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The Lands and Legacies Tour

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Cumberland Island, GA
+1 877-860-6787
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If you want to see all the Northern part of the Island and only have one day, you need to take this tour.

Van fits 13 people comfortably. There are two running simultaneously. It is a life-saver for anyone... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Maria K
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Florida
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The tour is a must. Our guide Mike knew every bit of history there is about the island. We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Priscilla R
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Atlantic Beach, Florida, United States
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Cumberland Island, GA
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Reviewed yesterday

Van fits 13 people comfortably. There are two running simultaneously. It is a life-saver for anyone that cannot, or doesn't want to, trek over 18 miles between the hours of 10 am and 4 pm.(ferry arrival/departure) to see the Northern end of this beautiful, spectacular...More

Thank Maria K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour is a must. Our guide Mike knew every bit of history there is about the island. We enjoyed the boat ride over and then the beautiful island and all the wildlife. Touring the homes and property and learning about the original families was...More

Thank Priscilla R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took the tour on Feb. 5th. We had a great time! Our tour guide Mike did an excellent job and was very knowledgeable about the history of the island and the area. We would definitely recommend the tour... Cumberland Island is...More

Thank gsdamron
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wonderful day. Mike Fulford was our guide. He was fantastic. He knew the island so well from his many years of working here. He was a great story teller. A joy to spend the day on this magical island.

1  Thank Jo-Anne G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a tour with the Lands and Legacies Tour in late December and it was fantastic! Our tour guide was Mike and he's a phenomenal story-teller. It truly was amazing the way he weaved the fascinating stories of Cumberland with humor and accuracy. We're...More

1  Thank Grace K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First be sure to read the instructions on line. If you do all it says you will have no problems. I consider the trip expensive for what we got. First you are put in a Van. If you are in the first row of seats...More

1  Thank JoAnn B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was blessed to take this tour yesterday. I had been to the island many times before but was only able to hike and enjoy the southern end. I was always curious about the rest of the island. Our tour guide Mike made the history...More

Thank terrippinder
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have always wanted to visit Cumberland Island. In January we made it and the Land and Legacies Tour came highly recommended especially for a first time visitor. All I can say is that it definitely was the best journey back in time we have...More

Thank Gay F
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Mike was exceptional! The background and history he gave of the island and it's inhabitants was the highlight of the tour. That is saying a lot given the sheer raw beauty of the island. We will definitely return after this great overview...More

Thank Mike A
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Best way to visit the island for the first time. I highly recommend Mike our tour guide, he has a vast degree of knowledge about the island and is very entertaining. Make sure you pack a lunch, we didn't know that there wasn't any food/drinks...More

Thank swiderst
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joanputrino
11 April 2017|
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Response from coco5259 | Reviewed this property |
I gave the tour 5 stars
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rcrsteph
25 March 2017|
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Response from Elaine H | Reviewed this property |
I suspect they would not.
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Gail C
24 May 2016|
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There are no paved roads on Cumberland. It is all packed sand. The tour is bumpy on the northern end of the island due to tree roots. You do have to do the whole tour once onboard. If your primary goal is to see the horses... More
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