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Savannah Walking History Tours by Steve Ellis

8993 Ferguson Ave, Savannah, GA 31406-6319
+1 912-631-1004
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Good history overview of Savanah

Steve has lots of history to share of Savanah, including weaving personal family stories into our... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Aurora, Canada
Wonderful tour for our first day

We were four couples that booked Steve Ellis for a walking tour on our first day in Savannah... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Gallatin, Tennessee
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As a 4th generation Savannahian, former city firefighter, and the great grandson of a founding Park & Tree Commissioner, Steve Ellis has a passion for the history of his native city and many years of experience as a tour guide. Choose one of three 90-minute walking tours in Savannah's beautiful historic district: "The First Six Squares: The Oglethorpe Era," "King Cotton, Slavery and the Civil War," or an evening "Pirate Pub Crawl." $25 for adults, with discounts for groups, children and during winter.
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8993 Ferguson Ave, Savannah, GA 31406-6319
+1 912-631-1004

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Steve has lots of history to share of Savanah, including weaving personal family stories into our walk. The tour is good for many ages and not at all strenuous for older people. Moves at a slower rate, covering the details of four wards. Given the...More

Thank catherine26macdonald
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were four couples that booked Steve Ellis for a walking tour on our first day in Savannah. Steve was knowledgeable and took the time to find out what our interests were so he would focus on details we would enjoy. We had a mix...More

Thank ddhitchcock
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had Steve do a tour of Savannah for our group of 8 - an introduction to the city and its early history. Great price and a high quality tour!! We toured the four original wards of Savannah and learned about how the architecture and...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Came to Savannah a few years ago & happened to have Steve as our guide. This time our whole family was here and I specifically pre-booked the tour with him. It was just as great! He knows SO much of the town (and the area)...More

Thank Outwego
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Our tour with Steve was a pleasure. His knowledge was incredible, including some real curve ball questions from us. (It shows that he's fourth generation Savannah resident). Engaging and funny too. Highly recommended. Be sure to ask him whether Eli Whitney made money from the...More

Thank shkryger1
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We've been on walking/ghost/Segway tours all over the world. This walking tour of historic Savannah was simply the best. Steve's detailed knowledge and sense of humour entertained us all morning and with a few hint of where to go to drink and dine Many thanks...More

Thank Phil-I-am61
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It's important to know that Steve Ellis is an 8th Generation Savannahian. Consequently his tours are peppered with personal insights and research that he's done over many years. We had a wonderful 2-hour strolling visit with Savannah and Steve, which added depth to the hop...More

Thank Katkin52
Reviewed 20 February 2017

On a school trip with 55 teenagers, we booked a walking tour through the gorgeous city of Savannah. The guide was responsive and lively. A lot of details about the Civil War. The tour lasts 1h30 and goes through most of the 24 squares that...More

Thank Rauwel V
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Really like how steve made the tour historical also not just about ghosts. Well worth the time and money

Thank jhudrick
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I have been to Savannah at least six times and have probably done 3 or 4 different types of tours, and Steve's historical haunted tour was the best one by far. First, he is a 4th generation resident of Savannah, and his great-grandfather planted many...More

Thank yorklmd
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