Georgia
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Our most recommended Georgia Day Trips

  • Savannah: Tybee Island Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

    1. Savannah: Tybee Island Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

    See wild bottlenose dolphins playing in the waves around Tybee Island on this half-day dolphin watching cruise. Head out to the Tybee Island waterways to see scenic wildlife and historic lighthouses. Take the opportunity to chow down on crab, shrimp, and oysters at the Crab Shack on Tybee Island where the Elite Eat in their bare feet. While you dine, take in the spectacular scenery of this local fishing hotspot. Be sure to check out the Alligator Pond which houses over a hundred gators of various sizes. Board the boat for your dolphin cruise through Tybee Island’s waterways in search of local bottlenose dolphins playing in their natural habitat. Your captain points out birdlife and the estuaries and marshes that provide delicious shrimp, fish, and crab. Then, swing by the historic Fort Pulaski and the smallest lighthouse in Georgia. Enjoy a full day at Tybee Island while experiencing al...

    Dennis. and the crew were excellent!!! We had a wonderful time and saw a lot of dolphins!! Thank you !!!

  • Hilton Head Island: Scenic Helicopter Tour

    2. Hilton Head Island: Scenic Helicopter Tour

    Take in breathtaking views only seen by helicopter. Have the chance to see a range of wildlife from dolphins and sharks to sea turtles and manta rays. See Hilton Head, Daufuskie, Tybee Island, and downtown Savannah by air. This flight offers amazing views of the entire island from the north to the southern tip. Choose between 3 options: Ocean View Get views of Folly Field Beach and the Port Royal Sound on an 8-mile loop around the northeast corner of the island. This flight is designed as a discovery flight to experience what it is like to fly in a helicopter. The 8-mile Ocean View loop will take 3-minutes. Beach Cruiser Fly right over the sandy shores of Hilton Head. Depart out of the Hilton Head Airport and head east, right down the busiest beaches on the island. This tour offers great views of Folly Field Beach, Broad Creek, Port Royal Sound, and S...

    Amazing experience. Even more amazing pilot. It was his first time flying, so we all took turns trying to figure out how a helicopter works. It's a lot easier than it looks.

  • Hilton Head Island: Round-Trip Ferry Ticket to Savannah

    3. Hilton Head Island: Round-Trip Ferry Ticket to Savannah

    Cruise through stunning intracoastal waterways from Hilton Head Island to Savannah with this round-trip express ferry ticket. Board from inside the Sea Pines Resort, then travel to the city in a comfortable air-conditioned boat. Sit back and admire the view as you sail through old shipping channels. Enjoy over 4 hour in Savannah to explore the city, before heading back to the ferry. On the return trip, benefit from happy hour pricing on selected drinks.

  • Atlanta Electric Car City Tour

    4. Atlanta Electric Car City Tour

    Learn all about the history of Atlanta and explore some of its most exciting areas on a 90-minute journey via electric car. Explore the city far away from all its main tourist-crowded areas downtown. Discover some of its most historic and eclectic neighborhoods like Inman Park, Atlanta's first planned suburb; Old Fourth Ward, the birthplace of the civil rights movement and home to Dr. Martin Luther King; Georgia Institute of Technology; the Martin Luther King Jr Historic Site; and Midtown Atlanta, with its thriving bars, cafes, and colorful lifestyle. The Atlanta Experience tour is perfect for both tourists and locals wanting to learn more about the city's history. Whether a first-time visitor or an Atlanta resident, you will leave with a new found love and affection for this great southern city.

    We had a great time with our City Tour by electric car. Shawna was great ! We highly recommend this to other travelers . You will learn a lot about the State of Georgia particularly the city of Atlanta.

  • Savannah: Wormsloe Plantation and Bonaventure Cemetery Tour

    5. Savannah: Wormsloe Plantation and Bonaventure Cemetery Tour

    Your day begins with a tour of Bonaventure Cemetery to learn about the lives of notable inhabitants like Academy Award-winning songwriter Johnny Mercer, Georgia’s first governor Edward Telfair, philanthropist Mary Telfair, as well as the tragic tales of poet Conrad Aiken and Gracie Watson. The Cemetery walking tour meanders under moss-draped oaks and along the bluff of the Wilmington River. Bonaventure Cemetery, dating back to 1846, is one of the most beautiful cemeteries. Following the cemetery tour, you will have lunch on your own at Erica Davis Low country restaurant, a local favorite whose owner and family have deep ties in Savannah. Their focus on Coastal Southern Cuisine brings together fresh seafood, barbecue, and southern sides in a menu that embodies the Low country. After lunch, the day continues to Wormsloe Historic site and a drive through the picturesque Isle of Hope Histo...

    Dennis was entertaining and informative. So much great history presented on this tour.

  • From Atlanta: North Georgia Wine Country Tour

    6. From Atlanta: North Georgia Wine Country Tour

    Visit North Georgia's Wine Country on a full-day tour from Downtown Atlanta. Admire the rolling hills on the two-hour drive to Georgia's premier wine region with your friendly guide. Let your driver take care of the details as you are escorted around the region in an air-conditioned shuttle bus. Tour three local vineyards- Kaya Vineyard, The Cottage Vineyard, & CeNite Vineyards. You will stop at each for an hour, so you'll have plenty of time to soak in the local flavor. In total, taste up to 13delicious wines with expert sommeliers and learn about North Georgia's unique wine history and culture. If you need snacks to go along with your tastings, food will be available for purchase at each Winery. After visiting the wineries you then get the chance to explore North Georgia’s Bavarian mountain town in the town of Helen. Dine in delicious restaurants and explore the boutique shopping on ...

    Our driver/guide Pam was wonderful. Linda and I were lucky enough to be part of the group on Saturday that included over a dozen family members and by the end if the day, we felt like we were part of the family. Great time!

  • Savannah Urban Adventure Quest Scavenger Hunt

    7. Savannah Urban Adventure Quest Scavenger Hunt

    Looking for a way to turn Savannah into a giant game board? Urban Adventure Quest has created an interactive scavenger hunt that combines the fun of the Amazing Race with a three-hour sightseeing tour of Savannah.  Guided from any smart phone, groups make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history.   A city where the Southern charm and sweet tea pours out freely. Your Savannah amazing scavenger hunt adventure begins in the heart of the city and takes you among the historic buildings, down to the sights of the riverfront and through the many garden squares. You'll explore a cemetery, visit a cathedral and find other hidden gems of the city.  So get ready to experience a true Southern Belle of a city and discover one of the best things to do in Savannah as you play the game, see the sights and experience...

    My family and I had a blast. It was a fun and entertaining way of getting to know a little bit more about the city and it's history. Our family members ranged from 13 to 75 y/o, and we all had a good time.

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What people are saying about Georgia

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 17 reviews

We had a great time with our City Tour by electric car. Shawna was great ! We highly recommend this to other travelers . You will learn a lot about the State of Georgia particularly the city of Atlanta.

Amazing experience. Even more amazing pilot. It was his first time flying, so we all took turns trying to figure out how a helicopter works. It's a lot easier than it looks.

Dennis. and the crew were excellent!!! We had a wonderful time and saw a lot of dolphins!! Thank you !!!

A great way to see the city. The time flew by because the tour was so full of information.

Dennis was entertaining and informative. So much great history presented on this tour.