Charleston's Best Downtown Walking Tours

Welcome to JWalk Tours

Charleston , South Carolina

Let's Take a Walk!

Jonathan Green

founder, walking guide and history buff

Hi, I'm Jonathan and I'm pleased to make your acquaintance and would further enjoy the opportunity to meet you in person and take you on a walking tour of Charleston, SC, the amazing place I call home. I am licensed by the city to give our visitors tours and tell you all about Charleston's unique history and appeal. I like to keep tours fun, informative and tailored for my guests. Let's take a walk and get to know each other while we explore one of our America's most intriguing cities and its rich history at the crossroads of the American Revolution, the Civil War and America's founding.

Jon Green, Founder of JWalk Tours

Chicora Walking Tour

Book your tour today, “Let's take a walk!”

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  • star rating  Jonathan's tour was fascinating. As someone with only a broad scope of American history, particularly Southen history, I was intrigued, moved and amused by the wonderful storytelling. Walking through the... read more

    shahgiat
    10/29/2019

    star rating  JWalk Tours was fantastic!! We learned so much about some of the history of Charleston in 2 hours. Jonathan was very knowledgeable and entertaining. We're looking forward to doing another... read more

    kellyjs725
    3/16/2021

    star rating  Jonathan was a fantastic and passionate wealth of information about the badass women in Charleston's history. He spoke directly from the heart about women who achieved incredible things despite the... read more

    Tyler H
    10/23/2019

    star rating  Jonathan's knowledge and passion for Charleston's history is simply amazing. We laughed, we cried and downright enjoyed every minute of the walk. He spent two hours with us because couldn't... read more

    groovopolis
    9/23/2019
  • star rating  Whether you are a visitor or a local, don’t miss the Badass Broads tour. Jonathan is a natural storyteller and researcher. We all loved the experience and plan... read more

    PFAVES18
    4/05/2021

    star rating  I highly recommend JWalk Tours! Our tour exceeded all expectations. Will was an encyclopedia of knowledge and a gracious guide through the history of old Charleston.

    willbM3598LS
    2/05/2020

    star rating  We have been to Charleston many times doing many historic tours. This was/is hands down the best we have ever done. We learned the most and enjoyed this tour so... read more

    666russellt
    3/15/2020

    star rating  My husband and I took have taken walking tours in Italy, Chicago and New Orleans. None were as informative and engaging as the time we spent with Jonathan walking in... read more

    ontheroadalot_9
    3/10/2020
  • star rating  Excellent walking tour! Jonathan had a great personality and plenty of historical stories (great story teller). Very easy to approach and ask questions. I am looking forward to the next... read more

    Bob B
    11/06/2019

    star rating  Johnathan provided my family from out of town one of the best experiences they've had in Charleston! My nephew - who is young, most have asked 100 questions, Johnathan was... read more

    mswhitt07
    4/17/2020

    star rating  This was the best tour I’ve taken. John is so personable and engaging. The walk was a perfect blend of history and entertainment. He loves what he does and it’s... read more

    ellisdea
    1/23/2020

    star rating  This walking tour was amazing! Jonathan is extremely knowledgable and passionate about the history of Charleston. He had interesting tidbits that added so much. He led us... read more

    Lisa B
    4/26/2021
  • star rating  We loved taking the Badass Broads tour. Jonathan Green did a fabulous job of keeping our interest at every turn and showcasing his knowledge and appreciation of all the strong... read more

    katiebS5844JL
    4/26/2021

    star rating  Best tour I’ve ever taken! Jonathan has a ton of knowledge and he’s able to take that knowledge and share it with amazing stories! I can’t wait to take more... read more

    amandaeP8069XM
    1/23/2020

    star rating  Jonathan did a great job giving us an overview of history here along with details of specific, interesting events. His relationship with local homeowners paid off when, as we... read more

    BringEmATshirt
    1/12/2020

    star rating  Jonathan led me and a group of friends on a most interesting and informative walking tour of Charleston. His knowledge of all things Charleston is beyond impressive and his... read more

