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Palmetto Carriage Works: Tours & Tickets

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Established in 1972, Palmetto Carriage Works is the oldest carriage company in historic Charleston, SC. Still family-owned and operated, the company offers guided horse and mule-drawn tours of Charleston's downtown and and residential historic...more
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8 Guignard St, Charleston, SC 29401-2013
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Reviewed today

We had our private carriage ride with Matt and Dynamite. They were amazing! Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable about the city and it's history. Was easy to talk to and humorous. Really made for a stellar tour. Hands down the best one we had while...More

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Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed today

This is a wonderful way to see a lot of the historical sites in the city with out the wear and tear on your feet. The hour tour was very informative and fun. Our driver was great and very knowledgeable about Charleston. Highly recommended!!!!

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Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Nancy R
Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed this tour. I feel like we learned enough about Charleston to be interesting but not overwhelmed with facts. It was very cold the day of our tour and the open carriages do not provide blankets so dress warmly on cold days. Also,...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank MontereyGirl47
Reviewed yesterday

Great trip overall! Highly recommend the carriage tour! Saw a lot of beautiful places. Ate a lot of wonderful food. Charleston is absolutely a must see and this company coordinated everything just perfectly.

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Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Christina C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoyed our tour with Billy (tour guide), Mellow Yellow and Dynamite! Nice way to see some of the city and learn a lot about the history of Charleston.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Venture798667
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our carriage ride. Our guide was personable, and we were able to see a section of the city. As other reviewers have written, you don’t know where you will go on the tour but we loved it! I would return again.

Thank ckyllek
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great way to see the city, learned a lot from our tour guide, beautiful city. The horses were the best and well cared for.

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Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jato1982
Reviewed 2 days ago

The tour guide was funny with the right amount of historical content. Well worth the money. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Andy B
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I enjoyed this experience as an informative, casual, low-effort way to be exposed to significant portions of the city. We were also impressed with the various ways the company cares for the animals and the city regulates/monitors them. The guide was personable...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Evan H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent guide on this tour. Unfortunately I don't remember his name but he was very good. Knew his stuff and kept the whole tour entertaining. Was very interactive with the good--good sense of humor. Definitely would recommend this company.

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MelindaBee2
30 July 2019|
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Response from peeshCharleston_SC | Property representative |
There is no free parking. There is a parking lot, but it is a paid lot. No free parking.
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Dreamer12
6 June 2019|
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Response from peeshCharleston_SC | Property representative |
My refund offer is sincere and I want to refund you as soon as possible, but I have not received information from you. You may send your information through this thread if you like. I need your name, the date your toured... More
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Jose M
5 January 2019|
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Response from peeshCharleston_SC | Property representative |
We are two blocks from the cruise ship terminal.
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