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Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour

Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour

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380
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$39.00
From
$39.00
An air-conditioned sightseeing bus offers a refreshing Charleston Sightseeing Tour for summertime visitors trying to escape the heat or those with limited mobility. Roll by popular "Holy City" sights like Rainbow Row, the Battery, White Point Gardens, Nathaniel Russell House, and St. Michael's Church from wide viewing windows while your guide informs and entertains with stories from Charleston's rich past.
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* A traveler said: "First time here, Neil was an excellent guide, learned a lot about all different aspects of Charleston. Highly recommend !"


Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Horse & Carriage Tour

Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Horse & Carriage Tour

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3549
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$45.00
From
$45.00
Experience more than 300 years of history on this guided carriage tour of Charleston. See the many mansions, churches, and gardens as your horse-drawn carriage tour covers more than 2.5 miles and 30 blocks of historic Charleston. Belgian and Percheron draft horses will you lead you through the streets while you learn about this “Holy City” and its role in the Civil War.
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* A traveler said: "We had an amazing tour. Our group won the lottery and for to so the Battery area. Our tour guide and Rex our horse were top notch. The weather was amazing, light cool breeze. This was our 3rd tour with this company and we will do it again."


Charleston History Sightseeing Bus Tour with Joseph Manigault House Option

Charleston History Sightseeing Bus Tour with Joseph Manigault House Option

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203
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$37.97
From
$37.97
Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities—Charleston, South Carolina—on this guided sightseeing tour. Visit a plethora landmarks including Rainbow Row, the longest cluster of Georgian row houses in the United States; the Old Exchange Building, South Carolina's most historic building; White Point Garden, in the heart of Charleston’s historic district, with a spectacular view of Fort Sumter and many more. Upgrade option available to include a tour of the famous Joseph Manigault House, one of Charleston's most exquisite antebellum structures.
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* A traveler said: "The tour and tour narrator was very informative. Really enjoyed it. Love learning about the history and the difference landmarks."


Daytime Horse-Drawn Carriage Sightseeing Tour of Historic Charleston
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$49.95
Ride a horse-drawn carriage through the heart of historic Charleston on a guided tour through the heart of the city. Soak up the old fashioned charm of cobblestone streets lined with antebellum houses, lush gardens, and landmark churches as you listen to stories about Charleston history, architecture, and culture.
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* A traveler said: "We enjoyed seeing and learning about the history of Charleston. Our guide was funny and very informative."


Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour

Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour

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371
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.00
From
$32.00
Charleston's colonial history, laid-back vibe, and beautiful sites continue to steal the hearts of visitors to the Holy City. See the highlights of the peninsula in comfort on this 90-minute guided tour on a climate-controlled minibus with a maximum of 15 passengers. This narrated tour keeps you cool as you ride past must-see Charleston sights such as the Battery, the Citadel, Old City Market, and Hampton Park as well as enjoy spectacular views of Fort Sumter, Castle Pinckney, and the Sullivan Island Lighthouse at a distance. Bonus: Admission to Charleston Powder Museum is also included with the price of your tour.
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* A traveler said: "The tour was really educational and provided a beautiful visual of the past and present life in Charleston. We really enjoyed the drive through the Citadel, the Mother Emanuel Church, the Rainbow Homes, and the Marketplace."


2-Hour Historic Charleston Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour

2-Hour Historic Charleston Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour

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1189
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$21.06
From
$21.06
Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities—Charleston, South Carolina—on this guided walking tour. Visit points of interest including Charleston City Hall; the Dock Street Theatre, America’s first theatre; the Old Exchange Building, South Carolina's most historic building; White Point Garden, in the heart of Charleston’s historic district with a spectacular view of Fort Sumter, and many more.
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* A traveler said: "Absolutely amazing experience!! A Charleston must for the full Charleston experience. Amy was very knowledgeable and made the experience that much better."


Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour of French Quarter & City Market

Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour of French Quarter & City Market

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627
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$85.00
From
$85.00
The 2.5-hour Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour visits four different food establishments and combines elements of a historical tour with a culinary adventure! Learn about Charleston's history as you enjoy tastings of traditional favorites and contemporary innovations, all of which highlight the cuisine of locally-owned restaurants. Insight into Lowcountry cuisine accompanies the broad range of samples on your food tour. This is our original tour around the French Quarter and City Market and focuses on the traditional flavors of the region.
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* A traveler said: "What a great tour. Alice was our guide. She was informative and full of laughs. The best part was the history lesson and BBQ. Would love to do this again with a different set of restaurants. Thanks Alice for making our day."


Charleston's Alleys & Hidden Passages Guided Small-Group Walking Tour

Charleston's Alleys & Hidden Passages Guided Small-Group Walking Tour

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657
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.65
From
$25.65
Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities—Charleston, South Carolina—on this guided small-group walking tour. Explore some of the city’s most enchanting alleys and hidden passages. Visit the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, a colonial building with a 300-year history; Rainbow Row, the longest cluster of Georgian row houses in the United States; plus historic Philadelphia Alley, and many more.
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* A traveler said: "Out tour guide was chock full of information that even the history major (and frequent visitor to Charleston) in our group was pleased to learn. Jim has well researched details and history of Charleston homes and events. It was very enjoyable. We highly recommend!"


Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard

Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard

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900
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.00
From
$35.00
Uncover Charleston’s darkest secrets on an evening ghost and cemetery tour. Stroll through the atmospheric heart of the old city while an entertaining local guide regales you with tales of the dark deeds, restless spirits and supernatural phenomena that make Charleston one of the most haunted cities in America. Get exclusive after-hour access to the famous Unitarian Church Graveyard, where an overgrown southern garden surrounds historic plots said to be haunted by wandering ghosts.
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* A traveler said: "Coleman was fabulous. Loved his telling of the local lore and his experiences. Seeing the history from a locals perspective, the poetry addition was awesome. Definitely recommend."


Highlights of Charleston Guided Walking Tour

Highlights of Charleston Guided Walking Tour

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1469
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.80
From
$21.80
Without a guided walking tour, you might miss some of the eclectic history and hidden nooks and crannies around Charleston that make this city such a gem. This walking tour takes you through the French Quarter and South of Broad neighborhoods to top sights such as the Rainbow Row, the Old Slave Mart Museum, and the Old Exchange, all while your guide shares stories from Charleston history and lore.
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* A traveler said: "Dustin was excellent at bringing Charleston history to life. He was knowledgeable and witty. A great way to see the historic district."


Haunted Evening Horse and Carriage Tour of Charleston

Haunted Evening Horse and Carriage Tour of Charleston

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771
  • 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$45.00
From
$45.00
Get all the thrills of a Charleston ghost tour without any walking on this haunted horse and carriage ride. A horse and carriage takes you down twisting side streets and cobbled alleyways with ease as your guide shares spooky stories from Charleston’s past. Make your way past the Mills House, the Circular Congregational Graveyard, and and Provost Dungeon in the heart of the Holy City.
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* A traveler said: "Very entertaining tour guide! The tour was a great mix of history, fun ghost stories and laughter. Our horse Prince was great and his guide was very knowledgeable."


Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours
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Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours

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136
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$76.93
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$76.93
This private sightseeing tour of Charleston offers a local perspective on the most charming city in the South. Beat the crowds of bus tours and go where carriage rides can’t as your licensed guide drives you around the peninsula in the comfort of a private vehicle. As you drive past top sights like Waterfront Park and the Battery, hear stories of Charleston history and culture in the Holy City.
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* A traveler said: "Jeff was very knowledgeable and personable and we enjoyed our tour very much! Good overview of Charleston."


Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour

Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour

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359
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$85.00
From
$85.00
Discover the delights of the Charleston food scene on this walking tour. With a guide, you'll learn about the cuisine of the Lowcountry region as you explore this historic city and sample local food products such as stone-ground grits, pralines, collard greens, and South Carolina barbecue. Tour is limited to 12 people for a small-group experience.
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* A traveler said: "Blake was a very knowledgeable and friendly guide. We did not find ourselves bored at any time, he kept us well entertained and engaged. We'll be telling our friends and family to check out the tour."


Private Daytime or Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston

Private Daytime or Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston

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112
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$265.00
per group
From
$265.00
per group
Explore Charleston in an intimate horse-drawn carriage during this private tour. Get personalized attention from your guide while riding through the historic streets of the old walled town.
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* A traveler said: "Excellent guide! She was very pleasant and knowledgeable about the history of Charleston. Check in process was very easy."


Charleston's Historic Residential Horse and Carriage Tour
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Charleston's Historic Residential Horse and Carriage Tour

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574
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$45.00
From
$45.00
This one-hour tour tells the tales of Charleston's most pivotal moments and will have travelers falling in love with the unique culture and beautiful landscapes of this southern city. Your experience begins in the stable opposite Market Street, where you'll interact with horses before riding along in a custom carriage through the landmarks and attractions of this coastal town. The 16-passenger carriages are lighter and more comfortable that most, making them as enjoyable for the horses are they are for travelers!
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* A traveler said: "Great tour with Mikey the horse with lots of Charleston history. Something my wife and I would definitely do again when in the area. Charleston Carriage Works takes really good care of their horses."


Historic Charleston Walking Tour: Rainbow Row, Churches, and More

Historic Charleston Walking Tour: Rainbow Row, Churches, and More

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239
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.50
From
$39.50
Experience the charm and beauty of Charleston on a morning or afternoon walking tour. With an entertaining guide, take a leisurely stroll through the city’s Historic District, passing antebellum mansions, hidden gardens, historic churches and graveyards, as well as famous sites like Fort Sumter, Rainbow Row, and the Waterfront Battery. Along the way, learn about Charleston’s rich history and contemporary culture.
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* A traveler said: "Great overview of Charleston - the history you thought you already knew comes alive during the tour."


Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Downtown Charleston
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Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Downtown Charleston

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107
  • 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
From
$40.00
Discover downtown Charleston on a Southern-style carriage ride that passes through the Commercial District and Waterfront Park. Learn about the history, architecture, and people of this old South Carolina city throughout the tour.
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* A traveler said: "We loved our carriage ride with Tate and our wonderful quirkly horse O'Malley! So fantastic! Our tour was chock full of local history and really worth the time and money."


2-Hour Charleston Historic Downtown Guided Walking Tour

2-Hour Charleston Historic Downtown Guided Walking Tour

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41
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$22.00
From
$22.00
Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities — Charleston, South Carolina — on this guided, 2-hour walking tour. Visit points of interest including Chalmers Street and the Old Slave Mart; the Dock Street Theatre in the historic French Quarter neighborhood; Rainbow Row, the longest cluster of Georgian row houses in the United States; the Old Exchange Building, South Carolina's most historic building; plus St. Michael's Alley, Washington Square and White Point Garden, in the heart of Charleston’s historic district, with a spectacular view of Fort Sumter and many more.
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* A traveler said: "This was my mother’s first walking tour. She had a great time. Evans was funny and knowledgeable. Such a good experience."


Historic Carriage Tour of Charleston

Historic Carriage Tour of Charleston

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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.00
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$30.00
Travel back to Colonial times aboard a horse-drawn carriage and discover more than 300 years of history on this guided, 1-hour tour of Charleston. See the many mansions, churches and gardens of yesteryear on this narrated tour around historic Charleston. Enjoy the romantic clip-clop sound as this educational adventure winds through the streets and learn about this ‘Holy City’ and its rich history and role in Civil War times. See the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, one of the most historic buildings in America, and much more.
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* A traveler said: "Eric was an amazing tour guide! Gibbs was our fabulous horse. We learned so much about the beautiful town of Charleston! Loved it!"


Lost Stories of Black Charleston Walking Tour

Lost Stories of Black Charleston Walking Tour

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104
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.00
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$32.00
Get an inside perspective on Charleston's lesser-known black history during this 2-hour walking tour. Listen as your guide tells forgotten folktales and facts about important figures in the city's history.
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* A traveler said: "The tour guide was very knowledgeable. He gave great insight to the historical facts and they all tied in well together. The group asked a lot of great questions. My daughter and nephew gained some historical facts that they would never learn in school. I would recommend this tour to everyone."


90-Minute Historic Walking Tour of Charleston

90-Minute Historic Walking Tour of Charleston

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62
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.00
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$25.00
Charleston’s historic alleyways and pocket gardens can’t be reached by car or carriage, making this Charleston walking tour an excellent option for visiting the Holy City’s enticing nooks and crannies. Follow a guide through the French Quarter, down to the Battery, and right past Rainbow Row as you learn about the city’s 350-year history from a licensed tour guide.
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* A traveler said: "Our tour guide Kate was fantastic. She really knew her stuff, rattling off names and dates from memory. She took us to some beautiful back alleys along with landmarks and explained the historical architecture. It was great!!"


Charleston's Savor the Flavors of Upper King Street Walking Food Tour
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Charleston's Savor the Flavors of Upper King Street Walking Food Tour

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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
From
$85.00
Go a bit off the beaten path while in Charleston with this guided walking and eating tour of Upper King Street, an area that is bursting with delicious food. Just make sure your stomach is empty. Sample some South Carolina staples and learn about the history of food in Charleston.
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* A traveler said: "I have taken this tour 3 times in the past 4 years and have sent my parents on it. Love the history, there are new tasty things and every tour guide has been very knowledgeable!"


Small-Group Tour: Charleston Old Walled City Historical Walking Tour
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$26.00
A walking tour of Charleston is especially pleasant when done in a small group of just 15 people or fewer. Avoid overcrowded sidewalks and photo ops as you follow your guide through the historic French Quarter, past the mansions of Broad Street, and down to the Charleston Battery. As you walk, your guide regales you with tales of Charleston's fascinating history, which is all too easy to miss if you forgo a guide.
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* A traveler said: "Having a PhD and being a history professor at the Citadel, Eric, our tour guide, was a wealth of knowledge. This is the tour for you if you want the history of Charleston. There was only one other couple with us so it was like having a private tour."


Charleston's Most Beautiful Walk Guided Small-Group Walking Tour
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Charleston's Most Beautiful Walk Guided Small-Group Walking Tour

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47
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.65
From
$25.65
Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities—Charleston, South Carolina—on this guided small-group walking tour. Explore some of the city’s most historic neighborhoods on Charleston’s most beautiful walk. Visit the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, a colonial building with a 300-year history; Rainbow Row, the longest cluster of Georgian row houses in the United States; plus the private gardens along Tradd Street; White Point Garden at the tip of the peninsula; the mansions along East Battery Street; mysterious Stoll’s Alley and many more.
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* A traveler said: "I have taken quite a few walking tours of Charleston and this one is by far the best. Jim is personable, very knowledgeable and it is obvious he loves this city. We walked down the streets and alleys away from the crowds and it allowed us to see and hear about things we might not of found on our own. I highly recommend this tour."


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