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Charleston Harbor Tours

Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
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Come aboard the Carolina Belle for a 90-minute, live narrated, harbor history tour on the beautiful Charleston Harbor. See the "holy city" from a new perspective and take in over 300 years of history that has shaped the Charleston we know today...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401-1596
French Quarter
+1 843-722-1112
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I drove all the way from NH to visit Charleston, SC for a week. We love the historic site of the city and it was a pleasure to go on this tour. It was educational and entertaining at the same time thanks...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This harbor tour included Fort Sumter but does not allow you to get off. However, it includes so much more than Sumter! The views from the water were awesome and Captain Erin did a great job narrating. She worked some trivia into her presentation so...More

Thank SusanCouncilBluffs
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a very enjoyable and relaxing tour of the harbor filled with interesting facts. I highly recommend a tour with this group!

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Thank bjmyers2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pleasant, relaxing and informative! A fun day adventure! The boat Captain shared a lot of great history and fun facts along with a funny sense of humor.

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Thank gsf642018
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our 1st time to Charleston so we decided to take a couple tours to learn about the area. The harbor tour was excellent- we learned a great deal of info about the city and had a great time on the boat!

Thank 651debm
Reviewed 6 days ago

Te crew was very friendly and the Captains narrative during the cruise was enjoyable and informative.

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Thank Freway01
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nice to get out on the water for a different view of the city. This is definitely not a must do when you come here but it was enjoyable for $26. It lasted 90 minutes and they snacks and drinks for purchase on...More

1  Thank Jody W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone the ship was friendly and helpful. it was a nice break from our walking tour. Highly recommend it for any age.

1  Thank Explorer734519
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took this tour just a few days ago. Captain Andy and his crew were very fun to cruise with. They have a shade awning in the back of the boat which was necessary on that date. The Captain pointed out the landmarks and had...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took the harbor tour. We did a combo tour with Palmetto. We both thought it was interesting. Honestly we weren't wowed by this or anything.... It was just ok. They serve alcohol and soft drinks from the top deck. The man...More

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Michael S
September 1, 2018|
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Response from dkyochum | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay, there are actually 3 restrooms on the top deck only. The boat boards on the top deck if you have any mobility issues. 1 head on the port side, which is ADA accessible and two on the starboard side... More
conchita k
May 19, 2018|
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Response from dkyochum | Property representative |
For the tri combo, you can split tours up over different days.
Anup G
April 29, 2018|
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Response from dkyochum | Property representative |
Hi, children under 4 are free for Charleston Harbor Tours and Palmetto Carriage Works.