Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour

18 Anson St Charleston, 29401 29401
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Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour
Detail Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Detail Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
Detail Step back in time on a history tour
Detail Tour is wheelchair accessible
Detail Fully narrated tour
Detail Informative, friendly and professional guide
Detail Duration: 90 minutes
Detail It lasts approximately 1.5 hours.
Detail Handicap Accessible
Detail Both Cameras and Video Cameras are Permitted
Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour Schedule Schedule
Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour
Upcoming Schedule:
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Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour Photos (17)
An ornate wrought iron gate stands partly open to a warmly lit garden pathway at twilightAn ornate wrought iron gate stands partly open to a warmly lit garden pathway at twilightAn ornate wrought iron gate stands partly open to a warmly lit garden pathway at twilightAn ornate wrought iron gate stands partly open to a warmly lit garden pathway at twilight

Immerse yourself in the enigmatic allure of Charleston's lesser-known history with the Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour. As you traverse the beautifully haunted streets of South Carolina's oldest city, this tantalizing tour dives deep into the morbid tales and surprising scandals that fashion its fascinating past.

Set foot on a thrilling journey that spans 90-minute, guaranteed to raise your awareness – and maybe even your hair. With each cobblestone traversed, you'll scale notable locations and secret spots, becoming privy to the eerie happenings that once occurred against the backdrop of Southern charm. The past spills onto the streets in the form of prostitution, public duels, and vintage vices, painted vividly by the local guide who brings these gritty tales to life. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended as you uncover around 1 mile of Charleston's mysterious history.

Trace the narrow alleyways that hold tales of shredded honor and bloody deeds, as the city's sordid past unfolds. The tour spans the historic French Quarter and pass by the infamous Provost Dungeon, where stories of sorrow echo in your senses. You'll become immersed in narratives of notorious criminals, wayward souls, and tragic love stories that are bound to haunt your memory.

Each tale along the Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour brims with color derived from real historical accounts, court records, and oral traditions passed down through generations. From once bustling bordellos to sites of tragic fires and surprising accounts of piracy, every detail is steeped in historical accuracy, making this tour not just an activity but a temporal experience.

Even the most seasoned history buffs will be impressed with the depth of knowledge shared on this tour, where the shadows of time are veiled in the city’s breathtaking architecture and romantic squares. The picturesque scenery serves as a powerful contrast to the grim past, creating an atmospheric experience that's both chilling and captivating.

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 Includes Admission to  French Quarter
Get lost in the bewitching beauty of Charleston's French Quarter, a picturesque neighborhood filled with romantic allure. Amble past art boutiques, impressive colonial-era architecture, enchanting alleys, and famous historical landmarks. Here, the rich tapestry of history and culture merge, offering an unforgettable experience.
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 Includes Admission to  Meeting Street in Charleston SC
Uncover the classic charm of Charleston on Meeting Street. This historic heart of the city is a melting pot of southern elegance and rich history. With stately antebellum homes, storied landmarks, world-class restaurants, and quaint boutiques, it's an intoxicating blend of past and present. Stroll the cobblestone paths, absorb the timeless ambiance, and experience the essence of Charleston on Meeting Street.

Summing up, the Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour is not just an exploration of the city but its soul, ascended from the echoes of forgotten scandals and poignant tales. It's a rendezvous with the history books, where you get to walk on the same stones and feel the same chill as the characters of bygone eras. As the sun dips and the lanterns light your way, you'll see the city in a whole new light. There's an intriguing blend of beauty and terror wrapped up in Charleston's past, and you're just a tour away from unraveling it. Remember, you don't just visit Charleston; it's where you become a part of the history!

Frequently Asked Questions for Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour:
  • What methods of transportation does the Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour use?
    This is a walking tour.
  • Approximately how long does the Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour last?
    It lasts approximately 1.5 hours.
  • For what ages is the tour appropriate?
    18+
  • Is photography / video recording allowed on the Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour?
    Yes.
  • Is the Dark Side of Charleston Walking Tour handicap accessible?
    Yes,

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