Tybee Island is a popular beach town 18 miles east of Savannah on the Atlantic coast of Georgia.
GA-26/US-80 is the only route onto the island and passes directly through Savannah on its way east.
- Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (IATA: SAV),  is about 45 minutes away from the island and is served by seven airlines. The airport is directly served by Interstate 95 and is located about 20 minutes north of Savannah.
- Tybee Island Light Station, ☎ (912) 786-5801, . 9AM - 5:30PM, Closed Tuesdays. Georgia's oldest and tallest lighthouse, includes a complex of historic support buildings and 187 steps to the top! $7 Adults, $5 Children and Seniors.
- Fort Pulaski, ☎ (912) 786-5787, . 9AM - 5:30PM. An imposing Civil War era fort designed to protect the coastal region of Savannah. The fort was the site of a siege battle between the Confederates who usurped the fort and Union soldiers determined to take it over. The 7.5 foot solid brick walls still feature cannon fire damage. $3.