Charleston Old South Evening Carriage Tour with Guide

Charleston Old South Evening Carriage Tour with Guide
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$26
Duration: 40 minutes
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Description

Ride in this 40-minute carriage with a licensed tour guide that focuses on the settlers who built Charles Towne and defended it against the Spanish, French, Native Americans, and pirates. Learn about the construction of the first English Walled City in America, as well as important events, people, and historic structures from the Colonial time-period.  Enjoy sightings such as the oldest building in Charleston, Waterfront Park, historic churches, and more. This evening tour is perfect before or after dinner excursion with your friends, family, or significant other.

This after-hours tour covers 15 blocks, mostly within the original city's boundaries. As your licensed tour guide expounds on Charleston's 350-year history, ride past the Powder Magazine (oldest building), the Circular Congregational Church with the oldest graveyard in the city, and the Four Corners of Law.
Turn onto Broad St. taking you on one of the oldest trading routes through the city, passing the Old Exchange Building, Waterfront Park with its prominent Pineapple Fountain, and the historic City Market. 

The carriage is pulled by the strongest working draft horses! These are the same kinds of draft horses that worked on American farms in the early 1800s.

Ride in this 40-minute carriage with a licensed tour guide that focuses on the settlers who built Charles Towne and defended it against the Spanish, French, Native Americans, and pirates. Learn about the construction of the first English Walled City in America, as well as important events, people, and historic structures from the Colonial time-period.  Enjoy sightings such as the oldest building in Charleston, Waterfront Park, historic churches, and more. This evening tour is perfect before or after dinner excursion with your friends, family, or significant other.