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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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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 (31)
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Reviewed 3 days ago 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

Thank crobert
Reviewed 26 October 2018
Beaufort Van Tour

Dean was an excellent tour giude and a delightful person to meet. His knowledge of the history of Beaufort is very deep and he delivers it very well. We highly recommend taking this tour and we would take it again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Raymond J
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile
Beaufort History and Film Tour by Van

This tour was nothing short of excellent. Our tour guide, Dean, was so very well versed about the history of Beaufort and made things come alive for us throughout. We saw many absolutely beautiful homes and were told stories about those people who lived in...More

4  Thank erni1221
Reviewed 29 August 2018
A must take tour of Beaufort from a woman who one of the first to provide tours

This is a wonderful two hour tour in a nice modern air-conditioned van. This lady, Evelene Stevenson, has been doing tours since the 1970s and along with her husband they have their own book and map of the sights. We parked in the Marina parking...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ephyfe
Reviewed 24 August 2018
History and Van tour.

Enjoyed the tour but could not get a good picture of some of the historical sites. I also booked the wrong tour. I thouhjt I was booking the Arsenal where they dress in period costume. This was a very last minute thing we booked for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lisa F
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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
16 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 bonnie d | 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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