Charleston: Magnolia Plantation & Historic City Tour


Take in a true low-country experience with a guided tour of the Holy City and Magnolia Plantation. Explore the beautiful grounds and living history of a plantation that dates from 1676. Get a great introduction to Charleston's past with an expert guide.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 2 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    6 hour


  • Highlights
    • Stroll through one of America's most beautiful gardens
    • See historic city highlights such as The Battery Sea Wall, Rainbow Row, and the Old Market Area
    • Explore Charleston's historic streets in a climate-controlled coach
    • Visit over 100 of Charleston's most iconic historical landmarks
    • Look for alligators, turtles, herons, and other wildlife on the nature tram ride
  • Full description
    Begin your half-day tour by boarding a climate-controlled coach in Charleston. Meet your professional guide and ride to Magnolia Plantation, dating from 1676 and the time of the British colony.
    Witness a slice of living history at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens and get an amazing perspective on Charleston's past and present.

    The Magnolia Plantation and its world-famous gardens have been owned by the Drayton family for 12 generations. Enjoy your visit to one of America's first tourist attractions and first public gardens, which have been open to the public since...  more
  • Includes
    • 1.5-hour guided tour of historic Charleston
      Admission to Magnolia Plantation
      Transportation by climate-controlled bus
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
      Food and drinks