Charleston Walking Tours : All Reviews

star rating  Jonathon was a class act and an amazing tour guide, extremely knowledgeable but more importantly made the tour interactive and fun for everyone. My wife and I highly recommend this... read more

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November 7, 2022

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
March 15, 2020

star rating  We've done several other walking tours of Charleston over the years. Jonathan's tour was refreshingly different. If you are looking for a detailed recounting of Charleston's history, read a book... read more

kellyfryan
August 1, 2021

star rating  Jonathan is an amazing tour guide. He brought Charleston's historic district to life with his engaging stories. He was enthusiastic and dynamic, offering detailed answers to our questions. It... read more

Karel H
October 1, 2021

star rating  Excellent guide who loves and knows the city, perfectly paced tour with so many interesting highlights. Don’t miss this if you want a proper introduction to Charleston!

bgooch15
December 1, 2021

star rating  Walking tours don’t get better than this! Jonathan is very passionate about the history of Charleston and it really shows in his tour. I’ve learned a lot about the city... read more

Devon L
November 1, 2021

star rating  Great tour. Lots of cool history and fun guide! Very professional and well researched tour showed us all the highlights! Way better than our carriage ride.

Yasmin O
June 22, 2021

star rating  Jonathan was an incredibly articulate, entertaining & knowledgeable guide. The 2 hour tour was paced for his guests, and he answered all of our questions with ease. The... read more

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November 3, 2022

star rating  This tour was incredible! My boyfriend and I are locals, and learned more than we ever did in school about the history of our very own city. Jonathan is very... read more

lopolston
August 23, 2020

star rating  Absolutely fascinating tour - we hugely enjoyed our time with Jonathan and came away with a great deal to think about. Inspiring - catalyzing - and deeply enjoyable. Thank you... read more

Paula S
June 24, 2022

star rating  I booked the tour for myself and a friend visiting from NJ. I had taken two previous tours with other companies in the past six years I have lived in... read more

Kim K
September 1, 2021

star rating  Jonathan is a very knowledgeable guide to learn about Charleston’s history. He covered all of the history: good, bad, and ugly! He was very personable and answered questions along our... read more

648parisw
June 20, 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
January 23, 2020

star rating  Had a fantastic walking tour with Jonathan! He’s so passionate and knowledgeable about Charleston. He’s a great story teller— he’s able to be lively and fun, but also speaks with... read more

Caitlin H
February 1, 2022

star rating  A Must Do! - We all had a great timeincluding my children, ages 20 and 21. Jonathan was very knowledgeable and passionate about Charleston’s history. Would highly recommend!

dories545
November 22, 2022

star rating  I love a great tour and this one was THE BEST I've ever experienced! Two solid hours of great stories, fun adventures, deep history, and a roller coaster of emotions.... read more

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November 2, 2022

star rating  Was such a great tour!! The guide was super passionate and it showed and reflected in his tour. Taught us how much of a historic city Charleston is. A great... read more

Y665RVgabriellam
October 16, 2022

star rating  We have traveled all over the world and Jonathan is easily in top 1% of guides. Passionate, professional, educated on the subject matter and a damn fine person.

Bill M
September 21, 2022

star rating  The tourguide Jonathan was fabulous! Great personality and generous in answering questions with a wealth of historical spellbinding storytelling! We couldn’t have had a better time and the... read more

PMR4520
June 7, 2021

star rating  Charleston Walking Tour - Our tour guide was amazing: informative, knowledgeable and entertaining. Thoroughly enjoyed the tour and I highly recommend it.

Carole L
October 21, 2022

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
April 26, 2021

star rating  We had a wonderful tour with Jonathan Green. He is very knowledgeable and we Learned so much about Charleston. Looking forward to coming back and doing another tour with him.

blueeyes3031
March 8, 2022

star rating  This tour was absolutely amazing! It was the perfect addition to our Charleston trip, as we were able to learn so much history (aka herstory) and see beautiful parts of... read more

AllisonD25
March 27, 2022

star rating  Jonathan is the best tour guide! He shared his love for Charleston as we visited the historical sites, he knows stories that add depth to the experience. He... read more

jackiekS8600MV
September 9, 2022

star rating  BEST TOUR EVER. John is not just a knowledgeable historian, but a fabulous storyteller. We were hanging on every word!

