local walking tour company into a global tour community and traveler’s advice platform. He has personally led thousands of group tours in the US and Europe, and is an expert in trip planning and sightseeing, with a focus on budget travelers.

Stephen has been published and featured in dozens of publications including The Wall Street Journal, BBC, Yahoo, Washington.org, and more.