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  2. South Carolina
  3. Charleston

Historic Charleston Small Group Walking Tour

Product ID: 71090
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Explore the revolutionary history of the oldest city in South Carolina on a 2-hour walking tour of Charleston. Marvel as the colonial days are brought back to life.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Get an in-depth introduction to the history of Charleston
  • Discover the elegant mansions and historic churches South of Broad
  • Walk at a leisurely pace in a small group
Full description
Learn the history of Charleston on a 2-hour walking tour, and admire the elegant antebellum mansions and beautiful gardens of the oldest city in South Carolina. Benefit from the local knowledge of an expert guide who will tell you unique stories to bring the colonial period back to life. 

Discover where the city was founded and hear how it got its wealth. Delve deep into the revolutionary history and learn why Charleston is known as the Boston of the South. Learn fun facts about the rowdy colony, such as how it had its very own tea party in the harbor.

Explore the birth of secession and the complex history of the Revolutionary War. Hear how it took over a century for Charleston to come back to life, and get an insight into the unique culture and spirit of its people.
Includes
  • Guide
  • 2-hour history tour
What’s Not Included
  • Tickets to museums
  • Water
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Your tour departs from Washington Park near the Elizabeth Jacksons Monument (it looks like a headstone). The park is located behind 100 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring water
• Insect repellent is recommended in the summer
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From US$ 25 US$ 18.75 per person

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