History And Architecture Tour Of Savannah

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Cool Savannah Tours & Gifts, 42 E Bay St, Savannah, GA 31401, USA
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Come along on a fascinating stroll back in time to discover the rich history and amazing architecture of Savannah! Learn about the intricacies and underlying symbolism of Savannahs famous ward design and stroll under a canopy of urban forest through a city that was designed almost 300 years ago. This 2 hour walking tour is a must take!


  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Fully narrated tour

Know More about this tour

Savannah's Historic District is one of the largest in the U.S. with thousands of architecturally significant buildings, including examples of Federal, Victorian Regency, Greek and Gothic Revival and Italianate architecture.

From the simple Colonial style to the Medieval-influenced cathedrals, to the gingerbread accents of the Victorian period. You will see examples of Americas 18th and 19th century prevailing architectural styles, which can be found in Savannah still.

Our History and Architecture Tour of Savannah, you will discover how the vibrancy of General James Oglethorpes enlightened Utopian development plan worked in the 18th century and how it thrives today.

Throughout this tour you will see:
  • Christ Church,1840, James Couper, amateur architect
  • Pink House, (Habersham residence) 1771
  • Kehoe House,1892 by DeWhitt Bruyn
  • Owens Thomas House, 1816, by William Jay
  • Davenport House, 1820 - Isaiah Davenport
The magnificent ironwork is a well known feature of the architecture in Savannah. Beautiful scrolled designs appear on many of the buildings in cast-iron balconies, stair railings and window guards. Ironwork can be found in many of the squares, and surrounding monuments and fountains.


Professional Certified Guide

Fully narrated walking tour through the Historic District

Over 10 Historic stops along the way along a 1.25 mile leisure stroll

10% discount off any in-store merchandise at the tour departure point



Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Moderate walking of about 1.5 miles throughout the morning tour.

A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required

Tour runs rain or shine

Traveler Reviews

  • 19-Nov-2018

    Very informative. Knowledgeable guide. Would recommend . So much to see in Savannah . It was just my husband and I.

  • 20-Jun-2016

    Knowledgeable and friendly guide

  • 18-Apr-2016

    We were the first on the tour and there was no history or architecture. We did get the hop on and hop off which was nice.