Charleston

Historic Antebellum Mansions, Civil War sites, year round festivals, pristine beaches, barrier islands, and mouthwatering Lowcountry cuisine are just a few of the reasons why Charleston SC is one of America’s favorite destinations. Experience this diverse southern city which blends French, English, West African and traditional Southern American cultures into the music, art, food, and lifestyle. 

  • Frequently voted one of the most beautiful cities in America
  • Ranked by the travel media as one of the top U.S. destinations
  • Rich in history – The city where the first shots of the Civil War were fired
  • Boasts over 1400 significantly historic buildings
  • Moss draped tree lined streets 
  • Emphasis on Southern Hospitality
  • Mouthwatering Lowcountry cuisine
  • Superior accommodations
  • Multitude of shopping options including boutiques, antique shops, and malls 
  • Nearby white sand beaches
  • Year-round festivals and events
  • Take a relaxing 30-minute boat ride through Charleston Harbor 
  • Visit Fort Sumter where the first shots of the Civil War were fired
  • Visit the world’s largest naval maritime museum at Patriots Point, where you can tour the USS Yorktown, a massive aircraft carrier
  • Visit the South Carolina Aquarium, home to more than 5,000 animals, at the edge of the historic Charleston Harbor
  • Tour original slave cabins at nearby Boone Hall Plantation
  • View the massive 400 year old Angel Oak Tree at Angel Oak Park
  • Learn about Charleston’s rich history by taking a horse drawn carriage ride
  • Take an evening ghost walk to some of the most haunted places in Charleston