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2-Hour Historical Walking Tour of Charleston

Highlights
  • Get around Charleston on foot with a guide who knows the way
  • Hear historical stories about the city from an insider 
  • See main sites, such as St. Michael's Church, in just a few hours 
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2-Hour Historical Walking Tour of Charleston
From US$22.00
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9:45am TourMost Popular
This tour departs at 9:45am for a 2-hour historical walking tour of Charleston.
From US$22.00
3:00pm Tour
This Tour departs at 3:00pm for a 2-hour historical walking tour of Charleston.
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1:00 pm Tour
This tour departs at 1:00 pm for a 2-hour historical walking tour of Charleston.
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Overview
See Charleston’s main historical attractions as you learn about the city’s history during this walking tour. You’ll save time because your guide knows the fastest ways between landmarks, including historic St. Michael’s Church, and you can be sure you won’t lose your way while strolling the streets. With multiple tours offered daily, you’re also able to choose a time that best suits your schedule.
What to Expect
Your historical tour of Charleston meets at the Gibbes Museum of Art on Meeting Street. Once you get acquainted with your guide, set out on a walking adventure through some of the city’s most well-known areas.

Pass by St. Michael's Church, located on a scenic, tree-lined street. See the city’s historical mansions and gardens, and hear stories about the people that owned them over the years. Your guide will tell you other fascinating facts about Charleston’s past.

Dive into the history of the colonial days, the American Civil War, and the Revolutionary War, and gain a better understanding about Charleston’s present. Learn about its culture, traditions, and Southern charm.
Reviews (185)
1 - 5 of 96 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
Excellent Tour

This was an excellent walking tour. Very informative and lots of good excercise to boot! We enjoyed our tour guide - he was well informed and knowledgable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paula D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Beautiful, engaging view of Charleston

My wife and I took this tour on December 3rd on a very pleasant fall day in Charleston. Our guide was very friendly and shared a wealth of information about the town, its history and its architecture. We definitely want to return to Charleston and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank robp28461
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good tour of a charming city

Our ship was a day late into Charleston but the tour company were happy to fit us in a day later. Excellent service! Pleasant tour which covered the highlights. Knowledgeable guide who was very helpful. Really excellent value.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gareth J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LOVED IT!

I was given an informative, just plain wonderful, tour by Barry. So much history and beautiful architecture. Barry was great!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Eileen T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Always something new to discover in this Southern City!

We go to Charleston often and are always amazed by how much we learn each time. Our walking tour last week was very informative, especially about the local architecture. Now we will look at homes and buildings with a bit more knowledge. Our guide was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Trishannnc
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23 August 2018|
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Response from John-Katie B | Reviewed this property |
There was a dog in our group. However (and I am dog owner myself), unless the pet is extremely well behaved and won’t bark and/or be a distraction to the group, leave him/her at home. It’s not fair to others who are trying... More
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Kelly L
24 July 2018|
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Response from John-Katie B | Reviewed this property |
We were a large group which they split into two groups. There were maybe 10 people per group.
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tbarnickel
12 July 2018|
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Response from John-Katie B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, however some of the streets are uneven.
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