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Old South Carriage Company

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There's no better way to see historic Charleston than from the vantage point of an Old South Carriage. Family owned and operated since 1983, Old South Carriage Company offers fully narrated hour-long tours by licensed guides wearing the Confederate...more
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14 Anson St, Charleston, SC 29401-2028
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+1 843-723-9712
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lots of fun history shared. Went on day tour and night ghost tour. Lots of funny stories shared. Very enjoyable.

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Old South Carriage Tours was recommended to us, and we were NOT disappointed. Our guide was John Bryan, and other than pausing for dramatic effect or taking a sip of water, he talked the whole time! I gathered that he was native to Charleston. He...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The ride was nice and relaxing and our guide was friendly. Wish we could've heard more history and sometimes it was hard to hear her but overall a good experience!

Thank Cmcon81
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are extremely cautious with any horse carriage tour- any sense that the care and feeding is less than stellar and we won’t do it. So, to be able to get close to the barn, see the horses and how well they are cared for...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 2 days ago

We've done a daylight tour with Old South and wanted to do something a little different this time. We really enjoyed hearing some of the more different stories about Charleston, some of which definitely were creepy but not too much for the kids who were...More

Thank Christa M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I went on a tour with Zach as our tour guide. Our bingo ball took us down Rainbow Row and past countless other historic sites. Zach was essential for laughs and facts we would otherwise have missed out on. This tour is...More

Thank Kimberly D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Took a Charleston Carriage Ride Ghost tour on Friday the 13th. There was a little history and a little ghost info but not a lot of either. Was disappointed that on Friday the 13th, this wasn't more ghostly or better, scarier stories. Tour guide told...More

Thank deron20
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our tour guide (Ro) was fantastic! She made us feel so welcomed and immediately like we were part of the Charleston community. She guided us around the main sites giving us so much historical and cultural information, but she also unexpectedly took us on back...More

Thank Elizabeth810810
Reviewed 3 days ago

After taking a historic tour with Old South, we were looking forward to the ghost tour. However, the ghost tour was extremely disappointing. The poor horse, Jake was still panting from the tour he did before ours. We did see the staff check his temperature...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had an initial hiccup with the front desk staff when we arrived. Our printed ticket stated where and when to arrive to check in our reservation. There was nobody at the desk when we entered. If it wasn't for a local that walked in...More

Thank Julie V
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SR_Traveler1
May 28, 2018|
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Response from Marty L | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I can't recall if they do the tours in the rain. Might want to call ahead of time or wait until its stops raining-they seem to run all the time.
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AlabamaAngel
January 25, 2018|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for the question. We offer the only Haunted Carriage tour in Charleston. During the periods you mention, our Haunted Carriage Tour (40 minutes $25.00/pp) is offered on Friday and Saturday evenings. We hope... More
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glennnash2016
January 13, 2018|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Yes. We are very pet friendly. Many customers will bring a dog that sits in their lap or under the seat. We look forward to your visit.
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