We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sea Island Carriage Company

#2 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Beaufort Features Animals
930 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
+1 843-476-7789
Review Highlights
Great way to see Beaufort!!

Enjoyed our tour with Jake and Angus and learned a lot of history about Beaufort. This was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
McFarland, Wisconsin
Informative and fun

Jennifer and Angus MacPherson (the horse) were fantastic. They worked seamlessly as a team... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pawleys Island, South Carolina
Read all 209 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Experience Beaufort's rich history and unique charm on a 55 minute, fully-narrated, horse drawn carriage tour. You'll slip back into Beaufort's elegant past as your carriage meanders under the moss covered live oaks, past the breathtaking antebellum homes, historic churches, movie sites and more...
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Closes in 30 min
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
930 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
+1 843-476-7789

Similar Things to Do in Beaufort

Write a Review
Reviews (209)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 209 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed our tour with Jake and Angus and learned a lot of history about Beaufort. This was definitely a highlight of our trip. We took a bus tour in another city and preferred the carriage ride. I would definitely recommend this carriage company. Thanks to...More

Thank campfam2000
Reviewed 3 days ago

Jennifer and Angus MacPherson (the horse) were fantastic. They worked seamlessly as a team. Jennifer certainly knows her history and trivia and made the ride well worth the price.

Thank TD-29576
Reviewed 1 week ago

good price, every entertaining and learned alot of history about beaufort, s.c.- i have always liked taking the carriage when possible in any town then venture out

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a tour with Jennifer who was awesome. She knows her stuff and even said how much she had researched things when she had been asked a question she wasn't sure of over her 6 years doing tours. Beaufort has a great history similar...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a carriage tour of Beaufort and how very interesting it turned out to be. The guide was an older gentleman and loved his connection with Jake the horse. He was very concerned with Jakes well being and owning horses myself this touch me deeply....More

Thank Beverly C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Learned so much about Beaufort and it's history. It was also quite romantic riding under the Spanish Moss trees

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took some out of town guests to Beaufort for the Carriage Ride so they could get a good sense of the History of the town and the Low Country. We only had a short wait. Our guide was young, pretty, and very knowledgeable. She...More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beaufort is a beautiful southern town with more pre-Cival War homes and buildings than any other. The ride lasted about 1 1/2 hrs. and took us through the historical district. Our guide was very knowledgeable and interesting to listen to. The homes were very well...More

Thank dajeco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I chose this horse-drawn carriage tour so as to get a better understanding of the history of Beaufort. The tour lasted one hour and we saw many historical homes and other buildings. Our guide seemed to know the history quite well. This...More

Thank carpenterjohn483
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a tour today with Angus as our guide, narrated by Bill. Was excellent. Bill mixes a bit of humor with historical tidbits. Angus pulls smoothly. Very photogenic horse. Nicole was friendly and courteous and we had little waiting. This is our 2nd time...More

Thank LakeBigDog
Nearby Restaurants
The Old Bull Tavern
932 reviews
.12 km away
Wren Bistro
750 reviews
.28 km away
Blackstone's Cafe
509 reviews
.20 km away
Lowcountry Produce
483 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park
823 reviews
.22 km away
John Mark Verdier House
66 reviews
.17 km away
Rhett Gallery
30 reviews
.09 km away
Thibault Gallery
14 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
do you accept credit or debit visa cards?
20 May 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from 716denisec | Reviewed this property |
Yes ! Credit Cards accepted!
Is the tour rain or shine?
20 April 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from NicholeBFT | Property representative |
Yes it is. The carriages are covered, however, they aren't water proof!
Brenda W
Do you need reservations?
11 February 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Eugene H | Reviewed this property |
It's a good idea, especially if the town is busy with visitors. You can book the evening before if convenient for you.