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3-Hour Secret Food Tour in Charleston w/ Private Tour Option

3-Hour Secret Food Tour in Charleston w/ Private Tour Option

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Skip the tourist traps and lose yourself in the flavors of true Charleston cuisine. Taste local delicacies like smoked confit fried chicken wings, She-Crab soup, flounder po-boy, shrimp and grits, and as with all of our tours, you'll also sample a Secret Dish, which you'll only find out about that day. Your local guide will steer you toward the very best spots to enjoy these classic dishes.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$105.93
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$105.93
Price varies by group size

Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston

Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston

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Visit Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens on this 4.5-hour tour from Charleston, South Carolina. One of the oldest working plantations in the United States, Boone Hall was founded in 1681 and still grows crops. During your tour led by a guide in period costume, you'll see the plantation's slave quarters and learn about its history and modern-day use. Select a morning or afternoon departure time when booking. Enjoy a personalized experience on this small-group tour of just 15 people.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$60.50
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$60.50

Turtle Beach Power Snorkeling Adventure
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Turtle Beach Power Snorkeling Adventure

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Sea scooter snorkeling tours are popular shore excursion for visitors docked at St. John cruise ports. After your guide and captain provide a sea scooter tutorial, dive in and propel through the water, taking in diverse ocean life around you along the way. In addition to souvenir photos, light snacks and beverages are included.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.00
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$125.00

Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Horse & Carriage Tour

Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Horse & Carriage Tour

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Experience more than 300 years of history on this guided carriage tour of Charleston. See the many mansions, churches, and gardens as your horse-drawn carriage tour covers more than 2.5 miles and 30 blocks of historic Charleston. Belgian and Percheron draft horses will you lead you through the streets while you learn about this “Holy City” and its role in the Civil War.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
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$45.00

Charleston TourPass Attractions Pass for 1, 2, or 3 Days

Charleston TourPass Attractions Pass for 1, 2, or 3 Days

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Charleston sightseeing pass includes admission for 30+ top tours, attractions, and restaurants. Choose from a 1-, 2-, or 3-day option—days don’t have to be consecutive and can be used anytime within a 10-day window, making this an easy addition to your existing itinerary. Each ticket includes tours such as a carriage ride or trolley tour, plus skip-the-line access to select Charleston museums and plantations.
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  • 1 to 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.00
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$86.00

Hilton Head Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise
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Hilton Head Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise

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Enjoy sunset views and scan the water for Atlantic bottlenose dolphins on this dolphin-watching cruise off the coast of South Carolina. The frequency of dolphin sightings makes this cruise ideal for those hoping to catch photos of the majestic sea creatures. Plus, throughout the cruise, you can learn about dolphins and your surroundings from an on-board naturalist.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.65
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$47.65

Daytime Horse-Drawn Carriage Sightseeing Tour of Historic Charleston

Daytime Horse-Drawn Carriage Sightseeing Tour of Historic Charleston

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Ride a horse-drawn carriage through the heart of historic Charleston on a guided tour through the heart of the city. Soak up the old fashioned charm of cobblestone streets lined with antebellum houses, lush gardens, and landmark churches as you listen to stories about Charleston history, architecture, and culture.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.95
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$49.95

Charleston's Pleasing Terrors Night-Time Walking Ghost Tour

Charleston's Pleasing Terrors Night-Time Walking Ghost Tour

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Join Charleston native and host of the popular Pleasing Terrors Podcast, Mike Brown, on this 90-minute Pleasing Terrors Night-Time Walking Ghost Tour. Join Mike as he combines suspenseful storytelling with unparalleled knowledge of the hidden and often frightening stories lurking in Charleston's past and present.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.00
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$28.00

Charleston's Alleys & Hidden Passages Guided Small-Group Walking Tour

Charleston's Alleys & Hidden Passages Guided Small-Group Walking Tour

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Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities—Charleston, South Carolina—on this guided small-group walking tour. Explore some of the city’s most enchanting alleys and hidden passages. Visit the Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, a colonial building with a 300-year history; Rainbow Row, the longest cluster of Georgian row houses in the United States; plus historic Philadelphia Alley, and many more.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.65
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$25.65

