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Pick-up at Historic Hotels or Savannah Visitors Center, Savannah, GA
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Bonaventure Cemetery by bus

Wanting to visit Bonaventure cemetery during our short car-less visit to Savannah, we asked the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DaddioBoston
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Good tour, annoying guide

We booked this tour to combine the historic district and Bonaventure Cemetary. Angela, the tour... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2018
FamilyOpsCenter
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Pick-up at Historic Hotels or Savannah Visitors Center, Savannah, GA
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"bonaventure cemetery"
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"midnight in the garden"
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"jim williams"
in 13 reviews
"mercer house"
in 12 reviews
"book movie"
in 7 reviews
"great tour"
in 19 reviews
"main characters"
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"historic district"
in 16 reviews
"midnight tour"
in 6 reviews
"fascinating facts"
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"an air conditioned bus"
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"happy to answer questions"
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"true story"
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"wealth of knowledge"
in 5 reviews
"hotel concierge"
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"movie tour"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanting to visit Bonaventure cemetery during our short car-less visit to Savannah, we asked the hotel concierge if there were any tours that drove to and through the cemetery itself, as rain and heat were forecast every day. He said he only knew of tours...More

Thank DaddioBoston
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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We booked this tour to combine the historic district and Bonaventure Cemetary. Angela, the tour company operator and our guide, spent too much time making mean spirited remarks about SCAD students (repeatedly), other tour guests, random people walking down the street that she found to...More

Thank FamilyOpsCenter
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

We had the best time touring Savannah's history with Angela on the Historic District Tour w/Bonaventure Cemetery.. We ended up being the only two passengers on tour which made it even more fun!! Angela was a blast...had us laughing and learning all around the historic...More

Thank Dina K
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

We had the best time and tour with Angela. We toured the Bonaventure Cemetery and she was a wealth of knowledge! I would highly recommend this tour she has a passion for this and you can tell she’s an expert !

Thank ken h
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Reviewed April 19, 2018

If you're a fan of the book or movie "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" and find yourself in Savannah, this tour is a must-see. The "Book Tour" is fabulous for two distinct reasons: First, you'll get to see many of the shooting...More

Thank Scott W
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We happened on one of your tours at Bonaventure. The tour guide was certainly knowledgeable and engaging, but unfortunately monopolized the area around Johnny Mercer's grave for quite some time. Perhaps they could let their group view the area and then move away to give...More

Thank Linda N
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

What a great experience. Took this tour just before St. Patrick's Day celebration and Savannah was extremely busy. Angela was so knowledgeable, experienced and personable. She knew the movie & book story as well as the true facts and made the tour very enjoyable. I...More

Thank Wbmoore
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

We did the grand midnight tour and it was great. If you have any interest in the book, she (Angela) does an amazing job. She has lived here her whole life so she has has great first hand experience, plus she is quintessentially southern. She...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2018

I'm so glad we did the Grand Midnight Tour. I've yet to read the Midnight book but due to Angela's amazing narrative and extensive knowledge of the people, architecture and Savannah's history, I learned a ton and immediately ordered the book when I got home....More

Thank SuzRoberts
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Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

We were supposed to have a tour at 2 pm. At noon our tour guide called and asked if we could go earlier as the city was closing the cemeteries early (Due to icy conditions) and she didn't want us to miss it. That worked...More

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perkp123
September 22, 2015|
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Response from Tinkles47 | Reviewed this property |
We walked s little through the cemetery, but it is not a walking tour. They picked us up at the hotel; I just called and told them where we were staying. Your was two hours.
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jjayne09
June 21, 2015|
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Response from Carrie G | Reviewed this property |
Angela works for Savannah Heritage Tours.
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MNTraveler13
June 15, 2015|
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Response from VaCruz | Reviewed this property |
The tour of Bonaventure Cemetery was included in our overall tour so I do not know the specific cost of just touring Bonaventure. I would think you could easily find that info on-line.
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