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Charleston Footprints Walking Tours

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Highly Entertaining

Michael Trouche delivers a highly entertaining and interesting walking tour of the French Quarter... read more

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Best in the area

I live local to Charleston, so I've done several walking tours and Michael's tour was definitely my... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Enchanting historic Charleston comes alive on entertaining and informative walking tours with 7th-generation Charleston native Michael Trouche. Discover stunning architecture, glorious gardens, Civil and Revolutionary War sites, cobblestone streets...more
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108 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-2216
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Reviewed today

Michael Trouche delivers a highly entertaining and interesting walking tour of the French Quarter. He is the brother of the two sisters who run Two Sisters Walking tours, which are equally as good. What's fascinating is that Michael's tour is completely different from his sisters'...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I live local to Charleston, so I've done several walking tours and Michael's tour was definitely my favorite. He was knowledgeable, entertaining, and very personable. I highly recommend.

1  Thank Jenny P
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Jenny, for joining me on the tour. I very much appreciate your business and your taking the time to add a review. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our tour with Michael. It was informative, fun and the two hours flew by. Even in the extreme heat Michael kept up his energy level, knew his guests by name and offered lots of great info that only a...More

1  Thank Melissa M
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Melissa for the nice review. I think it is very much an advantage to have grown up in historic Charleston, where my family has lived for more than two centuries. I hope you enjoyed your visit. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Michael was FANTASTIC. Entertaining, enthusiastic and unbelievably knowledgeable about all things Charleston. He had great stories and the fact that he grew up here made the tour all the more interesting and engaging. We went from having 2 teenagers complaining about walking in the heat...More

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Kim for taking the time to add the review. I enjoyed having you and your family on the tour, and I hope that you all enjoyed your visit to the "Holy City". Michael Trouche

Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed learning about the history of Charleston. The guide was brilliant - lots of great storytelling. Would recommend this as you get to see areas that you may not find by yourself.

1  Thank Dottydenise
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for writing the review, and I hope that you had a pleasant stay in historic Charleston. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 6 days ago

Walking tours are made by the guide and the stories they tell. I researched Charleston's many walking tour companies and selected Charleston Footprints - led by Michael Trouche. Our expectations were surpassed. Despite our tour starting in a heavy downpour, Michael quickly engaged the entire...More

1  Thank Tiffany C
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the tour despite the rain and for writing such a nice review. There are so many aspects of Charleston's culture that are appealing, and one example is the famous Gullah dialect, which has a unique sound and history all its own....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Michael gives a really great tour of Charleston. He knows everything about the city and its history. He took us to places we never would have found on our own. Highly recommend!!

1  Thank katiemedlangton
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for submitting the review, and I hope that you enjoyed your visit to our wonderful city. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic tour guide. We would recommend this tour to anyone as it is very informative and Michael takes you though areas you might not normally see.

1  Thank CAMDVM
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for adding the review. I appreciate your business and I hope that you enjoyed your visit to Charleston. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yesterday we took the Charleston footprints tour with Michael. He began the tour with introductions and throughout the entire tour he made it a point to call us by name and to make the tour personable. The tour perfectly encompassed the history of Charleston... From...More

1  Thank ChrsGuit
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for a very thorough review, and as I much as I adore children, you are spot-on to say that it is a tour that is better-suited for older children and adults. There is quite a bit of walking and the details about history...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our walking tour with Michael. He was cheerful and chatty throughout and clearly had a passion for Charleston and it’s history. We would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Zoe W
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Zoe, and it was very enjoyable to have you on the tour, I hope that you had a pleasant visit to the "Holy City". Michael Trouche

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joannebents
June 23, 2018|
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Response from chasfootprints | Property representative |
I'm very sorry, but considering steps without ramps and difficult, tight cobblestone alleys, a wheelchair is not suitable for this tour. I would recommend, especially in this heat and humidity, the for someone in a... More
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Kristen C
June 15, 2018|
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Actually, a stroller can be a burden, as we go through some areas where it will have to be carried up and down steps and over some very bumpy cobblestones. I have found the a carrying harness such as the Baby Bjorn works far... More
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128catherinej
April 28, 2018|
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Response from chasfootprints | Property representative |
Thank you for the tour inquiry. The best way to sign up is on the Charleston Footprints website where there is a booking page that includes a calendar of available days and times. Michael Trouche
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