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Adult Ages 12+
Child Ages 4-11
Infant 3 & under

Charleston City & Harbor History Tour

Join Adventure Sightseeing and Charleston Harbor Tours for our See It All half-day city tour by minibus followed by a harbor history tour aboard the Carolina Belle. See the best of Charleston!

Our relaxing and informative 90-minute bus tour is the best way to be introduced (or re-introduced!) to the Holy City. Our professional and knowledgeable guides share 350 years of Charleston history with you while you cruise through the city’s historic district in cool, air-conditioned comfort.

Then climb aboard the Carolina Belle for a 90-minute live narrated tour of the harbor that covers over 75 points of interest!

One discounted ticket will guarantee you a spot on the the See It All city tour AND entitle you to a voucher for the Charleston Harbor Tour that can be used for any date and time!

IMPORTANT NOTE: When booking online, you are booking for your bus tour time only! You must call our offices at 843-762-0088 to confirm your harbor tour time. You may do tours back to back, or split them up over the course of a day or multiple days. Please call to confirm harbor tour times! Each tour on this combo is 90 minutes, but they are not necessarily back to back. The harbor tour schedule is 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. (with a 9:30 a.m. tour in the busy season). There is also a 6 p.m. tour mid-April – mid-October on Wednesday – Saturday (subject to availability). This ticket does not guarantee your time for a harbor tour. You can call to reserve a time with Charleston Harbor Tours.

This combo includes:

See It All Charleston City Bus Tour

  • Select stories from 350 years of Charleston history
  • Beautiful architecture in the historic district
  • Drive through The Citadel, the South’s most famous military academy
  • The Old City Market, lovely gardens, wrought iron art, and many of the city’s 210 churches
  • Tour around the Battery and stop for a photo opportunity with Fort Sumter in the background
  • Many other historic sights of Charleston!

Charleston Harbor Tour

Aboard the classic, 80-foot Carolina Belle, cruise the scenic Charleston Harbor while hearing fascinating local stories and seeing more than 75 landmarks, some critical to our nation’s history, including:

  • Fort Sumter: One of Charleston’s most popular landmarks, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired
  • Confederate and Union army forts Moultrie and Johnson
  • USS Yorktown: The famous World War II “Fighting Lady”
  • St. Michael’s Episcopal Church: A survivor of both the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, whose steeple was painted black so as not to be an easy target
  • Stately homes on the Battery: Symbols of Southern elegance and perseverance
  • Cooper River bridges, including the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge: A state-of-the-art span that accommodates the largest ships in the world
  • Dolphins skimming the surface of the water and pelicans diving for food

This family-friendly, relaxing, and insightful cruise is best way to discover the Holy City and its famous harbor!

Want more Charleston? Check out what is included with our tours FOR FREE!

The Powder Magazine – South Carolina’s oldest public building. Exhibits focus on South Carolina’s colonial military history!