Spend the day exploring Savannah’s grand mansions and hidden gardens and hear its most haunted secrets. Enjoy this media rich, GPS enabled tour experience, complete with a souvenir photo for each stop as well as a list of nearby attractions with website addresses and phone numbers. We have also included a local’s guide to
1.Savannah Restaurants (with menu links)
2.Things to do in Savannah, Tybee and the surrounding areas
3.The Best Savannah Festivals with website links and full contact information.
About the tour: Choose your own route or follow our recommended tour route that leads you through Savannah’s beautiful historic district, in and around famous landmarks, museums, and shopping and dining options. Enjoy professionally narrated stories with period music and sound effects. Navigate the content through the detailed stop menu or tour map which links to a GPS tour map. The tour works offline too so you don’t have to worry about needing a network or wi-fi connection.
Estimated Tour time: 3-5 hours
Audio: 120 minutes
Tour Route Length: 2.3 miles plus .5 miles scenic walking route
# of tracks: 22 tracks (18 stops, 2 bonus features, Intro & Parting Words)
In the 1800s Savannah rose to international prominence as the largest cotton port in the US. High society reigned and architects from around the world were commissioned to build magnificent mansions for Savannah’s wealthy. Hear the enthralling story of this fair city from its humble beginnings in 1733 as a British colony to its present day revitalization in 21st century America.
Try before you buy!! Also available is The Story of Savannah LITE (free) version which features 3 of the 22 tracks from the full tour.
Other Savannah Apps
The Story of Savannah LITE (free)
Savannah for KIDS ($1.99)
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Audio Tracks: Savannah History at a Glance, Johnson Square, Bay Street, River Street, Reynolds Square, Broughton Street, Oglethorpe Square, Columbia Square, Colonial Park Cemetery, Cathedral of St John the Baptist, Lafayette Square, Madison Square, Visitors Center, Chippewa Square, Bull & Oglethorpe Ave, Wright Square, Telfair Square, Franklin Square, Ellis Square, Parting Words, Bonus Savannah’s Historic Street Plan, Bonus The Civil War & Reconstruction Years
Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.