Recent Searches
Clear

Top South Carolina Self-guided Tours & Rentals

Saved to wishlist!
Dates
Select Dates
Transportation Rentals
Rentals
Rentals
Walking Tours
Walking Tours
Ports of Call Tours
Ports of Call Tours
Cruises & Sailing
Cruises & Sailing
Shore Excursions
Shore Excursions
Bike Rentals
Bike Rentals
Water Equipment Rentals
Water Equipment Rentals
On the Water
On the Water
Kid-Friendly
Kid-Friendly
Boat Rentals
Boat Rentals
Fun & Games
Fun & Games
Scavenger Hunts
Scavenger Hunts
Likely To Sell Out
Likely To Sell Out
Unique Experiences
Unique Experiences
Historical Tours
Historical Tours
City Tours
City Tours
Water Tours
Water Tours
Bus Tours
Bus Tours
Markets
Markets
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in South Carolina. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials
Sort by: Featured

Private 3 Hour Charleston Sailing Charter
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Private 3 Hour Charleston Sailing Charter

star-5
180
See Charleston from the water, and enjoy a luxurious way to admire the sights, with this private sailing charter. This flexible experience is tailored to your preferences: pick your own departure time, bring aboard a picnic and drinks (or upgrade for gourmet catering), and request a photographer if you want to capture the moment. As you go, circle the Charleston Harbor, see landmarks like Fort Sumter, and enjoy a relaxing ambiance.
More
  • 3 hours
From
$600.00
per group
From
$600.00
per group

Charleston History and Hops Tour: Bar and History Walk
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Charleston History and Hops Tour: Bar and History Walk

star-5
74
Sip your way through historical Charleston on this walking tour and bar crawl. Start the tour at a pub where you will receive a snack and the opportunity to purchase beer and mixed drinks as you learn about the history of the city. Travel through the alleyways and along the cobblestone streets of Charleston in order to reach cultural sites including the Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon and the Dock Street Theater.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$29.75
From
$29.75

Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston

Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston

star-4.5
136
Visit Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens on this 4.5-hour tour from Charleston, South Carolina. One of the oldest working plantations in the United States, Boone Hall was founded in 1681 and still grows crops. During your tour led by a guide in period costume, you'll see the plantation's slave quarters and learn about its history and modern-day use. Select a morning or afternoon departure time when booking. Enjoy a personalized experience on this small-group tour of just 15 people.
More
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
From
$60.50
From
$60.50

Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise

star-4.5
1472
See the Charleston Harbor by boat with a leisurely sightseeing tour along the Cooper River to Fort Sumter National Monument. This fully-narrated tour focuses on Charleston, South Carolina history from Civil War sites to antebellum houses and landmarks, passes under Cooper River bridges, and explores a waterfront that’s home to bottlenose dolphins and pelicans.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
From
$36.35
From
$36.35

Private Daytime or Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston

Private Daytime or Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston

star-4.5
113
Explore Charleston in an intimate horse-drawn carriage during this private tour. Get personalized attention from your guide while riding through the historic streets of the old walled town.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$265.00
per group
From
$265.00
per group

Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour

Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour

star-4.5
423
Charleston's colonial history, laid-back vibe, and beautiful sites continue to steal the hearts of visitors to the Holy City. See the highlights of the peninsula in comfort on this 90-minute guided tour on a climate-controlled minibus with a maximum of 15 passengers. This narrated tour keeps you cool as you ride past must-see Charleston sights such as the Battery, the Citadel, Old City Market, and Hampton Park as well as enjoy spectacular views of Fort Sumter, Castle Pinckney, and the Sullivan Island Lighthouse at a distance. Bonus: Admission to Charleston Powder Museum is also included with the price of your tour.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
From
$32.00
From
$32.00

Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours

star-5
153
This private sightseeing tour of Charleston offers a local perspective on the most charming city in the South. Beat the crowds of bus tours and go where carriage rides can’t as your licensed guide drives you around the peninsula in the comfort of a private vehicle. As you drive past top sights like Waterfront Park and the Battery, hear stories of Charleston history and culture in the Holy City.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$76.93
From
$76.93

