Beaufort: Historic City Tour by Bus


Join an adventure through the National Historic Landmark District of Beaufort, South Carolina. Explore historic townhouses and learn their stories. Pick up insights into the city's rich history dating back to 1521.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    75 minute


  • Highlights
    • Learn the history of South Carolina's second-oldest city
    • Discover what happened to the houses and people of Beaufort during the Civil War Union Occupation
    • See the sites where over 24 Hollywood were shot, both in Beaufort and the surrounding areas
  • Full description
    Beaufort town, located on Port Royal Island, remains the Queen of the South Carolina Sea Islands thanks to its charm, natural beauty, fascinating history, and rich, diverse cultural heritage. On this 1.25-hour driving tour, explore the historic district of Beaufort, including the famous Old Point area and The Bluff with its antebellum houses and churches. 

    As you drive around in air-conditioned comfort, your guide will introduce some of these beautiful, historic sites. See townhouses up close and learn about the architecture and people behind them. Discover what happened to the houses and the people of Beaufort during the Civil War Union Occupation.

    See filming sites made famous by the over 24 Hollywood films shot in the area. Gear up for an exciting and fascinating tour of South Carolina's second-oldest city. Discover an area that delights visitors with its breathtaking natural beauty and impressive colonial and antebellum architecture.
  • Includes
    • Fully-narrated tour
      Transportation in a climate-controlled bus
  • Exclude
    • Gratuities
      Food and drinks