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Walking Tour of Charleston's Historic District

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    What to Expect
    During this 2-hour walking tour you will:
    • Experience 12-15 blocks of Charleston’s historic downtown district
    • Stroll by houses, gardens, mansions, churches, ironwork, & parks
    • Learn about buildings, history, architecture, flora, & the people that make up the “Holy City”
    • Tour the Powder Magazine, which housed the City’s gunpowder in colonial times

    Palmetto Carriage Works is the oldest carriage tour company in Charleston and has developed the greatest tour experience in the city! Our Palmetto Walking Tours offer a look into areas where our mule and horse drawn carriages are not able to take you. A Palmetto Walking Tour offers a blend of local knowledge, wit, humor and history and is exciting and ever changing.
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    Departure Point
    8 Guignard St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • 2-Hour Narrated Downtown Charleston Walking Tour
    • Professional Guide
    • See Charleston's Historic Residential District and other areas unable to be seen by vehicle.
    • Experience some of Charleston's top sites such as Rainbow Row, Charleston City Market, and Powder Magazine.
    • Entry/Admission - The Powder Magazine
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children 6 and under are free! Please wear comfortable shoes and sunscreen.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My wife and I were the only folks who accompanied Ginger on a 2-hour afternoon walking tour. The tour would have been fine with more, because Ginger really knew her history and architecture and was enthusiastic. There was a lot to see and appreciate, but we especially liked
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    Our guide Mike W was amazing. He has a degree in history which makes him uniquely qualified to show you around. He was very informative, amusing, and entertaining. I would highly recommend asking if he is available.
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    We enjoyed this tour immensely! We covered a lot of ground in 2 hours and learned so much! Briana our tour guide was fantastic!! She is so knowledgeable about Charleston and the sites we saw, we aren't sure how she keeps it all straight!! lol This tour was well worth the money!
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    Response from peeshCharleston_SC, Guest Relations Manager at Walking Tour of Charleston's Historic District
    Responded Jul. 19, 2019
    Thank you for the review of your "Fantastic Tour" with Palmetto and Briana. We appreciate you choosing us and we would love to see y'all again. Deb PCW Guest Services
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    We took our walking tour with Tim T. We had a very small group, which was great - more time for questions. We were able to go down alleyways and see some streets that you can't get to with a car or the carriage, so we enjoyed that a lot. Tim was incredibly knowledgeable and
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    Ian was a great guide... very informal. Willing to entertain any questions. Knowledgeable about old Charleston and new Charleston. Tried to stick to the shade on a hot day. He had only four guests on the walk, so we had lots of personal attention.
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