Transportation Options

Walking - Transportation Options


The historic downtown area of Charleston is very pedestrian-friendly, making walking a popular and enjoyable way to explore the city. Many of the historical sites, shops, and restaurants are within a reasonable walking distance of each other.

Horse Drawn Carriage Tours - Transportation Options

Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

For a unique and leisurely tour of the historic district, consider a horse-drawn carriage tour. Knowledgeable guides share insights into Charleston's history while you relax and enjoy the scenic ride.

Water Taxi - Transportation Options

Water Taxi

Charleston Water Taxi operates between various points in the city, providing a scenic and unique way to travel across the harbor. It's a great option for those staying near the water or wanting to explore attractions along the shoreline.

Watercraft Rentals - Transportation Options

Watercraft Rentals

Explore the waterways around Charleston by renting kayaks or paddleboards. Several companies offer rentals, allowing visitors to enjoy a different perspective of the city.

Biking - Transportation Options


Renting a bike is a convenient way to navigate the city and its surroundings. Charleston has designated bike lanes and paths, and exploring by bike allows visitors to cover more ground while enjoying the scenery.

Public -Transportation Options

Public Transportation - CARTA

The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) provides bus services that cover the city and some surrounding areas. This is a cost-effective option for those looking to use public transportation.

Trolley Tours - Transportation Options

Trolley Tours

Trolley tours are another popular way to explore Charleston, offering hop-on-hop-off options to visit key attractions at your own pace. These narrated tours provide historical insights as you travel around the city.

Car Rentals - Transportation Options

Car Rentals

Renting a car provides flexibility for visitors who want to explore areas outside of downtown Charleston or have the convenience of driving to specific attractions. Rental car agencies are available at the airport and throughout the city.

Ride Sharing Services - Transportation Options

Ride-Sharing Services

Uber and Lyft are popular and widely available in Charleston. These ride-sharing services offer convenient door-to-door transportation for those who prefer not to drive or use public transit.

Charleston Rickshaw - Transportation Options

Charleston Rickshaw

For a fun and eco-friendly mode of transportation, consider a pedicab or rickshaw. Pedicabs are bicycle-powered and can navigate the charming streets of downtown Charleston.

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Visit Charleston, SC and take a walk with us! " Walking the streets of Charleston, one of the oldest cities in America, is walking through an important part of the tapestry of American history.

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