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Old South Carriage Company

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See historic Charleston than from the vantage point of an Old South Carriage. Family owned and operated since 1983, Old South Carriage Company offers narrated hour-long tours by licensed guides, day and night. Come to our English-style stable at 14...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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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

The carriage ride is by far one of the highlights of visiting Charleston. Our tour guide, Hannah, was outstanding! She provided a great overview of the historic city as well as providing a fantastic opportunity to view fabulous architecture. She was a great storyteller and...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Prince was such a good, sweet, smart boy. I highly recommend asking for and Rivers as the tour guide, also!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Catherine S
Reviewed yesterday

We were visiting Charleston for the first time and while I normally would love to just walk and explore the town, my husband's knee wasn't up for it. So we decided to try it and we really enjoyed the tour. We chose late afternoon before...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Apryl D
Reviewed yesterday

I booked this for family coming into town and we had a wonderful time. Our tour guid had the best personality and made us all laugh and tough us alot about Charleston. Prince the horse was just as smart and made our ride at ease....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tina R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Vaughn was our driver /tour guide and he was great. Very informative and engaging. Chester was our horse and he did a great job as well. It was nice to see how well the horses were treated/cared for

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Judith R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I took a tour with Zach & Ben on January 20th through the 1st district. The tour included rainbow drive, the battery & more. Zach was an incredible host; he continuously made the two of us chuckle along the way, as well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank IvyNicole
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were so very lucky to have Drake and Ralph as our tour guides. Drake is very funny and super knowledgeable. Ralph is definitely a workhorse and good boy. We learned a lot. Thanks for an amazing tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were recommended the old south carriage company and told to look for the red sash by a friend that grew up in this area! It was the best trip ever!! Don’t use another company!! Our horse frank did a great job! We had a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took our carriage ride earlier today (in the freezing cold) with Ralph and Drake. Best Charleston Experience!! Drake was extremely knowledgeable and funny and Ralph was sweet, gentle and super intelligent (I was in awe of the way he navigated those tight streets and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheLittleZs
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I took the night group tour, and I have to say out of everything we did, this by far surpassed my expectations. I wasn’t bored at all learning about history! Actually the opposite. The city has so much cool history and neat things to learn....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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SR_Traveler1
May 28, 2018|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Our Carriages are covered with a hard roof. The sides are open. Continuing a tour during a rain is really a judgement call. We make every effort to fulfill a scheduled departure or finish a tour in progress. But we... More
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AlabamaAngel
January 25, 2018|
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Response from JohnM19581 | 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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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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