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Charleston Sole Walking Tours

122 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2103
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Great day!

Brian did a terrific job! He gave us a wonderful in-depth comprehensive tour of the city. Highly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Joniellen
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Naples, Florida
Good insight into Charleston life....

Fin did a good job of not just showing us building sites and the specific history of those... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chad W
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Hi, my name is Brian Simms and I am a 10th generation Charlestonian. Our All About Charleston tour features the history, culture and architecture of the area. We will stroll the streets and alleyways of the "Holy City" while sharing stories along the way, covering overall Charleston history, the people who built this city and its trials and tribulations. There is a rich history and culture I would like to share and look forward to showing you the sights of our area, creating an experience you will remember for years to come!
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122 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2103
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Brian did a terrific job! He gave us a wonderful in-depth comprehensive tour of the city. Highly recommend it.

Thank Joniellen
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fin did a good job of not just showing us building sites and the specific history of those buildings. He really focused more on giving perspective on how early Charlestonian’s lives and worked. How the city grew up and how you can see the growth...More

Thank Chad W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brian was a knowledgeable and engaging guide on our 2 hour Charleston walking tour. The tour had a great balance of sights and stories from humourous to tragic and Brian made sure to make time for any questions from the group. We would highly recommend...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our walking tour very much, learning about the history, culture and architecture of the beautiful city of Charleston. Our guide Fin was great and was able to answer any questions we could come up with on the fly. Wonderful way to become acquainted...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a little over 2 hours walking with Fin. He obviously likes history and loves Charleston. We enjoyed his company and went away with a better understanding of Charleston, from the first English settlers, to the introduction and growth of slavery, to the Revolutionary...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent 2 hour tour of the history and architecture of Charleston. I would recommend this as the first thing one should do when getting to Charleston. The guides are an excellent resource on everything Charleston!

Thank gregoryggibson1972
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent choice for lessening about Charleston. Brian is an enjoyable guide with a fountain of knowledge. His cheerful style keeps everyone engaged- and his strong voice ensures you hear everything over the street noises.

Thank L0A1G0
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brian was amazing. He has so much Charleston historical knowledge. He was full of wonderful stories from the past. Lots of fun! Be sure and ask for Brian!

Thank cindi s
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Brian is a very informative guide. He took us around the city for two hours and filled our heads with lots of good historical information. If you want to know about the city, take this tour.

Thank Miriam C
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Brian rounds everybody up at the exact time you are supposed to start, about 15 minutes before the other tours begin. I was pleased to see that he takes a smaller group than a lot of the other tours, too. He launches into the tour...More

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25 December 2016|
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Response from CharlestonSole | Property representative |
Wonderful! My associate Fin smith will be giving the tours for the next two days, as I am doing private tours. He is excellent and has great reviews. I am then available Wednesday and Friday and Sat morning. We have the 10am... More
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16 November 2016|
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Response from CharlestonSole | Property representative |
I am so sorry for your dissapointment. I apologize if I did not mention Fin doing the tour. He has been my associate for two years. He is not mentioned in recent reviews because he has been out of town for three weeks... More
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