Beaufort History and Film Location Tour by Van
Come spend some time in Beaufort, South Carolina. Beaufort is the second oldest city in South Carolina, established in 1711. Over 24 films have been filmed in Beaufort since 1979. The Tour of Beaufort starts at 930 Bay St, located in the heart of Beaufort, and lasts for 90 minutes.
The guides will dress in 19th century garb. Small groups will be entertained by a narrative history dating back to 1500's till today. Visitors will learn songs from the antebellum time period. There's a gift shop that has free maps for the tourists. Guides will suggest the best restaurants to eat at.
Tourists will be treated to a van ride through Beaufort to see the scenic views and the antebellum era homes in air conditioned comfort. Visitors will be taken by van by the movie location where films like Forest Gump and the Big Chill were filmed. Beaufort tours are the number one tour in South Carolina.
The British founded Beaufort, S.C. in 1711. The region was explored by many European explorers and many failed attempts to colonize the area. Despite the attacks from Native American tribes and the Spanish threatening to invade, the town of Beaufort slowly grew. The citizens of Beaufort are proud to celebrate their tricentennial this decade.
People who have gone on the the Beaufort History and Film Location Tour by Van say the tour guide was worth it. The tour guide was very kind and entertaining. The tour brings 19th century South Carolina to life. People of all ages will find this tour entertaing. It's a lot of for a low price. Most reviewers rate this a five star tour.
Explore the second oldest city in South Carolina for an experience of Beaufort's charm and history that you will never forget. Along with the History you will experience some of the product sites as Beaufort has been made famous by having 24+ Hollywood films shot in the area. Our tours begin at 930 Bay St In the heart of downtown Beaufort and the tour makes its way all around the historic district.
Your certified guides, clad in period dress, will stimulate your imagination to transport you to another age, apart from the noise and rush of today's world. On this tour we'll spend about 90-minutes exploring the historic district of Beaufort. You will see 19th century photos of the houses and compare them to the current structures. Your small group will be entertained with a full narrative detailing history from the 1500's all the way to present day and includes song sung in our antebellum past. At the end of the tour you'll enjoy local tips on more historical spots to see, and great local places to eat. Visitor's can also grab free map in our gift shop. Come and catch the spirit of our little town!
Pickup & Return:
The Spirit of Old Beaufort Tour Center and Gift Shop.
103 Charles St
Beaufort SC 29902.
Departure Times: 11:00am, 1:00pm, 2:30pm, 4:00pm
- Professional Local Guide
- Costumed Guides
- Air-Conditioned Van
- pick up & Drop off from: 103 Charles St
Does not include:
- Gratuities (Optional)
- Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- 45-Minutes from Hilton Head Island
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Wheelchair accessible