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Charleston Harbor Tours

10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401-1596
+1 843-722-1112
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Charleston Harbor of History Tour
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Come aboard the Carolina Belle for a 90-minute, live narrated, harbor history tour on the beautiful Charleston Harbor. See the "holy city" from a new perspective and take in over 300 years of history that has shaped the Charleston we know today. Tours daily 11:30, 1:30, and 3:30. 9:30 and 6 pm tours in peak season. See website for full schedule. We also offer Charleston's best combination tours. Season Mid February through November. Closed December and January.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 05:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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10 Wharfside St, Charleston, SC 29401-1596
French Quarter
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+1 843-722-1112

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This tour was a great history lesson..Crew was very customer orientated and the narrator was knowledgeable and kept the group's attention.

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Thank Bee A
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We took the 1.5 hour harbor cruise. It was extremely hot that day and we enjoyed having the air conditioned space below to enjoy the tour. We could hear the captain very clearly and could see well despite not being on the upper deck. The...More

Thank horsemom29036
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was a great trip around Charleston Harbor. Captain Andy pointed out all of the interesting historical sites and he even pointed out the local wildlife, pods of dolphins! He was very knowledgeable and even threw in some fun trivia questions to pass the time....More

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Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My friend and I took the Harbor Tour this past weekend and it was very enjoyable. The crew was very friendly, entertaining, and knowledgeable about the boat and the history of Charleston. The view of Charleston and the bridge from the water was a nice...More

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Thank Melody P
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Went on the Carolina Belle for a 1.5 hr harbor tour. Started out great, sunshining and nice breeze from the water. Captain Trip was a "trip" himself. Had great sense of humor and some pretty corny jokes. He made the trip worth while. Very informative...More

1  Thank Dolores W
ChasHarborTours, Public Relations Manager at Charleston Harbor Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

This is great to hear, Dolores! Thank you for joining us aboard the Carolina Belle!

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I'm a local and it was perfect :) Nice music, funny captain and just very well done! My teens liked it. Air conditioning too

1  Thank Norman Z
ChasHarborTours, Public Relations Manager at Charleston Harbor Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

We love it when our locals join us! Thank you for the great feedback and review, Norman!

Reviewed 14 August 2017

My husband and I took the BBQ and Blues tour of the Charleston Harbor at sunset. The food was delicious, the music great, and the views spectacular.We had a great time.

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Thank Holly W
ChasHarborTours, Public Relations Manager at Charleston Harbor Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for joining us, Holly! It was so nice to have you aboard and we are happy to hear you both had a great time. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 14 August 2017

It started with hard rain in the 1st 20 min but then it stopped. It turned the trip around completely. We were able to go to the top deck and enjoy the views and excellent historically narration. I really liked the trivia questions they asked...More

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Thank Carol_Ann_Walker
ChasHarborTours, Public Relations Manager at Charleston Harbor Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hi, Carol! We are happy to hear the weather took a turn for the better during your cruise. Thank you for taking some time to leave us a 5-star review and for joining us! We appreciate the feedback!

Reviewed 14 August 2017

This was an informative and relaxing tour. We enjoyed learning about the history of various sites. The crew was fabulous and has great humor. We had 3 children and they enjoyed it as well. Our daughter even won a snack by answering a trivia question....More

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1  Thank Jennifer O
ChasHarborTours, Public Relations Manager at Charleston Harbor Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hi, Jennifer! Thank you for taking some time to leave us a 5-star review and for joining us. We appreciate the feedback and so glad she won!

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Had been looking forward to visiting the boat tour. Was disappointed because the city does a very poor job of moving traffic in and around the area. Perhaps because it was a beautiful Sunday, today's traffic was not reflective of the typical conditions around the...More

Thank Michael B
ChasHarborTours, Public Relations Manager at Charleston Harbor Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hi, Micheal! We are sorry to hear about the heavy traffic in Charleston that day. We hope that your family will join us one day in the future!

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Marie62014
20 August 2017|
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Response from dkyochum | Property representative |
No, we run tours February - early December.
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Italy4X
8 March 2017|
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Response from dkyochum | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Charleston Harbor Tours does not offer pick up. However, you can book a combination harbor tour and bus tour with Adventure Sightseeing and receive hotel pick up. You may visit the Adventure... More
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