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Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours

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Tour Charleston's Historic Sites with Al Ray, seventh generation Charleston native and licensed guide for 35 years. Enjoy the Old Walled City Walking Tour at 10 AM Mon -Sat and at 1:30 on Sunday. Walking Tours depart from 108 Meeting Street at the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
108 Meeting St, at the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop, Charleston, SC 29401-2207
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All reviews private tour great tour makes history come alive vast history beautiful sunday his knowledge fountain of knowledge knowledgeable guide would highly recommend this tour enjoyable tour amazing history interests architecture stories information tailor freedom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We har a great time! Would highly recommend and use again. My family and i had a great time. Very knowledgeable and entertaining,

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eliana A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the walking tour of the city with Al. It was an awesome experience. Al's knowledge of the city and history was absolutely amazing. We highly recommend the tour.

Thank Ching F
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Al was a fabulous tour guide - lots of great information and there wasn’t a question he couldn’t answer! We absolutely loved the tour and we recommend him to everyone who visits Charleston. He’s the best!!

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shannonmcnettsilcox
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Visited as a couple on October 12th through 16th. This tour was on Sat., Oct. 13th at 10:00 a.m. with only two others. I loved that the tour guide was so informative and a Charlestonian. We also did the Slavery to Freedom tour and it...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 438antonetteh
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The tour was excellent. It was great learning about the city from a long time resident and who knows how to tell the story. Outstanding. Highly recommend it.

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emmett S
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did this walking tour while visiting Charleston for a week. We felt like we struck gold with Al - we even went on a second tour with him the next day! He was very knowledgeable about all kinds of things -...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Very much enjoyed our walking tour with Al. His encyclopedic knowledge of the city, architecture, history, residents and more made two plus hours on a hot summer day go by in a flash. No question seemed too obscure to stump him. And he was pleasant...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We had a wonderful morning walking the streets of Charleston. The tour with Al was amazing, and I would highly recommend you go. It is a great value for the price. Al is a great storyteller of Charleston's amazing history.

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Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Safari93384
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Al really knows his city and the vast history that makes it up. He started off asking what our interest was and he made certain to tailor the walk to our interest. He took us off the beaten path and our group of 8 hung...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
Thank C D
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Our group of 4 was the only ones on the tour on this hot day and Al customized it to fit one of our party who was having trouble walking very fast or very far. We had frequent breaks in the shade and allowed the...More

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Date of experience: June 2018
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April 22, 2017|
Response from AGRinSC | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest! Each Charleston Old Walled City Tour is different, depending on topics of interest as well as the needs of our guests. Some groups want to move, others want to linger. Some require bathroom... More
September 28, 2016|
Response from AGRinSC | Property representative |
Thank You for your interest! I offer several tours,so go to the website to check availability, see the schedules and purchase tickets. Tours leave from the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop at 108 Meeting Street.I... More