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October 21, 2022

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
May 4, 2021

star rating  Jonathan was very congenial and really made the history of the city very interesting. The stories of the people who influenced the early days of Charleston were enjoyable. ... read more

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December 17, 2022

star rating  In 1663, following his Restoration to the British throne, King Charles II granted the chartered Province of Carolina to Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon, and to seven other British... read more

borrum
April 7, 2022

star rating  Jonathan was extremely knowledgeable about Charleston history and was very engaging when telling stories about the city’s past. He didn’t gloss over the more shameful parts of Charleston’s history... read more

R9248JYsusand
May 4, 2022

star rating  John was an incredibly knowledgeable and charming host. His approach to the history of the city was mostly focused on key stories/figures, which was very engaging. Also, as... read more

Jeffm928
June 1, 2021

star rating  Jonathan was a great guide. Very knowledgeable, entertaining and passionate about Charleston history. I highly recommend this tour. Much more information than you’ll get on a carriage ride.... read more

pinchdpeny
January 1, 1970

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
October 24, 2019

star rating  Best city tour we’ve ever taken. Jonathon was incredibly knowledgeable and a wonderful storyteller.
Reveals a real love for the city of Charleston, its history and its inhabitants.

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January 13, 2023

star rating  Jonathon led us on the Chicora tour highlighting architecture and social history, and unsung heroines and heroes of Charleston. Sensitive and insightful the tour explored judge Julius Waring and... read more

BethT1408
March 1, 2022

star rating  Our tour was on Christmas Day and it was the best present I have ever opened! Jon is a bottomless wealth of information, facts, and obscure details which made the... read more

890carolf
January 11, 2020

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
March 30, 2020

star rating  Jonathan is incredible. He talks about these stories with care and passion. He’s extremely knowledgeable and is telling different and important stories that should be heard. Everyone should take this... read more

kylie393
February 25, 2020

star rating  My father and I attended the Badass Broads of Charleston walking tour, and it was excellent. It was interesting to learn the stories of women that aren't taught in... read more

pickytraveler042014
March 13, 2022

star rating  Jonathan was engaging with thorough knowledge of Charleston's history and architecture. He was respectful of the past and a big fan of Charleston's now.

kennethfQ4100MU
May 5, 2022

star rating  My husband brought me to Charleston for my birthday. He thought it would be entertaining to take me to ‘Badass Broads of Charleston,’ for my birthday and he wasn’t wrong.... read more

Elizabeth N
July 15, 2022

star rating  This walking tour was so great. Jonathan was FANTASTIC. Handled all subjects on Charleston’s history beautifully. It’s clear he loves his job and cares about his city so much. Highly... read more

aleeeeeeeesa
January 16, 2022

star rating  Jonathan is a wonderful guide. We loved how he engaged us as his guests, weaving the geography, the different historical periods

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December 24, 2022

star rating  No matter how you look at our history here in the united states, we've always had many events that have been apart of history but would never get the recognition... read more

frontline2020
January 9, 2020

star rating  My husband and I took a tour with Jonathan Green and are already discussing when we should do this again! So much history, enthusiasm and energy comes with the... read more

IowaGuiness
November 22, 2019

star rating  We had an incredible time with Johnathan! We learned so much about the history of Charleston. It was a great way to see the city. Exactly what we were looking... read more

U838SCnicoles
June 27, 2022

star rating  Highly recommend Jonathan with JWalk Tours, who we got as a result of this booking! Very good presentation on his part and interesting sites and facts!

D6071JOcarolb
May 15, 2022

star rating  My daughters and I took a 2 hours walking tour on a beautiful Tuesday morning with JWalk tours. Jonathon is a great storyteller. He is very enthusiastic and knows... read more

Lisa W
October 5, 2022

star rating  Awesome tour !! Jonathan was delivered the most heartfelt and genuine stories ever! Very knowledgeable and sincere, I will be recommending to everyone

brandygO9678PW
July 29, 2022

star rating  Absolutely amazing walking tour. Jonathan is vibrant, outgoing, down to earth and a great storyteller. He made the city and it’s history come alive. You will not be disappointed!!!

