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Walking or Van Tours of Historic Old Beaufort
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Walking Tours
"Simply the BEST TOUR in town"
Beaufort's National Historic Landmark District, is the second oldest city in South Carolina, delights its visitors with its breathtakingly beautiful natural vistas and impressive architecture from the Colonial and Antebellum Eras. The town of Beaufort is located on the island of Port Royal and is called the Queen of the South Carolina Sea Islands due to its charm, natural beauty, fascinating history and rich and diverse cultural heritage.
Beaufort Historic District Walking Tour
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On this tour we'll spend about 2 hours exploring the historic district. It includes refreshments, guide in period dress, photos from the 19th century and the songs of the past as we stroll the streets.

  • Enjoy a close look at our homes, architecture, church yards and plant life.
  •  Listen to beautiful songs of the past as we stroll the streets.
  • See 19th century photos of the houses and compare them to the current structures.

The Historic District Walking Tour covers an East side route of the Old Point area or a West side route of the Bluff area. Both tours include the Colonial and Antebellum Periods with 19th century photos and guides in period dress. The West Side includes a visit to St. Helena Episcopal Church and graveyard.

Whispers From the Grave Lantern Walking Tour
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On this 1 hour evening walking tour through the National Historic Landmark District, we'll explore the graveyards of Beaufort. Since Beaufort is the second oldest city in South Carolina, that means there is plenty of history to learn and ghost stories to be told.
As we stroll the streets and graveyards your tour guide, complete in period dress, will relate some of the eerie stories of Beaufort's past including:
  • Ghost stories that tell the tales of residents who are still here even after their deaths.
  • Tales of pirates who've visited this area.
  • Gullah folklore
  • Historic tales of Beaufort as well as some of the neighboring South Carolina Sea Islands such as Edisto Island and Hilton Head.
After discovering some of the history and ghostly stories of Beaufort and coastal South Carolina, the tour returns to the starting location to enjoy some light refreshments.
 
 
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