Located in the state of Georgia in southern USA, Savannah was first settled in 1733 and is one of the few large cities in the area not destroyed during the American Civil War. Classic architecture, beautiful scenery, and that famous southern hospitality, Savannah is a great place to visit, and the perfect place to base your self while exploring the coast of Georgia with your rental car. Auto Europe offers several car hire pick up locations in Savannah, Georgia, and a large fleet selection, so finding a car rental in Savannah is both easy and economical.
A great way to begin your visit to Savannah is by checking out the original heart of the city, known as the Historic District. Park your rental car anywhere near the riverfront, where cobblestone streets, classic American architecture and lots of great cafes and restaurants. The main strip of the district is known as River Street, which runs along the water's edge, a must for anyone visiting. In the area, you will also find the Colonial Park Cemetery, the Georgia Historical Society, and the City Market, which contains shops, art galleries and restaurants, and has been running since the mid 1700's.
East of the city centre, there are a number of great attractions, perfect for one or more day trips. Jump in your hire car and head along President Street towards Whitemarsh Island, on which you will find the Oatland Island Wildlife Centre. With a range of exhibit areas home to animals such as alligators, wolves, bison and cougars to name a few, the centre is guaranteed to please both young and old alike.
Drive further east in your rental car, and after a short drive, you will reach Tybee Island, home to a small resort town which is a popular destination for both tourists, as well as Savannah locals, who know they're on to a good thing. Here you can spend a day relaxing on long wide beaches or perhaps check out some of the historical attractions such as Fort Screven. While here be sure to visit Tybee Island Lighthouse, which is located at the northern point of the island. Dating back to 1773, the lighthouse has guided ships for hundreds of years, and the view from the top is a perfect example of the area's natural beauty.
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