Small-Group Tour: Charleston Old Walled City Historical Walking Tour
Hear tales of historic sieges, a devastating natural disaster, two major rebellions and so much more! This Charleston Old Walled City Small Group Walking Tour will transport you back in time as you learn all about Charleston’s rich history. Explore Charleston’s most historic and fascinating places with an export guide leading the way.
After meeting your guide at 9:50 am at the Historic Foundation Shop, you and your group will set off to explore the city. This two hour walking tour will first take you through the historic French Quarter as your guide provides insight about the history of the area. Your tour will continue past buildings that are over 300 years old as well as the grand mansions of Broad Street as your guide tells you fascinating stories about them. Every tour is unique as participants are encouraged to ask questions throughout the stroll and the tour is tailored to the interests of the group. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes as this tour consists of a lot of walking. The tour concludes at Charleston’s High Battery where you will enjoy a panoramic view of Charleston Harbor.
This two hour walking tour is fun for all ages and is the perfect introduction to the history of Charleston. You will enjoy strolling past the most beautiful and historic sights in the city all while learning about them from an expert guide who will answer any of your questions along the way. This is fascinating and entertaining tour that should not be missed and will be the highlight of your time in Charleston!
Meet your guide at 9:50am at the Historic Charleston Foundation Shop to prepare for your historic walking tour. Your guide will lead you through the historic city, starting with the French Quarter, and provide insight about the city's rich history - including tales of heroic sieges, a devastating natural disaster, and two major rebellions. As you continue on your tour, you will hear stories about buildings over 300 years old that are still standing today. During your time, you will also make your way past grand mansions south of Broad Street. You are encouraged to suggest topics of interest prior to the tour as well as actively ask questions during your stroll. With your questions and suggestions, each tour will be tailored to participants which offers a unique experience of this historic city. Your tour will conclude after approximately 2 hours at Charleston's High Battery, offering a scenic view of the Charleston Harbor to complement the sights you've seen.
Pickup & Return:
Historic Charleston Foundation Shop.
Concludes at Charleston's High Battery.
Departure Times: 10am
Please arrive 10 minutes prior to departure.
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Local guide
- Small-group tour
- Walking tour
Does not include:
- Transportation to/from attractions
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
- Wheelchair accessible
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required