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Old South Carriage Company

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Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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See historic Charleston than from the vantage point of an Old South Carriage. Family owned and operated since 1983, Old South Carriage Company offers narrated hour-long tours by licensed guides, day and night. Come to our English-style stable at 14...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
14 Anson St, Charleston, SC 29401-2028
+1 843-723-9712
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Reviewed today via mobile

My family loved the tour with our tour guide, Gary, and the horse, Amos. Gary was very knowledgeable and funny. Would highly recommend!

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Our first time visiting this historic city. Doing this carriage ride provided us with the historical context to make this a wonderful experience. Great value for the ride - our guide Mike was thoroughly knowledgeable and in short best in class!

Thank reh4082
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had John, the immortal, aka...the good looking one. He was amazing!!! So funny and engaging! The best carriage tour we have ever been on by far. It was one of our best memories of Charleston.

Thank Faith C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly recommend taking this carriage tour. Our tour guide Drake made it educational with a little humor. Can’t forget “Bill” who is the real star who didn’t complain once although he pulled 14 tourists through the town of Charleston. Can’t wait to return and do...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent tour of Charleston. Or tour guide, Drake and horse, Rowdy did a great job! This is a good way to learn about the history of Charleston. #LoveCharleston #PalmettoState

Thank Paige M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Guide Gary was great. Very knowledgeable. Horsie Ben was sweet. Got a real sense of history and saw beautiful homes and gardens... i was also fascinated by the old graveyards.

Thank Dena J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Whenever we visit we enjoy the historical insight given on the relaxing buggy ride. Mike did not disappoint as he graced us with plentiful stories of the buildings and founding fathers. Frank pulled us through a leisurely paced ride. This was a highlight of our...More

Thank TexasOU
Reviewed yesterday

What a wonderful experience for 2 daughters, a 85year old Mom and one brother-in-law. Gary was full of great history and very kind to Ben ...who was an amazing horse and so beautiful!

Thank Karen R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The carriage tour is so worth it. It’s fun, informative and a very easy way to see the sights. Our guide was Vaughn and he was awesome. His horse Buddy is deeply loved and cared for. You could tell. Buddy is looking for a horse...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I had the pleasure of taking a tour with Elliot and Sammy this past week. It was my friends first visit to the city and she loved the idea of seeing it at first from the carriage. I have done these tours...More

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May 28, 2018|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Our Carriages are covered with a hard roof. The sides are open. Continuing a tour during a rain is really a judgement call. We make every effort to fulfill a scheduled departure or finish a tour in progress. But we... More
January 25, 2018|
Response from JohnM19581 | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for the question. We offer the only Haunted Carriage tour in Charleston. During the periods you mention, our Haunted Carriage Tour (40 minutes $25.00/pp) is offered on Friday and Saturday evenings. We hope... More
January 13, 2018|
Response from John M | Property representative |
Yes. We are very pet friendly. Many customers will bring a dog that sits in their lap or under the seat. We look forward to your visit.