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Classic Carriage Works, LLC

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Classic Carriage Works, LLC. is Charleston's premier provider of high quality carriage tours and carriage service. We hold our customers, horses and employees in the highest regard - taking the utmost care of each. Our tours are personalized by the...more
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10 Guignard St, Charleston, SC 29401-2013
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A low key, historical up close tour of Charleston, in the comfort of a horse and carriage, for at least an hour. Drivers and horses are great teams to amuse and educate, and really appreciate the teamwork between man and horse. Reasonable prices......

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Camper55294959066
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really think we would have enjoyed this much more with a different driver. Ours was quick to tell us he had a history degree so he knew a lot. I think he thought he was amusing but instead he came off as arrogant and incredibly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cwaters500
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The old town of Charleston is awash with horse-drawn buggies full of tourists being shepherded around the sights so, being tourists, we joined in. I don’t think Classic is the biggest operator but I also think we lucked out as the larger outfits packed the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank davidfL7115SO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nice tour filled with non-stop history and information about Charleston. John was a wealth of information. While Charleston is very walkable, this gives you a nice background. Highly recommend this

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lbjcartier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Carson the horse took my mom, sister and I on a wonderful tour of Charleston! We learned all about the Civil War and historic homes

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adventurer622507
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time in Charleston and we decided a carriage ride was a must. Patrick was our guide and very enthusiastic, entertaining and informative. Carson was our horse, gorgeous and well taken care of. We had a great time. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Kathyemtd
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We took an afternoon tour today and it was great! Our guide Patrick and trusty horse Carson took us on a lovely tour down to the battery and through the city. Patrick was so much fun and had great stories. Absolutely recommend! Lovely way to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sightseer796107
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Our friends from Pawley's Island brought us down to Charleston and treated us to a carriage ride tour. And it was awesome...and a great way to see the city. We were both totally delighted and very impressed. Delighted by our guide Patrick: who was witty;...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

I had no idea that there were so many carriage tours and we just happened upon this company after going to the visitor center. Buy tickets there, you get a discount. I can't remember the name of our guide but he was great as was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide, Chris, and horse, Larry, provided a very enjoyable tour of the city. We toured rambled past historical sights on the fact-filled ride. Chris was very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: October 2018
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JBarrett1009
June 2, 2017|
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Response from jpccw | Property representative |
The tour to take depends somewhat on your own personal preferences. If this is your first trip to Charleston, then our Charleston History Tour is a great introduction to the city. The Civil War Tour and the Slavery to... More
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Santafe04
March 7, 2017|
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The large carriages seat up to 16 people, so if you purchase group tickets you will be riding with other people. Kids 3 and under can ride on a lap for free.
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