Charleston Historic Carriage Ride Pre Cruise

Charleston Historic Carriage Ride Pre Cruise
Excursion Highlights:
  • Experience the charm of historical Charleston with an authentic horse-drawn carriage ride, exploring streets dating back to 1670.
  • Marvel at antebellum homes, mansions, churches, and unique architecture of the Greek Revival and Federal periods.
  • Learn fascinating stories and secrets of the Holy City from your knowledgeable guide, enriching your understanding of Charleston's history.
  • Enjoy the lush, manicured gardens and tranquil parks that Charleston is renowned for, witnessing the local daily lifestyle.
Price: $67.00
Choose Options My Cruise Itinerary
Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 1 Hour 15 Minutes
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? An approximately 5 minute walk from the cruise ship pier.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, weather appropriate clothing and walking shoes.
Restrictions Guests must be able to climb in and out of the carriage. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Charleston Historic Carriage Ride Pre Cruise

Get your vacation started even before you board your cruise! Book this pre-cruise tour and step back in time with an authentic ride in a horse-drawn carriage through approximately 25-30 blocks of narrow streets in the Historic District of Charleston that were created in 1670.

Pass by antebellum homes, mansions, churches, and office buildings displaying a wide variety of 18th and 19th-century architecture including examples from the Greek Revival and Federal periods.

You will also have the opportunity to see numerous Single houses dotting the area; these houses have a width the size of a single room with a long side entrance and double piazzas, or porches.

Along the way your guide will share many fascinating stories, secrets and fun facts about the history, life and people in this Holy City.

Admire the many well-manicured gardens and tranquil parks this city is known for and observe the locals as they go about their daily routines.

This small group tour is only a 1-hour long ride and a must-do for those who are first-time visitors or for those returning that have yet to immerse themselves in the charm of this culture-rich city. This is your chance for a memorable overview of historical Charleston so don't miss out, sign up today.