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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Walking Tour of Savannah

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  • 2-hour Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil walking tour of Savannah
  • Explore the literary sites of Savannah
  • Learn about the history and culture of this historic Southern town
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Walking Tour of Savannah
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2:00pm Good and Evil TourMost Popular
Our Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Walking Tour departs at 2:00pm in the Spring and Fall season.
US$25.00
10:00am Good and Evil Tour
Our Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Walking Tour departs at 10:00am July 1 through Sept. 30.
US$25.00
Overview
Travel back in time and into the pages of the best-selling book Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil on this one-of-a-kind 2-hour Savannah city tour. You'll follow your professional guide to sites described in this epic book and get an up close look at the landmarks and destinations described in this popular story. Learn about the author, the story and the movie that was filmed here as you take in the sites and sounds of historic Savannah.
What to Expect

Are you a fan of "The Book" (that's what we call it around here)? Then you'll definitely want to journey deep into the pages of best-selling Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil on this 1.5 to 2-hour walking tour. Enjoy new insights into the characters and events depicted in author John Berendt's non-fiction masterwork as you make your way through Savannah's Historic District, led by a knowledgeable guide who is both a long-time Savannah resident and a veteran journalist.

You'll also get an up-close-and-personal look at the sites dotting the downtown Savannah landscape where the story takes place, including the Hamilton-Turner Inn, Clary's Cafe, Mercer-Williams house, and many more.

Reviews (35)
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Don't miss it

Martin was excellent. He gave our tour even though it was only 2 of us. The tour included not only items from the book and movie, but it also included other facts about the city. The tour was well planned including a rest stop. No...More

2  Thank mdtraveler1237
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
I recommend it!

I read the book when it first came out and wish I had re-read. While this is the case, I definitely enjoyed the tour. Informative and entertaining. The only think missing was information on the patterns in the square where the tours ends.More

Thank Gloria H
smartin954, Owner at Savannah Sidewalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Gloria - I'm glad you enjoyed your tour, and thank you for the recommendation. Not sure I understand what you're asking about re "patterns in the square." Please feel free to drop me an email, I'm happy to try to explain anything I may...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Wonderful Tour

We had a great time on this tour. Martin was the perfect tour guide and was an expert on The Book, the movie and Savannah. It was a nice size group (not too large) and a perfect day to enjoy all the sights and stories....More

3  Thank pathei1
smartin954, Owner at Savannah Sidewalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hi Pat - Many thanks for your kind review. I'm glad you enjoyed the tour! All the best- Martin Sinderman

Reviewed 27 July 2018
FABULOUS TOUR ! A MUST DO!

As a fan of The Book ( yes, in Savannah it’s revered with capital letters!) and The Movie this walking tour was the highlight of my Savannah stay. But even if you haven’t read it or seen it, this tour covers major sights around Savannah’s...More

3  Thank Carolyn C
smartin954, Owner at Savannah Sidewalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Hi Carolyn - It's always great to have a true fan of The Book say they enjoyed themselves on the tour. It was a pleasure to have you as my guest -- and Thank You for your kind review! Best Regards- Martin Sinderman

Reviewed 26 June 2018
A wonderful tour-with expert information!

Martin is amazing tour guide! Many facts and Savannah tips! Knows the movie/book/city very well. Accommodated our large group and took photos. Highly recommend the tour.

2  Thank Mary G
smartin954, Owner at Savannah Sidewalk Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for your kind review and the recommendation, Mary. You all were truly a fun group to take out! Best Regards- Martin Sinderman

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757gloriah
18 June 2018|
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Response from VancouverLAMI | Reviewed this property |
It is open, I can’t answer the conceirge question. Jim Williams’ sister lives upstairs; I heard several times it was a disappointing tour.
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Cboom73
14 April 2018|
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Response from VancouverLAMI | Reviewed this property |
It is a slower pace as we stopped and listened to the guide. It is a fair distance though; and the whole time (approx 2 hours) was almost entirely standing.
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