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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 16/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Charleston City Sightseeing Bus Tour
Air filters on the bus are replaced every week, bus tours operate at half capacity to allow for social distancing between groups.
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Updated 16/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This Charleston bus tour takes you past top city sights such as the Battery, Rainbow Row, and White Point Gardens in the comfort of an air-conditioned van in just a few hours. Your guide provides information about the city that you might miss if exploring on your own. Let your driver handle the maze of one-way streets as you relax, learn some history, and enjoy the views.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    375 Meeting St
    375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    Departure Point: The Charleston Visitor's Center Address: 375 Meeting St.  Charleston SC 29401
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    Charleston City Market
    St. Michael's Church
    Rainbow Row
    Battery & White Point Gardens
    Nathaniel Russell House
  • You'll end at
    375 Meeting St
    375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    Departure Point: The Charleston Visitor's Center Address: 375 Meeting St.  Charleston SC 29401
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Charleston sightseeing tour via bus lets you see top sights quickly
  • Drive past grand homes, historic churches, and city monuments
  • Guide entertains and informs with 300 years of Charleston history
  • See the best of Charleston in a single tour, with multiple departures a day
What to Expect
Make your way to the Charleston Visitors Center to begin your tour at your selected departure time—a variety of options makes it easy to fit this tour into your schedule. Then, head through the streets of historic downtown Charleston. Drive past must-see Charleston sights such as the Four Corners of Law, Meeting Street, and blocks full of immaculate historic homes, all admired from the comfort of a climate-controlled van that saves summertime visitors from Charleston’s infamous heat. As you drive, your guide fills you in on 300-plus years of Charleston history from its early colonial days, through the Civil War, and to the present. Perks such as bottled water and a free ride for active-duty military with valid I.D. lend this tour a sense of true Southern hospitality. End your tour back at the Visitors Center.
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Important Information
Departure Point
375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Charleston Sightseeing Tour via luxury minibus
  • Professional Guide
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Complimentary bottle of water
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off offered by request ONLY (selected hotels only)
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Micah H wrote a review Nov 2020
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Great tour of the city highlights with a very knowledgeable tour guide! Would definitely recommend this tour!
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Date of experience: November 2020
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William B wrote a review Nov 2020
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I really liked all the top-notch restraunts; but, This Tour was the best part of my stay in Charleston. Our Guide, Benjamin, is a Charleston native who really knows and loves his city, and you'll love it too after this amazing and informative tour experience... and it is a great
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Date of experience: October 2020
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FarAway50606724058 wrote a review Oct 2020
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Our guide Neil did a fantastic job. He was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic and friendly. I would highly recommend him.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Robert A wrote a review Oct 2020
Raleigh, North Carolina25 contributions25 helpful votes
Where do I begin? Benjamin, the tour guide, is a 5-star guide. Not only an encyclopedia of history on our tour, but funny, friendly, and very personable. Extremely knowledgeable, answering any questions, and providing information not hear on other tours (I have been on many
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Wayne Bowling wrote a review Sep 2020
Charlotte, North Carolina1 contribution
If you are new to Charleston, SC, this is a must do. Benjamin (owner) is a Charleston native who doesn't just drive you around and spit out facts. He tells the story of Charleston and keeps the audience captivated. Can't give this tour enough stars
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Wow! First Class Tour!
I travel a great deal and this by far was my number one best tour and guide Benjamin! My daughter and I traveled to
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Bank_Nerd
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Worth it!
Considering that lunch, transportation and museum entry is included it is so worth it. The lunch as everyone said i
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dmk1257
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Outstanding
Such a professional, courteous, and informative trip aboard the clean and comfortable tour van. The guide, Ben was
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Glorious Gardens
Tour owner, Benjamin, gave great tips before we arrived (watched video on-board while riding there) to maximize wha
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barbarapQ1978IZ
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Lots of land to cover and lots of walking to do. The chicken dinner is fabulous
Beautiful place, a large plantation but not a lot blooming in October. We did see a huge 8-10 ft. Alligator sunning
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Middleton Place
Benjamin drove us out to Middleton Place today. He was such a wealth of information made the ride there and back ve
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dmk1257
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Fantastic experience
Ben was our guide and being a lifelong Charlestonian was a wealth of information. He made the trip entertaining and
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Annette H
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Great way to see the city
I took this tour from the Charleston visitor center. There was parking close by and a free shuttle that took you c
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sarahmahoneyrealtor
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Walking tour of Charleston’s walled city
Great tour. Benjamin made it interesting for 3 kids (ages 12 and 14) and 2 adults. His humor kept the kids engaged
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mklutts2020
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Excellent tour and tour guide
We enjoyed all the stops & interesting history. Benjamin has such a great sense of humor & Nothing was boring.
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Marjorie G
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Our tour guide recommended this plantation
Visited in October so not much blooming but beautiful nevertheless. Amazing history behind this plantation and awes
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Deetz B
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BEST TOUR HANDS DOWN!
My friends and I booked The Pineapple Tour Group for my bachelorette weekend. We were picked up by Benjamin, who w
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Charleston bus tour
Great tour. Benjamin is a native and knows the history and all about the landmarks andl buildings in this historic
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Y9859TDjayb
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Great tour. Great tour provider.
Pineapple Tour Group is the best way to visit Middleton Place. The service is great. The entire process is simple
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CapistranoBeach
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Best tour and guide...EVER
We had never been to Charleston. The best thing we did was book a private tour with Pineapple tours. Benjamin did a
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