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Historic Beaufort, SC Day Excursion

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Stop At: Beaufort National Cemetery, 1601 Boundary St, Beaufort, SC 29902-3947

Come experience the rich history and unique charm of Beaufort, SC, a low country gem that Southern Living Named “The South’s Best Small Town.”. Tucked into winding, historic Antebellum streets framed by natural foliage and centuries-old, moss-draped live oak trees, Historic Beaufort has charmed visitors since 1512.

As we journey from Savannah, we will share stories and the history of the Coastal low country colonies. Once in Beaufort, we will begin with a 2 hour fully narrated overview to include historic downtown with its stunning Civil War era Antebellum homes and historic churches, we’ll visit a few of the movie sites – such as Big Chill, Forrest Gump and The Prince of Tides, we will venture to the historic Sams Plantation complex of Tabby Ruins on Dataw Island, you’ll learn about the Reconstruction Era and the area’s Gullah Geeche culture and visit the National Cemetery - the resting place for both Confederate and Union soldiers that died during the Civil War and also the resting place of many Medal of Honor recipients and other fallen soldiers from every conflict the US has ever been involved in.

You will then lunch on your own in the waterfront district followed by free time to further explore and/or shop downtown Beaufort. We offer discounted tickets for the Kazoo Factory – the only plastic kazoo factory in the US, see how they are made their history, the various versions and even make one yourself; or take a Beaufort River boat tour a great way to explore all the natural beauty that Beaufort has to offer; horse drawn carriage tours are available or you can visit a local museum - Learn the real saga of America at the Santa Elena History Center, founded in 1566, Santa Elena was the first European settlement in North America or visit the Verdier House museum, it was the Federal Headquarters during the Civil War.

You will thoroughly enjoy the beauty, history and culture of this sea side community.


Duration: 15 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
301 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick-up guests staying in the Historic Savannah district or meet them at the Savannah Visitors Center
Departure Time
8:30 AM
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • 2 hour fully narrated tour
  • Entry/Admission - Beaufort National Cemetery
Exclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Parking Fees
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 17 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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