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Frankly Charleston Evening Walking Tour

Frankly Charleston Evening Walking Tour

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Come experience “The Other Charleston” as a walking tour. Frankly Charleston Black History Tours and Sightseeing offers a historical stroll through the antebellum section of the 5th ward of colonial Charles Town (now known as Wraggborough). Experience not only the reclaimed acreage of what was once known as the suburbs, but also a predominantly African American colonial neighborhood. During this tour, you will also witness: Colonial parks known as malls Live Oak trees Suburban plantation mansions Renovated colonial architecture Historical Churches And much, much more!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.62
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Best of Historic Charleston Walking Tour

Best of Historic Charleston Walking Tour

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This is the perfect walking tour for the first-time visitor or repeat guest. We’ll cover iconic landmarks such as St. Philip’s Church, the French Quarter, the Dock Street Theatre, Rainbow Row, The Battery, White Point Garden, Calhoun Mansion, and so much more. You’ll get a comprehensive view of Charleston’s architecture, churches, culture, history, people, and even the hidden alleys and lanes often overlooked on other tours. I’ll highlight historic downtown extensively at an easy pace with lots of photo stops and interesting facts you’ll always remember. More ground covered = more beauty experienced. Charleston is the star.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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Love Stories of Charleston Walking Tour
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Love Stories of Charleston Walking Tour

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This specialty tour is not found anywhere else in Charleston! Unlock the romantic truths behind Charleston's most notorious lovers with travel writer and registered tour guide, Jill Paris. Tread carefully inside the graveyard said to be haunted by the subject of Edgar Allan Poe's poem "Annabel Lee." Touch the towering wall at the Swordgate House that a fifteen-year-old student at an elite girls' boarding school scaled to run off any marry her lover. Hear about the "lovebirds of Lamboll Street" and much more. Ample time to take photos; Tour includes a stop at the "Angel Wings" brick wall on Legare Street - an Eclectic Tours of Charleston original. "Charleston is the star - it's my pleasure to showcase its most stunning streets with you. Join me for an unforgettable journey on foot through what's been often described as a movie set." Jill Paris, Owner, Eclectic Tours of Charleston
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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Charleston City Walking Tour with Edmondston-Alston House Admission
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Charleston City Walking Tour with Edmondston-Alston House Admission

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This Charleston walking tour not only takes you to top sights around downtown Charleston such as the Battery and South of Broad Street, but also includes access to the Edmondston-Alston House, a gorgeous 19th century home with unobstructed views of the Charleston Harbor. After learning about Charleston history on a guided walking tour, visit the house for a peek inside the lives of Charleston’s elite class—and an unforgettable view.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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Charleston Walking Tours with Ann

Charleston Walking Tours with Ann

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"Private" Charleston Walking Tour with a certified/licensed guide who grew up in Charleston and will relate personal experiences as well as the city's history. This is your tour and I want our time together to be meaningful, memorable, and fun. Let me know if you have special needs.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00

High Society II: Combo Walking Tour with Art & Wine

High Society II: Combo Walking Tour with Art & Wine

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This original Charleston walking tour is not offered anywhere else in town! You'll stroll the most beautiful streets and lanes learning of the artisans, artists, architects, and landowners who built the rich city of Charleston. Lead by Travel Writer and Licensed Tour Guide, Jill Paris, Owner of Eclectic Tours of Charleston, this unique tour experience ends with a special visit to one of Charleston's premiere Art Galleries where you'll learn about local artists connected to the city and sip sparkling wine. Highlights * Unique Historic Charleston walking tour PLUS a visit to an exceptional Art Gallery and Wine Reception * Subjects cover History, Art, Culture, Civil War, Flowers and Trees, and unusual facts that make Charleston so charming * Tour lead by Travel Writer and Licensed Tour Guide, Jill Paris * Plenty of time to stop and take Instagram-worthy snaps
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.00
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4-Hour Charleston Paranormal Encounter Tour

4-Hour Charleston Paranormal Encounter Tour

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We will bring you into a Real Paranormal Location for a Full Investigation, and Guarantees that you, or your group, will experience paranormal activity. We have regularly investigated these locations and offer to bring you there and show you how to find your own answers to questions you may have for them! We provide you with a variety of Premium Gear that we use regularly in the field and gather all of the night's events on UDH4k & UHD Audio, to be processed & shared later for you own Episode, your own Paranormal Investigation, at one of our Haunted Locations!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.00
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Guided Walking Ghost Tour in Charleston

Guided Walking Ghost Tour in Charleston

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It's a ghost story! Explore one of the original cities of the Americas where ghosts roamed the streets. Stand in front of the most photographed ghost in America, and the most robbed grave in Charleston, and learn how to take a picture of a ghost. Family friendly, open to all, have a supernatural experience.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.62
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High Society: Combo Walking Tour & Gibbes Museum

