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Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours

108 Meeting St, at the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop, Charleston, SC 29401-2207
+1 843-343-4851
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Small-Group Tour: Charleston Old Walled City Historical Walking Tour
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Tour Charleston's Historic Sites with Al Ray, seventh generation Charleston native and licensed guide for 35 years. Enjoy the Old Walled City Walking Tour at 10 AM Mon -Sat and at 1:30 on Sunday. The Home and Garden Walking Tour, The Slavery and Freedom Tour and the Charleston Ghost Tour are offered by appointment. Call for rates to tour Charleston privately with Al on foot or by coach any day of the week at a time convenient for your schedule. Walking Tours depart from 108 Meeting Street at the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop. Tours offered Monday through Sunday, Reservations Please!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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108 Meeting St, at the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop, Charleston, SC 29401-2207
Downtown
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+1 843-343-4851
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice walking tour! Very happy with sites we saw, and we learned a lot. He did a nice job of keeping us shaded considering it was July. We enjoyed it!

Thank Fern C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I were in town and I decided to book us a tour with Al! A great guy that knows his city! It was super hot that day but it was absolutely worth it! I want to go back with my husband, my...More

Thank April K
AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself. A good tour guide should entertain, educate and inform---in that order IMHO. My goal is to capture your attention and keep it! Thanks for choosing Charleston Old Walled City Tours, I look forward to seeing you next time!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our walking tour with Al! Our group was small, 8 people, so it felt very personalized. Al knows all there is to know about the history of this city. I had a friend visiting the next week and I sent her his information so...More

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AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you loved the tour! Thanks for the referral!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide Austin was excellent, he was extremely knowledgeable with the subject and very pleasant in his attitude, a pleasure to be in the tour. It was extremely entertaining. I highly recommend this tour to young and old alike.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks Al!! You did a great job and capped a great visit to Charleston with your knowledge and humor!.Would HIGHLY recommend for anyone visiting!!

Thank CoachK2525
AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the rousing review! Send your friends!

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Al was a great guide - very knowledgeable and friendly. Very flexible in accommodating and customizing our tour. A great way to see the city and learn from a local.

Thank newman63
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Al was a terriffic tour guide. I've had private tour guides in cities all over the world, and Al was one of the best. Not only was his grasp of "all things Charleston" impressive, he has real enthusiasm for what he does. The tour was...More

Thank Vincent T
AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What an awesome review! Touring my lovely old hometown is more than a job for me, it is an avocation! Forty plus years of studying Charleston and national history enables me to layer and expose relevant topics, creating a rich immersion for my guests. So...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Had a great time with our personable, well informed tour guide. Our guide was responsive to our questions.

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

We had a great walk through the historic part of Charleston with Al, full of information and very engaged in what he was talking about.

Thank Keby28
AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review! My goal is to engage my guests, and I love the dynamic of an interactive group! Send your friends!

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Al is fantastic. He definitely knows his Charleston history. It was our first time in Charleston, this was the way to learn about it.More

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Thank Gina K
AGRinSC, Owner at Charleston Old Walled City Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the "fantastic" review! I recommend that first time visitors take a tour first thing to enhance their visit. In Charleston, context means so much! My goal is that after touring with me that you see our lovely old city with different eyes. Come...More

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shashie442
23 April 2017|
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Response from AGRinSC | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest! Each Charleston Old Walled City Tour is different, depending on topics of interest as well as the needs of our guests. Some groups want to move, others want to linger. Some require bathroom... More
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Ligchooch
29 September 2016|
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Response from AGRinSC | Property representative |
Thank You for your interest! I offer several tours,so go to the website to check availability, see the schedules and purchase tickets. Tours leave from the Historic Charleston Foundation Gift Shop at 108 Meeting Street.I... More
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