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Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours

108 Meeting St, at the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop, Charleston, SC 29401-2207
+1 843-343-4851
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Tour Charleston's Historic Sites with Al Ray, seventh generation Charleston native and licensed guide for 35 years. Enjoy the Old Walled City Walking Tour at 10 AM Mon -Sat and at 1:30 on Sunday. Walking Tours depart from 108 Meeting Street at the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop. The Home and Garden Walking Tour, The Slavery and Freedom Tour and the Charleston Ghost Tour are offered by appointment. Call for rates to tour Charleston privately with Al on foot or by car any day of the week at a time convenient for your schedule. Tours offered Monday through Sunday, Reservations Please!
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108 Meeting St, at the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop, Charleston, SC 29401-2207
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Al was recommended by our hotel concierge who has been spot on with every recommendation for us during our stay in Charleston. We spent a beautiful Sunday afternoon with four other tourists learning about the fascinating history of Charleston. Who knew that a doorway holds...More

Thank Lissa K
Reviewed 23 October 2017

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Al educated and entertained us. We appreciated his knowledge of Charleston history, along with his willingness to answer our questions. Highly recommend this personally tailored tour. Very enjoyable.

Thank Beegrom
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Al was our guide and he was very lovely. He told us a lot of interresting things about old and new Charleston. We had a lot of fun during the 2,5 hours tour. We absolutely recommend tours with Al and his Old Walled City Walking...More

Thank mdescher19
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This was an excellent walking tour. Alfred was our guide and gave us a thorough and informative history of the city as we walked down charming streets past graceful old buildings and exquisite gardens. One thing I truly appreciated about Al's tour was that he...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

What a fantastic tour of the beautiful city of Charleston with this tour! Al was absolutely awesome! Not only did he have a great history of the city - he's grown up there too! I loved hearing the stories from centuries ago, but also his...More

Thank CahrisTafaH
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Very nice walking tour! Very happy with sites we saw, and we learned a lot. He did a nice job of keeping us shaded considering it was July. We enjoyed it!

Thank Fern C
Reviewed 17 July 2017

My daughter and I were in town and I decided to book us a tour with Al! A great guy that knows his city! It was super hot that day but it was absolutely worth it! I want to go back with my husband, my...More

Thank April K
AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself. A good tour guide should entertain, educate and inform---in that order IMHO. My goal is to capture your attention and keep it! Thanks for choosing Charleston Old Walled City Tours, I look forward to seeing you next time!

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Loved our walking tour with Al! Our group was small, 8 people, so it felt very personalized. Al knows all there is to know about the history of this city. I had a friend visiting the next week and I sent her his information so...More

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AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

So glad you loved the tour! Thanks for the referral!

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Our guide Austin was excellent, he was extremely knowledgeable with the subject and very pleasant in his attitude, a pleasure to be in the tour. It was extremely entertaining. I highly recommend this tour to young and old alike.

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22 April 2017|
Response from AGRinSC | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest! Each Charleston Old Walled City Tour is different, depending on topics of interest as well as the needs of our guests. Some groups want to move, others want to linger. Some require bathroom... More
28 September 2016|
Response from AGRinSC | Property representative |
Thank You for your interest! I offer several tours,so go to the website to check availability, see the schedules and purchase tickets. Tours leave from the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop at 108 Meeting Street.I... More