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Jekyll Island Tours and Excursions

Jekyll Trolley Tours with Lighthouse Trolleys
800.979.3370
912.638.3333
www.lighthousetrolleys.com
Tours depart from Jekyll Island Club valet Tuesday-Sunday at 11:00am and 1:30pm. The tours are 90 minutes and loaded with history, mixed in with one of the world's most unique eco systems, our tour gives you an extremely fun educational and hands on experience while enjoying a ride on one of our white trolleys! Our guides and staff are totally impassioned to share with you all the sights, sounds, lore, and legend about Jekyll Island. Our tour is a sightseeing tour, and eco-system tour, and a history tour all combined. Prices are $25 Adults, $20 Seniors, $10 Children (12 & under) and age 2 and under free. Reservations required. Tickets available at any hotel on Jekyll Island.

Jekyll Trolley Ghost Tours
800.979.3370
912.638.3333
www.lighthousetrolleys.com
Tours depart from Jekyll Island Club valet Tuesday-Sunday at 8:30pm. The tours are 60 minutes and we visit sites of authentic island history and give you the ghostly story behind them. Hear the stories of Mary, the Wanderer, our most famous island ghost. Visit the graveyards of Indians at island parks. Ride down the spanish moss dripped Avenue of Oaks. Prices are $15 Adults, $7 Children (12 & under) and ages 2 and under free. Reservations required. Tickets available at any hotel on Jekyll Island.

Key North
904.206.3222
Provides Nature Tours, Dinner Cruises, Season Expeditions, Water Taxi Services, and Private Island Excursions to Jekyll Island.

Nature Walks
912.635.5032
From UGA 4-H Tidelands Nature Center join an experienced guide for a 1.5 – 2 hour walk through the beach, forest, and marsh on Jekyll Island.

Walks begin at 9 a.m. Please meet your guide at the site.
March- October: Daily Nature Walks beginning at 9 a.m.
November-February: Nature Walks are by appointment only.
Price: Adults – $5.00, Ages 8-18 – $3.00, $25.00 max per family.

Turtle Walks
912.635.4444
Explore the beach at night and learn about the native loggerhead sea turtles nesting along Jekyll's coastal tidelands. Programs begin with a 30-45 minute presentation at the Georgia Sea Turtle Center about the natural history of sea turtles, followed by a guided beach tour in search of a nesting turtle.

Turtle walks will be conducted June 1 – July 31 (Except July 4th) with two nightly programs at 8:30 and 9:30pm. Reservations are required as group size is limited by DNR permit restrictions (25 per group maximum) and programs fill quickly.

Tideland Nature Walks
912.635.5032

Jekyll Island Golf Cart Nature Tours
912.635.2368
Jekyll Island’s three eighteen-hole golf courses are a natural playground for deer, raccoon, and nesting birds. Explore by golf cart to find the flowers, butterflies, dragonflies and alligators that call these courses home.

Join Birder and Naturalist Lydia Thompson on Wednesdays from 5:30 to 7:30pm for a Golf Cart Nature Tour starting June 16th thru September costing only $20 per person. Reservations can be made with the Jekyll Island Golf Course at 912.635.2368. Drop-ins welcomed. Times subject to change.

Jekyll Island was once an exclusive winter retreat for some of America's wealthiest families. Their exclusive Jekyll Island Club, a collection of "cottages" and a variety of support structures are now a National Historic Landmark, the Historic District is open to the public. Today, owned by the State of Georgia, the island retains much of its natural beauty and offers a wealth of amenities and activities including 63 holes of golf, tennis, beaches, 20 miles of bike paths, mini-golf, nature tours and Summer Waves Waterpark.

GH Tours, Inc.
912.635.2697

Bird Ramble
912.635.1322

Carriage Tours of Jekyll Island
912.635.9500

Golf Cart Nature Tour
912.635.2368

Jekyll Island Museum
912.635.4036

Jekyll Wharf Dolphin Tour
912.635.3152

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Jekyll Island Parking Fee

Vehicle entry to Jekyll Island requires a valid parking pass which must be purchased at the Guest Information Center upon arrival on the island. This pass gives you access to many of the public outdoor areas on the island, including picnic areas, beach parking and access points, playground, soccer complex, historic landmark district, fishing pier, bicycle and nature trails and more. The Parking Fee is charged per vehicle per entry per day. Multi-day passes are available for your convenience and an Annual Parking Decal is available. Bicycles and pedestrians can enter at no charge.

Information is subject to change without notice.

One Day Parking Pass $6.00
Oversized Vehicles One Day Parking Pass $10.00
Weekly Parking Pass $28.00
Annual Parking Decal $45.00
Oversized Vehicles Annual Parking Decal $90.00


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