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Address: 930 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
Phone Number:
+1 843-476-7789
Today
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Allow one of our certified tour guides and beautiful Draft horse to take...

Allow one of our certified tour guides and beautiful Draft horse to take you on a fully narrated historic tour through out Beautiful Beaufort South Carolina! Tours are approximately 50-55 minutes long. While on tour you will see Antebellum homes, historic sights, beautiful churches and movie sights. Come, see and enjoy what Beaufort has to offer from a horse drawn carriage.

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Easy Way to See Historic Beaufort

This is a fun and easy way to get an introduction to beautiful and historic Beaufort, especially the wonderful collection of antebellum homes in district called The Point. The... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Dick N
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Beaufort, South Carolina

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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33 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fun and easy way to get an introduction to beautiful and historic Beaufort, especially the wonderful collection of antebellum homes in district called The Point. The driver/guides always have interesting and fun anecdotes to tell. Great for kids, seniors and everyone else in between.

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1 Thank Dick N
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was the BEST! Jennifer gave a great presentation. She obviously knows the city and it's history like no other. And she obviously loves Beaufort and her work.

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Thank Tim T
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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48 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

Had a carriage tour of the more historic area of Beaufort. Full of fun facts without the usual bad jokes and puns from the guide. She was a little soft spoken but we could hear well enough. Worth the $21.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

Make sure your tour guide is not Debbie. This tour was a waste of money and for 45 mins. we had to listen to someone talk non stop in a sing songy voice. We could barely understand what she was saying. We were two senior citizens and the only people on the tour. Sure would have been nice to learn... More 

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NicholeBFT, Owner at Sea Island Carriage Company, responded to this review

I apologize that you feel that way about Debbie and your tour. I'd love to offer you another tour, with another guide at your connivance. Please call me at 843-476-7789. My name is Nichole, I am the owner. I'd love to make it right and allow you to experience a different tour guide. Thank you, Nichole Myers More 

Georgia
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98 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

The carriage ride gave an up close and personal tour of the squares of Beaufort. The exterior of the homes were absolutely breathtaking. Our guide was an older gentleman from New Hampshire, and he was entertaining

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Littleton, New Hampshire
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

The experience was so good on the ghost ride last night, that we opted to go again for the daylight ride about history today.

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olney
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Debbie and David provided a professional and pleasant experience during our tour of Beaufort. Journey was also professional, but rather quiet, pulling the carriage. Glad we did tour on our first day since we were oriented to the town of Beaufort and its history.

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Thank george m
Columbia, Maryland
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Our tour with Sea Island Carriage was true fun. Debbie, our guide, was animated and interesting, giving us a peek into Beaufort's history. The ride was a good look through the historical area. From booking with Dave through the end of the ride,all were personable and professional. Highly recommend.

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Thank regina6251
Cumming, Georgia
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

We took the ride at a walking distance from the Rhett House Inn where we were staying. We were given a lot of interesting info about the history of the town and specific houses. Movies and actors that had stayed here were also mentioned. Recommend highly!

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Thank Sandy R
Beaufort, South Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Learned a lot about the old buildings, homes and the characters who lived in them! Journey was our horse power and Debbie was our tour guide and carriage driver (she is a hoot! ). Enjoyed all of her narrative about "beautiful Beaufort"!!!

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