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Classic Carriage Works, LLC

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Address: 10 Guignard St, Charleston, SC 29401-2013
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+1 843-853-3747
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Classic Carriage Works, LLC. is Charleston's premier provider of high...

Classic Carriage Works, LLC. is Charleston's premier provider of high quality carriage tours and carriage service. We hold our customers, horses and employees in the highest regard - taking the utmost care of each. Our tours are personalized by the tour guides and tailored to the interest of the passengers as questions are asked. Take one of our tours and see the difference!

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Informative Carriage Ride

Excellent informative carriage ride. Eric our guide knew the history of Charleston and was an excellent presenter. We were with friends from Nevada and California and other all... read more

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Shelby, North Carolina

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Shelby, North Carolina
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent informative carriage ride. Eric our guide knew the history of Charleston and was an excellent presenter. We were with friends from Nevada and California and other all enjoyed the carriage ride. We made prior reservations but it's possible tourists could come to the company's headquarters and arrange a tour. The carriage rides are being questioned for animal rights violations... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the Slavery to Freedom tour given by Matt. We found him knowledgeable and entertaining. We learned a lot about the early history of South Carolina; things we never learned in school. He also recommended books that we could read to learn more. He was passionate about the topic. All in all; a great tour! BTW Elwood (the horse)... More 

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Brantford, Canada
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hal our guide was funny and very informative. Jackson our horse was gentle and a hard working guy - all around great tour - we would for sure book again - I'd like to check out the Slavery Tour or the Civil War Tour when we are back in the fall. Thanks to Hal and Jackson

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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65 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I am kicking myself for not getting the name of the guide! He deserved an accolade for a job well done. The horses name is "Elwood" and no one could complain about his either! The guide was extremely informative and personable. We couldn't get enough of the Civil war era homes and he pointed out features that we might not... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jon was amazing! Cheeky, charming, informative and humble. It was hot so bring water! Everyone was very helpful

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Perth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great tour and our guide was so much fun, very informative commentary and so enjoyed our carriage ride around Charleston

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the carriage ride online based on others reviews. So enjoyed and highly recommend. Informative and suggested other areas of interest along with restaurants in the area.

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North Stonington, Connecticut
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37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the carriage ride on our first full day in the city and thoroughly enjoyed it. We would suggest that the people who load the carriages always check the times on the tickets so that people don't hop on the wrong one and have to get back off which happened to an older couple who mistakenly got on our... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the slavery-to-freedom tour, which is not the regular tour. This special tour is given only twice per week at present. We were very grateful to go on it for several reasons. Mainly, the content was very informative and educational, covering the rich and troubling past of the otherwise beautiful streets you traverse. No punches are pulled on... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this. the customer service was excellent. I also took a walking tour which was good but not as much fun. we got route 1 I think and the homes we saw were gorgeous. our guide (cant remember name) was a great storyteller. I would recommend highly for anyone who wants a relaxing and informative introduction to Charleston.

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