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Classic Carriage Works, LLC

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Classic Carriage Works, LLC. is Charleston's premier provider of high quality carriage tours and carriage service. We hold our customers, horses and employees in the highest regard - taking the utmost care of each. Our tours are personalized by the...more
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10 Guignard St, Charleston, SC 29401-2013
+1 843-853-3747
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All reviews civil war tour great tour our tour guide luck of the draw beautiful horse other companies charleston history the barn highly recommend this company historic district great sense of humor local history his knowledge route ride carson elmwood
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a Great start to Sunday morning! Sam and Patrick took great care of us all. Bud was the lead and did a great job leading the carriage. Patrick was fun, informative and made the tour interesting and informative. Must do this tour while you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great way to spend part of a short visit into Charleston! Lots to see n a carriage tour is a good option to see the town n learn some history ...even when it is a little chilly out. Blankets are included. AL, our guide, was...More

Thank Denise P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our time in Charleston was limited, and the heat was terrible, so we opted to take a carriage ride. We had always heard that Charleston was lovely, but really didn't see it until this tour. Our driver, Eric, was funny and informative, and our horse,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wive and I try to visit Charleston at least 1 time per year, and always take a carriage ride with Classic Carriage Works. The guides are always very informative, explaining the history of particular land marks as you make your way through which ever...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BillE732
Reviewed January 1, 2019

We recently booked a private carriage tour but had to cancel at the last minute because my wife had fallen and sustained fractures in both arms. This company immediately accepted the cancellation and refunded the full amount. Next time we return to Charleston we will...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alan K
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

This was a great experience. I really enjoyed myself. I love living in the USA, we don’t have 5000 year old buildings like Europe, but we have an amazing and rich history and this hour long trip shows some of that history. Our guide was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 14, 2018

Our tour guide Patrick was friendly and well-versed in Charleston history. He shared stories of the past, educated us about the different styles of architecture, and amused us with his interactions with Carson the horse.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

A low key, historical up close tour of Charleston, in the comfort of a horse and carriage, for at least an hour. Drivers and horses are great teams to amuse and educate, and really appreciate the teamwork between man and horse. Reasonable prices......

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018

Really think we would have enjoyed this much more with a different driver. Ours was quick to tell us he had a history degree so he knew a lot. I think he thought he was amusing but instead he came off as arrogant and incredibly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

The old town of Charleston is awash with horse-drawn buggies full of tourists being shepherded around the sights so, being tourists, we joined in. I don’t think Classic is the biggest operator but I also think we lucked out as the larger outfits packed the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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June 2, 2017|
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Response from jpccw | Property representative |
The tour to take depends somewhat on your own personal preferences. If this is your first trip to Charleston, then our Charleston History Tour is a great introduction to the city. The Civil War Tour and the Slavery to... More
March 7, 2017|
Response from jpccw | Property representative |
The large carriages seat up to 16 people, so if you purchase group tickets you will be riding with other people. Kids 3 and under can ride on a lap for free.