Charleston Historic District private tour


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City, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be supervised by a parent.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



Come walk with a private guide through Colonial, Antebellum and Victorian neighborhoods

This generally includes some riding and strolling depending on weather and special requests.

A walking or riding (private car) tour of Colonial, Antebellum and Victorian neighborhoods. History comes alive while strolling back alleys of eighteenth and nineteenth century streets.
Visit St. Michael's Church c. 1761 where George Washington worshiped on his visit to the city.
Charleston is the oldest English settlement in the deep South (1670) and by the Revolutionary War it was the 4th largest city in the colonies.
There are four museum houses available for touring if requested.
Discover magnificent gardens to peek into along with Charleston's famous Battery row of Mansions facing Charleston harbor and Ft. Sumter in the distance.
Rainbow Row, Catfish Row and the City Market are also not to be missed.
Learn what preserved the #1 Best City in the US to visit.
Linda will customize your tour for any special interests requested such as the Military College of South Carolina, The Citadel.


Tour includes St. Michael's Church (c. 1761), Charleston's famous Battery Mansions, Rainbow Row houses, The City Market, replica of the Hunley submarine, The Citadel, etc.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I can meet you at your hotel, the cruise ship terminal or other agreed upon location.

End location: I can leave you at your hotel, the cruise ship terminal or other agreed upon location.

Duration: 3 hours

My tour schedule is always extremely fluid, but flexible. Please email me your desired dates and we will work diligently to accommodate your request. We do rainy weather, hot weather, and cold weather tours all year. Charleston weather is mild in the winter and only hot in the 3 summer months. With an air conditioned vehicle, touring is very comfortable.


Private vehicle.

What’s Included

Other: My services as a knowledgeable and local tour guide with transportation.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 USD - - for items or purchases, meals et cetera

What’s Extra

Other: You are responsible for purchasing any items of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks, and restaurant meals.

A Recent Review of this tour

We had a wonderful time with Linda! She was knowledgeable and just delightful. We loved being tourists in our own town with a local. Would highly recommend her!
Shannon Bogan

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