Hilton Head Guided Pedego Electric Bike Tour

Hilton Head Guided Pedego Electric Bike Tour

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There is no better way to experience Hilton Head than on a comfortable seat of a Pedego Electric Bike. Hilton Head is simply a Pedego Paradise and these state of the art bikes allow riders to travel further, faster and breeze through the bikes trails.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00

90 Minute Hilton Head Dolphin Tour

90 Minute Hilton Head Dolphin Tour

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Come explore the low country on a 90 minute dolphin tour with Island Head. We depart from Broad Creek Marina in the center of Hilton Head Island. We explore the beautiful water way of Broad Creek a rich eco system of wildlife including the famous bottle nose dolphin, a variety of birds, and so much more. We will also explore the Calibogue Sound where we will see from the water the famous Harbour Town Lighthouse, Daufuskie Island, Buck Island, Bull Island, and see Hilton Head Island from the water. Depending on the time of day and tides the captain will take the boat to the best spot off of these locations to increase our chances to find some wildlife. Enjoy a smooth ride aboard our comfortable custom tour boat. There are many different routes for our USCG captain to choose from based on the conditions. This is a great was to get up close with nature in the low country.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
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$45.00

2-Hour Historic Charleston Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour

2-Hour Historic Charleston Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour

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Travel back in time to discover one of America’s most historic cities—Charleston, South Carolina—on this guided walking tour. Visit points of interest including Charleston City Hall; the Dock Street Theatre, America’s first theatre; the Old Exchange Building, South Carolina's most historic building; White Point Garden, in the heart of Charleston’s historic district with a spectacular view of Fort Sumter, and many more.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$21.06
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$21.06

Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour

Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour

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Discover the delights of the Charleston food scene on this walking tour. With a guide, you'll learn about the cuisine of the Lowcountry region as you explore this historic city and sample local food products such as stone-ground grits, pralines, collard greens, and South Carolina barbecue. Tour is limited to 12 people for a small-group experience.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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$95.00

Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise
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Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise

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See the Charleston Harbor by boat with a leisurely sightseeing tour along the Cooper River to Fort Sumter National Monument. This fully-narrated tour focuses on Charleston, South Carolina history from Civil War sites to antebellum houses and landmarks, passes under Cooper River bridges, and explores a waterfront that’s home to bottlenose dolphins and pelicans.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$36.35
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$36.35

Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour of French Quarter & City Market

Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour of French Quarter & City Market

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The 2.5-hour Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour visits four different food establishments and combines elements of a historical tour with a culinary adventure! Learn about Charleston's history as you enjoy tastings of traditional favorites and contemporary innovations, all of which highlight the cuisine of locally-owned restaurants. Insight into Lowcountry cuisine accompanies the broad range of samples on your food tour. This is our original tour around the French Quarter and City Market and focuses on the traditional flavors of the region.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00

Day Trips to Charleston, tour INSIDE Fort Sumter, Carriage Tour, Lunch & More

Day Trips to Charleston, tour INSIDE Fort Sumter, Carriage Tour, Lunch & More

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We are the only tour company in Myrtle Beach that tours INSIDE Fort Sumter. We have packaged our tour in such a way that you will experience Charleston much better and less expensive than if you drove to Charleston from Myrtle Beach and attempted to tour Charleston on your own. This package includes everything below: - Round trip transportation to Charleston from Myrtle Beach aboard our bus - Horse drawn Carriage Tour of Charleston's Historic District - Shopping Time at the City Market - Boat Tour of Charleston Harbor - Lunch on the Boat Tour - Tour of Fort Sumter - Tour of Boone Hall Plantation We offer free pickup from most beach front hotels in Myrtle Beach.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.00
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$140.00

Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour

Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour

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An air-conditioned sightseeing bus offers a refreshing Charleston Sightseeing Tour for summertime visitors trying to escape the heat or those with limited mobility. Roll by popular "Holy City" sights like Rainbow Row, the Battery, White Point Gardens, Nathaniel Russell House, and St. Michael's Church from wide viewing windows while your guide informs and entertains with stories from Charleston's rich past.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.00
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$39.00

Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard

Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard

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Uncover Charleston’s darkest secrets on an evening ghost and cemetery tour. Stroll through the atmospheric heart of the old city while an entertaining local guide regales you with tales of the dark deeds, restless spirits and supernatural phenomena that make Charleston one of the most haunted cities in America. Get exclusive after-hour access to the famous Unitarian Church Graveyard, where an overgrown southern garden surrounds historic plots said to be haunted by wandering ghosts.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00

Charleston's Savor the Flavors of Upper King Street Walking Food Tour

Charleston's Savor the Flavors of Upper King Street Walking Food Tour

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Go a bit off the beaten path while in Charleston with this guided walking and eating tour of Upper King Street, an area that is bursting with delicious food. Just make sure your stomach is empty. Sample some South Carolina staples and learn about the history of food in Charleston.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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$95.00

Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour
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Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour

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This 2.5-hour tour offers insight into Charleston's Upper King Street neighborhood (named as one of the top 10 food neighborhoods in America), showcasing four of Charleston's culinary innovators who exemplify cooking in the New South. The Upper King Street district has emerged as an area with tremendous energy; showcasing culinary innovation, experimental design, and exuberant nightlife. The restaurants featured on the food tour are trailblazers in Charleston's culinary scene, edgy and innovative, with tremendous passion for their craft. This Upper King Street tour is designed to show off the modern and eclectic side of the Lowcountry while providing insight into Charleston's ever-changing culinary scene.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00

Middleton Place All-Access Admission & Guided Tour with Lunch from Charleston

Middleton Place All-Access Admission & Guided Tour with Lunch from Charleston

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Middleton Place is one of the most popular plantations in the Charleston area, but getting there can be tricky without a private car. This tour makes it easy by including transportation from downtown Charleston aboard a comfortable, air-conditioned van, plus a guided tour of the house upon arrival. A 3-course lunch is also included for a taste of Lowcountry cuisine.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.90
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#1 Historical Horse Drawn Carriage Tour
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#1 Historical Horse Drawn Carriage Tour

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Discover Beaufort’s old southern charm on a horse-drawn carriage tour around the historic center. Join a small group for a narrated tour of Old Beaufort and pass by the area’s key landmarks. Listen to your guide retell the history of the city from its early Colonial period to the American Revolution and Civil War eras up to the present day.
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  • 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.00
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Haunted Evening Horse and Carriage Tour of Charleston

Haunted Evening Horse and Carriage Tour of Charleston

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Get all the thrills of a Charleston ghost tour without any walking on this haunted horse and carriage ride. A horse and carriage takes you down twisting side streets and cobbled alleyways with ease as your guide shares spooky stories from Charleston’s past. Make your way past the Mills House, the Circular Congregational Graveyard, and and Provost Dungeon in the heart of the Holy City.
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  • 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
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$45.00

