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“Our tour guide, Bill, was a wealth of knowledge both fun little things only a Charleston native would know, and the historical information, that caused you to reach back into your memory of American History and no...”
Touring Charleston by minibus introduces you to far reaches of the city that walking tours skip. In a single outing, drive through the famous military school at the Citadel, see Hampton Park, and make it all the way...read more
“The architecture is amazing, Dennis’ command of the history of the city was amazing ( we learned so much) Dennis was animated and knowledgeable and made the tour great fun for everyone.”
Without a guided tour, you’re likely to miss all the tales from Charleston’s rich 400-year history that make this city one of the top destinations in the United States. A guide brings the "Holy City" to life by...read more
“Dave, a Charleston native, gave a great tour highlighting historical facts, interesting architecture, unique gardens, and local lore, with good wit while guiding horse Toogoodoo through the maze of streets.”
If you’re a big history buff or just want to make your way around Charleston’s historic district without walking miles on foot, then opt for this guided tour. Travel around in a horse-drawn carriage as your guide...read more
“The weather was fantastic and the captain and crew made the afternoon absolutely delightful and we toured the harbor and saw many of the sites and learned about the city from this truly unique and great vantage po...”
Combine cool city sights from the water with a boatload of historical facts during this Charleston history cruise—a great way for first-time visitors to orient themselves. An easy-to-find meeting place takes the...read more
“Charleston’s’ beautiful homes and gardens can only be enjoyed on foot, so put on your walking shoes and book a fun and fascinating tour with Jill.”
I am the only licensed tour guide in Charleston that is also a docent at the Gibbes Museum of Art. Charleston may not have been the largest city in the colonies, but it certainly was the richest. Art is what made...read more
“The man was a walking encyclopedia of names, dates & great background stories of all the main historical events & unique highlights of the city & characters since its inception.On top of this, Josh is literally a...”
This Charleston bus tour takes you past top city sights such as the Battery, Rainbow Row, and White Point Gardens in the comfort of an air-conditioned van in just a few hours. Your guide provides information about...read more
“Thanks Ben for your Tour around Charleston! Having it be my first time in the city it was great to learn more and you made it such a fun experience with all your knowledge!”
“Our tour guide, Mr. Poe, is a walking encyclopedia of Charleston history...One of the most informative tours that I've been on...Highly encourage you to take this tour...”
Pack in 300-plus years of American history on this walking and minibus tour of charming Charleston. Get a comprehensive city overview, seeing several historic points of interest while experiencing some sights...read more
“I went with a group of ladies for one of Jill’s tours, “Amazing Ladies,” and had a great time.”
This exclusive historic walking tour highlights the essential streets of downtown Charleston and highlights many trailblazing women worth remembering. While strolling down the charming streets and hidden alleys of...read more
“Jill is very passionate about Charleston and making sure people on her tours have a great experience.”
This original Charleston walking tour is not offered anywhere else in town! You'll stroll the most beautiful streets and lanes learning of the artisans, artists, architects, and landowners who built the rich city of...read more
“If you are considering taking a tour, while in Charleston, we highly recommend the efficiency and comfort that one gets with Jeff and Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours.”
This private tour is a stress-free way to see Charleston. Skip the crowded coach tours and join a local guide on a citywide driving tour. Relax in the comfort of an SUV while you listen to commentary on historical,...read more
“I've been on walking tours in cities all over the world, and the depth of knowledge Jill expressed, as well as her stories that brought the history to life, made this one of the best tours I've ever taken.”
This is the perfect walking tour for the first-time visitor or repeat guest. We’ll cover iconic landmarks such as St. Philip’s Church, the French Quarter, the Dock Street Theatre, Rainbow Row, The Battery, White...read more
“I felt like they really take good care of the horses as well as the people here and will definitely recommend the company and the tour guide David to all of my friends!! Job well done!!”
This private horse-drawn carriage tour of downtown Charleston offers the flexibility to explore the Holy City at your own pace. You and your private party have the guide’s full attention, making it easy to ask...read more
“... to drive our own speed boat (and yes! he let me drive too) and have one on one time with each other while touring parts of Charleston, learning some history, seeing awesome boats and dolphins!! Highly Recommend!!”
“The slave mart, architecture of Charleston homes, alleyways, taverns, view of the harbor and the civil war forts, and more, made the two hour tour one of the highlights of our first visit to a lovely city.”
Tour the city like a local! This 2-hour historic walking tour of historic downtown Charleston is the perfect introduction to the city. You will walk through the historic streets and scenic alleyways of the famous...read more
Bruce Burris a 7th generation Charlestonian represents a look into Charleston’s past from the inside of Ft. Sumter to South Of Broad Street the tales of by gone years. Please join us everyday in Downtown Charleston...read more
“She knew all of the perfect photo-op stops and less well-known historic facts that aren't included on other tours.”
This specialty tour is not found anywhere else in Charleston! Unlock the romantic truths behind Charleston's most notorious lovers with travel writer and registered tour guide, Jill Paris. Tread carefully inside the...read more
“They took care of our every need from helping us blow up our fun inner tubes that I brought along for the float, to helping my handicap friend into and out of the boat.”
We offer a Private Sunset Cruise for up to 20 passengers. You and your family or friends enjoy being on the water with a Licenced Captain and Crew to attend to your needs. We provide unique local knowledge of...read more
This tour is an exploration of Charleston that highlights the women and men who helped found Charleston and the United States.Did you know, without the pirates and patriots of Charleston, the United States may not...read more
“Scott was incredibly knowledgeable and very engaging during the entire tour, and Picasso walked at a lovely leisurely pace, ensuring we had a wonderful view of the sights.”