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Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Tour

Experience more than 300 years of history on this guided, 1-hour 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.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.00 USD
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Magnolia Plantation Tour with Transportation from Charleston

Pickup and drop-off from downtown Charleston make it easy to tour Magnolia Plantation, one of the oldest plantations in the South. This 4-in-1 tour includes a narrated drive out to the plantation, a walking tour of the garden, tram tour through the property, and tour of the house itself, providing incredible value.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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$62.54 USD
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Middleton Place Tour & Lunch with Transportation from Charleston

Middleton Place is one of the most popular plantations in the Charleston area, but getting there can be tricky without a private car. This tour makes it easy by including transportation from downtown Charleston aboard a comfortable, air-conditioned van, plus a guided tour of the house upon arrival. A 3-course lunch is also included for a taste of Lowcountry cuisine.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.00 USD
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Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston

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.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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2-Hour Historical Walking Tour of Charleston

Spend two hours strolling the historic streets of the Holy City with your friendly and professional guide. Travel back in time and learn about the culture and traditions of this iconic coastal town. You'll encounter friendly locals, see top-rated sites and enjoy the true southern charm of this popular travel destination.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$22.00 USD
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Ghosts of Charleston Tour

Uncover Charleston’s darkest secrets on a 1.5-hour 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.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00 USD
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Boone Hall Plantation Tour from Charleston

Visit Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens on this 4.5-hour tour from Charleston. One of the oldest working plantations in the United States, Boone Hall was founded in 1681 and still grows crops. During your tour led by a guide in period costume, you'll see the plantation's slave quarters and learn about its history and modern-day use. Select a morning or afternoon departure time when booking. Enjoy a personalized experience on this small-group tour of just 15 people.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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Savor the Flavors of Charleston Food Walking Tour

Discover the delights of the Charleston food scene on this 2.5-hour 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.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00 USD
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Ghost and Graveyard Tour in Charleston

Peek into Charleston’s shadowy history with a 90-minute nighttime walking tour of the city’s most eerie sites! Wind through the dark corridors of the Historic District and hear spooky tales of graveyard hauntings, voodoo and botched burials from your local guide. Pass by infamous locations with grisly histories and wander through the Charleston’s oldest cemetery after hours.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00 USD
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1-Hour Guided Carriage Tour of Charleston's Historic District

Trot down cobblestone-lined streets and past grand historical homes on a horse and carriage tour of downtown Charleston. Open-sided seating allows for unobstructed views of Charleston’s centuries-old architecture and picturesque residential areas, while a fully-narrated tour informs and entertains as you pass key sites such as the Charleston City Market and more.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
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Charleston Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour

Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities — Charleston, South Carolina — on this guided, 90-minute walking/riding tour. Visit more than 100 points of interest 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 30-minute tour of the famous Joseph Manigault House, one of Charleston's most exquisite antebellum structures.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Historic Charleston Walking Tour: Rainbow Row, Churches, and More

Experience the charm and beauty of Charleston on a morning or afternoon walking tour. With an entertaining guide, take a 2-hour 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.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00 USD
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Charleston Tea Plantation and Winery Tour with Transport

Experience beautiful Wadmalaw Island’s wines, teas, and spirits on this guided excursion. Step aboard a luxury bus and admire Wadmalaw’s picturesque trees at Angel Oak Park before touring Charleston Tea Plantation and sampling its delicious beverages. Learn about the region from a professional guide, sip complimentary muscadine wines at Deep Water Vineyard, and sample sweet tea vodka at Firefly Distillery.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Duration: 5 hours
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$76.32 USD
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Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour

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.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Charleston's Historic Residential Carriage Tour

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!
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Haunted Jail Walking Tour in Charleston

Discover the spookier side of Charleston’s history on this 45-minute haunted tour of the Old City Jail. With an expert guide, learn about some of Charleston’s most notorious criminals, pirates and despicable characters like Lavinia and John Fisher, 19th-century hoteliers who allegedly poisoned their guests. Visit eerie spaces such as prisoner cells, hallways and locations where criminals died. Brace yourself for a possible ghostly apparition!
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour

Get to know Charleston through its food on this 2.5-hour walking tour of Upper King Street. You'll meet with culinary innovators and learn about their edgy and creative styles that have turned this once off-the-beaten-path area into a lively destination for food lovers. Along the way, sample dishes at up to four restaurants.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.00 USD
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Charleston's Alleys and Hidden Passages

Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities — Charleston, South Carolina — on this guided, 2-hour, 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 Elliott Street featuring Poinsett's Tavern; the Heyward-Washington House; Longitude Lane, one of the city’s original streets; mysterious Stoll’s Alley and many more.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00 USD
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Charleston Tour Pass

Charleston sightseeing pass includes admission for 30+ top tours, attractions and restaurants. Choose from a 1-, 2-, or 3-day option—days don’t have to be consecutive and can used anytime within a 10-day window, making this an easy addition to your existing itinerary. Each ticket includes one featured tour per day such as a carriage ride or ghost tour, plus skip-the-line access to select Charleston museums and plantations.
  • Duration: 1 to 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 to 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.00 USD
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Historic Charleston Walking Tour

Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities — Charleston, South Carolina — on this guided, 90-minute walking tour. Visit points of interest including Washington Square Park; 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.
  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.00 USD
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Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour

Combine Charleston’s history with unique food samplings on this guided, 2.5-hour, small-group culinary walking tour. Explore Charleston’s Old and Historic District, discovering the local landmarks and cuisine of three to four favorite, locally owned and operated restaurants. Enjoy enough samples to make a meal for most visitors. Taste local favorites at establishments like Poogan's Smokehouse and Carmella’s Café. All food tastings are included on this fantastic introduction to the ‘Holy City.’
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.00 USD
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Guided Civil War Carriage Tour of Charleston

Learn about Charleston’s pivotal role in the Civil War as you travel by horse and carriage to antebellum neighborhoods and historical monuments commemorating the war. Your guide narrates every minute of the tour and paints the town in a historical light, bringing tales of secession to life. Though Civil War history buffs especially love this tour, it’s also a hit for anyone looking to learn about Charleston while traveling by horse and carriage.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Evening Carriage Tour of Downtown Charleston

Discover downtown Charleston on a 35-minute 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.
  • Duration: 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Charleston Macabre Ghost Tour

On this 90-minute small-group walking tour of Charleston, learn about the city's haunted history while following in the footsteps of lords and generals, murderers and thieves. Hear stories from a guide about horrifying, macabre, and occult events, tales that have been passed down through generations in quiet voices. More than just a ghost tour, this is a great way to see a different side of one of the South's oldest cities.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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