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Cumberland Island National Seashore

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Address: Cumberland Island National Seashore, Box 806, Cumberland Island, GA GA 31558
Phone Number: 912-882-4336

Island known for its wide beaches and variety of outdoor activities.

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Land & Legacies Tour

Fantastic all day tour of Cumberland Island in air conditioned van with terrific guide, Erin. She was fun and a font of knowledge on the animals, marshes, trees, and history of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Kathy S
Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic all day tour of Cumberland Island in air conditioned van with terrific guide, Erin. She was fun and a font of knowledge on the animals, marshes, trees, and history of the Vanderbilt's who built the large houses. One of best tour I have ever done.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was my fourth visit to the Island but my first time camping. It's just as beautiful and amazing as I remembered. The beach is pristine and secluded with tons of sea shells. The forests are quiet, beautiful and just spectacular. It's all unlike anything you've ever seen before. The Dungeness ruins are neat to see and this is where... More 

1 Thank Tullia2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The island is a great place to visit. Quiet and a place to get away from it all and get back to nature. We camped one night at Sea Camp. Camp site 9 is a nice, private site with plenty of room for 4. Other sites were not as private. #9 is a medium site. The small ones were tiny.... More 

1 Thank Mazma5
Panama City Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful places we have been on the east coast. After a 45 minute ferry ride to the island. We took our Beach Cruiser Bicycles with us for a 10 dollar extra charge per bike. And it was worth it. We got to see a lot of the island. You will see a lot of Feral Horses.... More 

1 Thank SSdeckhand1
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always wanted to see Cumberland Island (CI) - even before John and Carolyn Kennedy married there. The first tip I would like to give you is HUGE! CI is a USNPS (Federal) (National Park Service) and if you are a disabled veteran (must have VA card with you), you are entitled to a LIFETIME FREE membership card. The... More 

1 Thank Christine H
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We brought our bikes (Hybrids which are good for paved and off road rides) thinking it would be an easy ride on the "Main Road". We were so wrong. The "Main Road" is not paved but consists of essentially beach sand. It's just not as thick as the sand actually on the beach but is loosely packed. Thus, it was... More 

4 Thank Tom B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 4th time coming here. It's beautiful but there's a lot to see in a short period of time because you have to plan your trip around the ferry schedule and its primitive. If you're going for one day get off at the first stop by Dungeness and make your way to Sea Camp. This way you can... More 

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Cocoa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hiked at Cumberland Island National Seashore yesterday with my favorite travel partner, my hubby. What a beautiful place! Historic ruins, wild horses, pristine beach. It is only accessible by boat, and you have to bring all your own food/water. In hindsight, maybe picking a day to go hiking for 6 hours when the temps reached 100 degrees wasn't the best... More 

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting Saint Mary’s GA, we decided to take the ferry boat ride to National Park on Cumberland Island and take the “Land and Legacies Tour”. You will need to take a lunch, because you leave from the dock at 9:30am and there are no restaurants on the island. The air-conditioned van ride through the forest and underbrush was quite... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a wonderful island, the trip on the ferry was nice and comfortable and the exploring on the island was incredible. The wild horses were grazing freely, there were a couple baby filly's staying close to their mothers. Plenty of bird watching, armadillos, even an alligator in the lagoon (which surprised me). Nice, quiet, gorgeous island. Plenty of people took... More 

1 Thank JacquiSanDiego

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