Because of the city’s small, fairly centralized layout, the best way to experience Charleston is on foot—either yours or via hooves of equine nature. Thankfully, there’s a wide variety of walking and carriage tours for you to choose from.
The sheer number and breadth of tour options in Charleston is beyond the scope of this section. For a full selection of available tours, visit the Charleston Visitor Reception and Transportation Center (375 Meeting St., 800/774-0006, www.charlestoncvb.com, Mon.–Fri. 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.), where they have entire walls of brochures for all the latest tours, with local tourism experts on-site. Here are some notable highlights:
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