Tybee Island, Georgia


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

8 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
3 Votes - "Most Fun"
2 Votes - "Friendliest"


Known as Savannah’s beach, Tybee Island prides itself on a laid-back atmosphere claiming time actually slows down here. Besides plenty of shoreline, the town offers historic lighthouses and forts, beachfront restaurants, art galleries, museums, wildlife and outdoor recreation.

The Tybee Island Light Station and Museum boasts beautiful aerial views of the town after climbing 178 steps to the top and five centuries worth of history in the Battery Garland of Fort Screven, remnants of the Florida War. This attraction is a local landmark and a must-see on any visit.

From the Crab Shack to A-J’s and Fannies on the Beach, indulge in fresh seafood and good times with the local community. Stroll to the Pier & Pavilion for a picnic as well, where you can fish, catch local events and entertainment, or simply take in the view. Other attractions include Cockspur Lighthouse, Forts Pulaski and Screven, and the Marine Science Center.

For recreation, choose from hiking or biking, surfing or paddling, and jet skiing or kayaking. Families will love scenic boat tours for dolphin and wildlife viewing, in addition to bird watching or sea turtle patrols. The are also offers plenty of art, entertainment, shopping and nightlife. See Tybee Island’s reviews for more information.

I loved it when we went and visited my aunt on tybee island. It has some of the best attractions, I loved tybee time. The people are so friendly there.
Reviewed by Jennygen
on May 1, 2012
Love the beauty, but still a small town atmosphere
Reviewed by Truelove01
on May 1, 2012
Tybee is a place where you can do lots of things or nothing at all.
Reviewed by nothappening
on May 1, 2012
Tybee is a great, laid-back slice of the good life; beautiful ocean views and the friendliest, kindest people you could ever hope to meet and befriend; I have loved it all of my life, and it has been good to me in return.
Reviewed by derisac
on April 30, 2012
Tybee is down home wonderful. Unspoiled beaches and friendly people.
Reviewed by lwiant
on April 30, 2012
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