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“Jim helped us to orientate ourselves and gave us tips for places to eat, shop, and activities that we may enjoy!! Thank you for the great history lessons and for the beautiful hidden treasures of Charleston!!!”
Book ahead to guarantee your spot on this walking tour of Charleston’s alleys and hidden passages. Your guide knows the quickest routes around the city to show you multiple highlights in just a few hours. Plus, some...read more
“Adam is an awesome story teller and very aware of the history of the area and when he relays this it almost makes you feel as though you can see it happening before you.We have taken many haunted tours over the ye...”
This Charleston ghost tour is extra scary thanks to a stop at the Provost Dungeon—rumored to be one of the most haunted spots in all of Charleston. Hear the macabre real-life history behind the cellar, and then...read more
“My Husband and I went on the Haunted Carriage tour and it was incredible!! Jessica, the Tour guide is an amazing story teller and Ben our Horse/Navigator is incredible and the sweetest big boy.”
Hear Charleston’s spooky history on this haunted horse and carriage ride. Part ghost tour and part history tour, this evening outing does double duty as it takes you to top Charleston sights such as the Mills House...read more
“He was very knowledgeable, funny, such a trip, and super fun! Loved the tour and learning the history that makes Charleston such an amazing city to come visit!”
Don’t miss the details while exploring Charleston’s highlights. Let a guide shed light on the historical French Quarter and South of Broad neighborhoods during this walking tour of downtown Charleston. Discover the...read more
“Geordie or one of his equally knowledgeable partners will bring Charleston to life for you, and it will become even more than just beautiful architecture, stunning gardens and incredible food.”
“Jonathan does a brilliant job of bringing all of these things together in such a magnificent manner.The two hours goes by very quickly and it will end with you wanting to do his other tours.”
Every badass history has a badass...HERSTORY. Walk with us as we celebrate Charleston's. We have a very rich story and the women of Charleston have played an enormous role in it. This is the only tour in the city...read more
“We had the pleasure of walking through many beautiful sights of Charleston with Mr. Stanton, a former history teacher.”
“We enjoyed our Ghost tour with Mike, he was very thorough in explaining the history behind the sites.”
“Our tour guide, Mr. Poe, is a walking encyclopedia of Charleston history...One of the most informative tours that I've been on...Highly encourage you to take this tour...”
Pack in 300-plus years of American history on this walking and minibus tour of charming Charleston. Get a comprehensive city overview, seeing several historic points of interest while experiencing some sights...read more
“From Revolutionary War to Civil War to current times, Evans was full of stories, “fun facts”, jokes, and “inside scoops” about things you didn’t even know you needed to know!!”
“Dave, a Charleston native, gave a great tour highlighting historical facts, interesting architecture, unique gardens, and local lore, with good wit while guiding horse Toogoodoo through the maze of streets.”
If you’re a big history buff or just want to make your way around Charleston’s historic district without walking miles on foot, then opt for this guided tour. Travel around in a horse-drawn carriage as your guide...read more
“If you want to leave the tour feeling connected to Charleston, learning about the city’s history and tons of interesting events that helped shape our culture you MUST take a tour with Jwalk tours.”
“Loved the carriage ride and our tour guide’s history lesson and intelligent wit! A-plus!!”
A Southern-style carriage ride is a classic activity in Charleston. This quick tour offers a look at the historical sights of downtown and the Commercial District. Relax while you ride through the streets, from Joe...read more
“We were hesitant to do a walking tour of Charleston as we were concerned that the information given would gloss over or tread in euphemisms when it comes to Charleston's inextricable link to the slave trade and th...”
“It is obvious he is passionate about Charleston and good beer :) Captain Bryan is captivating and really made the tour a fun and eye opening learning opportunity without feeling like we were “learning.””
“John was our tour guide and he did a great job explaining the history of each site we visited and the supposedly haunting experiences.”
“Brian, our guide, was extremely knowledgeable and friendly with others we met at the Dock Theater and basket weaving vendors.”
“Stops included graveyards and cemeteries, churches a walk up the city's (unlikely) former red-light district, the back balcony of one of Charleston's most famous families and the outside of the city's historic dun...”
“Matt was a great tour guide!! learned some new history tidbits about Charleston....gotta love History!!”
The Charleston Haunted Pub Crawl delivers a haunted pub tour experience focused on the ghosts of Charleston's colonists, pirates, bootleggers, and brothels. This tour will showcase the not-so-holy history of the...read more
“Eric is incredibly knowledgeable about the architecture, history and politics of the area, and was able to give us some additional political context of the events of the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812 and the...”
“We were in town for less than 24 hours and this was great to hear some history, pause and grab a drink, and keep going.”
On this haunted GPS guided Audio walking tour you will see Charleston’s most haunted sites and hear their ghostly stories including:Old Exchange and the Ghosts of the Prisoners Below The Blind Tiger and the Woman in...read more
Explore Charleston’s French Quarter and more at your own pace with this affordable walking tour.• Uncover the city’s connection to the slave trade, the Revolutionary and the Civil War and why George Washington...read more
Not quite a private tour, yet not as crowded as a group tour. We've found that the larger group tours tend to take away from the overall experience of exploring Charleston, so we are happy to offer this alternative....read more
Welcome to Charleston, a southern city steeped in history, and known for its well-preserved architecture, incredible restaurants, and rich culture. But there is a darker side to Charleston, and it’s that side we’ll...read more
The Evening History Tour is the only evening tour that IS NOT A GHOST TOUR. We focus on the history of the people and places of this most historic city. Take a tour in the evening to beat the heat of the day. Go...read more
Guided by Timothy Trouche, an eighth-generation Charleston native and third generation Charleston tour guide, you will learn the unique history of the pirates who plagued Charles Town in its early days, the many...read more