Love Stories of Charleston Walking Tour

This specialty tour is not found anywhere else in Charleston! Unlock the romantic truths behind Charleston's most notorious lovers with travel writer and registered tour guide, Jill Paris.

Tread carefully inside the graveyard said to be haunted by the subject of Edgar Allan Poe's poem "Annabel Lee." Touch the towering wall at the Swordgate House that a fifteen-year-old student at an elite girls' boarding school scaled to run off any marry her lover. Hear about the "lovebirds of Lamboll Street" and much more. Ample time to take photos; Tour includes a stop at the "Angel Wings" brick wall on Legare Street - an Eclectic Tours of Charleston original.

"Charleston is the star - it's my pleasure to showcase its most stunning streets with you. Join me for an unforgettable journey on foot through what's been often described as a movie set." Jill Paris, Owner, Eclectic Tours of Charleston

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  • What's included :
    • Charleston walking tour
    • English guide
    What's excluded :
    • Entry/Admission - The Williams Mansion
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Unitarian Church in Charleston, 8 Archdale St, Charleston, SC 29401-1959

    Enter the church to see the vaulted ceiling inspired by Henry VII's Chapel at Westminster Abbey; venture out into the graveyard for a special tale and lots of photo opportunities.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Sword Gate House, 32 Legare St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA

    Learn about the girl who risked it all for love at any cost.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Battery & White Point Gardens, East Battery & Murray Blvd., Charleston, SC 29401

    Many various love stories of Charleston -- stroll the beautiful grounds.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: The Williams Mansion, 16 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-2724

    Before it was called The Calhoun Mansion, it was something much different. Learn about the Williams family and their love of all things grand.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: St. Michael's Church, 71 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401-2902

    Hear one of the saddest love stories in Charleston; if the doors are open, visitors can enter; hunt for the headstone in the graveyard for the girl who's said to haunt the church in her wedding dress.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    158 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Eclectic Tours of Charleston

Activity ID: V-147521P1

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