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2-Hour Historical Walking Tour of Charleston

Highlights
  • Get around Charleston on foot with a guide who knows the way
  • Hear historical stories about the city from an insider 
  • See main sites, such as St. Michael's Church, in just a few hours 
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2-Hour Historical Walking Tour of Charleston
From US$22.00
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9:45am TourMost Popular
This tour departs at 9:45am for a 2-hour historical walking tour of Charleston.
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3:00pm Tour
This Tour departs at 3:00pm for a 2-hour historical walking tour of Charleston.
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1:00 pm Tour
This tour departs at 1:00 pm for a 2-hour historical walking tour of Charleston.
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Overview
See Charleston’s main historical attractions as you learn about the city’s history during this walking tour. You’ll save time because your guide knows the fastest ways between landmarks, including historic St. Michael’s Church, and you can be sure you won’t lose your way while strolling the streets. With multiple tours offered daily, you’re also able to choose a time that best suits your schedule.
What to Expect
Your historical tour of Charleston meets at the Gibbes Museum of Art on Meeting Street. Once you get acquainted with your guide, set out on a walking adventure through some of the city’s most well-known areas.

Pass by St. Michael's Church, located on a scenic, tree-lined street. See the city’s historical mansions and gardens, and hear stories about the people that owned them over the years. Your guide will tell you other fascinating facts about Charleston’s past.

Dive into the history of the colonial days, the American Civil War, and the Revolutionary War, and gain a better understanding about Charleston’s present. Learn about its culture, traditions, and Southern charm.
Reviews (192)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Fell in love with Charleston

We were just passing through on our way to Florida and we are so glad we decided to take this tour. Jini was a great guide. The tour was well paced and she shared so much history with us. I wasn’t bored even for a...More

1  Thank Vicki W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sunny Saturday in Charleston

Jini Turner was a wonderful guide around the French Quarter and environs. She focused on the history of the city from the beginnings of our country, while sharing information about the economic ups and downs, and the architectural influences which Charleston still continues to proudly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 02bwiser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great Intro Tour

This was an excellent intro tour for our first trip to Charleston. Jini was extremely knowledgeable and I thought the pace of the tour was perfect for first time visitors.

Thank leochica4u
Reviewed 23 December 2018
Outstanding walking tour

Whenever I travel to a city, I sign up for their walking tours. Jini at Ashley on the Cooper Walking Tours was the very best I've ever seen. Knowledgeable, friendly, and genuinely interested in her tourists, Jini makes you feel so welcomed in the Holy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jayshan2014
Reviewed 11 December 2018
Excellent Tour

This was an excellent walking tour. Very informative and lots of good excercise to boot! We enjoyed our tour guide - he was well informed and knowledgable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paula D
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anadamamanda
30 January 2019|
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Response from crystal543 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the streets are very walkable.
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cynthia f
4 January 2019|
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Response from Malayprincess | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see anything like that.
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Expedition492637
23 August 2018|
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Response from John-Katie B | Reviewed this property |
There was a dog in our group. However (and I am dog owner myself), unless the pet is extremely well behaved and won’t bark and/or be a distraction to the group, leave him/her at home. It’s not fair to others who are trying... More
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