Savannah Small-Group Ghost Tour by Bus

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Savannah Small-Group Ghost Tour by Bus information and booking

from
$33
Duration
90 minutes
Departs from
The Pirates' House, central Savannah
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
8pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Set off on a spooky 1.5-hour bus tour of Savannah and see an onboard DVD with clips from shows like "Scariest Places on Earth" and "Ghost Hunters", exploring a city with a reputation as the most haunted place in the US. Led by a local guide, the bone-chilling experience includes visits to several of the city’s haunted dwellings and sites of ghostly apparitions. Learn of the cloak-and-dagger exploits of 18th-century pirates at The Pirates’ House and hear of the Savannah ghosts who are doomed to spend eternity among the living.

Numbers are limited to 10 on this small-group ghost tour, ensuring personalized from a guide.

Start with a pickup from your Savannah hotel (surcharge payable) or alternatively, meet your guide at The Pirates’ House tavern in the center of town. Head inside the historical drinking house to hear tales of bygone days when unfortunate drinkers were often carried away unconscious to pirate ships waiting nearby.

After learning about the ghostly apparitions at The Pirates’ House, hop on board your bus, where you will see an onboard DVD with clips from shows like "Scariest Places on Earth" and "Ghost Hunters", and then set off to explore downtown Savannah, the city that many believe is America’s most haunted. Listen to your guide recounting tales of eerie phenomenons such as the story of the ghost at Hampton-Lillibridge House. Several exorcisms have failed to remove the malevolent spirit that resides within the haunted house.

Hear about murder and death scenes at the red-brick Mercer-Williams House, and learn about the sightings of the ghost of Jim Williams, the house’s owner who was an eccentric local antiques dealer. His story was made into a popular book, and your guide will talk about Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, as you enjoy a stop outside the formidable-looking building.

Have your camera ready to capture pictures of the spirits as you walk around; there’s a good chance you’ll see one!

Having spent 1.5 hours exploring the city and its haunted sites, return to the start point at The Pirates’ House where your tour finishes.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup ($5 surcharge)
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus
  • Local guide
  • An onboard dvd with clips from shows like "scariest places on earth" and "ghost hunters"

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel drop-off