Walk the historic streets of Charleston, and follow in the footsteps of revolutionaries, patriots, pirates, planters, Southern belles, slaves and, finally freedmen. Explore the city and learn the history, legends, lore, city secrets and facts about one of the oldest, most well-preserved and beautiful cities in America! The tour can also be biked or driven. Why take a guided tour that costs over $20 per person when you can walk at your own pace, see the same landmarks, hear the same history and stories at a fraction of the cost?
The tour features the most famous landmarks in the city and also includes modern color and vintage photos. The total route is 3.6 miles that can take anywhere from 2-4 hours....it all depends on your speed and pace. An easy to read route map is included with numbered points of interest to keep you on track.
Points of Interest Include:
*The Battery and its mansions
*The Charleston Harbor
*House Museums & Art Galleries
*Famous churches (St. Michaels, St. Phillips and more)
*Graveyards where signers of the Declaration of Independence are laid to rest
*Catfish Row, made famous in the opera Porgy
*Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon
*Known haunted buildings, sites, and who is doing the haunting
*Meander down hidden alleyways and cobblestone streets
*White Point Gardens
*King Street and the Shopping District
*The Market, restaurants and shops
*Old Powder Magazine
*Waterfront Park and its fountains
*City Secrets & Legends
*Brothels and places of ill repute
*Dock Street Theatre and many more!