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Oyster Point Historic Walking Tours

Charleston, SC 29403
+1 843-729-4662
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Historic Charleston Walking tour - Awesome

Bill Harris gave a private tour for me and three friends. It was scheduled for 2 hours but went... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Victor T
Morristown, New Jersey, United States
via mobile
Totally worth it!

My fiancé and I read all about how great the historic walking tours are in Charleston and ours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sean L
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Experience historic downtown Charleston with one of our licensed guides. We offer walking tours covering everything from pirates and privateers to the Civil War in Charleston. Book online or call us today! With advanced notice, we tailor customizable tours to fit the interests of an individual, couple or group.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bill Harris gave a private tour for me and three friends. It was scheduled for 2 hours but went well over. It cost 180 total and it was well worth it. Bill is extremely knowledgeable on history, quick witted, and has a great sense of...More

3  Thank Victor T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancé and I read all about how great the historic walking tours are in Charleston and ours certainly lived up to expectations! William Harris was our guide. He is a wealth of information when it comes to the history of Charleston (and history in...More

6  Thank Sean L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I had Palmer all to ourselves on a beautiful Sunday afternoon and it was an amazing experience. I actually went to university in Charleston and brought my partner to introduce him to the city. We were enthralled from start to finish. Palmer...More

6  Thank carlykp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meeting place was easy to find. Our guide was super friendly and knowledgeable. The tour lasted the full 2 hours and ended about 5 minutes from the starting point.

4  Thank TP1908
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For our first trip to Charleston, we planned a walking tour of the historic area. We would highly recommend this 2-hour walking tour with Oyster Point. We arrived for our tour at our scheduled time and were met by our guide (and owner), Bill Harris....More

4  Thank Wendy N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bravo to Bill at Oyster Point Historic Walking Tours. His passion for history shines through as he simply states the facts of the the history of Charleston. Highly, highly recommend.

2  Thank R J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Palmer's tour was fantastic. She's very informative, fun, and happy to go off script. I don't think there's a question she doesn't have the answer to. After the tour we looked at Charleston and it's architecture a bit differently having known the why's. Go for...More

3  Thank perrystreet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was an amazing way to learn about the history and culture of Charleston. The tour guide was passionate about the city and I️ got a sense of the antebellum and post civil war era history. Charleston is one of my favorite cities in...More

3  Thank Ankit A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to explore and learned about the city! Our two hours with Palmer flew by so quickly. Her love and enthusiasm for Charleston made for an engaging, entertaining, and informative tour. She was also helpful in making recommendations for other things to...More

4  Thank janereichert
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

A beautiful city with a rich and complicated history that was covered in such an enjoyable yet informative manner that 2 hours flew by! Palmer was so wonderful with her sweet personality and encyclopedic knowledge we wanted to put her in our pocket for the...More

4  Thank Lilly R
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Questions & Answers
26 April 2017|
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Response from P S | Property representative |
Thanks for the question! We offer a two hour walking tour that explores the French Quarter and South of Broad neighborhoods of downtown Charleston. Over those two hours we discuss Charleston's nearly 350 year history, with... More
12 April 2017|
Response from P S | Property representative |
While we have had some folks with mobility issues take our tour, I'm not sure I have a particular recommendation for assistance without knowing more about your injury? We recently took a young man using a knee scooter on the... More
Susie D
19 March 2017|
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Response from P S | Property representative |
We currently offer one two hour walking tour - our Highlights of Charleston tour. We are also able to customize private tours for any interest. Please visit our website for a description of our Highlights tour!