Historical Walking Tour of Charleston

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USD3400

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A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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About

Learn about the history of Charleston and the Native American tribe, known as Chicora, in South Carolina on this educational walking tour of the city. Stops include St. Philip's Church, Old Slave Mart Museum, Rainbow Row, Nathaniel Russell House, and more. Go off-the-beaten path and discover more than the usual tourist spots.

Highlights

Explore Charleston and learn about its diverse history
This walking tour is ideal for those who are short on time
Remember to bring a bottle of water
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Itinerary

St Phillip's has the oldest congregation in Charleston. It is one of the most iconic churches in Charleston. They boast a graveyard and a cemetery. (Learn the difference on the tour!)
This is the only Calvinist French Heugenot church in the Western Hemisphere. It is a beautiful gothic style church with a fascinating history.
This is the first building in North America built for the sole purpose of putting on theatrical productions.
This is the second oldest house in Charleston.
This is a slave market from 1856. Here we will address the dark history of slavery and Charleston's role in that.
This is one of the most historical buildings in the entire country.
Rainbow Row is one of the most iconic areas in Charleston. This is a great photo opportunity!
This is one of the oldest and most historic mansions in Charleston.
This is the oldest church in Charleston.
This is the oldest graveyard in Charleston.
This is the oldest municipal building in Charleston.

Inclusions

Experienced guide

Additional Information

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.