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Guided Tours

No trip to the Golden Isles is complete without experiencing one of our nature, historic, or ghost tours.

Ariel shot of a Kayaking Tour in a clear-water channel through the Golden Isles marshlandWhether you're new to the Golden Isles or you've been here a hundred times, our guided tours are sure to give you a unique perspective of the Georgia coast—and an experience you'll never forget.

Nature Tours

With our coastal marshlands and beaches so full of life, there are very few places better suited for nature tours. You can choose from quiet and educational birding toursto discover many of the 300+ species that frequent the Golden Islesor an adventurous and educational shrimping tour or one of our many dolphin tours.

Historic Trolley Tours

One of the most popular tours on St. Simons Island are the trolley tours. Ride along the island to see historic landmarks and local attractions while learning about the stories, people and legends that make the Golden Isles magical.  Other well-known tours are provided by the Jekyll Island Museum. These historic tours feature a guided tram tour of the 240-acre historic district, including entry into two historic cottages built by prominent members of the “Millionaire’s Club”.

Ghost Tours

Whether it's the middle of May or Halloween, enjoy an eerie ghost tour on St. Simons Island or in Brunswick year round to learn about the legends of our past. Rumor has it that some of our historic sites are haunted and might provide a paranormal experience you will never forget.

Please use the list of tours below to assist you in choosing the best experience to complete your next trip to the Golden Isles.

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Guided Segway® PT Tour

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The eco-friendly Fun Tour on the Segway® PT allows you to glide along the trails and personally witness this truly unique area. Our educated guide will point out the plant and animal life as you stop to observe the sights.

Jekyll Island Dolphin Tours

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Travel the rivers, creeks, beaches, and sounds observing bottlenose dolphin by boat with a professional crew who all love the water, what they do and have all been doing this for over 10 years.

Jekyll Island Sunset Dolphin Tour

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Our Family Friendly Sunset Dolphin Tour departs from the Jekyll Wharf about an hour before sunset and we are out for about 90 minutes.

Jekyll Island Twilight Cruise

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This twilight cruise is designed especially for adults and is one of the finest ways to end the day or begin the night. We depart about 1 1/2 hours before sunset on Fridays and Saturdays, April through July and we are out for about 2 hours.

Lighthouse Trolley Tour

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Welcome aboard! We start our tours of St. Simons from foot of the St. Simons Fishing Pier in the Village and Tickets can be purchased at most island hotel front desks and pick up services can be arranged for groups of six or more at your hotel location.

Saint Simons Colonial Island Trolley Tours

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Enjoy air-conditioned comfort on the newest trolley on the island. St. Simons Colonial Island Tours offers the complete island experience. Ride in comfort and style while visiting historic sites and learn of the islands history, culture and geology.

St. Simons Ghost Tours by Trolley

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Our after dinner evening event on St. Simons is a History & Ghost Tour by Trolley.
We visit sites of authentic island history and give you the ghostly story behind them.
One of the most sought after evening things to do for individuals, couples, families, and private groups.

St. Simons Trolley Tours

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Tour beautiful St. Simons Island, Georgia aboard the original, vintage GREEN trolley!

Village Creek Landing Boat Cruise

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An intimate look at the beautiful, remote waterways between St. Simons, Sea Island, and Little St. Simons. Departing the private dock at Village Creek Landing, this a perfect trip for relaxing, photography, sunset cruises, and to experience the true nature of Georgia's Golden Isles.

Bird Ramble

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These rambles are a brief introduction to Jekyll's natural areas. Perfect for beginning birders and families. Loaner binoculars available upon request.

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Bird Ramble- $20 per person

90 minute tour

Wednesday and Friday mornings: 9:00am - 10:30am

Carriage Tours of Jekyll Island

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Relax and enjoy a leisurely carriage tour in the beautiful Historic District of Jekyll Island. See the cottages of Rockefeller, Macy and Goodyear, as well as the Faith Chapel and many more.

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$15.00 Adults
$7.00 Children 12 and under (infants free)

Coastal Biplane Tours

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Classic Air Ventures provides open cockpit biplane scenic tours in an authentic 1940 or 1941 WACO UPF-7. The open cockpit design allows for panoramic views and an incredible photo opportunity.

Day Trip on Little St. Simons Island

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Day trips are a memorable introduction to this rare and wondrous natural world! Little St. Simons Island welcomes you to an exciting day amid its 10,000 unbothered, unhurried acres of wildlife, deserted beaches, maritime forests and vast saltmarshes.

Georgia Beach Walk Tours

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Take a walk with a naturalist...

Beaches, Birds, and Botany: Walk a stretch of beach where you’ll learn about the plants and animals living there—from shells to shorebirds, sea oats, sand dollars, and more; then toss a cast net to see who swims just below the water’s surface!!

Ghost Walk of St. Simons

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Join us for an entertaining and informative glimpse of the spirited side of St. Simons Island. Experience strange tales of local folklore, murder, mystery, and fright.

Historic Downtown Brunswick Tour

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Historic Tours Downtown offers walking tours (by appointment only) of the historic downtown waterfront city of Brunswick, Georgia. This ninety minute tour covers roughly 1 mile and covers all major historical sites in the downtown area including an entrance to an historic property.

Jekyll Island Tram Tour | "Passport to the Century"

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In 1886, 53 prominent American tycoons founded the Jekyll Island Club, and members created an exclusive gilded era island retreat on Georgia’s coast for their family and friends. These empire builders shaped our nation and likewise laid the foundation for Jekyll Island’s rich future.

Lady Jane Shrimpin' Cruise

Take a few hours out of the day and spend it aboard Lady Jane.

Last Ride Ghost Tours

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We provide ghost/history tours in a converted 1994 Cadillac Hearse.
We cover all of historic downtown Brunswick residential and business areas.

St. Simons Dolphin Tour

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Ready to "get out on the water" and go for an exciting trip out into our local marshlands and river? Our marshlands are teeming with dolphins, birdlife, alligators, many different species of wildlife!

The Blue Dolphin Eco Tour

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Ecological/Dolphin tours aboard the Blue Dolphin — a comfortable, safe and dry ride for her passengers.

Tidelands Nature Walks

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Join an experienced guide for a 1 1/2 - 2 hour walk through the beaches, maritime forests and salt marshes of Jekyll Island. 4-H Tidelands Nature Center offers regularly scheduled walks from March-October (no reservations necessary).

Turtle Walks

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Explore the beach at night, and learn about the amazing journey of loggerhead sea turtles nesting along the Georgia Coast.