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Lowcountry Walking Tours

Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Lowcountry Walking Tours is Charleston's premiere walking tour company. We now offer three walking tours -- the Downtown Walking Tour, Charleston's Most Beautiful Walk and our most popular tour, Charleston's Alleys and Hidden Passages! All of our...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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45 Pinckney Street, Charleston, SC 29401-2125
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+1 843-410-9688
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Reviewed yesterday

Great tour with Jim. Loved learning about some of the city’s unique history and getting to take a tour that took you off the beaten path.

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Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Quest05841270784
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great tour with a very knowledgeable guide on a beautiful tour route, I would definitely recommend, excellent way to learn about the city.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank erinhc1414
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great time on the tour! Capt Bob was super knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I’ve done the historic tour previously and was looking for something new. I was not disappointed!

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our tour guide, Captain Bob, was charismatic and very knowledgable. Our tour lasted about two hours and boy did we keep a good pace. We started at the old exchange building walked down through the battery, back up through the four corners of law and...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jonathank531
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took BOTH the "Alleys and Hidden Passages" and "Historic Downtown" walking tours by this company and loved them both. Our two different guides were so informative, helpful, friendly, and fascinating... just like tour guides should be! The office manager, Christina, was also exceedingly helpful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Heanyjw
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After three visits to Charleston, we were looking for a new experience. We found it and then some. Jim our guide brought new life to the Historic District. His stories, snippets of history and humor had us pleading for more. This is such a value....More

1  Thank 16josephb
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Alleys and Passageways tour was just what we were looking for. We have ben to Charleston a few times, so we were looking for something more focused than a general tour. Bill Stanton did a great job - kept it moving, showed us some...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank elizabeth m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very informative tour thru the back streets and alleys of Old Charleston. Jim was a great guide.

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Inspire14511465670
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Guide was excellent; very informative; easy walk; we had visited Charleston before, but never took a walking tour; great experience

1  Thank kove2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had the pleasure of walking the alleys and streets of Charleston with Jim as our guide. He brought the history of the city to life and kept the narrative moving. Highly recommend the tour to anyone wishing to learn and appreciate...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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mossboston
8 November 2017|
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Response from Christina K | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! All of our tours are conducted outside and while we are frequently stopping to hear the stories, we do not usually have any opportunities to actually sit down. Hope that helps!
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angelapommier
29 July 2017|
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Response from LydiaJoyS | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it would be too strenuous for seniors, but I'm not sure an 8-year old would be all that enthralled (unless he/she was into southern history). If that young person is a boy, consider visiting the retired US Navy... More
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Barbara F
15 February 2015|
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Response from Oscar H | Property representative |
Thanks for your e-mail. Just go to Bill's site, which is listed on his TripAdvisor page but can't be listed in this response per TripAdvisor's rules, and click the "Buy Tickets" button to book a tour. Or you can call him... More
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