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Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise provided by Gray Line of Charleston

Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Updated 20/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
On this historical Charleston tour, journey back in time as your guide reveals the beauty and charm of one of America's most historic cities. Learn about the history of Charleston and discover its pivotal role in American history with visits to more than 100 points of interest including Rainbow Row, Colonial Lake, the Old Exchange Building and Whitepoint Gardens. This tour combines a 90 minute Historic City Tour with a 90 minute narrated, non-stop Harbor Tour. The harbor tour may be taken in conjunction with the city tour or you may choose to split them up and take them on separate days.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    375 Meeting St
    375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    Patriots Point Links on Charleston Harbor
    Rainbow Row
    Colonial Lake
    Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon
    Charleston Noisette Memorial Garden
    St. Mark's Episcopal Church
    Charleston City Market
  • You'll end at
    375 Meeting St
    375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
375 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 90-minute historic mini-coach tour
  • Driver/guide
  • 90-minute harbor cruise with SpiritLine
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Harbor Tour does not have be taken on the same day as City Tour
  • Boat voucher will be provided upon check-in with tour dispatcher for City Tour
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Kathy wrote a review Sep 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Great overview of history and culture. Our guide Bonnie was very nice and informative. The tour was 3-1/2 hours and was the perfect amount of time.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Chris H wrote a review Mar 2020
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Roy was a very good guide. He had a lot of of interesting facts. I also took the walking guide and some of the information was the same but a lot was different. The coach tour touched other areas of the city like the arts district in the old er less well-known areas of like the
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Date of experience: March 2020
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DayTrip826818 wrote a review Mar 2020
Sanibel Island, Florida1 contribution
The bus tour was very good. The guide was informative and interesting. The boat portion was not good because it was raining heavily and the boat was not ready for boarding for almost an hour after the land tour ended, forcing us to wait in the rain for the boat portion of the
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Rick M, Owner at Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise
Responded 13 Mar 2020
We are sorry the weather did not cooperate to give you a great view of Charleston via the harbor. Hope you got to enjoy the rest of your stay with better weather. We will use your feedback to help our guides in the future.
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Jay H wrote a review Mar 2020
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The bus trip was boring. I thought we would learn about history. Instead we leaned about architecture. The guide was hard to understand and his driving scared me. The harbor tour was interesting. But, the Civil War was over more than 150 years ago and the Confederate states
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Rick M, Owner at Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise
Responded 13 Mar 2020
We are sorry to hear your tour was less than expected. We strive for 100% satisfaction for our guests. We thank you for taking the time to write. We will use this feedback to help our guides in the future.
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Steve P wrote a review Mar 2020
Charleston, South Carolina11 contributions2 helpful votes
Comfortable van and exceptional guide. Usually I like to get out and walk around, but nursing a bad hip, this was the perfect ticket. We only made one stop at White Point Park to look at the view from the battery. Our guide was highly experienced and provided lots of detail and
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Rick M, Owner at Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise
Responded 13 Mar 2020
Thank you for taking time to provide feedback. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your tour experience.
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About the operator

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By: Gray Line of Charleston
cheryly738
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Wonderful ride
I had a wonderful time with my best friend and we enjoyed the ride and history of Charleston. Although it was a lit
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948paiger
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Shout Out to ROB!!
HUGE shout out to Rob for being a FANTASTIC guide! His knowledge was extensive and the carefully thought-out and pr
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lindakerr8
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Sunday Your with Micael
Reasonable price and Michael our tour guide is a treasure of information! Best tour ever with history and humor;
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Venture16366619059
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Nice cruise
Captain D was very informative about the history of Charleston... Really enjoyed it.. A must do when you visit Char
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72shellyec
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Fantastic Tour
We booked this tour on the fly looking for something to do before departing on our last day. This was the best tour
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travelbound33
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Knowledgeable Tour
We enjoyed the 90 minutes overview of Charleston. Our driver definitely knew what he was talking about
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rosmcbrideMidlothian
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Cool and Enjoyable Way to See Charleston
In the hot muggy weather this is a great way to see Charleston. Our tour guide, Allen, was extremely interesting a
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Expedition779400
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Gray Line Bus Tour/Money Well Spent
Tour guide/bus driver has an excellent knowledge of Charleston's history and knows the associated logistics. The to
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robinbeam
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Nice introduction to Charleston
This was part of our Charleston Tour Pass. It was a great introduction to Charleston. The bus was comfortable and
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W8303QTchriss
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Disappointing Narrative
My husband and I took this tour on our 3 day stay in Charleston in February. I was shocked when the tour guide/bus
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64bonnies
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Great trip!
Matt was a great tour guide!! learned some new history tidbits about Charleston....gotta love History!!
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Z8120VBjamesh
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Great little tour
Thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Great experience and learned a lot about the history of the city. I wish there were mo
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TarraR69
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Not impressed
Did this tour while visiting for the week for my birthday in hopes to learn some things about Charleston. Tour cou
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motheroffive67
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Knowledgeable driver provided educational tour of Charleston
Our family loved the Historic City Tour in Charleston, SC. Our driver, Bonnie was a wealth of information. Enjoyed
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303mikia
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Bus tour of Charleston
The tour was good, and the tour guide very certainly knowledgeable. The issue I faced was difficulty understanding
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