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“Great overiew of Charleston”
Review of Palmetto Tours

Palmetto Tours
Ranked #77 of 236 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 30 March 2014

Palmetto Tours provided a wonderful overview of the historic Charleston area. Our particular tour was the #1 route chosen by city lottery that morning. Matt had all kinds of facts about the history of the places we rode by and the Charleston area in general. Otis and Battery, the two donkeys, were well-behaved except for one grate they semi-balked at, but Matt over-ruled. We appreciated the free parking during the tour, and the attendant granted us free parking the rest of the day because their lot had room. Thanks!!! We loved the barn area, too. The farriers were there that day, and we enjoyed interacting with them also. We highly recommend Palmetto Tours.

Thank Bob W
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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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