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Address: 79 Cumberland St, Charleston, SC 29401-3112
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Join Charleston's most photographed guides and their parrots on walking...

Join Charleston's most photographed guides and their parrots on walking tours in Charleston's historic district. Daily tours include Charleston Pirate History, Pirate & Ghost Tour, Daytime Ghost & History Tour, and Children's Treasure Hunt Tour, Charleston's only children's tour. Customized private and group tours are also available. Appearances on Travel Channel, A&E, Syfy, Lifetime, PBS, NPR, Fox Network.

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We had a wonderful time with Sabrina on the "ghost" tour. She was very engaging, knowledgable, and patient with our very inquisitive 8 year old! Would definitely recommend this to... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
charlotte4625
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Charlotte, NC

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Charlotte, NC
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

We had a wonderful time with Sabrina on the "ghost" tour. She was very engaging, knowledgable, and patient with our very inquisitive 8 year old! Would definitely recommend this to anyone with kids 8 and up.

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This entertaining and informative walking tour was my grandson's favorite part of visiting Charleston! Our guide kept us moving and interested in the tales of pirates and ghosts and we were then excited to see these spots again the next day when we did a history walking tour--really helped us integrate the stories into a total picture of Charleston's history.

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Westchester County, NY
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102 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

When I spied this Pirate Tour on Trip Advisor I immediately hoisted it to the top of my list of "ports of call" for our first visit to Charleston. Avast Matey! I'm pleased to tell you that it was a profitable voyage! As described, our guide Eric met us looking as if he had just come down the gangplank from... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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63 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

You hear a mention here and there about pirates but this tour gives you the history of how much pirates had to do with the history and making of of Charleston. Eric is so knowledgeable and you can tell he loves his job. Lots of information and laughs throughout the tour. We decided to do this tour because our flight... More 

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Wonderful value and very entertaining. Coldest day ever and she kept all the kids engaged and excited.

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Bowling Green, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2017

From the tour guide outfitted in an authentic pirate costume to his very knowledgeable tales of Charleston's famous pirates, with a little humor added in, you will not be disappointed. The 2 hour tour started out at the Powder Magazine Museum which is a national historic landmark that you can tour. It continued in the historic district, walking to the... More 

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Pendleton, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Wonderful way to spend a morning in Charleston and learned some cool stuff to boot! Would highly recommend.

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3 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I would highly recommend this tour. If you have an interest in pirates, this is it. Even someone who is not that into pirates will enjoy all the sights. Over the past several years I've taken tours by several methods. This does not feel like a canned tour. It's like walking with a friend, who wants to show you his... More 

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Monroe
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This was a perfect way to sight-see Charleston by foot, learn the history of Charleston, and learn lots about pirates :-).

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Asheville, NC
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30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I surprised my husband with a trip to Charleston for his 50th birthday. He's a big fan of everything 'pirate', so of course we couldn't bypass this tour! Our guide was Sabrina and she was very attentive and knowledgeable. Luckily the weather cooperated during our off season visit, so not only was it perfect walking weather, but we got Sabrina... More 

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