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Great Walking & Food Tour... Good Price

Had a blast with the insightful and funny Bryan who was my tour guide. It was great seeing the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kyle D
Interesting new way to explore our newly adopted city

My husband and I went with Bryan on the Shem Creek Bar Crawl tour. We had a great time. Bryan has... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
mclarkhk1
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Charleston, South Carolina
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Charleston Historic Tours offers 3 unique tours including a Shem Creek Bar Tour, a Harbor Cruise, and a Kayak Eco-Tour. Each is led by Captain Bryan, a licensed tour guide with the City of Charleston who will inform guests of the detailed history of the locations and sites visited. Whether you want to relax and get some drinks and complimentary appetizers on the Shem Creek Bar Tour, navigate the Charleston waterways on a private boat tour, or experience the stunning beauty of the marsh ecosystem on a the kayak tour, Captain Bryan will leave guests wishing they had more time in this historic city. Please refer to website for further details.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Shem Creek Landing, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I went with Bryan on the Shem Creek Bar Crawl tour. We had a great time. Bryan has many interesting facts about Shem Creek and it's history. We visited 4 bars, each gave us a free appetizer to share and we purchased...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very much enjoyed Captain Bryan’s boat tour. The guy knows Charleston like the back of his hand, knows the history (also does historic walking tours), and really lives and breathes it. He provided some snacks on the boat which was a nice touch. Boat was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down the best tour I’ve had in Charleston. My wife and I couldn’t be more pleased with Capt Bryan’s knowledge of the area. Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie were absolutely beautiful, and the history behind each of them is truly incredible. The local beers...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Captain Bryan is a very personable and knowledge guide. He took us to all the historic attraction and gave us engaging overview and was able to answer all of our questions. Not only did we get an understanding of Charleston's history but we got a...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

My parents and I took one of Captain Bryans tours and had a great time. The local pralines and boiled peanuts were delicious to snack on and the beverages provided were perfect since we didn't even think of bringing waters. At the beginning of the...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2017

When visiting Charleston, I researched many touring companies and came across Charleston Historic Tours which is very enjoyable 2 hour harbor tour led by Captain Bryan. This tour allowed us to get close to Fort Sumter, Charleston Battery, Castle Pinckney, and finally the tour was...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were visiting Charleston earlier this month when we came across Charleston Historic Tours and Captain Bryan. Captain Bryan, originally from the Charleston area, is young, very knowledgeable and extremely enthusiastic. The views of historic Charleston from the water are truly incredible,...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2017

Really enjoyed our day out with charleston tours! There was a group of 4 of us visiting and we didn't know much about Charleston's history but had a great time learning about the historical side and seeing all the wildlife out on the water! This...More

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Reviewed March 24, 2017

My girlfriend and I were in Charleston a couple of weekends ago staying near Mt. Pleasant, and wanted something to do with our day. Shem Creek was close, so we went out on a tour as this place was affordable and close. Capt. Bryan was...More

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