Tybee Beach Ecology Trips

, Savannah, GA
Wildlife/Nature Tour
Tybee Beach Ecology ToursWe make our own beach touch tank of things we findFlat clawed Hermit Crab peeking outPulling the beach seine netSmall Striped Burrfish (puffer)Examining a Sea Star, close up!A winter time Mushroom Jellyfish (doesn't sting)Live Lettered Olive Snail, one of our prettiest shellsA nice Knobbed Whelk shell found while beachcombing
Info & Amenities

Actively discover and learn about animals and habitats of Georgia's beaches from marine biologist Dr. Joe Richardson. More than just a trip to the beach! A fun, active, learning experience ideal for families, scout groups, and school groups.

Business Status
  • Open For Business
COVID-19 Safety Measures
  • Savannah Safe

No additional safety protocols provided.


TripAdvisor® Reviews:

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
6infamily | Aug 12, 2021
“Fun Educational Experience at the Beach”

I think this may have been my favorite part of the whole vacation. Dr. Joe was so friendly and patient with all the children (and parents). You can tell he really loves what he is doing. He is...

R9656EGtanyar | Aug 3, 2021
“Great family fun!”

Dr. Joe and his team are so welcoming and insightful. Educational and fun all rolled into one. Kids rated this as the favorite vacation activity.

L4031OAaarons | Aug 2, 2021
“Great Family Fun!”

this was a great experience for our family. both of our kids (10 and 8) had a great time digging up and finding all the different tide pool creatures and getting to see all the things hiding in the...

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Karlene C. | Sep 22, 2021

Our time at the beach with Dr. Joe was a highlight of our recent trip to Tybee. My husband and I enjoy learning about the local flora and fauna when we...

Melanie T. | Feb 1, 2019

We took this tour with another family and would recommend it to anyone who is interested or enjoys learning about and seeing the creepy crawlers, crabs,...

Jay M. | Mar 22, 2017

This was the highlight of our trip!! Dr. Joe helped us find and identify lots of different kinds of organisms. He was so knowledgeable, but encouraged...