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The Charleston Tea Plantation is the home of American Classic Tea, tea grown in America. It is located on picturesque Wadmalaw Island in the heart of South Carolina's Lowcountry. Its grounds include 127 acres of Camellia Sinensis tea plants, a...more
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This was a great tour and very interesting. We did the Trolley tour and the factory tour. The tea is amazing! Jim was our tour guide and he was outstanding. Something different to do outside the normal things in Charleston. Take the tour.
We visited the Charleston Tea Plantation on a recent trip to Charleston and Kiawah, It was interesting to see the only tea plantation in North America and learn about how tea is grown and harvested. The free factory tour was very informative, even though it...More
Even if you don’t drink tea this is a fun excursion. The trolley tour was a little pricey but worth it. You can go on a factory tour for free. A beautiful place to visit. The gift shop had a lot of nice tea related...More
This was a fun place to visit. Not very exciting, but they told a good story and took us through the entire history and process of growing tea on the plantation. Oh...and they had a gift shop; woohoo! The tour guide was very knowledgeable, and...More
We spent the weekend checking out some of the top attractions in Charleston and this probably was our favorite stop! Danny was our tour/trolley guide-super knowledgeable and funny! I loved seeing the manufacturing area and being able to sample all the different varieties. Mine was...More
First let me say that I am more of a coffee drinker then tea. Well this was one great tour. We learned about the history of tea in America,we had a nice ride around the property our driver was excellent both informative and funny. We...More
I've visited Charleston several times over the past 12 years but never made it to the Charleston Tea Plantation - finally I got to see it and I was thrilled! It was my favorite stop during my most recent trip. If you go please take...More
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You are correct but you find that you can order Charleston Tea Plantation tea and body products on line. Our visit there was most interesting and we learned a lot about tea and more importantly just how much we did not know!
Hi, thanks for your message! We harvest tea leaves from May through October. We have approximately 21 fields and they each get harvested several times during the harvest season, depending on the weather, rainfall, etc.