Jekyll Island Quality Inn and Suites ::
700 North Beachview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA 31527 ::
© IMIC Hotels 2009
Historic Jekyll Island
Discover Jekyll Island's natural and historic treasures through
one of the many tours offered.
HISTORIC DISTRICT TOUR
History comes alive in exploring the District's grounds and historic structures. Adding to the experience are guided tours, exhibits, shops, restaurants, and Jekyll Island's stunning natural beauty. Daily-guided tram tours begin at the Museum on Stable Rd. Call 912-635-4036 for tour times.
TIDELANDS NATURE CENTER
Tidelands Nature Center offers a 3-hour guided tour of Jekyll Creek. An experienced naturalist leads paddlers on a trip through Georgia’s salt marsh. Learn about wading birds, fiddler crabs, marsh grass, and dolphins! Call 912-635-5032.
Nature Walks & Historic Landscape Tours-Call 912-635-5032. Turtle Walks-912-635-4444. 4-H Tidelands Nature Center & Aquaria/Exhibit Area 912-635-5032
Nightly turtle walks, offered from June 1 through August 1 introduce visitors to these majestic creatures. 912-635-4444.
SEGWAY PT TOURS
Tour the maritime forest on the south end of beautiful Jekyll Island while gliding along on a Segway Personal Transporter. The guides will instruct you on how to use this state-of-the art form of transportation and then take you through the paths to wonderful vistas. Call 912-635-9704 for tour times and availability.
Ride through the “Maritime Forest”, see the salt marsh—return on beautiful “ Driftwood Beach”. Gentle, well-trained horses & experienced guides insure a fun filled ride. Call 912-635-9500 for reservations.
Relax and enjoy a leisurely 45 minute narrated horse-drawn carriage tour in the oak draped historic district of Jekyll Island. See the Cottages of Rockefeller, Macy, Goodyear, Faith Chapel & others. Private evening tours are also available. Call 912-635-9500 for reservations.
Jekyll Island has a remarkable history that extends well beyond the confines of its National Historic District. Markers around the Island reveal interesting facts about the history.
COASTAL MARSH, BIRDING, AND DOLPHIN TOURS
Captain Vernon Reynolds 912-265-0392
Captain Pete West & Captain Randy Prentice 912-270-0082 or 904-525-9350