Tybee Island is a historical coastal town that is full of culture and wonder. Take a step back in time and visit the Island’s grand old lighthouse, established in 1732 and one of the first in the area. Dine at the popular beach bar Fannie’s On The Beach, or go deep sea fishing, all in a day’s work. With plenty of options for dining, adventure and sightseeing, you will never have a dull moment during your vacation.
With a rich history and a charming air, it is no wonder why vacationers flock to Tybee Island year after year. Below you will find information on some of the top things to do in Tybee Island, but feel free to contact us for more ideas of what to do during your stay.
Tybee Island Marine Science Center
Programs offered for island visitors, school groups, boy scouts and girl scouts on the beach, in the marsh, on the water and classroom.
East Coast Paddleboarding
P O Box 1372, Tybee Island, GA 31328
Rent stand up paddleboards, book paddleboarding tours, or take lessons. Great for group outings!
Tybee Surf Lessons
North Beach Jetty on Tybee, Tybee Island, GA 31328
Learn to surf on Savannah's beach with nationally certified surf instructors! Tybee Island's favorite surf school offers private surf lessons, group lessons, ukulele lessons and summer surf camps.
Old Fort Jackson
1 Fort Jackson Rd, Savannah, GA 31404
Visit Old Fort Jackson and Tricentennial Park on Tybee Island. The grounds feature the Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah History Museum & Battlefield Memorial Park, the WhistleStop Cafe and Savannah Children's Museum's Exploration Station.
Sea Kayak Georgia
1102 U.S. Highway 80, Tybee Island, GA 31328
Visiting Savannah, Georgia? Hit Savannah's beach and go kayaking for the day to see the island during your stay. There are salt marsh paddle tours every morning and afternoon (no experience necessary), plus lessons and courses.
Tim's Bike & Beach Gear
1101 Hwy 80 E, Tybee Island, GA 31328
Rent bikes and beach gear including umbrellas and chairs on Tybee Island for the day. Lowest prices guaranteed.
Tybee Island Light Station and Museum
30 Meddin Dr., Tybee Island, GA 31328
The Light Station tower stands 145 feet tall and has three Light Keeper's Cottages nearby. Across the street is an 1899 Military Battery that houses the Tybee Island Museum. Exhibits cover the time of the Euchee tribe, the history of Fort Screven, Tybee's Golden Era and more. A yellow raised cottage adjacent to the property showcases 1900s Tybee architecture.