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Charleston Sole Walking Tours

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Charleston Sole Walking Tours
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“sole”(99 reviews)
“brian's tour”(37 reviews)
“brian simms”(22 reviews)
Hi, my name is Brian Simms and I am a 10th generation Charlestonian. Our All About Charleston tour features the history, culture and architecture of the area. We will stroll the streets and alleyways of the "Holy City" while sharing stories along...more
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122 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2103
+1 843-364-8272
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I always enjoy hearing about the history of all the cities we travel too, and doing a walking tour always seems like the best way to experience the culture. Brian was our tour guide, and we thank him for taking us on...More

Thank Amos6022
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second tour with Charleston Sole. Brian and Finn are excellent guides! Both are so knowledgeable, informative and easy to interact with. Charleston is such a special place and having someone who not only has a wealth of information (which has been researched...More

Thank MHGadsden
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Fin was an exceptional tour guide. A former History teacher he was incredibly detailed and enthusiastic about Charleston and its history. Highly recommended for anyone looking to get more information on this tremendous city. Fin may be the best tour guide I ever experienced!

Thank matthewrmazza
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Awesome tour... Brian was definitely knowledgeable about the city, and kept the tour not only informative but entertaining as well. This was the first thing I did when I got into Charleston, and it gave me a great basis on where to go within the...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Our group of 10 had a private walking tour with Brian. He is so knowledgeable about the history and culture of Charleston. His stories make the city come alive. We walked about 1.5 miles at a nice leisurely pace. Bring water and skip the carriage...More

1  Thank jarenatravelwithme
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Fin was very knowledgeable about the architecture and history of Charleston. It was evident that he had a passion for his job. We learned so much on the tour and were able to walk down some new streets we hadn't seen yet. Very fascinating and...More

1  Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Brian was awesome! Soooo much knowledge and stories woven into this 2hr+ walking tour. We didn’t have a reservation and rolled the dice. He happened to be there and took us one of the best tours I’ve ever been on in Charleston. Skip carriages he...More

1  Thank jim h
Reviewed August 10, 2018

I booked a private tour in Charleston for our family. We wanted an historical overview of Charleston and some history of the beautiful homes. We met with Brain Simms for a 2 hour tour and can't even explain how knowledgeable he was about the history...More

1  Thank Ecr234
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We specifically planned this walking tour for our first day in Charleston, in order to get an overview of the city's history, and that proved to be a great decision! From the moment I spoke with the company's owner, Brian, on the phone, I knew...More

1  Thank katsusanna
Reviewed July 16, 2018

This tour was absolutely amazing! Our guide, Fin, was passionate, fun, and knowledge. This tour can relaxed, authentic, and not cheesy like many tourist attractions. He was also very sensitive and aware of the summer heat, talking to us in shaded spots so we were...More

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July 3, 2017|
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Response from oib1 | Reviewed this property |
December 25, 2016|
Response from CharlestonSole | Property representative |
Wonderful! My associate Fin smith will be giving the tours for the next two days, as I am doing private tours. He is excellent and has great reviews. I am then available Wednesday and Friday and Sat morning. We have the 10am... More
November 15, 2016|
Response from CharlestonSole | Property representative |
I am so sorry for your dissapointment. I apologize if I did not mention Fin doing the tour. He has been my associate for two years. He is not mentioned in recent reviews because he has been out of town for three weeks... More