Charleston Boo Hag & Brews Walking Ghost and Bar Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Charleston Boo Hag & Brews Walking Ghost and Bar Tour

star-5
84
Join this combination bar crawl and ghost tour with a local Charlestonian and spend your evening learning about the scary side of the city. Visit two bars as part of the tour and enjoy a complimentary snack at the first bar location. Hear ghost stories as you stroll by graveyards and historic homes. Finish the tour at a local park where you’ll learn about a grizzly historical fact. (Please note we do not enter the graveyards)
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$35.00
From
$35.00

Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour

Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour

star-4.5
429
Discover the delights of the Charleston food scene on this walking tour. With a guide, you'll learn about the cuisine of the Lowcountry region as you explore this historic city and sample local food products such as stone-ground grits, pralines, collard greens, and South Carolina barbecue. Tour is limited to 12 people for a small-group experience.
More
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$95.00
From
$95.00

Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour

star-4.5
152
This 2.5-hour tour offers insight into Charleston's Upper King Street neighborhood (named as one of the top 10 food neighborhoods in America), showcasing four of Charleston's culinary innovators who exemplify cooking in the New South. The Upper King Street district has emerged as an area with tremendous energy; showcasing culinary innovation, experimental design, and exuberant nightlife. The restaurants featured on the food tour are trailblazers in Charleston's culinary scene, edgy and innovative, with tremendous passion for their craft. This Upper King Street tour is designed to show off the modern and eclectic side of the Lowcountry while providing insight into Charleston's ever-changing culinary scene.
More
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$85.00
From
$85.00

Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard

Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard

star-4.5
1062
Uncover Charleston’s darkest secrets on an evening ghost and cemetery tour. Stroll through the atmospheric heart of the old city while an entertaining local guide regales you with tales of the dark deeds, restless spirits and supernatural phenomena that make Charleston one of the most haunted cities in America. Get exclusive after-hour access to the famous Unitarian Church Graveyard, where an overgrown southern garden surrounds historic plots said to be haunted by wandering ghosts.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$35.00
From
$35.00

Charleston Harbor Sunset Cruise
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Charleston Harbor Sunset Cruise

star-5
332
Watch the sun set above Charleston, South Carolina with a 2-hour sunset harbor cruise aboard a 45-foot motorized catamaran. Find a comfortable seat on deck, spot the landmarks of downtown Charleston and the waterfront, and watch for the dolphins and sea birds that thrive along the South Carolina shoreline. Enjoy a relaxing break from the city while spending a romantic evening on the water.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$45.00
From
$45.00

Avocado Electric Beach Cruiser Rental at Hilton Head Island

Avocado Electric Beach Cruiser Rental at Hilton Head Island

star-5
32
We offer the only electric beach cruiser on Hilton Head Island. Our bikes were designed by the Avocado Team from the ground up, are easy to operate, function like any bicycle, but provides an ease that our customers rave about. We have 5-star ratings from all our users. Our Electric beach Cruisers are safe and reliable. Power shuts off when you stop pedaling. We have a range of 40 miles.
More
  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
From
$50.00
From
$50.00

2-Hour Charleston Stand-Up Paddleboard Rentals

2-Hour Charleston Stand-Up Paddleboard Rentals

star-5
20
We are the original stand up paddle boarding company and have a brick and mortar shop! Stop in and use our bathroom, pick up water, and get your route on our map. We specialize in large groups and extended rentals, as well as offer tours three times a day, seven days a week. If you've never been paddle boarding before, our lifeguard certified guides and naturalists are excited to get out on the water. Give us a call!
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$38.50
From
$38.50

2-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

2-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

star-5
20
Explore Hilton Head Island at your own pace with a private pontoon boat rental. Go sightseeing on the beautiful waters of Skull Creek and keep an eye out for bottlenose dolphins. Travel toward the mouth of the Atlantic Ocean and see Daufuskie Island and Palmetto Bluff. Get tips from a local on where to go and personalize this boating adventure according to your interests.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$275.00
per group
From
$275.00
per group

4-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

4-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

star-5
12
We have brand new pontoon boats located at Hilton Head Harbor. Take in all the gorgeous sights as we offer one of the largest riding areas on the island. Enjoy a short idle time of four hours through the beautiful waters of Skull Creek, while keeping an eye out for our famous Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. From there on, it is smooth sailing, as we allow you to travel to the mouth of the Atlantic Ocean, behind Daufuskie Island, through the Cooper River, or up the May River to check out the sand bar and Palmetto Bluff. You will receive a professional orientation on navigating Hilton Head Island’s waterways, and don’t be afraid to ask for some superb lunch recommendations on the water. Pontoon boats have a capacity of 10 people, and the captain must be 18 years or older with a valid driver’s license and prior boating experience. Bring your friends and family along for an awesome day on the water!
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$480.00
per group
From
$480.00
per group

5-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

5-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

star-4.5
7
Take in all the gorgeous sights as we offer one of the largest riding areas on the island. Enjoy a short idle time through the beautiful waters of Skull Creek, while keeping an eye out for our famous Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. From there on, it is smooth sailing, as we allow you to travel to the mouth of the Atlantic Ocean, behind Daufuskie Island, through the Cooper River, or up the May River to check out the sand bar and Palmetto Bluff. You will receive a professional orientation on navigating Hilton Head Island’s waterways, and don’t be afraid to ask for some superb lunch recommendations on the water. Pontoon boats have a capacity of 10 people, and the captain must be 18 years or older with a valid driver’s license and prior boating experience. Bring your friends and family along for an awesome day on the water!
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$565.00
per group
From
$565.00
per group

3-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

3-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental

star-5
5
Skip the hassle of a shared tour and enjoy a do-it-yourself day out on the water with a pre-reserved Pontoon boat rental. Boats can accommodate private groups of up to ten people, and anyone with boating experience and a driver’s license can take on the role of captain.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$400.00
per group
From
$400.00
per group

Greenville Scavenger Hunt: Greenville Adventure

Greenville Scavenger Hunt: Greenville Adventure

star-3.5
3
Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.
More
  • 2 hours
From
$12.31
From
$12.31

Pontoon 4-Hour Boat Rental

Pontoon 4-Hour Boat Rental

star-5
2
Explore the low country at your own pace with a private half-day pontoon boat rental. Set out from Broad Creek Marina for a boating excursion to see Hilton Head’s waterways and wildlife. Keep an eye out for dolphins as you cruise along Broad Creek. Get professional navigation advice and choose between several itineraries, including the Cooper River or May River. Boats can comfortably hold up to 10 passengers.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$480.00
per group
From
$480.00
per group

Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt in Charleston

Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt in Charleston

star-1
2
Explore a city in a whole new way! This self-guided historical walking tour is also a game, during which you get to play detective! Put on your sleuthing hat and get ready to solve "A Silent Murder." By solving at each historical marker along the route, you will be guided through the clues to lead you to the murderer or Rex King, a silent film director.
More
  • 3 hours
From
$20.00
From
$20.00

Explore Myrtle Beach with a Private Unique Scavenger Hunt

Explore Myrtle Beach with a Private Unique Scavenger Hunt

star-4
2
Using an app on your smartphone, you'll be given nearly 120 objects to find during your scavenger hunt. You'll then wander throughout the downtown area searching for the items. Once you've found the object, you'll send a photo in to score points. Along the way, you will perform challenges for even more points. You'll have 13 categories of objects you can find in this city walk, with each object varying in points depending on the difficulty. Don't worry, you won't be alone. You'll have a remote guide that will be texting you during your game if you need help or have a question. They will also encourage you and give you hints along the way! The objective of the game is to have fun, rank #1 on the leaderboard, and try to get as many points as possible by finding all of the objects!
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$10.00
From
$10.00

Myrtle Beach Scavenger Hunt: Piers, Parks & Plenty of Fun

Myrtle Beach Scavenger Hunt: Piers, Parks & Plenty of Fun

star-4.5
2
Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.
More
  • 2 hours
From
$12.31
From
$12.31

Beaufort Scavenger Hunt: If the Walls Could Talk in Beaufort

Beaufort Scavenger Hunt: If the Walls Could Talk in Beaufort

star-4
1
Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.
More
  • 2 hours
From
$12.31
From
$12.31

Filters

What people are saying about Self-guided Tours & Rentals in South Carolina

star-5
Private 3 Hour Charleston Sailing Charter
"My fiancé and I did the sunset cruise. Whit and his first mate are awesome; drinks, some dolphins, a really cute little dog and a beautiful sunset. The music was great too! We will def be back. I 100% recommend."..."
star-5
Charleston History and Hops Tour: Bar and History Walk
"Great tour with some very interesting stories. Adam is a great guy and seemed to enjoy his job meeting new friends."..."
star-5
Boone Hall Plantation Admission & Tour with Transportation from Charleston
"Lisa, was welcoming and personal. She'll answer all the questions and very friendly. She gave us a good history background."..."
star-5
Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise
"Great tour for the afternoon to be out on the water and see some of the sites. We had multiple dolphin sightings as well."..."
star-5
Private Daytime or Evening Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour of Historic Charleston
"The driver was very friendly and knowledgeable. would highly recommend this tour. Beautiful city and friendly people"..."
star-5
Charleston See-It-All Sightseeing Bus Tour
"It was a great comprehensive tour. My husband and I only had a few hours before our flight and this tour was perfect. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and fun to listen to."..."
star-5
Charleston in a Nutshell Private Tours
"Jeff’s knowledge of the city historically and architecturally was impressive and delightfully presented. We highly recommend this tour."..."
star-5
Charleston Boo Hag & Brews Walking Ghost and Bar Tour
"Bryan was energetic and engaging. He told his stories with enthusiasm, wonder, and fun! We laughed but we also learned some real history sprinkled in with lore. We saw some beautiful sights and enjoyed cool bars, too. Everyone appeared to enjoy as much as we did. Great experience! Thanks, Bryan!"..."
star-5
Savor the Flavors of Charleston Walking Food Tour
"Come hungry they said... Best advice ever!! This tour was fantastic!!! Incredible food with a knowledgeable guide. Fran was awesome!!!"..."
star-5
Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour
"Great tour! History about the area and the different influences on and evolution of the restaurants and area food in general. Loved it!"..."
star-5
Ghosts of Charleston Night-Time Walking Tour with Unitarian Church Graveyard
"Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. He keep everyone interested and moved at a great pace."..."
star-5
Charleston Harbor Sunset Cruise
"Captain & 1st Mate Victor were amazing guides. This was a wonderful way to see so much of the city!!"..."
star-5
Avocado Electric Beach Cruiser Rental at Hilton Head Island
"Great customer service and quick check in. The ride on the beach is very worth it and beautiful. The electric bike was very easy to ride with very little effort."..."
star-5
2-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental
"Mike was an amazing coach! He made us feel comfortable with the navigation and functions of the pontoon. We had a BLAST; we even were able to see several dolphins, which was another awesome highlight!"..."
star-5
4-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental
"The staff was great and very engaging. They gave great directions and were very responsive. We were in a family vacation so had parents, kids and grandparents. Saw lots of dolphins too. Only suggestion might be to have a little better restroom facilities."..."
star-5
5-Hour Private Hilton Head Pontoon Boat Rental
"They explained and assisted. Have us a map and showed us how to manage everything for the beginning boaters."..."
star-5
Pontoon 4-Hour Boat Rental
"Everyone was friendly and helpful. We had a great time and saw lots of dolphins. This was a good alternative to the group tours in light of current Covid concerns."..."
star-5
Explore Myrtle Beach with a Private Unique Scavenger Hunt
"This was a fun way of exploring the city. My husband and I had a fun time with all the challenges. It truly was a great time!"..."

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best Self-guided Tours & Rentals in South Carolina?
Q:
What Self-guided Tours & Rentals in South Carolina are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What Self-guided Tours & Rentals in South Carolina are good for avoiding crowds?