Proudly owned and operated for over 50 years by a local Charlestonian family with generations of maritime heritage… Fort Sumter Tours has partnered with Bulldog Tours giving visitors true value on the combination! Reserve your discounted tickets today and guarantee a spot for you, your family, friends or group aboard these informative and memorable tours. Experience Charleston’s fascinating history from her cobblestoned streets and from the perspective of her Atlantic waterways.
Bulldog Tours’ “Charleston Strolls Walk with History” tour is popular, and it consistently receives excellent reviews. Visitors enjoy the pace of the tour and the entertaining and informative Tour Guides licensed by the City of Charleston. The tour guides truly love historic Charleston and her multifaceted heritage as one of the oldest cities in America. Bulldog Tours’ guides will amaze with historical facts and bygone traditions. This portion of the combo tour is a two-hour walking tour with highlights including Rainbow Row, Historic Waterfront Battery, Antebellum Mansions, hidden gardens and courtyards, historic churches and graveyards, and Revolutionary and Civil War landmarks.
Fort Sumter Tours provides the opportunity to walk a site that is an important location to the history of America and learn more about its role in shaping this great nation.
- The Fort Sumter Tour lasts 2 1/4 hours and includes a 30 minute cruise to the fort, one hour on Fort Sumter for visitation and a 30 minute return cruise. Fort Sumter Tours is the only boat tour that may dock at Fort Sumter.
- Children in your group? They will be dubbed “Junior Rangers” while waiting to board the boat receiving a badge and certificate!
- The experience is rich. The photo-ops of historic Charleston from the water perspective are fantastic. Often you will capture a friendly dolphin accompanying the boat. And, much more!
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COMBO package includes:
A delightful combination of Land & Sea Tours to truly experience all that peninsular Historic Charleston, SC has to offer. Bulldog Tours ‘Charleston Strolls Walk with History’ will allow you learn about the grand homes and gardens as you stroll the cobblestoned streets and alleyways with Certified Tour Guides who inform in an entertaining fashion!
Plus, boarding your clean well-appointed Fort Sumter Tour Boat you will marvel at seeing Charleston’s Rooftops, Rainbow Row and White Point Gardens from waterside as you cruise to Fort Sumter. Fort Sumter Tours is the National Park Concessioner and is the only Tour allowed to dock at Fort Sumter. Disembark and learn much from Fort Sumter’s National Park Rangers as you again get to experience an historic treasure up-close and personal!
Why choose Fort Sumter Tours? Fort Sumter Tours is an authorized National Park Service Concessioner operating the only commercial U.S. Coast Guard approved boat transportation to Fort Sumter. Be sure to review our COVID-19 protocols we have put in place during the boarding processes, seating, etc. Please click here to learn more.
Why Choose Bulldog Tour’s ‘CHARLESTON STROLLS WALK with HISTORY’ TOUR COMBO?
Tour through the streets and alleyways of Historic Charleston, SC ~ the city voted # 1 Tourism Destination in the USA & World by Conde Nast Traveler ~ an experience that will not be forgotten. Discover an American place of living pre-Revolutionary living history revealing over 300 years of history dating back to Colonial times. Walking Tours are the best way to experience the architectural gem that is Historic Charleston, South Carolina. Your Bulldog Tours Guides are fun and most knowledgeable. You will see Architectural details up close and personal. Glimpse gorgeous landscaped gardens through wrought-iron gates that are a work-of-art in their own right. Picture yourself in times gone by rocking on wide porches to capture the seabreeze.
Fort Sumter Tours is an authorized National Park Service Concessioner operating the only commercial boat transportation to Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park. Upon arrival, National Park Rangers protecting this historic site for future generations to enjoy, make the Fort Sumter experience both educational and fun.
*Rates are subject to availability and change without notice. This tour is great rain or shine. Please note: transportation to Bull Dog Tours is not provided. Doing both tours in one day may not be possible currently, so please plane accordingly to maximize your time. Promotion codes will expire 7 days after purchase date. Be sure to review our COVID-19 protocols we have put in place.