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Charleston Harbor Tours

10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401-1596
+1 843-722-1112
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Charleston Harbor of History Tour
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Come aboard the Carolina Belle for a 90-minute, live narrated, harbor history tour on the beautiful Charleston Harbor. See the "holy city" from a new perspective and take in over 300 years of history that has shaped the Charleston we know today. Tours daily 11:30, 1:30, and 3:30. 9:30 and 6 pm tours in peak season. See website for full schedule. We also offer Charleston's best combination tours. Season Mid February through November. Closed December and January.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401-1596
French Quarter
+1 843-722-1112

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a smooth event that helped us understand the history of the harbor and Charleston war times. Our captain was very knowledgeable and entertaining.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great harbor cruise and city tour today. Easy to book, picked us up at the hotel, great recommendations for dining after. Delivered us to the tours and we're waiting to pick us up after! Knowledgeable tour guides. Thanks.

Thank ljs830
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great trip. The crew were nice and the narrative was fun and interesting. It is about 90 minutes long and includes an approach to Ft. Sumpter. Loved it!

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great crew, lovely boat, and awesome music by Shrimp and the guys!! Plan on going on the Fourth of July cruise too!!

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Thank liaedisto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The captain and crew were very friendly. The captain seemed very knowledgeable about Charleston. We were on one of the last runs of the day so it was too crowded. Fun time!!

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The crew was welcoming from the start! The tour was informative and fun....we had dolphins playing in our wake which was incredible to see. The captain incorporated trivia into his storytelling and made it fun for all. He also does THE BEST Forrest Gump impression...More

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Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed this tour. Beautiful day and a good tour guide with good description of the sights. Wonderful 90 minute tour.

Thank Veraphipps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 7th visit to Charleston. Always wanted to book this tour. Was so glad we did. Very informative, a great view from both sides of the boat. The crew was great and very excited to have us aboard. Captain Trip kept us laughing and in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain and crew were very knowledgeable and kept the tour interesting especially on a hot day ! Pack sunscreen you will need it even on a cloudy day. Crew was very acommodating for my 90 year old grandma and found her a spot in the...More

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Thank sdharks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great boat tour. Easy to buy tickets, great directions to location, free parking and wonderful tour around the Charleston harbor.

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8 March 2017|
Response from dkyochum | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Charleston Harbor Tours does not offer pick up. However, you can book a combination harbor tour and bus tour with Adventure Sightseeing and receive hotel pick up. You may visit the Adventure... More
22 July 2016|
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Response from Amexwtc | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay its was $20 or $25