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Queen City Tours -Charlotte Daily City Tour

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Address: 3125 Eastway Drive, Charlotte, NC 28205
Phone Number: +1 704-566-0104
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8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Since 1995!

Hop aboard Charlotte’s Longest-Running(tm) Daily City (Or Black...

Since 1995!

Hop aboard Charlotte’s Longest-Running(tm) Daily City (Or Black Heritage) Tour and take a 2-1/4 hour or 1 1/2 hour excursion that covers over 100 sites and [over] 250 years of local, State, and U.S. history.

Included are the Historic District in Uptown and 2 Old South neighborhoods.

Tours are scheduled year-round:

 

Mon. - Sat. at 9:30A (2 1/4), 10A (1 1/2), 1:30P (2 1/4), 2P (1 1/2), 4:30P (2 1/4); Sun. 1:30P (2 1/4), 2P (1 1/2), 4:30P (2 1/4), 5P (1 1/2)

All Tours Operated Based On Demand!

Nominal pick-up/drop-off fee at area hotels, Uptown, and South End. Reservations required.

NEW! Uptown Walking Tours Now Available.

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The Perfect City Tour

This is the best way to see Charlotte - from the historic areas with beautiful homes to the up & coming downtown developments with amazing modern architecture that still captures... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 9, 2015
TXAvsFan
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Dallas, Texas
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Apex, North Carolina
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182 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

When the hubby and I were making plans for our anniversary trip, keeping with the Halloween theme..I decided to take him on a ghost tour. I had been with another company before and couldn't find them and this company seemed to be the only one around. About 2 weeks prior to our trip I went to purchase tickets. I have... More 

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1 Thank Sburris65
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

This is the best way to see Charlotte - from the historic areas with beautiful homes to the up & coming downtown developments with amazing modern architecture that still captures the history & beauty of historic Charlotte. We had the absolute best tour guide, Jay - not only extremely knowledgable, he made the history of the city truly come alive,... More 

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1 Thank TXAvsFan
Kingsland, Georgia, United States
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

I initially contacted QCT via it's web site and was directed to leave my e-mail address and I would be contacted. Sure enough, I was contacted but was asked to sign up for all kinds of sales pitches. Needless to say I was very frustrated by the time "unsubscribed." Shortly after, I was sent an application for the tour through... More 

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2 Thank Vernal S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Herb & I loved the tour & we loved Jay. He is very professional, knowledgeable & personable. We would recommend this tour to family & friends. Pittsburgh, PA

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2 Thank Gayle D
Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Signed up a group from our school for what we believed was Queen City BIKE Tour NOT the driving tour. When discrepancy was discovered 48 hours before tour, owner was unwilling to work with us to resolve the issue despite having had repeated conversations with us about what we understood was the BIKE tour. Owner of this company said NO... More 

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7 Thank R N
qctours, Owner at Queen City Tours -Charlotte Daily City Tour, responded to this review

This guest booked and signed our agreement to provide a driving tour for his group. As per our normal procedures we then emailed a written confirmation reminding him to check his reservation for accuracy. The form for our bike tour is a completely different form and the tour type is clearly listed in several locations. He agreed on the reservation... More 

Brooklyn, New York
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60 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Was contracted to do a tour for our family reunion. They had an issue with the bus vendor and therefore we never had the tour. We were notified 15 minutes before the tour was to start that there "may" be a delay. Would stay far, far, far away.

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11 Thank AdventureEveryday
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

Boy, did i learn a lot!!! Jay was a great tour guide showing us old and new Charlotte, and everything in between. He's quite the historian, filled with all sorts of information that he easily and entertainingly conveyed. This type of tour is a great way to learn about the area!! Would highly recommend...

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6 Thank Tracy C
Charlotte
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

My daughter-in-law and I (there's no "Who did you go with?" category for just family) went on the city tour and we were both glad we did. I've lived in Charlotte for almost 15 years and still learned a lot of new things about the city. Jay dd a wonderful job of telling us the history of the city as... More 

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6 Thank cwalker22
Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

We booked a tour for a group of five and I found great coupons on the local merchant site. I was instructed that I would receive a txt msg with directions, which did not happen (even after multiple calls); finally received an email (again after multiple calls) with the exact same info that's on the web site - not sure... More 

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18 Thank FamilyofFiveTravels
Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2011

We were stranded in Uptown during the tours scheduled "25 minute restroom break". About 15 minutes into the break we (me & 5 elderly women) were called and told the tour wouldn't be finishing the tour. We were told to find our own way back to our car (that was over 5 miles away) with NO offer from the company... More 

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24 Thank Rene T
QCTours2, Manager at Queen City Tours -Charlotte Daily City Tour, responded to this review

We have been successfully conducting professionally guided tours of Charlotte, NC, since 1993, and have maintained an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau for the past several years. Unfortunately, unavoidable events do occur as with all businesses. We were able to complete 1/2 of this daily tour before being advised by a certified mechanic that continuing would result in... More 

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