Jeffrey J
July 26, 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
March 1, 2021

  • star rating  Jonathan was the best guide we could have asked for. He has great stories to share and is so knowledgeable about Charleston's long history. He patiently answered all of our... read more

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    January 30, 2023

    star rating  Jonathan is a knowledgeable and personable guide. He is passionate about history in a way that is contagious.

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    January 21, 2023

    star rating  What a fun and informative tour with Jonathan! He truly made history come alive for my daughter and I. He encouraged questions and shared so much of his knowledge.

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    January 16, 2023

    star rating  Best city tour we’ve ever taken. Jonathon was incredibly knowledgeable and a wonderful storyteller.
    Reveals a real love for the city of Charleston, its history and its inhabitants.

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    January 13, 2023
  • star rating  Jonathan is a great guide. He was both knowledgeable and funny which really made the tour even more pleasurable. We definitely recommend this tour and any other JWalk tour while... read more

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    January 8, 2023

    star rating  One of the best - I have been on many tours in the Charleston area and I was so impressed with the tour. The perfect mix of knowledge and humor with a lot of new... read more

    desdrae
    January 7, 2023

    star rating  I have visited Charleston many times and taken many tours and the Badass Broads Walking Tour goes is on the top 3 list.
    Johnathon is a wealth knowledge not only... read more

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    January 3, 2023

    star rating  Jonathan is a wonderful guide. We loved how he engaged us as his guests, weaving the geography, the different historical periods

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    December 24, 2022
  • star rating  Jonathan was very congenial and really made the history of the city very interesting. The stories of the people who influenced the early days of Charleston were enjoyable. ... read more

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    December 17, 2022

    star rating  Enjoyable and Enlightening Tour - Jonathan is an excellent guide, weaving history into stories which make one more likely to remember the information! He includes history of Charleston's beginnings, Revolutionary and Civil War periods... read more

    Rebecca L
    December 15, 2022

    star rating  We have a very inquisitive 9 year old. Jonathan was very patient with him, and answered his many (many!) questions. Jonathan is very knowledgeable, and he clearly loves Charleston.

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    November 27, 2022

    star rating  A Must Do! - We all had a great timeincluding my children, ages 20 and 21. Jonathan was very knowledgeable and passionate about Charleston’s history. Would highly recommend!

    dories545
    November 22, 2022
  • star rating  Very informative and lively tour. Would definitely recommend it!
    Jonathan is very knowledgeable about Charleston and it’s rich history.

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    November 20, 2022

    star rating  The Highlight Of Our Charleston Visit! - Wow!....we were so lucky that our hotel concierge recommended JWalk! Jonathan was an outstanding guide....leading us through the streets and alleys of the Charleston Chicora peninsula while providing a... read more

    Charles F
    November 20, 2022

    star rating  Jonathon was a class act and an amazing tour guide, extremely knowledgeable but more importantly made the tour interactive and fun for everyone. My wife and I highly recommend this... read more

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    November 7, 2022

    star rating  Jonathan was an incredibly articulate, entertaining & knowledgeable guide. The 2 hour tour was paced for his guests, and he answered all of our questions with ease. The... read more

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    November 3, 2022
  • star rating  Badass Broads Walking Tour - Best Ever - Jonathon was the best tour guide I’ve ever had. We did The Badass Broads of Charleston Walking tour. He was extremely passionate and knowledgeable. Every story has a... read more

    cindysF7344KN
    November 3, 2022

    star rating  I love a great tour and this one was THE BEST I've ever experienced! Two solid hours of great stories, fun adventures, deep history, and a roller coaster of emotions.... read more

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    November 2, 2022

    star rating  BEST TOUR EVER. John is not just a knowledgeable historian, but a fabulous storyteller. We were hanging on every word!

