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Charleston: Shem Creek Bar Tour

Product ID: 236397
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Join your expert tour guide on the only tour of Shem Creek’s best bars and bites. At each stop, you will receive delicious appetizers, drink recommendations, and a heavy helping of Shem Creek history all the way back to its Native American roots.
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Duration: 2 hours
Starting time 4:00 PM
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  • Sample light and tasty complimentary appetizers
  • Relax with immediate seating at each location
  • Purchase some fine Southern cocktails and a variety of beverages while listening to local history and tales
  • Discover the history of the city with a licensed tour guide
  • Experience the only active walking tour in Mt. Pleasant
Full description
Guests will meet at the starting location where the host or hostess will lead participants to the correct table. After brief introduction, groups will have the opportunity to purchase a variety of recommended beverages, as they taste a variety of appetizers served at each of the three to four locations visited. 

Your licensed tour guide, Capt. Bryan is a 7th generation Charlestonian of Huguenot Heritage and tell you the history of beautiful and historic Shem Creek as the group walks to the various stops. The tour will end at an establishment with a wonderful view of Shem Creek, typically as the sun is setting over the Charleston Harbor.

Ride-share services are recommended to make sure you can take full advantage of all the delicious drinks and get home safely.
  • Reservations at three to four locations on or near Historic Shem Creek
  • A licensed tour guide with the City of Charleston
  • Complimentary appetizers at each location visited
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks, although they can be purchased during the tour

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Customers should go up to host/hostess at "Shelter Kitchen and Bar" at 202 Coleman Boulevard. They will then be lead to the tour guide.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• This tour is unable to accommodate guests with limited mobility, as some of the restaurants have stairs to enter the premises
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Charleston Historic Tours LLC

Product ID: 236397