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Charleston Sole Walking Tours

122 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2103
+1 843-364-8272
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Fin, our tour guide was excellent! I am a history buff and have read a number of books on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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A wonderful tour!!!!

Brian was great! We loved the tour and learned sooo much!! Thank you Brian. A perfect way to... read more

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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 the way, covering overall Charleston history, the people who built this city and its trials and tribulations. There is a rich history and culture I would like to share and look forward to showing you the sights of our area, creating an experience you will remember for years to come!
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122 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2103
+1 843-364-8272

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fin, our tour guide was excellent! I am a history buff and have read a number of books on Charleston, but Fin had an amazing knowledge of the area, most of the information that I did not know. Highly recommend going on this tour you...More

Thank Georgeneill
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Brian was great! We loved the tour and learned sooo much!! Thank you Brian. A perfect way to learn about the beautiful city of Charleston.

Thank KMKG88
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the afternoon walking tour with Brian. He has a vast knowledge of the city and is able to share the most interesting stories. We had a blast! Expect about 2 hours of walking so bring a hat, sunblock, and a bottle of water....More

Thank karafromMD
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the morning tour with Brian. He was so interesting and clearly knew a great deal of history and had a love for the city of Charleston. Brian didn't just point out the sites, but gave background information and had many interesting anecdotes...More

Thank NYbetsy10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just loved our walking tour with Fin! From the moment we started our family felt welcomed & engaged by Fin's hospitality. He is truly passionate about history and architecture, and it's contagious. If you are looking for a lovely walking tour, look no further....More

Thank Kristen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the 2nd walking tour I've done in Charleston. Fin was our tour guide. We found the tour well paced and informative. He has a passion for history that was very contagious.

Thank Nauticow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did a morning walking tour during a very humid and ultimately pouring rain August day. Despite the weather our guide and tour were great, answering every question and relating things we were seeing back to histories of the native cities of the people in...More

Thank mikaeltrapper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brian's depth and breadth of knowledge about Charleston past and present is extraordinary. The sense of history and esoteric stories that he brings to the tour kept our interest for the 2+ hours we toured the area both north and south of Broad Street. A...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In spite of the overbearing heat (97 degrees, 110 heat index), Brian took us through two hours of fascinating history, architecture, culture, and miscellany -- all the while trying to keep us in the shade and/or air conditioning when possible. There wasn't a single question...More

Thank tomdutchclark
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We had booked this tour as a backup in case of bad weather on the day of the Great American Eclipse, but had second thoughts after we kept reading about the likelihood of record traffic and crowds in the city on that day. Before we...More

Thank Juliana B
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3 July 2017|
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Response from rocky2358 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but there were probably 10 on ours
25 December 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
15 November 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