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Charleston's Finest Historic Tours

375 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC
+1 843-577-3311
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Cancelled on me!

I booked a walking dog tour with Charleston Finest Historic Tours and late that night I was sent... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2016
Allen B
Magnolia Plantation

This trip covered what we wanted to see at Magnolia Plantation, however, we have never felt so... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2016
mathmomnj
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Tour Charleston by bus or on foot with genuine local flavor. Combine the city tour by bus and Magnolia Plantation and Gardens for a complete Charleston experience. Along the way your tour guides will share and entertain you with you their knowledge of Charleston's rich history, famous landmarks and colorful characters.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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375 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

I booked a walking dog tour with Charleston Finest Historic Tours and late that night I was sent this cancellation message: ' Alan, we had to cancel our tour tomorrow because of mechanical problem. I will refund your ticket thru Tix. Call: Grayline or Adventure...More

Thank Allen B
Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

This trip covered what we wanted to see at Magnolia Plantation, however, we have never felt so rushed and I'll informed. A good buy, saved us driving and covered the basic Plantation experience. However, wished we had skipped what Will suggested when we arrived. Should...More

Thank mathmomnj
Reviewed May 6, 2016

My wife and I took the combined all-day Charleston City Tour and Magnolia Plantation Tour. Our guide is named Will, and he did a terrific job for us. From the time he picked us up at our hotel until he dropped us off we had...More

2  Thank Tom D
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Will was an amazing tour guide. His knowledge and humor was greatly appreciated. We did the historic downtown and Mansion combination tour. Certainly a good way to get a feel for the city as well as visit Magnolia Plantation. While the azaleas were past peak,...More

1  Thank Leona B
Reviewed April 2, 2016

The city tour was so informative and the Magnolia Plantation tour was fun. But the best part was our tour guide, Will. He really knew his info and kept us entertained the whole day. Thank you,Will for a great time.

1  Thank Lynda S
Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

We reserved a tour for 3 people the day before and provided a cell phone number. The next day we paid for the tickets at the Visitor Center and sat waiting for the bus, which never showed. Went back inside and a Visitor Center employee...More

2  Thank Sister67_13
JosephineG1, Manager at Charleston's Finest Historic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2016

The Visitor Center always was/is notified first of any cancellations for our company. However, THERE ARE many people working in Center and apparently someone did not get the notification, which can happen in the rush of many visitors. We are glad the visitors were able...More

Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

A+ all day tour with Will. Will was professional, educated, friendly and fun. My husband and I had an AWESOME day with Will and we learned so much. I only hope that Charleston Finest Tours realizes the quality of this employee. Rick and Karen Edmiston...More

Thank Kedmist
JosephineG1, Manager at Charleston's Finest Historic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2016

Rick and Karen, Thanks for the great feedback! Yes, we know what a great job Will does and appreciate your taking the time to let others know , as well.

Reviewed December 4, 2015

We called the day before we wanted to go on a combo tour (city and Magnolia Plantation). They picked us up at our hotel near the market at 9:45am. Our driver, Will, was awesome - he's been working on his presentation for years and is...More

Thank Shelly R
Reviewed December 4, 2015

Jeff with Charleston's Finest picked us up at 10am at our hotel and took us to the visitors center to get tickets and at 1030am we promptly departed via bus and the narrated bus tour started. Very informative tour and well worth the cost. At...More

1  Thank CarolinaCoopers
Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

We came from N.J. on a bus tour. We had the walk on guide and used our own bus and driver. The guide was very rude to our driver. The bus was big and the streets are small. Could not stop or pull over to...More

1  Thank SouthJerseyGrammy5
JosephineG1, Owner at Charleston's Finest Historic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2015

Since we do not make the rules for tour buses stopping on narrow city streets, that is an issue you should address to the City of Charleston. Fort Sumter is in the Charleston Harbour surrounded by water, almost one mile off shore. You would need...More

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