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Find the Spots Where Savannah Made Movie History

Savannah's Movie Tours and More will be a hit with your group, as you see spots where scenes from famous movies, like Forrest Gump, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, The Last Song, and The Conspirator.

Take a Cooking Class

Chef Joe Randall's cooking school teaches the basics of low country cooking with a sense of humor—and lots of talent. Sign up in advance for a private class for your group, or browse the scheduled classes and choose something that suits your fancy—from learning to create a lowcountry brunch to mastering the art of cooking duck.

Explore City Market

More than just a collection of shops, City Market, is the original site where farmers and traders interacted in the 18th and 19th century. Wander the shops, enjoy outdoor music played on the street, and grab ice cream or another sweet treat from one of the many cafes lining the sidewalk.

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SHOPPING AT CITY MARKET

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Try the To-Go Cup Tradition

Savannah is one of only three cities in the country that have an open-container law. Head to a local bar, ask for a to-go cup, and sip as you explore the city or rest your feet and watch the world go by in one of the city's beautiful squares.

Hit the Beach

Tybee Island, just 20 miles away, is a nature lover's dream. Spend an afternoon hanging on the sand, then end the evening with a celebratory toast at one of the many beachside restaurants and bars, like Fannies on the Beach.

Treat Yourself

Everyone knows calories don't count on vacation, which is a good thing, since Savannah has plenty of sweets that will keep your energy from flagging during the day. Leopold's Ice Cream is a local institution, so grab a cone and enjoy!

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LEOPOLD'S ICE CREAM

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Grab Drinks at the Crystal Beer Parlor

With a generous happy hour and burgers that locals love, the Crystal Beer Parlor is the perfect place to unwind after a long day of sightseeing.

Enjoy Local Cuisine

Spend an afternoon shopping, then have everyone meet up at Rocks on the Roof, a cool lounge with cool cocktails, a fire pit, and a birds-eye view of the Savannah River. Either order tapas-style appetizers, or head downstairs to Rocks on the River, a cool restaurant with Southern influenced comfort food.

Have Lunch at the Gryphon Tea Room

Gryphon Tea Room has an organic menu and impeccable service make this square side spot an absolute must on your itinerary. Part of the Savannah College of Art and Design, SCAD, the cafe is the ideal place to stop for a salad before or after browsing Shop SCAD, filled with art made by SCAD students and alums.

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VIEW OF TALMADGE BRIDGE FROM RIVER STREET

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STAY

Picture you and your girlfriends relaxing in high style at the Mansion at Forsyth Park in elegant rooms overlooking our famous park. Or switch into your pajamas and feel at home in the comfort of the historic President’s Quarters Inn where you’ll all feel like first ladies. Staying with your girlfriends has never been so rejuvenating!

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Girls Weekend Getaway