Charleston Ghost & Graveyard Night-Time Guided Walking Tour

Charleston Ghost & Graveyard Night-Time Guided Walking Tour

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Peek into Charleston’s shadowy history with a chilling nighttime walking tour of the city’s most eerie sites! Wind through the dark corridors of the Historic District and hear spooky tales of graveyard hauntings, voodoo and botched burials from your local guide. Pass by infamous locations with grisly histories and wander through the Charleston’s oldest cemetery after hours.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.50
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3-Hour Secret Food Tour in Charleston w/ Private Tour Option
"Zach was wonderful with his information and the food/restaurant choices were spot on! Couldn’t be more pleased! Our group consisted of old ladies, pregnant women and two brides. We all enjoyed Zach’s knowledge and humor he brought to our time together. Highly recommend!!"..."
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Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston
"Lisa, was welcoming and personal. She'll answer all the questions and very friendly. She gave us a good history background."..."
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Turtle Beach Power Snorkeling Adventure
"It’s a stunning experience. We loved every second. Seeing loads of beautiful fish, and turtles swimming up close was simply magnificent. The tour guides are so kind. I highly recommend this."..."
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Charleston’s Old South Carriage Historic Horse & Carriage Tour
"Great historical perspective , time well spent . I would do it again . Make the time and make sure to take pictures on your phone"..."
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Charleston TourPass Attractions Pass for 1, 2, or 3 Days
"Great value for the money. Be sure and plan your day ahead of time to get your monies worth. Vehicle is a must in order to make the most of the tour pass. Attractions are not in the same area making it difficult to take advantage of the many offerings without transportation. Overall a great value for the money."..."
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Hilton Head Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise
"Great tour. The staff was friendly. Met a lot of nice people. The views were beautiful. We saw a lot of dolphins."..."
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Daytime Horse-Drawn Carriage Sightseeing Tour of Historic Charleston
"Our tour guide was funny and knew her stuff!! Would recommend in a heartbeat to anyone who wants to learn more about this fascinating city!"..."
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Charleston's Pleasing Terrors Night-Time Walking Ghost Tour
"Mike is a natural born storyteller. Every aspect of the tour is better because of his personal experiences in the super natural world. The tour is a must do for locals and tourists."..."
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Charleston's Alleys & Hidden Passages Guided Small-Group Walking Tour
"Wonderful walk and lots of information. Added a great deal to seeing the city from places missed by many. History of many areas was really interesting to hear."..."
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Hilton Head Guided Pedego Electric Bike Tour
"Cycling through the outdoor beauty of Hilton Head. Seeing the wildlife and the salt marshes up close was wonderful. Sean shared great facts of the history and nature of the island."..."
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90 Minute Hilton Head Dolphin Tour
"We got to see a whole pod of dolphins. Probably 25-30 dolphins. The guide Devon was very nice and explained everything well."..."
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2-Hour Historic Charleston Guided Sightseeing Walking Tour
"Dennis was fantastic and the tour was great! Friendly, humorous, excellent storyteller - Highly recommend this 2 hour tour."..."
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Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour
"Fun and informative. Highly recommend Food was great and learned more about the city while walking around"..."
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Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise
"Traveled to Charleston to visit grandson in Navy. He came along with us, and we all had a wonderful trip!"..."
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Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour of French Quarter & City Market
"We had such an amazing time on our food tour! We enjoyed four stops of delicious foods to try while learning the history of how this delicious cuisine started in Charleston. I highly recommend it!"..."
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Day Trips to Charleston, tour INSIDE Fort Sumter, Carriage Tour, Lunch & More
"Fort Sumter and Boone Hall plantation. The carriage ride needed a microphone. But the tour and horse was great."..."
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Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour
"The little facts about Charleston. The sights were fantastic. His information was beyond our expectations."..."
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Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard
"Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. He keep everyone interested and moved at a great pace."..."
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Charleston's Savor the Flavors of Upper King Street Walking Food Tour
"Gordon, a former chef, was a fascinating guide who shared his personal culinary knowledge of the local cuisine while also mixing in some of Charleston’s interesting history. Thanks so much for introducing us to some of Charleston’s food favorites! We loved the green fried tomatoes! Fun day in Charleston!! Thanks, Gordon"..."
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Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour
"Great tour! History about the area and the different influences on and evolution of the restaurants and area food in general. Loved it!"..."
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Middleton Place All-Access Admission & Guided Tour with Lunch from Charleston
"Really nice tour. Just enough tim there to enjoy everything. The fried chicken was awesome. Wayne was great."..."
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#1 Historical Horse Drawn Carriage Tour
"The tour director was fabulous! Cute as a button and so full of energy. She clearly loves her hometown of Beaufort & brought its wonderful history to life. Such a beautiful town with lovely. stately older Victorian homes."..."
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Haunted Evening Horse and Carriage Tour of Charleston
"Carol was a great story teller and Ron was a good horse! We all enjoyed it. Only wish the ride was longer!"..."
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Charleston Ghost & Graveyard Night-Time Guided Walking Tour
"Adam did a great job with the ghost stories and the knowledge of history he had! Would highly recommend this walking tour and guide."..."

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