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Charleston Footprints Walking Tours

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Fantastic Tour!

We spent a great morning with Michael Trouche on his walking tour. Michael is very personable... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Steve R
expert guide and overall fun tour

Had the opportunity to take the Charleston Footprints tour with Michael Trouche while visiting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Enchanting historic Charleston comes alive on entertaining and informative walking tours with 7th-generation Charleston native Michael Trouche. Discover stunning architecture, glorious gardens, Civil and Revolutionary War sites, cobblestone streets...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent a great morning with Michael Trouche on his walking tour. Michael is very personable, entertaining, animated and most importantly knowledgeable and passionate about his hometown. We highly recommend him!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had the opportunity to take the Charleston Footprints tour with Michael Trouche while visiting Charleston with a group of friends. Michael provided a fun tour filled with history and humor. We covered a lot of ground in two hours and as a native of Charleston,...More

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Cathy for taking the time to add this review. I am happy that you all had such a pleasant stay in Charleston. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited Charleston with 8 of my friends and we did the walking tour with Michael trouche. I highly recommend this tour with him. He is a 7 th or 8 th generation charlestonian who knows everything about the city. He gives you history mixed...More

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for the nice review. I was delighted to have you all on the tour and I hope that your visit to Charleston was enjoyable. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago

As a native Charlestonian, Michael's knowledge of the Holy City is on full display on this tour. He is engaging and fun, and ensures he makes a personal connection with everyone on the tour, which you will quickly see is innately who he is, as...More

1  Thank Kathy T
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Kathy for taking the time to add a review. I appreciate your business and I hope that you enjoyed your stay in Charleston. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nine of us recently celebrated a big birthday year with a long weekend trip to Charleston, and since most of us were first-timers, we started the weekend with a walking tour led by Michael. Despite the high heat and humidity, Michael kept us enthralled for...More

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Patrice, I thoroughly enjoyed having your group on the tour, and I hope that you all had a great time in Charleston. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Informative and entertaining 2 hours with Michael. He’s lived in Charleston all his life and knows the documented and secret history. Best $20 (each) we spent!!

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for adding the review, and I hope that your stay in Charleston was enjoyable. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Michael was a wealth of knowledge. He and his family (seven generations!) have lived and breathed Charleston history. He is the antithesis of a scripted “day job tour guide.” He knows every corner, buttress and battery of the city; and gets you around it expertly...More

Thank Sarah M
chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review Sarah. Yes, I do try to familiarize myself with just about anything in Charleston that guests on my tour would want to know about, and it is a study always in progress. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent walking tour of the city from the perspective of a "true" Charleston native that appreciates the culture and heritage of the city.

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for adding the review, and I hope that you enjoyed your visit to our "Holy City". Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In only 2 hours, our guide, the unique Michael Trouche was able to make us feel acquainted with Charleston. He is Charleston-born and has a lot of funny and curious tales about the town, its citizens and specially, history. I would do this tour again...More

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I appreciate your business and your review, and I hope your stay in Charleston was enjoyable. Michael Trouche

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a warm welcome in the beautiful gift store we walked round this wonderful city. We have travelled a lot and to be honest you wouldnt know you were in the USA. Very continental ,beautiful buildings in all colours ,i never knew architecture was so...More

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chasfootprints, Owner at Charleston Footprints Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Marcia for the nice review, and I hope that you enjoyed your visit to Charleston. Michael Trouche

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joannebents
June 23, 2018|
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Response from chasfootprints | Property representative |
I'm very sorry, but considering steps without ramps and difficult, tight cobblestone alleys, a wheelchair is not suitable for this tour. I would recommend, especially in this heat and humidity, the for someone in a... More
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Kristen C
June 15, 2018|
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Actually, a stroller can be a burden, as we go through some areas where it will have to be carried up and down steps and over some very bumpy cobblestones. I have found the a carrying harness such as the Baby Bjorn works far... More
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128catherinej
April 28, 2018|
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Thank you for the tour inquiry. The best way to sign up is on the Charleston Footprints website where there is a booking page that includes a calendar of available days and times. Michael Trouche
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