Charleston Tours

Charleston Finest Historic Tours, Inc.

As a sightseeing visitor, your historic tour might take you to Middleton or Magnolia Plantation with their beautiful gardens, or you might choose an afternoon viewing the homes on The Battery in historic downtown Charleston. We bring to you the best tour value available is this Holy City.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 577-3311

 

Charleston Harbor Tours

Charleston Harbor Tours is the oldest continually operating harbor sightseeing Tour Company in Charleston, tracing our roots to 1908. Hop aboard the Carolina Belle and cruise by the Civil War's historic Fort Sumter, Patriot’s Point, the Battery and Saint Michael’s Episcopal Church Steeple. You'll also cruise under the Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge. Locals and guests agree our guided, fully narrated boat tours and harbor cruises are among the best things to do in Charleston, SC. See the Holy City the way it was meant to be seen, from the shimmering water on a Charleston Harbor cruise.

Location: 285 East Bay Street, Charleston

Phone: (800) 979-3370

 

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Cobblestone Walking Tours

Featured on the Travel Channel's America's Most Haunted Places, the Charleston Ghost & Dungeon Walking Tour offers exclusive access to the Pre-Revolutionary dungeon. Discover where pirates, patriots and criminals spent their last days and learn about the many ghosts that dwell within one of America's most historical buildings.

Location: 40 North Market Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 722-TOUR

 

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Charleston Carriage Tours

We at Classic Carriage Works welcome you to our historic home and promise you a horse drawn carriage tour experience with an eye on the traditions of the past. Come join us and experience over 300 years of history.

Location: 10 Guignard Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 853-3747

 

Palmetto Carriage Works

During the one-hour tour you will be experiencing 25–30 blocks of Charleston’s historic downtown district. You will see houses, gardens, mansions, churches, and parks. You will hear about buildings, history, architecture, flora and people. Most importantly you will become one with all that Charleston has to offer the visitor.

Location: 40 North Market Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 723-8145

 

Charleston Adventure Sightseeing

Adventure Sightseeing offers a wide variety of tours for those visiting Charleston with interesting guides and the flavor of true Southern hospitality.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (800) 722-5394

 

Charleston Strolls

Tour where carriages and motorcoaches are not allowed as your guide takes you on a fascinating stroll with stories and traditions revealing Charleston's rich history and colorful past. Enjoy the "Old South" on your leisurely stroll through the city. Meander along alleys passing hidden gardens in the historic district. Hear about old Charles Towne from 1670 through the Civil War to the present.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 766-2080

 

Talk Of The Towne

Talk of the Towne is an owner-operated tour service that values quality over quantity. We offer fully narrated motorized tours aboard 21-passenger minibus. All tours cover six miles of Charleston's Historic District, including the Battery, the Market, and Rainbow Row. Two hour tours include a visit to one of the finest house museums.

Location: 375 Meeting Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 795-8199

 

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Charleston Adventures

Guided sightseeing bus tour includes a stop at an historic Charleston Plantation, a Charleston Harbor Tour, a Charleston Carriage Tour and shopping opportunities. Experience the best things to do in Charleston in one all-inclusive package.

Location: 285 East Bay Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 722-1112

 

Old South Carriage Tours

A one hour Charleston carriage tour covering more than 2.5 miles and 30 blocks of historic Charleston is the very best way to see the city and to learn about its rich and vast historical areas and attractions.

Location: 14 Anson Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 723-9712

 

Charleston Touring & Sight Seeing

Charleston is one of the most beautiful cities in America. Gorgeous Southern-style homes, beautiful parks, and a historic waterfront area. Search a variety of tours that will show you the sights and provide interesting and informative commentary about this special city.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (888) 651-1125

 

The Ghosts of Charleston Tours

Tour Charleston, LLC is Charleston’s premier walking Tour Company offering Ghost tours, History tours, and Pirate tours. Visit Historic Charleston through the eyes of our authentic expert tour guides to experience Charleston’s rich history and legendary supernatural activity.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (800) 979-3370

 

Ghost Walk

Join us on an eerie journey into Charles Towne's haunted past as you stroll 18th and 19th century neighborhoods of the historic district. Stories and legend of the unusual and supernatural are combined with the fun and fascinating history of our city.

Location: 74-A North Market Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 720-TOUR

 

Charleston Art Tours

There are many things to do in Charleston, but if you would like to explore the art in one of the finest art destinations in the East, come on a Charleston Art Galleries walking tour with us!

Location: 53 Broad Street, Suite 201, Charleston

Phone: (843) 860-3327

 

Gray Line Tours

Charleston is one of America's most historic cities. Take a Gray Line Charleston tour and explore the city which was founded in 1670 by English colonists.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 722-4444

 

Doin' The Charleston Tours

We guarantee you will spend the most entertaining and informative 90 minutes of your stay in Charleston, South Carolina during your tour with Doin' The Charleston Tours. You'll also get the best tips on how to make the most of your visit here in Charleston.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 763-1233

 

Fort Sumter Tours/SpiritLine Cruises

Whether it’s an elegant dinner, a historic tour of Fort Sumter or a leisurely cruise through Charleston Harbor, Fort Sumter Tours and SpiritLine Cruises have been showcasing the beauty of Charleston, S.C. from its fabulous waterways since 1961. Over the years, our family-owned company has taken more than 10 million passengers on some 70,000 Charleston boat tours.

Location: 360 Concord Street, Suite 201, Charleston

Phone: (843) 722-2628

 

Gullah Tours

Gullah - The language spoken by the Lowcountry's first black inhabitants. The language and culture still thrive today in and around the Charleston/Beaufort, South Carolina region. Gullah Tours explores the places, history, and stories that are relevant to the rich and varied contributions made by Black Charlestonians.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 763-7551

 

On The Market

Start out your Lowcountry experience with a Charleston walking tour. Enjoy an intimate, up close and personal look of the city with Tommy Dew, one of the most experienced guides in town.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 853-TOUR

 

Charleston Culinary Tours

Culinary Tours of Charleston's mission is to promote South Carolina local artisan growers and producers, and to help preserve South Carolina's rich culinary heritage. Come join us for an exclusive culinary adventure where you will experience South Carolina's distinctive food and warm hospitality.

Location: 40 North Market Street, Charleston

Phone: (800) 918-0701

 

The Original Charleston Tour

Experience the finest that Charleston has to offer: Rhett Butler's Old South. See Rainbow Row, cobblestone streets, plantations, the French quarter, slave mart, waterfront mansions, Catfish Row, pirates gallows, and the Citadel. Free pick up & return service from all downtown Charleston and most surrounding hotels.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 571-0049

 

Schooner Pride

People of all walks of life can enjoy two –hour public sails! There are no set courses, she sails with the winds and tides so every cruise is unique.

Location: 360 Concord Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 722-1112

 

Captain Jack's Sailing Charters

We offer day sailing, dolphin watching, sunset sail, beach picnic, champagne cruises and family fishing.

Location: Charleston

Phone: (843) 343-1772

 

Charleston Water Taxi

Catch the Charleston Water Taxi for all your transportation and sightseeing needs. The water taxi links Mt. Pleasant and historic Downtown Charleston. You can relax and enjoy views of the new Ravenel Bridge, while dolphins and pelicans feed alongside the boat. The water taxi runs on a continuous loop around Charleston Harbor between Patriots Point and Downtown Charleston.

Location: 10 Wharfside Street, Charleston

Phone: (843) 330-CWTX