Free Tours by Foot is pleased to present free, self-guided and name-your-own-price guided Charleston walking tours.
We provide a platform for licensed, professional, freelance tour guides to lead sightseeing tours where you decide what the tour is worth at the end of the tour.
Whether you are here for a weekend or an extended visit, you can enjoy a quality experience no matter what your budget.
Enjoy a guided Charleston city tour for a price you feel it was worth - even free!
No two tours are the same. All tours are memorable.
Be sure to also check out our guide on tourist discount passes.
Our guided walking tours are one of the best things to do in Charleston.
Enjoy your trip with an expert guide who can answer questions, and offer advice on places to visit in Charleston and where to eat.
Charleston Tour Calendar
We run tours all year long but we only post the schedule a few months in advance! We are unable to run tours on certain holidays.
We offer many different types of walking tours:
- Historic Charleston Walking Tours for an introduction to the Holy City.
- History buffs will certainly enjoy our Civil War Charleston Walking Tour
- Charleston Architecture Tours will explore the city looking closely at the historic buildings.
- If you're interested in the darker side of history, join us on an evening stroll for the Charleston Ghost Tour.
- Learn about the nautical history of Charleston Pirates.
- Explore the gardens of Charleston's Window Boxes.
Sightseeing doesn't have to be expensive and boring.
That's because we must be at our best at all times to ensure that your guided tour is interesting and of the highest quality.
If you don't like what you see, all you lose is your time. It's the best guarantee in the business.
So join us on one of our city tours and discover the beauty of this wonderful and enchanting city.
Want a Private Tour of Charleston?
We also offer our guiding services for private groups where we can guide you in the Historic District and anywhere else in Charleston.
Any of our tours are available as private tour options in Charleston.
Tours are limited by law in Charleston to 20 guests.
But, some tours are smaller by guide choice and some tours can be arranged with multiple guides for larger groups.
Email us and we will get back to you with a timely quote.
There are other ways to explore Charleston - by boat, carriage, or bike!