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Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Horse & Carriage Tour

Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Horse & Carriage Tour

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3576
  • 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: "Learning more about the history and houses of SNOB and SOB. Loved how Carol talks and directs her horse Mack."


2-Hour Historic Charleston Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour

2-Hour Historic Charleston Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour

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1214
  • 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: "Our guide, Dennis, was great! Very knowledgeable and made the whole tour fun! The two hours flew by!!"


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: "Our guide was great-knowledgeable and pleasant. This was a perfect way to see some of the history of the city without having to walk."


Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise

Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise

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1374
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.35
From
$36.35
See the Charleston Harbor by boat with a leisurely sightseeing tour along the Cooper River to Fort Sumter National Monument. This fully-narrated tour focuses on Charleston, South Carolina history from Civil War sites to antebellum houses and landmarks, passes under Cooper River bridges, and explores a waterfront that’s home to bottlenose dolphins and pelicans.
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* A traveler said: "Beautiful views of Charleston & the harbor - gives you a new perspective. Very informative commentary & great playlist of music put together by Caption Jimmy"


Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour

Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour

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379
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$32.00
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$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: "Great job- Educational. Kept us entertained. Learned more about where we want to go and what we want to see & do next."


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

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

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668
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.65
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$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: "Mark was amazing!! Made historical Charleston come to life. He was informative but not boring. The time spent with him flew by and we saw parts of Charleston that we would not have discovered on our own"


Highlights of Charleston Guided Walking Tour

Highlights of Charleston Guided Walking Tour

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1475
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.80
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$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 amazing!! Was knowledgeable about so much history of the city! Loved his jokes! Really got to see a lot and learned so much! 100 recommend to friends! :)"


Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour

Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour

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381
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$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: "Smithy our drive was excellent, knowledgeable and humorous I would highly recommend this company for a wonderful experience."


Haunted Evening Horse and Carriage Tour of Charleston

Haunted Evening Horse and Carriage Tour of Charleston

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  • 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$45.00
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$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: "This evening carriage tour was one of the highlights of our trip! Our guide was very knowledgeable about Charleston history and shared some great stories, not fake ghost stories. We had a great time. Highly recommend (and please remember to tip your tour guide)!"


The Best of Charleston: History, Culture & Architecture Tour

The Best of Charleston: History, Culture & Architecture Tour

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77
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.00
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$25.00
Your guide brings history to life during this Charleston walking tour of the city's historical downtown. See notable buildings including the Nathaniel Russell House, the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, and the Old Slave Mart Museum. As you walk over the flat and easy terrain with your guide, discover the history that occurred right under your feet and around every corner from Rainbow Row to the Battery.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide, Brian, had so much knowledge and was so personable that it’s impossible to single out just one thing. The whole tour was fabulous!"


Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston

Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston

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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.50
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$60.50
Visit Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens on this 4.5-hour tour from Charleston, South Carolina. 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.
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* A traveler said: "Absolutely amazing experience!! A Charleston must for the full Charleston experience. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and made the experience that much better."


Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Downtown Charleston

Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Downtown Charleston

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  • 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$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: "Super fun 45m tour very knowledgeable tour guide easy to understand and fun!! Nice clean stables horses well cared for Big Plus"


Charleston History Sightseeing Bus Tour with Joseph Manigault House Option

Charleston History Sightseeing Bus Tour with Joseph Manigault House Option

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$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."


Charleston's Pleasing Terrors Night-Time Walking Ghost Tour
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Charleston's Pleasing Terrors Night-Time Walking Ghost Tour

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705
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$28.00
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$28.00
Join Charleston native and host of the popular Pleasing Terrors Podcast, Mike Brown, on this 90-minute Pleasing Terrors Night-Time Walking Ghost Tour. Join Mike as he combines suspenseful storytelling with unparalleled knowledge of the hidden and often frightening stories lurking in Charleston's past and present.
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* A traveler said: "Mike Brown is an excellent storyteller, sharing first the paranormal experiences that people have had at the various sites, then giving the real history behind each location and his theory of what might be behind this experiences. Highly recommend!"


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

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

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$39.50
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$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: "Very informative- Keith knew so many interesting details about the city ! It was a fun and we learned so much , I would definitely recommend this tour and Especially Keith !"


