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Romantic Things To Do In Savannah, Georgia - Updated 2020

Romantic Things To Do In Savannah GA
Michelle Jamie
Michelle Jamie
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Savannah, which was one of the first pre-planned cities in Georgia, is one destination you shouldn’t miss when you’re traveling with your special someone. It is said to be one of the most romantic cities in the world because of its beautiful parks, cobblestoned squares, picturesque district, and the Gothic-Revival Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist. Couples can’t help but be mesmerized when they try the horse-drawn carriage that will take them to see the manicured lawns of the parks and the antebellum architecture which is evident in the whole city. In case you’re wondering about the most romantic things to do in Savannah, we have compiled a list for you that will surely melt anyone’s heart. Check them out, below.

1. Cruise your way to her heart (from USD 49)

If you’re looking for a romantic date idea, then cruising while dolphin watching will make your special someone’s heart melt, thanks to the amazing view and the effort to take her/him on a new adventure. The tour will start at noon and will last for five hours. You will be cruising through Tybee Island’s waterways and watch the dolphin play in their natural habitat. Aside from the dolphins, you’ll also see birdlife, estuaries, and marshes. Also, the tour’s last destination is at the Tybee Island Lighthouse that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. You will surely have a lot of amazing photographs, afterward.

Tybee Island Dolphin Tour

Duration: 5 hours

9 reviews

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2. Cozy walk through Coastal Georgia Botanical Garden

Have a cozy stroll with your special someone at Coastal Georgia Botanical Garden while planning your future life together. Exchange sweet words while seeing the 16 different gardens and the wide variety of plant collections. Also, don’t forget to have your picture taken over the nine-foot cascading waterfall, which is a sanctuary for aquatic plants and enchanting water lilies. You’ll surely have fun walking and holding each other’s hands while seeing the beauty of nature.


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3.Go pub hopping in Savannah (from USD 20)

This Savannah Pubs and Taverns Walking Tour is perfect for couples looking for a different kind of dating experience. If you’re tired of the usual date where you eat in a fancy restaurant, flirt a little, and talk more, then booking this tour will let you experience another kind of date night. You will be pub and tavern hopping in the old colonial part of Savannah’s Historic District. Aside from discounted beer, you will get fresh and juicy scoops about shocking soirees and scandals. But, most importantly you’ll learn about the legends and the lore of the city.

Savannah Pubs and Taverns Walking Tour

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4. Enjoy different dishes on a food tour (from USD 57)

romantic things to do in savannah ga | enjoy different dishes on a food tour

If you want to learn about the history of Savannah with a full stomach, this three-hour first squares food tour is the best option. It is a food tour with history lessons on the side. You will learn about the beautiful architecture and the unique culture of the city, while food-tasting at Savannah’s must-try restaurants that may include the Savannah Bee Company, the Molly MacPherson’s Scottish Pub, the Pie Society, and the Ordinary Pub. An expert guide will head the group of 14 members who will tour the first square. It will end at the City Market, a commercial center since the 1700s. Each corner will surprise you with newly restored warehouses, storefronts, and more.

Savannah: 3-Hour First Squares Food Tour

Duration: 3 hour

147 reviews

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5. Picnic at Forsyth Park

Forsyth park's famous fountain

Forsyth Park is one of the most underrated dating sites in Georgia. It has a romantic and very beautiful ninth-century cast-iron fountain, where lovers go to have a picnic and lounge under a shady tree. If Paris has Eiffel, Savannah has this breathtaking grand fountain. Every Saturday, they have a farmers’ market, which might interest you with fresh produce.

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6. Have a romantic stroll through the historic district (from USD 26)

Savannah is one of the most romantic cities in the world, and there’s no better way to make your partner swoon, but by taking her/him on a stroll in the historic district of Savannah. You will be learning about the local history of the city through an earbud while looking at the fascinating architecture and locations that mold the place. Turn it into a romantic date by taking a lot of sweet pictures along the way. You and your special someone will surely not forget this experience. The tour will be headed by an expert guide that will narrate about the history of the place, real accounts, and written letters of the notable people in Savannah.

Genteel & Bard’s Savannah History Walking Tour

Duration: 2 hours

11 reviews

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7. Ride on a horse-drawn carriage (from USD 47)

romantic things to do in savannah ga | ride on a horse-drawn carriage

Up your dating game by taking your special someone in a horse-drawn carriage tour of the beautiful Savannah. There’s nothing more romantic than to be a little old school and act like a gentleman while touring with your lady in the city’s most sought-after attractions. Savannah is the first pre-planned city in Georgia and it has 20 city squares that boast historical houses, interesting museums, fascinating churches, elegant mansions, beautiful monuments, and the well-known forts of the Revolutionary and Civil War eras. Make sure to tell your guide ahead of time which places you want to go to so that he/she can plan the itinerary well, without wasting any time. The guide will tell you facts and stories about the place, so this will also be a way to learn more about the city.

Private Horse Drawn Carriage Tour

Duration: 50 minutes

17 reviews

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8. Get to know Savannah’s history through a river cruise (from USD 28)

Take your someone special on a romantic cruise where you can both see the first city of Georgia from a different perspective. Make sure to pick a good seat on the glass-enclosed climate-controlled dining and have an amazing full-course meal. Go on the observation deck, the open patio, and take a seat on the upper deck for an amazing panoramic view of Savannah. Sweet talk your lover while dining or sunset viewing and have that one memorable experience that you’ll tell your future children over and over again.

Savannah Riverboat Sightseeing Cruises with Moonlight Option

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

57 reviews

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A haven for couples

Savannah is a haven for couples who are looking to up their dating experience. Go on a cruise, stroll in the park, see the historic district, and ride the horse-drawn carriage. These are only some of the few lovey-dovey things to do here. If you want to experience these and more, head down to Savannah and have the most romantic holiday ahead.

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