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Take a Historic Tour of St. Simons Island

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Take a Historic Tour of St. Simons Island

Take a ride back through history in a historic boat tour of St. Simons Island. St. Simons is a historic place and what better way to view it than with a historic tour.  Historic tours around St. Simons Island is a great way to explore the area and learn about its history. St. Simons was originally named “San Simone” by 16th-century Spanish explorers.

You can experience the history of St. Simons Island by boat. St. Simons Island is the largest of a chain of Georgia barrier islands known as the Golden Isles and is accessible by a highway from the mainland.

For at least two thousand years, St. Simons was the fishing grounds for Native Americans.  Since that time the Golden Isles has been steeped in historical events. Today, the area is family-friendly with many restaurants, a museum, golf course, and shopping.

The best way to see these areas is with a chartered boat. Chartered boat tours provide a relaxing and fun way to learn about history and the area of St. Simons Island.  Many of the chartered tours will also provide dinner and wine or a sunset cruise.

Historic tours of St. Simons Island will take you near the historic lighthouse, old marshes, the archeological remnants of Fort Frederica, and other historical events. In fact, the St. Simons lighthouse is still maintained as an operational light by the U.S. Coast Guard. You will learn how the area prospered after the civil war and enjoy the rich, beautiful marshes and rivers.

Historic tours around St. Simons Island is perfect for history lovers, couples, families, or anyone who wants to learn more about the area.

The next time you are ready for a water adventure, consider a historic tour around St. Simons Island. You and your guest will have an unforgettable experience.

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