Spirit of Old Beaufort Walking Tours

930 Bay St.
Beaufort, SC 29902- Map It
(843) 525-0459

AAA Editor Notes

Spirit of Old Beaufort Walking Tours departs from 930 Bay St. Guides in period attire comment on architecture, history, horticulture and other topics during a 2-hour walking tour of historic Beaufort; they also entertain guests with songs. A 1.5-hour downtown bus/van tour of the historic district includes antebellum houses and churches and a guide discussing the area during the Civil War as well as Beaufort's film history. The 1.5-hour Whispers from the Grave Lantern Tour covers a half-mile route and ventures into cemeteries; the 2-hour Ghost Van Tour starts in the downtown cemeteries and takes visitors out to hear the tales of ghosts and pirates at Land's End. The 2.5- to 3-hour Lowcountry Plantation & Gullah Van Tour and an entertainment program showcasing historic Southern culture are available by reservation. Guided tours are available.
Historical tour, bus/van tour or Whispers from the Grave Lantern Tour $20; $10 (ages 6-12). Ghost Van Tour $25; $12.50 (ages 6-12). Lowcountry Plantation & Gullah Van Tour $38; $19 (ages 6-12). Reservations are required.
Hours: Historical walking tour departs Mon.-Sat. at 10:30 and 2. Bus/van tour departs Mon.-Sat. at 11, 1, 2:30 and 4. Whispers from the Grave Lantern Tour departs Mon.-Sat. at 5:30, Nov.-May and at 7 from June-Oct. Ghost Van Tour by appointment (typically offered at 7 p.m.). Lowcountry Plantation & Gullah Van Tour by appointment (typically offered at 10 a.m.). Phone ahead to confirm schedule.