Welcome to Saint Simons Colonial Island Trolley Tours! We are the very proud and only trolley tour on Saint Simons Island to be chosen as "Best Trolley Tour" by Elegant Island Living magazine and by the locals who live here along with their great readers. Come take our tour and "Experience the Difference", all these residents cannot be wrong. ONLINE TICKETS AVAILABLE ABOVE!!! Buy your tickets online for the #1 Ranked tour year after year and to reserve your seats and get priority boarding. We fill up frequently and would hate for you to miss the tour. We are the ONLY AIR CONDITIONED & Wheelchair Accessible Trolley on the island so don't ride the hot seat, stay cool and enjoy our entertaining history tour of this beautiful island we call home! Welcome to the #1 ranked tour & #1 attraction on Saint Simons Island, Saint Simons Colonial Island Tours. We currently have tours boarding at 10AM and 12PM Monday - Saturday, 10AM only on Sunday. We recommend you arrive early as seats go fast. Look for the Orange trolley and ask for Captain Rod. Serving Saint Simons Island and the Golden Isles since 2011, we offer the most informative and comprehensive historic tours on Saint Simons Island along with premium private transport for the island and surrounding area. Call us at 912-268-0363

We are locally owned and operated and the only trolley on the island in which the owner is your tour guide 100% of the time. Experience the difference of a hands-on owner. This level of quality control ensures an excellent experience for all of our guests. This is one of the reasons we have been ranked the #1 tour for 4+ years now. We talk history on our tour, not just our Facebook page.

William of Orange - our appropriately-named mode of transport - is the only trolley on the island to sport Air Conditioning and Wheelchair Accessibility. Anybody can comfortably enjoy the ride! 5-Star Rating on TripAdvisor and "A" Grade on Angie's List and listed as "The #1 Activity and #1 Tour on Saint Simons Island" make us proud to continue that same excellent service to you. Meet us at Pier Village on the south end of SSI next to the blue sunbrellas, just look for the Orange Trolley and ask for Captain Rod!

Tickets can be purchased online (encouraged for groups) or can be purchased right at the trolley. You can use cash or a credit card. If you have a large group it's a good idea to book your tickets in advance.

Tours(~90 minutes)

Days of Operation
7 days a week, rain or shine

Boarding Times
10am, 12pm Monday - Saturday, Sundays 10am only.

$10/10-15 years old
Under 10, FREE

Trolley pick-up location

Private Transport

Wedding charters, step-on tours, shuttle service, private charters, private parties. Let us transport you in comfort and style!

Minimum of two hours

William of Orange
#1 tour & activity
on St. Simons Island
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A grade
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“Rod is Good!” - He's an excellent tour guide, and he shows you everything worth seeing and will want to go back and visit in more depth, at a reasonable price.
ArnieDonna - San Francisco, CA
“You MUST take this trolley tour!!!” - You will not have done Saint Simons justice until you have taken this particular tour, especially if you get "Captain Rod" as your guide. This was 90 minutes and $20 per person WELL-SPENT. The trolley is climate-controlled, "new", and nice. You are kept captivated with the history and stories given by Rod, who actually lives on the island. He is very passionate about the island and its history. He will take you to parts of the island you would not otherwise visit. I actually ended up getting emotional over some of the people he told about and their stories. At one point, I even had to shed a few tears. DON'T CHEAT YOURSELF. DO THIS TOUR!
Bill K., Boaz, AL
“Fun & Informative -- Rod is awesome!” - I normally avoid tours and organized activities, so I debated about doing this but I am so glad I did!!! I took the 2:00 p.m. tour on a Monday and bought my ticket about 15 minutes ahead of time at a shop in Pier Village. Everyone else on my tour boarded and paid Rod, the FABULOUS guide, prior to departure. Rod was so friendly, casual and relaxed.....set a good tone for an enjoyable tour. He really knows his stuff, but comes across as genuine and engaged, so nothing feels "canned." I highly recommend this tour to everyone visiting St. Simons. This is a very interesting place and it would be a shame to miss out on knowing the history. Added bonus....trolley is air-conditioned!!!
wheresthebeach123 - Cincinnati, Ohio
“Learning and Enjoyment Together” - I'm so pleased to be able to highly recommend Captain Rod and Saint Simons Colonial Island Trolley Tours. This was our first trolley tour and he's set the bar high. My mom, who doesn't get out so much these days, thoroughly enjoyed this adventure to Saint Simon. She raved and raved and we all loved learning as we went down the pathways of the island. He treats you like you are the first and only tour of the day, giving you his full interest and attention. It was money well spent and we look forward to coming again and bringing other friends. We are amazed with how he not only knows the info but can share it so easily without referring to a note. Beautiful job and we feel like we've made a new friend too. For me, it makes me want to read deeper into the stories he shared and I know for my daughter, college freshmen, it brings what she's learned to life in a real way. Definitely a thumbs up and I am so glad to have found him and thanks to the other Trip Advisor members for their reviews. We appreciated them and they led us to the best.
Sharon l ~ Covington, GA
“The best and most informative tour ever taken.” Capt. Rod was very entertaining and informative. I don't think there was anything about the history of the island he didn't know. The tour was one of the most enjoyable we have ever taken. Thanks Captain Rod.
Gerald T
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