Discovering Charleston: Sightseeing Tours
Touring history in Charleston South Carolina
There are plenty of ways to sight-see the historically and culturally rich town of Charleston. For your enjoyment, tours of all types are given throughout the city. Bring your bike and crisscross your way through the streets of the Historic District. Take things a little slower during a walking or a carriage tour. Don’t forget to cruise along with Fort Sumter Tours and discover the fort where the civil war first began.
Charleston Bike Tours, a wheel of fun
When traveling to Charleston, don’t forget to bring your bike with you! Ride over the longest cable-stayed bridge in North America. Tackle miles of Charleston’s astonishing historic sites. If you’re traveling with a group, join in on Team Building Rides. As you and your team zigzag through Charleston, you’ll complete team challenges, which will promote team effort and build energy to create long lasting relationships.
For the avid mountain biker, head over to Swamp Fox National Recreational Trail. Located only 30 minutes away from Charleston, bike down Swamp Fox Trail and encounter bridges and swampland. This is the perfect opportunity to become a weekend warrior.
Wheels of Fun
Charleston carriage tours; exploring at a trot
For a true nostalgic experience, a carriage ride is the perfect ingredient for your historic excursion. With a perfect blend of knowledge, humor and history, a carriage ride takes you down cobblestone streets to see a variety of churches and the antebellum mansions. Immerse yourself in playful anecdotes from professional tour guides as you cover over 25 blocks of Charleston’s historical background.
Night / Evening tours Experience Charleston’s charm during the evening.
Private Tours Make that occasion extra special with a private carriage ride.
Group Tours Share a most memorable moment with family and friends.
Trotting through Charleston
- Old South Carriage Company
- Olde Towne Carriage Company
- Palmetto Carriage Works
- Carolina Polo and Carriage Company
- Classic Carriage Works, LLC
Charleston walking tours; walking down memory lane
Sometimes, a snail’s pace is needed to fully appreciate Charleston’s history. You’ll find plenty of specialized, thematic walking tours that will make your trip to Charleston even more memorable.
Enjoy exclusive access to the many infamous and haunted sites. Step off the sidewalks and journey through one of the oldest graveyards in the country or visit Charleston’s Pre-Revolutionary Dungeon. A late night excursion walk promises to deliver plenty of ghost stories and goose bumps!
Join in a culinary adventure and taste the heritage that lives among the streets of Charleston. Stroll down the streets and sample delicious treats from local markets, bakeries and restaurants. Visit great restaurants and go behind the scenes to learn culinary secrets unique to Charleston’s top chefs.
Exploring the Historic District by foot gives you a chance to take in the beauty of old architecture and majestic homes.
Wandering by foot
- Charleston Ghost & Graveyard Walking Tour
- Charleston Pirate Tours
- Bulldog Tours
- Charleston Strolls
- Charleston’s Finest Historic Tours
- Behind the Gate Home ” History Tour
- Black Cat Tours, LLC
- Candlelight Ghost Tours – Ghosts of the South
- Charleston 101
- Charleston Footprints
- Charleston History Tours…Picture Perfect
- Charleston Sole
- Charleston Tea Party Walking Tour
- Charleston’s Best Tours, LLC
- Civil War Walking Tours
- Colonial Walking Tours
- Holy City Tours
- Old Charleston Walking Tours, LLC
- Say Charleston