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    October 21, 2022

    star rating  Charleston Walking Tour - Our tour guide was amazing: informative, knowledgeable and entertaining. Thoroughly enjoyed the tour and I highly recommend it.

    Carole L
    October 21, 2022
  • star rating  Absolutely delightful and very informative. Johnathan clearly loves his city and its history and draws everyone in with his great storytelling and deep feeling for his adopted home.

    Departure686711
    October 20, 2022

    star rating  Was such a great tour!! The guide was super passionate and it showed and reflected in his tour. Taught us how much of a historic city Charleston is. A great... read more

    Y665RVgabriellam
    October 16, 2022

    star rating  Jonathan is a walking history text book when it comes to Charleston history! With only one free day in this beautiful city, we definitely picked the best way to see... read more

    CathyL160
    October 8, 2022

    star rating  My daughters and I took a 2 hours walking tour on a beautiful Tuesday morning with JWalk tours. Jonathon is a great storyteller. He is very enthusiastic and knows... read more

    Lisa W
    October 5, 2022
  • star rating  Johnathan was truly one of the best parts of our trip to Charleston. I was able to gather a group of friends coming in for a wedding to do... read more

    GonzoFast
    October 4, 2022

    star rating  I know that these reviews sound like an echo chamber, but I can only repeat what others have already said. We have taken many guided tours, and I rate this... read more

    rogbrunell
    September 23, 2022

    star rating  We have traveled all over the world and Jonathan is easily in top 1% of guides. Passionate, professional, educated on the subject matter and a damn fine person.

    Bill M
    September 21, 2022

    star rating  This tour was everything advertised and more! Jonathan is a very knowledgeable guide and his presentation of the women who molded Charleston history was awesome. We learned so... read more

    Tea4us
    September 19, 2022
  • star rating  A Charleston must see! Jonathan gave a fantastic tour! We had the best time learning all about awesome women from Charleston. He was so friendly and knowledgable, can’t recommend this... read more

    Sarah M
    September 15, 2022

    star rating  My sister and I went on a private tour of the Badass Women of Charleston with Jonathan. It was a fantastic and memorable highlight of our entire 3 week trip... read more

    Nirvanagrrl
    September 15, 2022

    star rating  Jonathan is the best tour guide! He shared his love for Charleston as we visited the historical sites, he knows stories that add depth to the experience. He... read more

    jackiekS8600MV
    September 9, 2022

    star rating  Jonathan was incredible. His passion and extensive knowledge made our time in Charleston memorable. We would take any of his tours in the future and certainly hope to again soon!

    Kristen E
    September 5, 2022
  • star rating  My cousin and I celebrated her birthday by taking the Badass Broads Walking Tour. Jonathan gave us a great overview of Charleston filled with wonderful, heartfelt historical stories. We highly... read more

    17loram
    August 23, 2022

    star rating  Like other reviewers, we have taken walking tours in other cities, some of which are in other countries. This was the best walking tour we have taken. It... read more

    ianfO7125BT
    August 8, 2022

    star rating  The tour around Charleston was fantastic, filled with so many great sites, and the best part is the stories that go along with many of the buildings. This is... read more

    jeffkb
    August 6, 2022

    star rating  Jon was an awesome guide. We walked for a couple of miles around town, visiting famous historical places of the badass women who made their marks in Charleston. ... read more

    Fearless41190729910
    August 3, 2022
  • star rating  Awesome tour !! Jonathan was delivered the most heartfelt and genuine stories ever! Very knowledgeable and sincere, I will be recommending to everyone

    brandygO9678PW
    July 29, 2022

    star rating  Hands down one of the best walking tours that I’ve taken of any city. It had something for everyone - architecture, history, and more. Even my 7 year... read more

    MSeltzer22
    July 26, 2022

    star rating  I have been to over 50 countries and the first thing that I do when I go someplace is take a walking tour to get a lay of the land... read more

    Linda J
    July 17, 2022

    star rating  My husband brought me to Charleston for my birthday. He thought it would be entertaining to take me to ‘Badass Broads of Charleston,’ for my birthday and he wasn’t wrong.... read more

    Elizabeth N
    July 15, 2022

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