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The ONE Thing You Must Do on Tybee

Planning a vacation to a new destination can be overwhelming. Reading travel articles, ordering our free Insider's Guide or scrolling through social media, travelers are inundated with planning tips and experiences. Tybee Island is no different. We understand that there are countless ways to make your next vacation here one for the books.

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To help those struggling with what to do, we polled our fans online and asked them to name ONE thing on Tybee that everyone MUST experience.

What they wrote may surprise you…


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Climb the Tybee Lighthouse – Dawn B.
Take a relaxing stroll on the island every time you get to see its unique character. – Carl N.
Tybee Island Marine Science Center – Farid M.

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Get up early and enjoy the stunning sunrise. – Enid B.
Sit on the swings in the sand after a wonderful meal. – Lynn B.
Walk the southern-most tip of the island – Dmama W.

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Visit the beach during low tide at twilight. – Kathleen S.
Dinner and margaritas at A-J’s Dockside Restaurant. – Bucky B
Watch the dolphins play on North Beach! – April B.

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Watch the large boats come by! – Carolyn M.
Sit on the beach and read a good book early in the day. – Joan S.
Just BE. – Natalie R.

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Rest, relax and rejuvenate. – Melanie M.
See sunset over the Back River. – Josh
Greet the sunset at Coco’s Sunset Grille! – Summer

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Ride bicycles on the beach! – Johanna D.
Enjoy a delicious crab cake burger from North Beach Grill! – Denise B.
The Sugar Shack – Mrs. P.

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Take a run on the beach. – Jen B.
Eat at the Original Crab Shack. – Robin A.
Soak in the beauty of all that Tybee is and find rest in the old beach town charm that it offers. – April

Okay, so truth be told we couldn’t pick just one thing you must do on Tybee Island. From sunrise until twilight, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Experience all the island has to offer then ask yourself, what’s the one thing you must (tell others to) do on Tybee? wink

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