High Society: Combo Walking Tour & Gibbes Museum

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I am the only licensed tour guide in Charleston that is also a docent at the Gibbes Museum of Art. Charleston may not have been the largest city in the colonies, but it certainly was the richest. Art is what made Charleston. This tour connects the stories around the city throughout the Historic District, covering all the iconic landmarks you need to see, followed by a private guided tour of a wonderful museum that showcases the foremost collection of American art that incorporates the story of Charleston. You will be pleasantly surprised at how charming the Gibbes is!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.00
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Ghost Walking Tour and Pub Crawl in Haunted Charleston
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Ghost Walking Tour and Pub Crawl in Haunted Charleston

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Combine the mystery of a haunted tour with fun of a pub crawl for a great night out. A guide will lead the group on a 2.5-hour walking tour through historic downtown Charleston. Stop at several bars along the way, each housed in historic buildings with their own unique ghosts and stories. Guests will have time to enjoy a delicious libation as the guide tells them all about the fascinating history of Charleston and some of its most famous and creepy haunted stories!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.80
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Charleston Hidden Gems Walking Tour

Charleston Hidden Gems Walking Tour

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Hidden Gems does not take you through the crowded areas of the historic district. No traffic on the roads or hoards of tourist taking up the sidewalk. It's a leisurely stroll past twelve national historic landmarks, spectacular gardens, massive ironwork, and maybe even see a celebrity or two.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.00
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Frankly Charleston Sunday Walking Tour

Frankly Charleston Sunday Walking Tour

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See top Charleston sights through the lens of black history on this walking tour of Wraggborough, a historically black neighborhood. Learn about "the other Charleston" that many tours skim over as you walk to sights such as the Citadel, Aiken-Rhett House, and Emanuel AME Church with a local guide, listening to commentary along the way. End your tour with a more complete picture of Charleston culture.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.62
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Amazing Ladies of Charleston Walking Tour
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Amazing Ladies of Charleston Walking Tour

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This exclusive historic walking tour highlights the essential streets of downtown Charleston and highlights many trailblazing women worth remembering. While strolling down the charming streets and hidden alleys of the French Quarter and South of Broad with Travel Writer and Licensed Tour Guide, Jill Paris, you'll be privy to the secrets of local characters and learn about the southern culture through heartfelt tales, not lectures. You can almost hear the desperate plea of captured lady-pirate Anne Bonny pleading for her life; badass women abolitionists, writers, artists breaking down barriers; a young girl-spy's quick-thinking cool under pressure; a pioneering preservationist; a female ghost's sad story; and an African American leader worthy of her own national holiday. Let's face it. Girls rule. Highlights * Plenty of time to take Instagram-worthy snaps * Tour covers History, Culture, Architecture, Plants & Flowers, and more * Tour starts and ends next to convenient parking
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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Haunted Charleston Food and Walking Tour
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Haunted Charleston Food and Walking Tour

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What could be better than a food tour combined with a ghost tour? Nothing! You will meet your guide in downtown Charleston for exclusive access to our haunted restaurants. We will visit up to 4 haunted restaurants and multiple haunted buildings along a walking route of downtown. At the restaurants, we have set up 1-3 food tastings per location. We will have private areas in dining rooms, bars, haunted basements, and pretty much anywhere we can find to sample food, spirits, and hear ghost stories. We will visit other historic and haunted buildings along the route and tell stories and give your bellies a few minute break from the samples. Our Haunted Food Tour in unlike any other food tour in Charleston. Tours last about 3 hours, cover less than a mile on a walking route, and have plenty of time spent inside haunted restaurants for food and stories.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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 Spiritual Awakenings Tour in Charleston

Spiritual Awakenings Tour in Charleston

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We are the only Ghost Tour company that has been in operation in Charleston since 1979 and you will get a quality tour instead of a quantity tour. We give a Spiritual Tour and have "at the moment" evidence of things that have happened and sometimes have things happen on tour! Our tour guides are licensed with the city of Charleston and have been guiding for many years. We are not a chain company but a mom and pop shop that is Charleston's first ghost tour company and you'll get a passionate guide who loves the history and ghosts of Charleston. We make sure you'll want to come visit again and again and enjoy what we do as we have been doing this for over 40 years. We may not have thousands of reviews because we are small but we do give the best ghost tour. Charleston is the Holy City by the Sea and our faith keeps us giving the best ghost tour around. We hope you choose us!
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.00
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Self-Guided

