Savannah, Georgia is a charming Southern escape where art, period architecture, trendy boutiques and ghost stories are all set under a veil of Spanish moss. Savannah is a place where cuisine comes straight from the coast. Come and discover the enchanting soul of Savannah. It provides the perfect playground. History buffs swarm Savannah, taking in the rich, significant sites like Old Fort Jackson, Fort Pulaski National Monument and Bonaventure Cemetery. Fashionistas comb Broughton Street for high-end designs, and foodies crave specialties in gourmet shops. Art lovers enjoy the renowned Telfair Academy and the SCAD Museum of Art as well as an eclectic variety of art galleries.
In a captivating city that mixes its historic allure with an eclectic offering of shows, venues and festivals, Savannah presents an array of entertaining pursuits. It’s no surprise the city has been the star in books, movies and TV shows. Marvel at the architecture inside and out at the Savannah Theatre, built in 1818, which continues to stage a roster of rollicking, rotating musicals. Get extra helpings of infectious Southern charm by timing a visit during one of the many festivals celebrating the music scene, local history, St. Patrick’s Day, and seafood.
The city begs for its visitors to stay outdoors and absorb its natural beauty. Stroll down picturesque cobblestone streets. See gardens and fountains and sit a spell under shady trees in 22 historic squares dotting the city. Let someone else do the navigating via a trolley, horse-drawn carriage or riverboat. Stretch out on a sandy beach at Tybee Island, and take a dip in the Atlantic Ocean. Whatever pace your group prefers, Savannah can offer a rich and memorable experience.
St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah
St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah is a day packed with Irish heritage, music, fun and lots of green. The Savannah’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is one of the largest in America. Marching bands, dancers and people riding elaborate floats come to Savannah from all over the Southeast to participate in the parade. Locals and visitors look forward to the parade all year – it’s one of Savannah’s most famous events!
Interested in exploring Savannah and performing in its infamous St. Patrick’s Day Parade? Super Holiday Tours can arrange all details for your student group, so you can grab some green beads, dance to the percussionists and bagpipes, and get your camera ready for one of the most silly, exciting and greenest days of your life!