Savannah's Spookiest: Three Great Ghost Tours

Looking for a good scare while you're staying at your Savannah Inn? BBOnline has unearthed the three scariest ghost tours in one of the south's most historic cities. With almost 300 years of history Savannah has some fantastic cemeteries, and some Savannah residents just won't stay dead. So don't forget to pack your walking shoes and make plans to stroll through the moonlight, looking for ghosts on at least one of these tours. Whether or not your believe in ghosts, these tours will give you a new perspective on Savannah's history and culture.

Savannah Tours- The Most Haunted House in Savannah
6 W Harris Street
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 236-8888
savannahtours.net

Tour the house that has the reputation of Savannah's most haunted house, and see why Ghost Hunters filmed its first ever Halloween special inside this historically creepy home. Visitors along the tour as well as other guests regularly report ethereal activity. Savannah Tours also offers a walking ghost tour that takes you through the old cemetary. These 90-minute tours leave at 6:45 and 10:15 every evening. Kids 7-12 pay $10 and adults pay $18. Savannah Tours leads other tours throughout the city as well, all close to your Savannah Bed and Breakfast.

Ghost Talk Ghost Walk Tours
4401 Montgomery St, Savannah, GA
(912) 233-3896
Based on the book Savannah Specters and Other Strange Tales by Margaret DeBolt, this tour has a reputation for taking a lighthearted yet spooky approach to the many hauntings close to your Savannah Inn. This tour leaves from John Wesley's monument in Reynold's Square (located on Abercorn Street) every night at dusk. This tour costs $10 for adults and $5 for children, but don't let its low price fool you- this tour has received attention from Frommer's as well as the New York Times Travel and Leisure Magazine. This tour fills up, so make reservations when you arrive at your Savannah Bed and Breakfast.

Cobblestone Tours Candlelight Haunted History Tour
Departing from the front gates of Colonial Park Cemetery at the corner of Abercorn Street and Oglethorpe Avenue
(912) 604-3007

If you're looking for an authentic yet not quite so intense ghost tour while you're staying at a Savannah Bed and Breakfast, consider Cobblestone Tours' Candlelight Haunted History tour. This tour, given by guides dressed in period costumes, take guests through the streets of Savannah and talk not only about the hauntings but also about folklore. The stories progress from the Colonial days of Savannah through the present-day city. Guests can also combine this tour with Cobblestone Tours' Haunted Pub Crawl. The Candlelight Haunted History Tour leaves at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. every evening. The tour costs $10 per person (less for anyone under 55 or under 12).