Self-Guided "The French Quarter Charleston" Solo Walking Tour

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Ya’ll come to the right place for a true Charleston experience. On our journey I’ll be taking you to the best historical spots and the hidden treasures of the French Quarter and I’ll tell you their story. Oh, them friends back home goanna be jealous. 1 purchase works on 2 phones! So why don’t you just skedaddle down to the Market Hall on Meeting street and we’ll get this hootenanny started. I’ll meet you there. You will discover Charleston's French Quarter on our Solo Smart Phone Powered Walking Tour. Go anytime and explore on your own schedule. The WalknTours app guides Solo travelers on a hands free tour. Go anytime, explore on your own schedule. Perfect for Solo Travelers. Especially Solo Travel Rebels. How it works: 1. Get the WalknTours app 2. Register an account and use the experience code in your booking to unlock the tour. 3. Go to Charleston City Market front door - 73 North Market Street, Charleston, SC, USA 4. Press start experience.
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  • 50 minutes to 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Charleston's Walking History Tour - 6 PM
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Charleston's Walking History Tour - 6 PM

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Take a walking tour of Charleston during the evening hours to enjoy cooler weather while learning about the city's rich history. As you wander along streets near the waterfront, you'll hear about Southern culture and present-day life in Charleston before diving into the city's past, dating back to 1650.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.95
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Historic Charleston Walking & Storytelling Tour

Historic Charleston Walking & Storytelling Tour

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This tour is an exploration of Charleston that highlights the women and men who helped found Charleston and the United States. Did you know, without the pirates and patriots of Charleston, the United States may not exist today? We start our experience in front of the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, one of Charleston’s oldest and most historical buildings. Learn about George Washington’s visit in 1791, and the dungeon’s prisoners who met their fate. Next, we venture down East Bay Street, passing Rainbow Row. Behold gorgeous mansions, and witness breathtaking views of the Charleston Harbor and White Point Garden. Walk in the footsteps of pirates and their captors. Next, we turn inward and walk through Charleston’s South of Broad neighborhood. Learn about the man George Washington and Thomas Jefferson said was the true father of America. Last, we venture back to our starting point, passing by the Four Corners of the Law and the shops and residences on Broad Street.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Guided tour

Guided tour "Love Stories of Charleston"

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. Did you know that Charleston was the fourth largest city in colonial America, and the wealthiest? You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. Did you know that the first golf club in America was established in Charleston in 1787? What is the most famous historical couple of Charleston? Stephen Colbert and Evelyn McGee-Colbert. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$495.67
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The best of Charleston walking tour

The best of Charleston walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Did you know that Charleston was the fourth largest city in colonial America, and the wealthiest? Or that the first golf club in America was established in Charleston in 1787? You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Charleston boasts the first public college, museum, and playhouse in the U.S. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Charleston. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
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$495.67
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Charleston's Best History Walking Tour - 2 PM

Charleston's Best History Walking Tour - 2 PM

Hi ya'll, I'm Cooper. There are many walking tours in Charleston. Some better than others. None more informative than this tour. We pride ourselves on providing a story-based tour of the historic district, in a humorous, yet accurately historical way. The information you learn on our tours will simply amaze you. From the events of colonial Charleston to the quirky little facts no other tour takes the time to research. We teach history in a fun and interactive way. We start by having a discussion about what you like in history. The things that you want to learn. From there we'll craft the tour around such topics as modern-day charleston, the civil war, the revolutionary war, cultural history, architecture, and even talk about the reality of slavery in Charleston. We were voted best history tour in Charleston, and we work hard every day to live up to that title. So come on ya'll...let's learn some history
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$34.95
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Charleston: Jewel Of The South Walking Tour

Charleston: Jewel Of The South Walking Tour

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This is a local's view of Charleston history. It's almost as if Evans is welcoming you into his home. He knows everyone and has spent more than 25 years interpreting the history in a fun, and entertaining way.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.00
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Charleston Historical Evening Walking Tour

Charleston Historical Evening Walking Tour

If you want to take a history tour before or after dinner and not have to worry about the heat of the day, our evening tour is the perfect tour for you. This is a tour about Charleston's history it is not a ghost tour. The tour is a little shorter than the daytime tour, but you will get the full tour experience. From Rainbow Row to The Market your tour is fully narrated by a tour guide certified by the City of Charleston
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  • 1 hour 5 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Charleston Half-Day Middleton Place & Drayton Hall Tour with Lunch Box

Private Charleston Half-Day Middleton Place & Drayton Hall Tour with Lunch Box

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We offer transportation for Private Groups and Families to explore all that the Charleston Area has to offer. Enjoy a beautiful ride up the Spanish Moss Canopied River Road to the historic Plantations in West Ashley. Each offers a unique perspective on antebellum life and educational programs for all ages.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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