Experience 25-30 blocks of Charleston’s historic downtown district, see houses, gardens, mansions, churches & parks, learn about buildings, history, architecture, flora & the people that make up the “Holy City” on this Palmetto Carriage tour!
Looking for a unique activity for your next group event or private party in Charleston? Wow your guests and rent a private horse-drawn carriage! We offer private, customizable carriage tours. Or simply enjoy one of a kind transportation to a nearby restaurant or other event location.
There’s nothing more romantic than including a horse-drawn carriage in your Charleston wedding plans! Our carriages are available for wedding transportation from churches, reception halls, and hotels. Wedding carriages come decorated with silk flowers and include a driver in a tuxedo.
Palmetto Carriage Works is the oldest carriage tour company in Charleston! Come tour historic downtown Charleston by mule or horse-drawn carriage with some of the most experienced personnel in the Charleston carriage industry.
Having fine-tuned every aspect of the carriage ride experience, we pride ourselves on providing authentic and historically rich carriage tours of Charleston, SC that your family and friends will remember for years to come!
The popularity of the tour has grown out of the Big Red Barn. The quality and longevity of the staff, the remarkable record of animal care, and the thousands of satisfied customers all stand testament to an outstanding service; a service that they stand behind 100%.
Though Charleston passed legislation saying guides no longer need to be licensed, we hold our guides to a higher standard. All of our tour guides are Palmetto Guild Certified to ensure your tour is accurate, authentic, and the fun affair you expect from Palmetto Carriage Works.
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