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Savannah: Riverboat Narrated Harbor Sightseeing Cruise

Savannah: Riverboat Narrated Harbor Sightseeing Cruise

Activity provider: Savannah Riverboat Cruises
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From US$ 38.50 per person

Likely to sell out

Sail along Savannah's beautiful waterfront on a Savannah Riverboat. Discover Savannah's history via live commentary, and even experience the thrill of hearing the Old Fort Jackson cannons.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Listen to the captain's tales and historical gems along the way
  • Marvel at one of the oldest original artillery pieces in the country at Old Fort Jackson
  • Enjoy the scenic view of Savannah's historical riverfront
Full description

During this new 1 ½ hour cruise you can experience the river that was – and remains – the lifeblood of Savannah! Hear our Captain’s intriguing tales and historic facts about the modern port and the ships that visit from all over the world. Then make your way down river to Old Fort Jackson, home of one of the largest and oldest original artillery pieces in the country! Take advantage of the great photo opportunities of Savannah’s historic riverfront and skyline. Bar & Grille items are available for purchase. *This cruise does not include the lunch buffet* Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to sailing time.

  • 1.5-hour river cruise tour
  • Live commentary
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food or drinks

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Meeting point

Please pick up your tickets at the Riverboat Ticket Office located at 9 East River Street, near Olympia Cafe, and River Street Sweets. The boat is located across from the ticket office, at the dock. If you are driving you can park your car at the public parking lots on River Street, Bay street level, and Bryan Street Parking Garage.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Tour takes place come rain or shine
  • You must allow an extra 30–60 minutes to find parking in downtown Savannah
  • You can purchase food and drinks on the boat
  • You will not be offered a refund if you miss the boat
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 342 reviews

Review summary

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We walked up and down the riverfront but did not have a clue about the history, info about the commerce, and everything learned on the cruise. Our host was funny, and very knowledgeable. Recommend this tour if you want to just rest your weary toes, and to learn about this bustling city.

September 20, 2022

Lots of fun. Get in line early if you want an indoor seat by a window or an outdoor seat with shade. We boarded at the last minute and had options of an indoor seat (not by a window) or an outside seat in direct sun. It was a bit hot. Overall, however, a very good experience.

August 21, 2022

Easy on off access. The narrator was great. We forgot to pick up our pictures. I think that a number should be given to you for easy pick up. During the excursion I saw two people walking around looking for people to give their pictures to. It looked as though they were not too successful.

October 17, 2021

Product ID: 384319