    Ellenbur
    11/20/2019
  • star rating  Outstanding guide, group, and topic. Immediately at ease with the plan and our guide. He clearly has a passion for Charleston, its history, charm, and beauty. He took every comment... read more

    725jillc
    2/02/2020

    star rating  Jonathan’s passion for history radiates and brings life to his tours. He will take you on a walk through history that will inspire you and create a sense of emotion... read more

    m_gould96
    11/28/2019

    star rating  This tour is hands down THE BEST in Charleston and very family friendly! Our tour guide Jonathan was so nice and had so much information on the History of the... read more

    Shanshalala
    1/23/2020

    star rating  Really enjoyed the route and wonderful packed history. Our guide Jon was extremely informative, warm, and engaging. The way he shared his knowledge was fun and really entertaining too. We... read more

    Ashley L
    6/12/2019
  • star rating  This was our first visit to Charleston and had limited time to enjoy our vacation . We wanted to spend our time wisely and Jon escorted us through the city... read more

    Mike S
    10/24/2019

    star rating  Great personal tour. Very informative. The really seem to support local businesses. We have been a lot of walking tours, this was one of the best

    garycZ2609QD
    3/30/2020

    star rating  This tour was great! Learned about history we did not previously know about. The tour guide was very knowledgable about everything.

    rebeccavF3417JK
    12/15/2019

    star rating  Our grown son and I just completed this tour with guide, Jonathan Green. He was hands down the best tour guide we have ever experienced. He is extremely knowledgeable about... read more

    cberg312
    3/14/2020
  • star rating  I enjoyed the story-telling nature of this tour! It felt like we were walking through time learning about architecture, culture, art, war and famous lives from the beginnings of Charleston... read more

    merrillf2021
    3/28/2021

    star rating  My mom (visiting from California) and I had the best time walking with Jonathan! He was very informative, and the historical stories he told were detailed and captivating. I feel... read more

    951shelbic
    12/02/2019

    star rating  Learned so much in just 2 hours! And the exercise was a bonus. Jonathan is extremely knowledgeable and made the tour fun! Would highly recommend it!!

    mkmedici
    3/15/2021

    star rating  Just a great tour with history I've yet to learn( can always learn MORE) and a guide that made it all the more fun.

    Mhetterman
    5/04/2021
  • star rating  He is very passionate and knowledgeable about the history of Charleston and I can not recommend him high enough

    brwright91
    5/04/2021

    star rating  Our tour was very informative and entertaining. Jonathon’s delivery of information was fabulous....not at all boring!! He made sure to ask if we had any questions before... read more

    Tundra1998
    11/26/2019

    star rating  Highly recommended ! Very informative and interesting. This is well worth doing and will give a better understanding of the city

    605rickim
    12/29/2020

    star rating  Jonathan has really researched his information. He is knowledgeable and well spoken. He is thoughtful and considerate, not only for his tour group, but also for the property owners.... read more

    Oma3612
    3/10/2020
  • star rating  Jonathan went above and beyond to make sure our tour of Charleston was a great experience. He is very interesting and we enjoyed our time. We also learned a lot... read more

    stevesX2716AM
    7/22/2020

    star rating  Jonathan our tour guide was so passionate about this tour. He was interesting, so knowledgeable and answer all question about this amazing city. He has a great sense of humor... read more

    Skip A
    2/23/2020

    star rating  Jon is an awesome tour guide and storyteller and also takes an interest in getting to know his audience. Thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Charleston, thanks Jon!

    761mikaylat
    10/14/2020

    star rating  What a great way to end our 2 day visit in Charleston. What a passionate yet very knowledgeable guide Jonathan was. You can tell this is... read more

    O6985VElisad
    2/27/2020
  • star rating  What a great experience. Jonathan, our guide, was so knowledgeable and interesting. He is a great story teller, the two hours went by too quickly. It is obvious he... read more