The historic moss-lined streets of Beaufort, South Carolina, are full of interesting stories. To keep the fascinating history of South Carolina’s second oldest town alive, a number of local companies offer intriguing tours for visitors. If you’re interested in hearing chilling ghost tales and catching a spooky glimpse into the past, a ghost tour is for you! Discover the best ghost tours in Beaufort, SC, below.
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Here Are the Top 3 Ghost Tours in Beaufort, SC
Tales of the Lowcountry
On a Tales of the Lowcountry tour, you’ll hear stories about everything from notorious pirates and voodoo practices to ghost trains and folks buried alive. The tour also includes an attempt to capture Electronic Voice Phenomenon or EVPs. Tales of the Lowcountry offers two types of ghost tours – walking tours and van tours. On the walking tour, you’ll explore the oldest graveyard in town, visit the Grenache house, and see taverns frequented by pirates in the past. The van tour journeys past the graveyard, the Grenache, and to a Beaufort island.
The Spirit of Old Beaufort
The Spirit of Old Beaufort offers a ghost van tour through the spooky sites outside of downtown Beaufort. You’ll hear eerie stories and learn about the dark history of the area as you visit an abandoned fort, a slave cemetery, and the remains of an old church. The Spirit of Old Beaufort tour lasts approximately two-and-a-half hours, and the climate-controlled van is certainly a comfortable way to explore!
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
In October, you can join one of the guided Exchange Club Ghosts Tours and get spooked just in time for Halloween! The Exchange Club offers carriage tours and walking tours through downtown Beaufort. Hear the stories of the ghosts that are rumored to haunt Beaufort’s historic homes as you stroll the scenic streets.
More Ways to Explore Beaufort
In addition to ghost tours in Beaufort, you’ll find a number of ways to explore our historic town. Hop on a Beaufort carriage tour and ride through the historic district or spend some time in nature on the Spanish Moss Trail. When you stay with us at the Cuthbert House Inn, we’ll be happy to provide you with more suggestions for things to do!
The Cuthbert House Inn is the Best Place to Stay in Beaufort!
After enjoying a spooky ghost tour in Beaufort, SC, head back to the historic Cuthbert House Inn to unwind. Our charming B&B is conveniently located with easy access to all the best attractions in the area. During your stay, feel free to borrow our complimentary bicycles to ride around town! You’ll likely see a few spots on your ghost tour that you’d like to explore again, and a bike ride is a perfect way to do so. Just be sure not to miss the homemade breakfast at the Inn first!
We invite you to browse our guest rooms and choose your favorite cozy retreat for your stay. