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Above Calhoun Tours

Join Cavalier Tours and experience Charleston from a new perspective, above Calhoun.  Cavalier Tours is now offering an in-depth and unique perspective on this exciting area with a tour of Radcliffeburough. This historic neighborhood near King and Calhoun Street is filled with history, amazing churches, hard working  people and businessmen and architectural treasures.  Be enthralled, entertained and educated with a different view of the Holy City. This tour will inform, intrigue and enlighten you about some of the hidden and lesser known aspects of Charleston’s historic past.  Join a registered Charleston Tour guide on a 1.5 hour walking tour of this delightful area filled with really cool history. An admission ticket to the Charleston Museum is included with the purchase of an adult tour ticket.

Walk along a 1.5 hour long tour of the Radcliffeburough neighborhood filled with amazing 19th century homes and personalities, deeply important to the history of Charleston, South Carolina. A registered Charleston tour guide will share with you the history of the churches, the families and the factors that were important and influential in critical events that have happened in Charleston from the 19th century to today.  Join us to learn about  the Planter’s Church, merchants and builders, slaves and freed blacks, Secessionist and railway workers, and early 20th century emigrants to today bustling tourist area. This tour will provide unique insight and a fresh view of Charleston for new or return visitors. The tour begins at  Kudu Coffee and Craft Beer, right near the corner of King Street and Vanderhorst Street.   Check our calendar to sign up for your desired date and time!

Our tour starts near King Street, close by Marion Square, and is an extensive walking tour.  The tour starts at 9 AM Monday through Saturday, reservations are required. Check the tour schedule right below. We are committed to providing an awesome experience that focuses on historical moments and the citizens of Charleston throughout its varied history: included in the price of tour admission is entry into the Charleston Museum. Join us as we explore the people and places of Radcliffeburough and Charleston’s history ‘Above Calhoun’.

Above Calhoun in Charleston awaits stunning architecture, vivid personalities and fascinating lives and historical events that were vastly important to our city, the Lowcountry, and America. We proudly present Above Calhoun: History Tours. This history intensive tour will educate and entertain you in one of the most amazing areas of the Holy City.

Join Cavalier Tours for a unique guided tour of the neighborhoods above Calhoun Street. Your registered Charleston Tour Guide will walk your group through the historic neighborhood of Radcliffeburough, exploring the local houses, architecture, and people who lived here.

See the calendar below for tour times, space is limited so reserve your time soon. A perfect addition to your time enjoying one of the fine dining establishments, awesome bars or incredible hotels on Upper King Street.

Adult tickets include an entry in the Charleston Museum- a $12 value!

Please call us at 843-475-7480 or fill out the form below to schedule or learn more about our available tours.
Thank you for you interest in our walking historical tours in the Upper King area of Charleston.

Meeting point: Kudu Coffee and Craft Beer at 4 Vanderhorst