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Savannah Dan Walking Tours

7 E Congress St, Johnson Square, Savannah, GA 31401-3337
+1 912-398-3777
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A Southern Gettleman

We truly enjoyed our tour with Savannah Dan. So much nicer than riding around in a bus with a... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2013
Travelbug95682
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Sacramento, California
An excellent stroll through Savannah

Knowledgeable, friendly and well researched, Dan was a pleasant and informative guide to the city... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2013
pattynjay
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Blacksburg, VA
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Take a leisurely stroll through Savannah's picturesque squares with a Southern Gentleman. Or take a private carriage tour with up to four adults! Hear the history of Savannah in the language of the South. See churches and Southern mansions dating back to the 1700s! You'll visit scenic locations used by Hollywood's movie industry. See where Forrest Gump sat on the bench waiting on the bus. Get the inside buzz on local restaurants and night spots and enjoy Savannah like a local. Only Two tours daily with limited space.
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7 E Congress St, Johnson Square, Savannah, GA 31401-3337
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Reviewed 9 January 2013

We truly enjoyed our tour with Savannah Dan. So much nicer than riding around in a bus with a canned tour. Enjoyed the information that he gave us. Great tips on places to eat also.

Thank Travelbug95682
Reviewed 7 January 2013

Knowledgeable, friendly and well researched, Dan was a pleasant and informative guide to the city. He expands upon he history books (doing research with historical society materials) and frequently coming upon facts that are conveniently forgotten in histories. These are frequently incorporated into the tour.

1  Thank pattynjay
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Dan was very knowledgeable and friendly! Do this tour first to familiarize yourself with the historic district and get some great recommendations on restaurants as well!

Thank gemin26i
Reviewed 5 January 2013

We have done a couple of tours in Savannah before, but this has got to be my favorite. Dan is entertaining, engaging, and humorous when regaling the history of Georgia and his beloved Savannah. He loves this city and it shows the way he speaks...More

1  Thank hoksi
Reviewed 4 January 2013

My wife and I had done this tour on our last visit to beautiful Savannah in 2009, and because we enjoyed it so much, decided to book it again, this time accompanied by our two, young adult children (who are not really into historical events!)....More

2  Thank CubaLibre1970
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We absolutely loved Savannah Dan, a police officer turned tour guide in the historic district of Savannah. He was captivating, knowledgeable and his love for this charming city was evident and infectious. His historical narration was weaved with anecdotes, richly portrayed personalities, and recommendations of...More

1  Thank tamartravel
Reviewed 3 January 2013

You start the tour by meeting Dan in one of the many squares in the city. Dan is hard to miss in his seersucker suit and hat... He's also 6'5". Beyond Dan's impressive appearance is his vast knowledge of the city's history. Dan captures your...More

Thank Floydova
Reviewed 1 January 2013

We signed up for a couple of walking tours with different operators and enjoyed them both: Savannah Dan Walking Tours and Savannah Rambles. I was slightly concerned that we would get too much duplication, but it was not the case. Dan offers a very humorous...More

Thank Arlington7175
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Not all walking tours are the same. This one is about the story behind the facts. Dan makes it very interesting and fun! Highly recommend!

Thank hannahwood1
Reviewed 29 December 2012

It was a wonderful, funny and informative tour. Whenever I saw some bus or trolley of tourists passing by I would think how sad they would pay the same price and get well intentioned but canned history tour. I highly recommend Dan, a local treasure.

Thank madog31
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Hnforshee
23 September 2017|
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Response from ted k | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does center on the history and the relation of the squares to each other. Dan mixed the history and the current very nicely . Dan has a unique abilitynto make the tour interesting for young and old alike.
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tiasmom04
2 July 2017|
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Response from bonita6525 | Reviewed this property |
The walk is never more than a couple blocks at a time. The heat and humidity should be a consideration as well. We went in January and it was unseasonably hot then.
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garnets2052
16 March 2017|
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Response from cahoep | Reviewed this property |
So sorry I didn't see this question earlier. In case you are wondering it really depends on the traffic in Savannah. I would suggest at least a week but wouldn't fail to contact Dan if only a day ahead. He's a pretty... More
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