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Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours provided by Charleston in a Nutshell

Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 03/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Wearing of mask required during tour.
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Updated 03/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This private tour is a stress-free way to see Charleston. Skip the crowded coach tours and join a local guide on a citywide driving tour. Relax in the comfort of an SUV while you listen to commentary on historical, cultural, and architectural sights that suit your personal interests. The itinerary is tailored to your private group of travelers.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • Pass by
    Joe Riley Waterfront Park
  • 1
    Dock Street Theater
    Stop: 15 minutes
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    Pass by
    The Citadel
    Rainbow Row
  • 2
    Battery & White Point Gardens
    Stop: 10 minutes
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    Pass by
    St. Michael's Church
    Charleston City Hall
    Hampton Park
    Charleston County Courthouse
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Highlights
  • Private, customized sightseeing tour of Charleston
  • Licensed guide provides unique narration on the city
  • Beat the crowds in a comfortable, full-size SUV
  • Reach places typically off-limits to carriage and bus tours
Important Information
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Private transportation
Exclusions
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Richard Ackerman wrote a review 6 Oct
Los Angeles, California5 contributions3 helpful votes
This tour was well worth the time and money. The two of us were treated to an introduction to Charleston and a lot of great historical facts.
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Dianne G wrote a review 4 Oct
Detroit, Michigan44 contributions17 helpful votes
Seeing the photos Jeff had, comparing the older parts of town with the photos, the vehicle was comfortable and clean. Jeff was extremely polite and knowledgeable. We learned a lot about the city and we’re able to plan our next stops.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Andrew M wrote a review 1 Oct
Atlanta, Georgia31 contributions7 helpful votes
The tour was very thorough and interesting. We learned a lot about history of the city and its architecture. Our guide, Jeff, is very knowledgeable and nice person. We highly recommend such tours for anyone who prefer high quality experience.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Tlgraham wrote a review Sep 2020
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Excellent private experience. Jeff is super knowledgeable, professional and customer service oriented. Custom experience to exceed your expectations. Get a full Charleston immersion with this unique tour.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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AMINA A wrote a review Sep 2020
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The guide is very knowledgeable and can bring the city of Charleston alive for you in the different time periods. We thoroughly enjoyed it and have a better appreciation for this city.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Peggy-thoughts
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seeing the south
So nice to sit back and let someone drive you around the city to most of the historical sites. Lot of interesting i
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MC1147
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Excellent overview of a gorgeous city
Jeff Zimmerman loves his city and does a great tour with historical, little known, and fun facts! Comfortable ride.
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Minsky50
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Great Way to Get History of Charleston
We were only in Charleston for one full day so we opted to take a private tour with Jeff. We are so glad we did.
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rickmJ649XJ
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What A Great Way to See Charleston
Our tour guide was Jeff Zimmerman and we took the Charleston tour because the Civil War tour was booked. It was ju
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p w
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Excellent guide and tour.
Thank you Jeff it was a great tour. Your knowledge of the area and it’s history is top notch. We recommend to all t
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jespersmedrisbjerg
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Charleston in a nutshell historic tour
Very good experience. Jeff did a two hour tour and afterwards, we felt that we knew everything we could have hoped
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Dagnasty2
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Most informative two hours of Charleston history
Jeff was a professional from pickup to drop-off and provided an outstanding two hour private tour of Charleston, hi
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309mjb
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A great overview of Charleston; highly recommended
This was two hours in Charleston that could not have been better spent. By the end of our walking tour I felt I had
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bevcox1910
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Civil war
We discussed with Jeff before visiting our interests. Jeff put together a great walk, very informative, put across
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Pat and Tricia H
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Jeff Zimmerman Walking Tour of Charleston
This tour was "excellent". Jeff was wonderful in his narrative of Charleston and his knowledge and the history of
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SEB1944
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Excellent and informative
Jeff Zimmerman provided an interesting, informative driving tour of old, historic Charleston, SC. He picked us up a
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scrjnke
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Worth Every Penny
Took a 2-hour private driving tour with Jeff Zimmerman around Charleston and we loved it. He was informative, know
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TT99PST
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Superb private tour guide!
If your looking for the perfect personal tour guide, you've found him in Jeff Zimmerman. Jeff, picked up my wife an
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margaritaprincess
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Great tour!!!!
We took this personal air-conditioned SUV tour on a very hot & humid morning! Jeff, our tour guide was very knowled
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melaniep392
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Wonderful Tour!
This was the second time I was on the tour with Jeff. I enjoyed it the second time just as much as the first! Jef
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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