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Beaufort History and Film Location Tour by Van

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  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Get inside tips from a local
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Beaufort History and Film Location Tour by Van
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11:00am History & Film TourMost Popular
On this 1½ hour driving tour, we'll explore the historic district of Beaufort, including the Old Point area and The Bluff with its antebellum houses and churches includes pictures, songs, and stories.
From US$20.00
1:00pm History & FilmTour
On this 1½ hour driving tour, we'll explore the historic district of Beaufort, including the Old Point area and The Bluff with its antebellum houses and churches includes pictures, songs, and stories.
From US$20.00
2:30pm History & Film Tour
On this 1½ hour driving tour, we'll explore the historic district of Beaufort, including the Old Point area and The Bluff with its antebellum houses and churches includes pictures, songs, and stories.
From US$20.00
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Overview
Over 24 Hollywood films have been shot in the historic town of Beaufort, South Carolina. Explore Beaufort without the hassle of navigating on a tour of the area’s highlights, from scenic film locations to historic homes. Your small group size ensures the full attention of your guide, who navigates for you and provides little–known stories about Beaufort’s past. Morning and afternoon departure times are available for your convenience.
What to Expect
Explore the second oldest city in South Carolina for an experience of Beaufort’s charm and history that you will never forget. Along with the History you will experience some of the product sites as Beaufort has been made famous by having 24+ Hollywood films shot in the area.  Our tours begin at 930 Bay St In the heart of downtown Beaufort and the tour makes its way all around the historic district.
 Your certified guides, clad in period dress, will stimulate your imagination to transport you to another age, apart from the noise and rush of today’s world. On this tour we'll spend about 90-minutes exploring the historic district of Beaufort. You will see 19th century photos of the houses and compare them to the current structures. Your small group will be entertained with a full narrative detailing history from the 1500's all the way to present day and includes song sung in our antebellum past. At the end of the tour you'll enjoy local tips on more historical spots  to see, and great local places to eat. Visitor's can also grab free map in our gift shop. Come and catch the spirit of our little town!
Reviews (35)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Informative and entertaining tour

My wife and I spent an afternoon in Beaufort, SC on our way back up to Charleston. We spent the last 2+hrs. enjoying the BeaufortHistory and Film tour. Our guide’s name was Cora. She made the tour fun and interesting. The tour was well worth...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Raybo108
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great Experience!

We had a day to spend in Beaufort and decided to take this tour. We couldn't have been happier. Dean, our driver was extremely knowledgeable, eager to answer questions and a witty storyteller. Not only did we learn a lot about the area and the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Evelene S, Owner at The Spirit of Old Beaufort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear friends, it was a pleasure to have you experience The Spirit of Old Beaufort with us. Hopefully, that Spirit will bring you back for another visit! We welcome the opportunity to be of further service!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Top notch!

This was a magnificent tour of the amazing history of Beaufort, along with showing us filming site for various movies and which antebellum homes were rented by various movie stars during filming. Our guide (Dean) was positively the best guide we have had anywhere in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David M
Evelene S, Owner at The Spirit of Old Beaufort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear folks, it was truly a pleasure having you on my tour! As you are aware I really enjoy sharing our local history with visitors because I believe all of our histories and stories are connected. I hope the same Spirit that brought you here...More

Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile
Best tour in the area!

We went to Beaufort on our last day visiting Hilton Head Island. After tours in Savannah and Charleston, this tour was our favorite! Our tour guide was full of information on the history of the area and was very passionate about it! Our tour guide...More

Thank Kochal
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile
Very entertaining and educational tour

My husband and I just moved to the area so we decided to do as many activities as possible in the area so as to get to know our new home town area. This tour was really great. Jacob was our tour guide. His parents...More

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dgraumann228
26 September 2018|
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Response from erni1221 | Reviewed this property |
I truly don’t know. We reserved our seats and got the tickets in person. Perhaps asking the tour guide directly will answer your question.
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bpilla
17 August 2018|
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Response from pattyneedham | Reviewed this property |
Hello - sorry for the delayed response - just saw the question now. The tour does not offer any house tours. We toured the Verdier house which is the only house available for tours since all other houses are privately owned.
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KateColl2014
27 April 2018|
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Response from bonnied000 | Reviewed this property |
The only walking is getting from the parking lot to the tour van, however, a person can be dropped at the tour van area and the passenger car driver can proceed to park and rejoin at the van stop. No part of the actual tour... More
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