Charleston: 1-Hour Carriage Tour of the Historic District
- Duration: 1 hour
This tour begins at the Big Red Barn in downtown Charleston, where you'll meet a knowledgeable driver-guide and settle into a carriage drawn by either horses or mules.
Follow a route that takes in some of the historic downtown district’s most elegant mansions and gardens, learning about the architecture of each place as you drive along. Catch the scent of jasmine flowers from deep, shady porches, and pass by rows of bristling palmetto trees.
Get an overview of Charleston’s dramatic history, from long-ago pirate raids to plantations, Revolutionary battles, the Civil War, and Reconstruction. The city was founded in 1670, and Charleston's historic buildings have been meticulously preserved and restored.
Guides combine humor with history for a lighthearted experience of Charleston’s atmospheric center, ...
The good-looking John and Prince treated me to a wonderful tour! Every second was interesting and fun. John even sang a song from Porgy and Bess and sang it beautifully! I will be back!
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So cool!! Would recommend. The history of Charleston is so fascinating, and our guide did such a great job telling the stories.
Was a wonderful tour of Charleston! The best part was the tour guides…who were fun, engaging and full of Charleston knowledge!
Wonderful experience! Great tour guide with interesting facts! Beautiful horses.
It was a great experience overall. Organized and on time. Highly recommend.
Tour guide was awesome! Wonderful tour around downtown and French quarter.