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Charleston: Self-Guided Ghost Tour

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Activity provider: WalknTours
Other experience

Charleston: Self-Guided Ghost Tour

Activity provider: WalknTours

From US$ 5 per person

Embark on a ghostly journey as you explore Charleston's haunted history on a self-guided walking tour of the city. Go at your own pace using an app as your guide.

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Audio guide included


  • Wander the haunted streets and hidden lanes of Charleston
  • Explore the French Quarter and other interesting locations
  • Visit some of the city's most haunted sites
  • Learn about each location and the ghost that plagues it
  • Go at your own pace and take the tour at any time, even late at night
Full description

Hear scary stories, discover spooky legends, and learn about Charleston's dark side on an eerie self-guided walking tour.

Charged smartphone in hand, set out on a ghoulish tour that takes you to Charleston's most haunted sites. Listen to ghost stories like the legend of the woman in black, the haunting of the Dock Street Theater, St. Philips Church and the Ghost of the Weeping Woman, and many more.

Stop outside haunted pubs, using the opportunity to refuel with a quick bite or beer before continuing your adventure. The tour is app-based and uses GPS navigation, so you can go at your own pace and take the tour at any time, even exploring the city during the witching hour if you like. 

  • GPS-guided walking tour of Charleston
  • Virtual tour you can listen to after taking the tour in Charleston
  • Guide
  • Admission tickets to any of the sites visited

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Meeting point

The tour starts on the corner of Bay St & Broad St, across from the Exchange Building, and in front of the Wells Fargo Bank. Head to the starting point, open the tour on your phone and click 'Start' to begin your tour.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Headphones
  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  • The sites visited are only viewed from the outside
  • Go anytime and at your own pace
  • The tour never expires
  • It is recommended to use headphones or earbuds for this tour
  • The app includes a virtual tour you can listen to after taking the tour in Charleston to remember the ghostly stories
  • Once you have booked the tour, you'll receive an email with instructions on how to unlock the tour in the app
Customer reviews

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4.5 /5

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August 9, 2022

It was a nice walk but we would have preferred if it ended up back where we started instead of having to walk so far back to get to our car.

May 26, 2022

Product ID: 410813