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Historic Charleston Walking Tour: Rainbow Row, Churches, and More

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Tour where carriages and motorcoaches are not allowed as you take a fascinating stroll with stories and traditions revealing Charleston’s rich history and colorful past. This two hour tour through America’s most charming historical district is sure to be the highlight of your visit.
Highlights
  • Historic Charleston walking tour brings you to city highlights
  • See Rainbow Row, White Point Gardens, the Battery, and more
  • A guide informs and entertains throughout the walking tour
  • Perfect way for first-time visitors to learn about Charleston
What to Expect
Your Charleston walking tour meets at an easy-to-find spot in the French Quarter. Begin to follow your guide to some of the city’s top historical sites, as you listen to stories from Charleston’s eclectic past. As you walk, you pass popular Charleston sights, such as Rainbow Row and the Battery. Take in views of historic Fort Sumter, pastel Antebellum mansions, classic wrought-iron gates, and cobbled alleyways—the perfect photo is always just around the corner. Your guide tells you fun facts about Charleston’s colorful history as you go, and you’re free to ask any questions, too. Your walking tour of Charleston concludes at the starting location in the French Quarter.
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Important Information
Departure Point
115 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Rainbow Row
  • Historic Waterfront Battery
  • Antebellum Mansions
  • A visual tour of Fort Sumter
  • Hidden Gardens & Courtyards
  • Historic Churches & Graveyards
  • The Revolutionary and Civil War
  • Entry/Admission - Charleston Strolls History Tour
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The pace of our walking tour is leisurely
  • Minimum numbers apply for the 2:00pm only. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This was our 3rd visit to Charleston. We had previously taken the Historic Charleston Walking Tour, but because our son and daughter-in-law were with us this year we decided to to take advantage of the walking tour for a second time. We were not surprised that our son and his
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My family had a good, informative tour with Fran on our weekend visit to Charleston. It was a very cold day for Charleston but I'm still glad we went for the walking tour. It seems to be the best way to really see the city and all the details of its cobblestoned streets and
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My husband and I were only in town for a short time and selected this tour. It turned out to be great and Franny Russell our tour guide was awesome. She was very informative and willing to answer any questions. Our tour group was very small which made it extra special. We
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Response from BulldogTours1, Manager at Historic Charleston Walking Tour: Rainbow Row, Churches, and More
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks so much for your review of the tour with Franny! We are excited to hear you had such a memorable time on the tour. Thanks again for recommendation and for visiting with us while in Charleston!
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Although it was a blustery cool day our guide Linda was warm gracious and extremely knowledgeable. The pace was good and she kept us engaged the whole 2+ hours. I highly recommend Bulldog tours and Linda!
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Response from BulldogTours1, Manager at Historic Charleston Walking Tour: Rainbow Row, Churches, and More
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks so much for your review of the walking tour with Linda! She is a terrific guide and we glad to learn you had a great time with her on the tour. Thanks again for visiting Charleston with us!
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We toured with Franny on a typical beautiful day in early February. Franny provided us with a wealth of knowledge about historic Charleston. She made our walk pleasant and never ran out of interesting stories and facts about the city. We would highly recommend touring with
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Response from BulldogTours1, Manager at Historic Charleston Walking Tour: Rainbow Row, Churches, and More
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thanks so much for your review! Franny is a very knowledgeable and personable guide. We appreciate you taking the time to acknowledge her and comment on your experience of the tour. Thanks again for visiting Charleston with us!
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Haunted Jail House Tour
The Haunted Jail House was amazing!!! The sfories was spooky. Overall it was a good tour just very short need to
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557roger
Ottawa, Canada
60
Back for a second time
This was our 3rd visit to Charleston. We had previously taken the Historic Charleston Walking Tour, but because
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Mark B
10
boring
The walk from our hotel to the jail was more frighteneing than the tour. Some props etc along with a guide that
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Kayla R
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Charleston Historical Walking Tour
My family had a good, informative tour with Fran on our weekend visit to Charleston. It was a very cold day for
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Skip A
Babylon, New York
3710
Very Interesting
Very interesting tour of a scary old jail at night. Fun and different tour of the old jail. I little hokey, but
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Elizabeth K
San Jose, California
14546
Great guide
We took a ghost tour of the Old City Jail with Bruce, who was an awesome and knowledgeable guide and historian.
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5GregO
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
109
WOW. The best walking tour EVER
Form the start to the end of the 2 hour tour we felt as if we were with one of the founding "moms" of Charleston.
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Wild_Traveler2020
10
A “must do” in Charleston !
The haunted jail is just that... haunted! It was an amazing tour with great guides. The first time through we had
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Rudyk727
New York City, New York
114
One of the Best Tours Out There!
This tour was absolutely amazing! The jail and the stories were scary and creepy, yet they were not absolutely
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Neil M
Charlotte, North Carolina
8715
Worth the price
The first suggestion, don't book dinner reservations before or after. Our guide was super knowledgeable about,
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