About Us

Charleston, South Carolina's Premier Walking Tours

Jon Green, Founder of JWalk Tours

Meet our founder and lead tour guide

Jon 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 show you around this amazing place I call home, Charleston, South Carolina. 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, get to know each other while we explore.

  • 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  Jon truly knows and cares about the history of this beautiful town. Not only does he understand the basic background, he is a true historian and researches the facts in... read more

    Sally V
    7/04/2019

    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  We thoroughly enjoyed "Badass Broads of Charleston" and discovering the history of Charleston through fascinating stories of amazing women. Jonathan is a stellar tour guide, and great storyteller. ... read more

    TomR1917
    4/08/2021
  • 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  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  We had Jonathan give us the Chicora tour and had a blast! Beautiful Charleston weather and inspirational stories told with passion. I learned a lot and am looking forward to... read more

    WitchOfMarketSt
    11/28/2019

    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  On thanksgiving Day, Jonathan took myself and about 14 friends on a tour through Charleston. I have lived here for two years and have never done a walking tour before.... read more

    670meagang
    12/06/2019

    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  Just finished a 2+ hour walking tour with Jonathan Green, he is absolutely great! He truly knows the history of the city and it’s early and current residents. His... read more

    edreed13
    10/10/2020

    star rating  We had a great time! Plenty of stops and knowledge shared. Felt like a group of friends on a walk around a fascinating city. Awesome!

    O622PHstephent
    3/13/2021
  • star rating  Jonathan’s tour was the most informative tour we have taken anywhere. If you want to know about Charleston you just go on JWalk Tours!

    lindakL287LU
    4/25/2021

    star rating  I've gone on a lot of Charleston tours, which means I often hear the same information. On this tour though, I learned a lot of new things I didn't know... read more

    allieb5618
    3/01/2021

    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  I would highly recommend this walking tour to anyone visiting Charleston. Tour guide John was knowledgeable, informative & fun!

    stevegK8243WF
    1/15/2020
  • star rating  I have lived in the Charleston area for almost one year. I’ve been on many carriage, walking and culinary tours. This was by far the most fun and the most... read more

    407cathleenh
    6/25/2019

    star rating  This tour is amazing!!! Jon is so friendly, knowledgeable, and passionate about Charleston. My boyfriend and I did this tour to learn more about the city and also to hear... read more

    Escape758510
    3/21/2021

    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  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  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  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  Took my mom on the tour as a Christmas gift. She absolutely loved it. This was my second time taking the tour and I still feel like I learned a... read more

    bolso21
    12/27/2020

    star rating  I don't usually leave reviews but I felt compelled to because this tour was so awesome and I'm not exaggerating here - it literally made our trip. Jonathan is... read more

    kathleenbC9889JY
    2/23/2021
  • 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  My boyfriend and I booked a tour through Jwalk tours and it was such a memorable experience. Jonathan has a unique way of taking you back into time and his... read more

    darthamay10
    10/23/2019

    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  The Badass Broads tour was worth it! We did it on Thanksgiving and had Mark all to ourselves. He was extremely interesting, easy to follow, walked at a great pace,... read more

    anj0ug
    12/10/2019
  • 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  Jonathan was knowledgeable and engaging and was very thoughtful! I loved the tour and all the historical stories. The pace was perfect and if you required any breaks he was... read more

    mariapL979BN
    5/22/2021

    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  I have been a tour guide for 4 years and this one of the best tours and experiences I’ve had in Charleston. John not only provides amazing and interesting “herstory”... read more

    52elliottc
    2/04/2020
  • 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  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  We all really enjoyed our tour today. Jonathan is an extremely knowledgeable tour guide and passionate about the tour information. I’ve lived in Charleston for over 15 years and have... read more

    Emily K
    11/08/2019

    star rating  Every time Jonathan spoke, you could feel his passion for story telling. His dedication to his craft kept everyone’s attention throughout the whole tour. He seamlessly works light hearted jokes... read more

    G3649WJjohng
    11/28/2019
  • 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

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