Things To Do with Kids in Savannah, GA
Outdoor Adventures & Activities
These featured kid-friendly Savannah outdoor attractions will definitely entertain your little ones, while teaching them about the historic and natural wonders that surround Savannah. Visit Tybee Island and find plenty to do with your entire family in Savannah.
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This is the southernmost boundary of the historical district. Paved, lighted sidewalks are handicapped accessible and surround Savannah’s most popular walking trail. The distance around the 30-acre park is 1.5 miles. The northern part of the park has 44 trees per acre with the predominant tree... being the Live Oak and the predominant shrub being the azalea.Read More >
Tybee Island Light Station and Museum
Ordered by General James Oglethorpe, Governor of the 13th colony in 1732, the Tybee Island Light Station has been guiding mariners’ safe entrance into the Savannah River for over 270 years. The Tybee Island Light Station is one of America’s most intact, having all of its historic... support buildings on its five-acre site. Four lighthouses are available for visiting and volunteers are on hand to answer questions.Read More >
Tybee means “salt” to Native Americans, but the name of this low-key seaside resort now brings to mind words such as, “sun”, “sand”, and “fun”! Located 18 miles east of Savannah, this small barrier island boasts a wide, three-mile long beach that... is perfect for sunbathing, people-watching, and frolicking in the waves of the Atlantic Ocean. The island’s south-end pier and pavilion is a splendid venue for strolling above the ocean and fishing. See the movie, “The Last Song”, starring Miley Cyrus, which was filmed on Tybee Island!Read More >
Oatland Island Wildlife Center
Oatland Island Wildlife Center is situated halfway between downtown Savannah and Tybee Island. Here, you can see many indigenous animals, including Georgia livestock, bison, alligators, bobcats, and lots of sea and plant life. Oatland Island Wildlife Center offers many different seasonal... programs aimed at children. Call or visit their website to find out what’s going on during your stay in Savannah!Read More >
Sea Kayak Georgia
If your family enjoys the outdoors, you might want to take a Kayak Tour. Kayaking is very easy and a great way to get up close to nature. A variety of tours are offered for all ages. Explore our waterways, marshes, and barrier islands but, most importantly … get ready to relax!
Dolphin Magic Tours
Dolphin Magic Tours was originally founded by Captain Derek Brown in the summer of 1999. The 41-foot twin turbo diesel has a maximum capacity of 48 people. Come aboard, sit back, relax, and enjoy a full-featured narrated tour of Savannah’s riverfront, the Waving Girl statue, Old Fort... Jackson, and Fort Pulaski. Then, enjoy the excitement of watching Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins play around historic Tybee Beach. Each cruise is one-and-a-half to two hours long. The season runs from March to November, and bringing sunscreen and a camera is recommended. There are restrooms on board, and rain checks are offered if it should rain on the day that you book.Read More >