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Review of Palmetto Tours

Palmetto Tours
Ranked #79 of 232 Tours in Charleston
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Owner description: Palmetto Tours offers a wide array of tour. 1 Hour Carriage tours to 4 different walking tours. Come check us out. We provide free parking for your tour. Let us show you Americas most historic city!!
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Our tour guide was really informative and could answer even the most obscure question. We did the trot and walk which we really enjoyed because it gave us an opportunity to stop and look at some of the architecture more closely. A carriage tour through Charleston is a must and this one checked off all of the boxes.

Thank catpat66
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Reviewed 18 March 2014

We try to experience this tour every visit to Chas! The lottery system on the tours gives u a chance to see/hear different area's of downtown history. WE love this group. The barn has small animals for kids to see. They offered free parking for 3 hrs or something...which allows you to tour for the hour and then see the market. Parking is touch downtown, depending on the season. We've had the private tours and the larger group ones. Private are worth paying for when u have little kids. The hour was a little too long for a 5 yr old to sit in the larger/group tour. The tour guides were great...and we've always been lucky enough to have Chas. 'history-educated'/ nice tour guides! I think u can find coupons as well at hotels for them. Call ahead to reserve your tour time.

Thank Kab O
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Reviewed 17 March 2014 via mobile

We loved our carriage tour with the very humorous and entertaining Eric, accompanied by the beautiful horse Spoons. The process from reservations to drop off was efficient and organized. We definitely recommend Palmetto Tours as a must-do when in Charleston.

Thank Joyce A
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Reviewed 15 March 2014 via mobile

Super fun, went in zone 2. Went and toured downtown near the water and it was super amazing. Weather was phenomenal and it was only $22 a person. He gave great advice on restaurants and was very personable.

Thank Jordan Carroll P
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Reviewed 26 January 2014

my wife and i (new residence to charleston) were pleased to find that palmetto carriage was offering a FREE one hour carriage tour for residents of charleston starting at 9:00.
we took advantage of the offer this sunday. we were told to get there early. well, we got off to a late start and did not get to the tour site until 9:30.
we were pleasantly surprised that they also offered free parking for the tour, and there was not a lot of people waiting.
we waited about 10 minutes (no big deal what so ever). we were unfortunately seated next to two very young children (why they were not seated with their parents we have no idea). suffice to say, the girls were little chatterboxes for a lot of the tour.
our tour guy, eric, was a veteran (16 years) of the tour company. he did provide us with a very informative tour and added his own personal spin on the "downtime", which we found enjoyable.
we both wished the tour was longer and touched on more sights, but for the free ride it was very nice.
i would recommend this tour for any first timers and locals!
i forgot to mention the "barn staff" were very pleasant and welcoming!

Thank kpit70
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