Sister City – Our Savannah River Connection to Augusta.
Today if you mention Augusta, one thinks of the Masters Golf Tournament every April. But did you know General Oglethorpe founded Augusta and planned the city only three years after founding Savannah? Augusta was twice capital of Georgia? Confederate generals, signers of the Declaration of Independence, a U.S. President, and a Supreme Court Justice all have ties to Augusta? Augusta’s historic house museums, attractions, dining, and impressive architecture rival any found down river in Savannah.
Add Savannah to your itinerary for a comparative, historically significant and enjoyable excursion in your South Georgia tour.