Charleston Plantation Tours
Charleston’s wealth was created centuries ago based on the growing of rice and indigo on plantations laid out all over the Low Country.Take a plantation tour to learn about the historic importance of these estates in our nation’s history — and in the United States’ rice industry. Plantation tours allow visitors to step back in time and meet the families who ran these estates.
Join Capt. Bob as he takes you back in time for a tour of one of four available plantations. You’ll learn about the agriculture, horticulture, and natural wildlife of the plantation, as well as the life of the enslaved Africans upon whose backs this wealth was created.
Some of our tours of plantations in Charleston include:
- Magnolia Plantation
- Middleton Plantation
- Drayton Hall
- Boone Hall
Includes transportation to and from the plantations with historical narration along the way. $350 for a 3 hour tour for up to 4 guests.
Private Driving Tour
Join Capt. Bob in his comfortable Chrylser Town & Country. Spacious seating, wide windows, and air conditioning make this the perfect way to see Charleston when it’s too cold or hot to walk, or if one might have difficulty with a walking tour.
Pricing for a 2-hour tour.
- $250 for up to 4 guests.
- Includes pick up at your hotel or a restaurant in the Historic District.
- Additional fee may apply for pickup outside of the City.
Day Trip to Savannah
Book a full day private tour with Captain Bob, and we can customize your day trip to Savannah for you, based on your preferences. On the way, your guide will entertain you with Charleston and Savannah history. You also don’t need to worry about getting lost during your short stay in the Hostess City of the South, as your guide will take you from attraction to attraction by foot, car or trolley. Full day trip is $595 for 2 people including lunch, admission, on-off trolley, guided tour of a historic house museum and walking tour of Savannah. Transportation only from Charleston to Savannah and back is $400. Please call 843-410-9688 to check availability and to book.