Charleston Tours

Itinerary: Essential Charleston

Delve deep inside Charleston’s labyrinthine streets to find charming shops, secret gardens, unforgettable landmarks, and sumptuous food—all just a short walk from Belmond Charleston Place.

Charleston Tours

Itinerary: Charleston for the History Buff

From historic houses and plantation tours, to Federal forts and museums, Charleston is steeped in a rich, colorful and sometimes controversial history. 

Download this three-day itinerary and get the best insight into Charleston’s past.

Charleston Tour

Itinerary: Charleston With Children

Children will be amazed at the range of activities on offer in and around Belmond Charleston Place. 

Whether you want to venture out for a walk or a leisurely bike ride, embark on a plantation tour, or just let the kids splash around in our stunning rooftop pool, we have something for everybody.

Charleston Tours

Tours

One of the most delightful ways to see Charleston’s rich array of quaint, narrow alleys, cobblestone streets, secret gardens and historic buildings is on a guided tour or by horse-drawn carriage in air-conditioned comfort. 

Speak to our knowledgeable concierge staff for more details.

Discover Charleston

Plantations

Experience 17th-19th-century farmstead life first-hand by visiting one of the historically renowned plantations located within a half-hour drive from downtown Charleston.

Learn how they shaped the Colonial and antebellum South and marvel at the magnificent estate houses and the incredible stories they have to tell.

Charleston Tours

Historic Sites

No other city more lovingly preserves its past than Charleston.

Catch a show at Dock Street Theater, America's oldest playhouse. Walk along the old Battery defensive seawall or the French Quarter, which stills dazzles with its many gothic churches and chocolate-box houses.

Charleston Tours

Museums

Whatever your interest, Charleston’s museums offer unique insight into the city’s colorful past.

Travel through time as you explore objects ranging from ancient fossils to Civil War artifacts and visual art.

Shopping in Charleston

Shopping in Charleston

Charleston is a shopper’s paradise. 

Whether your love is browsing unique, locally owned stores or searching out big-name brands in boutique stores, Charleston has it all. For the highest quality stores, visit The Shops, located on the ground floor of the Belmond Charleston Place hotel.

Golf in Charleston

Golf in Charleston

Take advantage of outstanding courses, which harness Charleston’s natural beauty to offer some of the most challenging and highest ranked links in the world. 

Undiscovered by the golfing masses, the Daniel Island Club and the Country Club of Charleston offer accessible tee times at an unhurried pace.

Please note: Tour booking services are exclusively available for guests of Belmond Charleston Place.