Charleston's Best History Walking Tour - 10 AM

Charleston's Best History Walking Tour - 10 AM

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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.15
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$28.15
See the historical sights of Charleston on a walking tour with a guide who tells you about the city's long history. You'll wander along narrow streets and alleys, passing by antebellum homes and other attractions as you listen to stories about Charleston's past 300 years.
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* A traveler said: "Cooper did a great job of blending history into a walking tour of Charleston older area. I would recommend it to anyone looking to learn more about Charleston while taking it it’s beautiful neighborhoods."


Middleton Place All-Access Admission & Guided Tour with Lunch from Charleston

Middleton Place All-Access Admission & Guided Tour with Lunch from Charleston

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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.90
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$120.90
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.
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* A traveler said: "A beautiful preserved land, peaceful and historic. Lunch was very good. Need 3 to 4 hours to look around properly."


Lost Stories of Black Charleston Walking Tour

Lost Stories of Black Charleston Walking Tour

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105
  • 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."


Charleston City Bus Tour with Charleston Museum Admission

Charleston City Bus Tour with Charleston Museum Admission

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$37.95
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$37.95
Beat the heat while touring Charleston on this minibus tour. Relax and ride in comfort as your driver takes you to top Charleston sights such as Colonial Lake, Rainbow Row, and Whitepoint Gardens. As a bonus, this tour includes admission to the Charleston Museum—visit the downtown location on your own schedule.
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* A traveler said: "Nick was very well spoken and knowledgeable. Our adult daughter and son-in-law throughly enjoyed the tour with us. It was very comfortable as well."


Charleston Ghosts of Liberty Guided Walking Tour

Charleston Ghosts of Liberty Guided Walking Tour

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366
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.99
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$24.99
Decide for yourself if Charleston’s ghost stories are true on this haunted after-hours tour of the Holy City. Walk to infamously spooky locations—including the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon—and hear a mix of history and lore from your guide about soldiers who once fought within the city.
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* A traveler said: "Bryan was an awesome Story teller.....great for all ages even my 6 year old grandson enjoyed it....it was literally our favorite part of our Charleston visit"


Supernatural Charleston Tour
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Supernatural Charleston Tour

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274
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$33.00
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$33.00
Discover the spooky charms of South Carolina on this supernatural walking tour. Walk the nighttime streets of Charleston as your guides share chilling tales of public executions, exhumations, and violent episodes of the Civil and Revolutionary Wars. This 90-minute tour is led by local authors who are experts in supernatural history.
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* A traveler said: "Our tour guide was great! He new his stuff and can tell he has a passion for the history! No ghosts, but great information"


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

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

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48
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.65
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$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: "Such a fun and informative tour! Steve (99% sure that was his name) is a SC native and clearly has a love and passion for sharing his vast knowledge about Charleston. We got to learn not just about the buildings and architecture but the fascinating stories behind Charleston's rich history. Would absolutely recommend!"


French Quarter Historic Charleston Walk
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French Quarter Historic Charleston Walk

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45
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.00
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$30.00
This historical overview of Charleston's French Quarter highlights the Holy City's finest points of interest. Bring a camera to capture the beauty, and enjoy a breathtaking walk through colonial and early American architecture. Your native Charleston guide will show you unique landmarks with intriguing narratives of how these structures originated. The tour includes visits through cobblestone alleys and passages to admire the spectacular historic fabric of the district. The tour also includes an easy stroll along Charleston's majestic harbor with its castle and forts that shaped much of America's maritime and military history.
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* A traveler said: "Giorde was very knowledgeable and friendly. He did a great job explaining the history for each site. He even pointed out rum runners on our tour which we would have never seen on our own. Highly recommend this tour."


Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise

Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise

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22
  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$48.00
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$48.00
On this historical Charleston tour, journey back in time as your guide reveals the beauty and charm of one of America's most historic cities. Learn about the history of Charleston and discover its pivotal role in American history with visits to more than 100 points of interest including Rainbow Row, Colonial Lake, the Old Exchange Building and Whitepoint Gardens. This tour combines a 90 minute Historic City Tour with a 90 minute narrated, non-stop Harbor Tour. The harbor tour may be taken in conjunction with the city tour or you may choose to split them up and take them on separate days.
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* A traveler said: "The land and sea tour is a “MUST DO”! We had a great time and both tour guides were very knowledgeable and intertwining as well! The perfect way to end our trip at Charleston! I highly recommend this tour!"


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