Charleston & Savannah Old South Adventure
7 Day Package
Tour Dates: September 12 - 18, 2021
$1545.00 Per Person
First night accommodations in route hotel in Charlotte, NC. After a hot breakfast, we depart for Charleston, SC and check in at the Holiday Inn downtown. Before dinner, tour of the Hunley, the world’s first successful combat submarine. This Union Warship was helping to enforce the maritime blockade of Charleston that was slowly strangling the rebellious Confederate States of America’s ability to fight the Civil War. Dinner tonight at HYMAN’S a special seafood restaurant, followed by a local storyteller who will tell us some great low country tales. After a full breakfast at our hotel, we’ll have a Historical Tour of Charleston, free time at the OLD CITY MARKET, and tour the BOONE HALL PLANTATION. After freshening up at our hotel, we depart for the SPIRIT OF CAROLINA YACHT for a dinner cruise, an unforgettable three-hour cruise with breathtaking views of Charleston Harbor as you savor a three-course meal prepared to order. Day 4, after a full breakfast at our hotel we depart Charleston for WADMALAW ISLAND, to visit CHARLESTON TEA PLANTATION, the only tea plantation in the US. Observe the process or making tea in their factory. Visit the Gift Shoppe for unique merchandise and take home a supply of American Classic Tea. Take the narrated bus tour through the farm for unforgettable views. Depart Wadmalaw Island for Savannah GA. Arrive in Savannah in check in to your hotel in the Historic District and freshen up before dinner at MRS. WILKES BOARDING HOUSE. Meet your guide after a hot buffet breakfast at your hotel for an exciting day in Savannah. The Landmark Historic District is chock full of beautiful homes, a living history museum. Enter St. John the Baptist Cathedral and one of the famous squares, the 1733 City Plan still alive and well today. Free time for shopping on River Street. After which we’ll experience a LOW COUNTRY TOUR, to include TYBEE ISLALND, FORT PULASKI, AND A STOP AT RIVER STREET SWEETS, where we’ll get a free praline sample! The afternoon LOW COUNRY TOUR gives guests the opportunity to see several other beautiful historic districts, including the Victorian Section and the Beaux Arts designed Ardsley Park. We’ll see the unique salt marshes that separate the barrier islands from the mainland. We will stop at the lighthouse, then enjoy some time at the beach. The Victorian Lady will entertain you with songs and tales of interesting local legends in route as well as answer all your questions about this unique part of Coastal Georgia. Return to your hotel and freshen up before dinner at PAULA DEEN’S LADY & SONS RESTAURANT, then a SHOW AT THE HISTORIC SAVANNAH THEATRE. After a hot breakfast on Day 6, we depart for Charlotte with free time for shopping at the CHARLOTTE PREMIUM OUTLETS then to dinner. Day 7, after a hot breakfast depart for home.