Guided tour

Beaufort: Local History and Film Sites Tour

Beaufort: Local History and Film Sites Tour

From US$ 30 per person

Learn more about this Southern town on this 1-hour golf cart tour as you ride through Beaufort's charming Historic District. Explore the city's most famous film sites from Forrest Gump, The Great Santini, and more.

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Duration 1 hour
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Small group
Limited to 7 participants


  • See stunning live oaks draped with Spanish Moss
  • Marvel at the beautiful pre-Civil War houses
  • Discover the filming sites of some of your favorite movies
Full description
This 1-hour tour by van covers Beaufort’s historic district and gives you a chance to learn more about the town and its history. Relax in an air-conditioned van as you discover the sites and homes where the stars stayed in downtown Beaufort. Ride by locations surrounding Beaufort such as The Gump Medical Center (funded by Forrest’s “gazillions” he earned running the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company) and The National Cemetery where The Great Santini was buried. See ee the bridge from Forrest Gump that he crossed on the way back east from his cross-country run. Yes, the “Mississippi River” bridge is actually here in Beaufort.
  • 1-hour climate-controlled van tour
  • Driver/guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are optional for this activity

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Meeting point

Meet at 1006 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Customer reviews

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Great tour and wonderful tour guide. This is a must when visiting Beaufort

October 14, 2021

Knowledgeable and entertains guide. The tour was a great way to get the lay of the town and start a wonderful weekend in Beaufort.

October 10, 2021

It was great. We learned so much ! I had no idea!

October 7, 2021

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