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Charleston Harbor Tours

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Address: 10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401
Phone Number: +1 843-722-1112
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 am
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Come aboard the Carolina Belle for a 90-minute, live narrated, harbor...

Come aboard the Carolina Belle for a 90-minute, live narrated, harbor history tour on the beautiful Charleston Harbor. See the "holy city" from a new perspective and take in over 300 years of history that has shaped the Charleston we know today. Tours daily 11:30, 1:30, and 3:30. 9:30 and 6 pm tours in peak season. See website for full schedule. We also offer Charleston's best combination tours. Season Mid February through November. Closed December and January.

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Charleston Harbor of History Tour
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We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves today!! We found you on Trip Advisor and booked online the night before. Highly recommend your harbor cruise!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves today!! We found you on Trip Advisor and booked online the night before. Highly recommend your harbor cruise!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We bought this along with carriage tour. Had wonderful views of the city from the water. Saw a couple of dolphin. Decent information from the captain. Upclose view of Fort Sumter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a lot of fun! Reasonably priced, humorous tour guides... would definitely do again! Captain Tripp and first mate Matt certainly know how to keep their guests entertained.

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Blountville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This tour was exactly what I was hoping for and more! All the guides were very nice and the history given on the tour was very informative. It lasted about an hour and a half and was worth every penny.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friends and I loved our experience. We booked a combo harbor/carriage ride. The harbor tour was fun and comfortable. Bathroom, bar and air conditioning on board. We ended up rescheduling our carriage ride once, and then decided to change from a carriage ride to going to the aquarium. Harbor Tours was nice enough not only to reschedule but also... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good food, catered by a local bbq restaurant. Good music, the band was excellent. Nice boat ride. Very relaxing evening.

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Montclair, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had an excellent tour guide. Her narration was very dramatic and interesting. Very glad we took it.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I took our out of town guests on the Harbor Cruise. We thoroughly enjoyed seeing the various landmarks from the water perspective. The tour guide was very informative. i would recommend this to anyone visiting Charleston.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent commentary from the Captain ,great views of the harbour and Fort Sumner.Very enjoyable harbour cruise and we saw Dolphins.

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Barboursville, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Harbor Tour was nice trip. The scenery was wonderful. The Captain was a good narrator and had a good sense of humour. The boat was very nice.

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