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The Spirit of Old Beaufort

1501 Bay Street, 103 Charles St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
+1 843-271-2478
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Beaufort History and Film Location Tour by Van
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Here at the Spirit of Old Beaufort our tours are lead by certified guides dressed in period costume. Let them transport you back in time by foot or in our air conditioned vans to enjoy the history, folktales and Hollywood film sites of the Carolina Sea Islands of the Beaufort Lowcountry. Come catch the Spirit with us!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1501 Bay Street, 103 Charles St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
+1 843-271-2478
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the van tour today of Beaufort. Was an excellent tour and we enjoyed. The guide did a great job and I would recommend this to anyone.

Thank Rita M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our tour was great. Jacob was very personable. We were able to ask lots of questions , have great conversations and learned a lot. Would recommend this to anyone visiting Beaufort. Well worth the price.

Thank slp1234567i9
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure why our experience seems so different from everyone else's...off day? Five stars for service, professionalism, etc - no issues there. However, the information given on the tour was very specific without giving us the big picture first. It was like, "So and...More

Thank offandabout
SpiritofOldBeaufort, Owner at The Spirit of Old Beaufort, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Would like to know guides name and was it with Spirit of Old Beaufort company. There are three van tours in Beaufort

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is worth every penny spent on the tour, although Elijah is a new hire, he did a great job on relating the history on Beaufort and answering questions. We always try a different tour each time we visit, this time even brought some family...More

Thank Aubrey C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our walking tour included the point and east side. Our tour guide Elijah was extremely knowledgeable about the historical homes and the history of the Beaufort area. Elijah had a lot of interesting stories to include about the people who lived back in the 1800's...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the hour-long movie and history tour with Jacob as our guide. Would highly recommend for his knowledge of the area, his engaging personality and storytelling skills.

Thank PTHammonds
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I learned a lot about the history of Beaufort on this tour. Because of rainy weather, we decided to take this van tour instead of a walking tour. It was well worth the price.

Thank halfdozn
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We went on the 3-hour tour and words cannot express how pleased we were. Our tour guide, Jan, was exceptional! Her knowledge of the history of the area was extremely detailed and provided one of the most informative tours we have ever taken. We strongly...More

Thank tbbeshers
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We are history lovers who have recently relocated to Bluffton,SC . We decided to pursue and dig deeper into the history in the Low Country. We took a guided tour with several neighbors with The Spirit of Old Beaufort. Our desire was to focus on...More

Thank gigicrown32
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We went on the tour on a very hot and humid day in mid May. The air conditioning was broken on the van we were supposed to take but the owner quickly changed the tour to another van that had air conditioning. Sharon was a...More

Thank cubsproat
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