Want take a walk on the spooky side this Halloween season? Explore the haunted history of the city with the Savannah's Grave Tales Ghost Tour. This 90-minute excursion is an eerie treat taking you to the city's most mysterious mansions, houses, graveyards, and burial grounds. This beautiful and historic city has a dark side filled with frightening tales that are all true. While many scary tours rely on local legends, the Grave Tales Ghost Tour is a fascinating exploration of the city's spine-tingling history.
Fans of history will love this tour that includes a stop at Madison Square, the site of one of the bloodiest battles during the Revolutionary War, and Wright Square, also known as "Hanging Square." Another stop along the route is Colonial Burial Cemetery which has teased locals with over 200 years of ghost stories. Led by local guides who blend frightening tales with a sense of humor, you'll hear personal stories of legendary characters who may still haunt these hair-raising locations. This bone-chilling tour is the perfect way to spend Halloween in Savannah!
During the weeks leading up to Halloween, the tour kicks off at 9 pm seven nights a week. Tickets for this eerie experience are $19.95, and you can buy them online. Weekend tours tend to fill up fast, especially, during late October, so make sure to plan ahead. Savannah's Grave Tales Ghost Tour leaves from Johnson Square in the Historic District. The starting point is about a five-minute walk from our hotel, so you won't have far to go before or after the tour.