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Footprints of Savannah Walking Tours

Savannah, GA, USA
About Footprints of Savannah Walking Tours
The Footprints of Savannah Walking Tour is a complete story of the institution of slavery in Savannah leading up to the American Civil War. Take a walk along the forgotten footpaths of Savannah where this business of human sale made its mark in the 1850s.This Footprints Tour focuses on the business of slavery, its brokers and their profits.
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Reviewed June 28, 2019

I loved Vaughnette from the moment I called her to book the tour. She filled in all the gaps missing from other tours. We were wowed throughout the tour on how misinformed we were on the black experience in Savannah. She is knowledgeable, funny, and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Brittbratt1103
Reviewed April 4, 2019 via mobile

After taking a different tour, it was obvious that an integral part of Savannah's history was missing from the guide's narrative. I sought out a tour to complete the story and found this one. It was awesome. Ms Vaughnette was so engaging. I've never heard...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

Excellent!!!!! Thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Adds so much substance to all that you see. Will be bringing others.

Date of experience: April 2019
3  Thank bsimpson2056
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

In this tour you can see buildings allees, monuments and squares while interacting with them at ground level (rather than a moving bus), and hear about the people whose labor built the city, many while battling enslavement and every injustice. And yet many built and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank pam m
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Vaughnette is knowledgeable, personable, friendly, funny and thorough. We had a great time on her tour and recommend it to everyone!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank brunocal
Reviewed December 30, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed this tour. Vaughnette does a great job of engaging the whole group and of fostering a sense of community. She asks questions of the participants, and welcomes any questions that we had of her. I highly recommend taking this tour to help...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend the Footprints of Savannah tour! Vaughnette is an excellent tour guide. She is easy to connect with and extremely attentive, and of course is very knowledgeable about the history of the city and its inhabitants. We were thankful for the opportunity to learn...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vs21057
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

My family was in Savannah for a family reunion so we decided to take the Footprints of Savannah tour. My whole family was blown away from this tour! We talked about the information we learned from this tour for days. I felt like I got...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank purple3132
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Vaughnette started by honoring the ancestors who lived this part of our US history that isn't in our history books. This tour deepened my understanding of what I can only imagine it might have been like to be alive during the time of slavery in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank julie l
Reviewed June 7, 2018

The first thing Vaughnette asked us when we met was why we were taking this tour, and we told her we needed to know more about the lives of black people in Savannah. That is exactly what we learned. Everyone knows that slavery was terrible,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from lynandjim2017 | Reviewed this property |
Thought I answered this a couple of minutes ago: just call the phone number given on the Internet description for Footprints of Savannah. I think the number is 912, 695, 872 but please check because I may be remembering... More