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Savannah Bonaventure Cemetery Journey

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Thunderbolt, United States

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icon2 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English


Explore Savannah’s famous Bonaventure Cemetery on this guided tour. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure, then discover the cemetery’s scenery and stories with tour guide, storyteller, historian, author and artist Shannon Scott or his talented assistants. See where death and beauty meet and learn about the symbolism, art, architecture and burial traditions of the Victorian Age and other periods. Hear about famous lyricist Johnny Mercer, underground poet Conrad Aiken, maritime hero Josiah Tattnall and many more who call this special spot their final resting place.
  • Tour Savannah’s Bonaventure Cemetery
  • Learn from a local tour guide and storyteller
  • Hear stories about those who are buried here and their connection to Savannah
  • Select from a morning or afternoon departure time
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Professional guide
Professional art historian guide
Local guide
DVD (available to purchase)
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Signed Poster Art (Available For Purchase)

Departure Point

330 Bonaventure Rd, Thunderbolt, GA 31404, USA

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please check your Parking & Meeting Instructions
  • Wheelchair accessible, but there are uneven surfaces that may require a helper
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Shannon Scott

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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What is the maximum group size during Savannah Bonaventure Cemetery Journey?
This activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers.

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Best part of our vacation
, Jun 2021
Shannon Was incredibly memorable with interesting and great stories. This Tour was the highlight of our vacation. I gave his card out immediately plus his recommendation for Wormsloe gave me our Christmas card photo and his lunch recommendation gave us the best grits I’ve ever eaten!!!
Great tour with Shannon
, Jun 2021
Shannon was a wonderful guide. Informative and very entertaining! How does he know so much? Great two hour tour.
Great Tour
, Jun 2021
Jessica was a great guide! She covered not only the local folklore but also the history of the cemetery as well as those buried there! Great job!
Knowledgeable snd fun
, Jun 2021
Shannon is an excellent tour guide and historian. He made our trip to Bonaventure very memorable and fun. Next time we’re innSavannah I will look up his other tours and further our knowledge of Savannah and the surrounding area with him!
Bonaventure tour
, Jun 2021
Shannon was an excellent guide. We enjoyed all of his stories - he knows his stuff! We highly recommend this tour.
So much interesting history.
, Jun 2021
This tour is awesome. Shannon was amazing and so knowledgeable about Bonaventure Cemetery. I was in Savannah for 5 days and this tour was my favorite.
Great experience
, Jun 2021
It was an amazing experience. The tour guide was knowledgeable and very interesting. I would recommend to friends and family. Loved all of it!
Worth every penny!!!!
, May 2021
Shannon was an extremely knowledgeable guide. I really liked his personal anecdotes and his obvious connection to the area. We’ve visited Savannah for 16 years and it’s always fun when you learn something new about a place you love!
A historical tour of famous people
, May 2021
Shannon our tour guide was so amazing full of knowledge and knew so much history of Savannah !!!! A great narrator ... we enjoyed the tour and he was the Best
Interesting tour
, May 2021
It was a very informative and interesting tour. The history was reveled through the different types of grave markers and other ways. It went a little long but was a good tour overall.

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