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Historic City Tour and Fort Sumter Tour

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Adult Ages 12+
Child Ages 4-11
Infant Ages 3 & Under • Must Book 1 Adult First

Tour the City & Fort Sumter on a Combo Tour

Experience the Old Market area and the historic homes and churches where generations of Charlestonians worked, lived, and worshiped.

Step out of the air-conditioned minibus onto the famous Battery Seawall. See and hear about Fort Sumter, the Harbor of History, and the Aircraft Carrier Yorktown at Patriots Point.

PLUS enjoy a cruise to historic Fort Sumter “where the Civil War began.” The Fort Sumter tour lasts 2 1/4 hours and may be taken with the city tour.

Your Ticket Includes

  • 90-minute guided tour of historic Charleston
  • Cruise to historic Fort Sumter. Includes a 30-minute cruise to the fort, approx. one hour on Fort Sumter for visitation and a 30-minute return cruise.
  • Tours run consecutively. Breaking tours up will not include complimentary transportation.
  • Complimentary transportation to the Fort Sumter Visitor Education Center.


  • Charleston’s Historic Homes
  • The Battery Sea Wall
  • Historic Churches
  • Old Market Area
  • The Four Corners of Law
  • Rainbow Row
  • Fort Sumter
  • Aircraft Carrier Yorktown
  • America’s longest cable-stayed bridge
  • Charleston’s bustling Port

Please Note

  • Please confirm date and times before submitting the reservation.
  • Times listed denote City Tour portion only. Please allow extra time for combination tours.
  • Please note that booking times are exact and not an arrival window.
  • Changes may be made on a space-available basis.
  • There is no hop on/off service in the city of Charleston.
  • Must cancel scheduled tour 24 hours prior to tour departure time in order to receive a full refund.
  • All Gray Line City Tours depart from the Charleston Visitors Center located at 375 Meeting Street.
  • Boat Vouchers: Gray Line guests will receive vouchers for boat passage to Fort Sumter upon check-in with the Gray Line dispatcher.
  • We are committed to responsible tourism and traveler safety.
  • No concealed weapons allowed on any boat, bus or van.