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6 Days | 5 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Explore the streets, squares and amazing architecture of beautiful Savannah: Georgia's earliest settlement — founded by Gen. James Oglethorpe — and America's first planned city. Learn about Savannah as shaped by war, environment, restoration, and people. Discover one of the most fascinating cities in the South!


• Uncover colorful history from generals to ghosts during expert-led walks through the historic district and museum visits.
• Relax to the rhythms of yesteryear as you pay tribute to Savannah native, Johnny Mercer, during a private recital of his music.
• Encounter the oldest tabby ruins in Savannah while exploring the colonial Wormsloe Historic Site nature trails, and enjoy the salt marsh and unique native plants.

Program Notes

Program #11376, “Savannah’s Rich Heritage, Remarkable History and Memorable Music,” offers several of the same educational elements, with lodgings at a first-class hotel, with most meals served in select restaurants in the heart of Savannah’s historic district.

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Walking up to two miles a day over city streets, some uneven; climbing flights of stairs at museums, historic houses (some without elevators); getting on/off buses and trolleys.

Coordinated by Armstrong State University.

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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
1 Performances


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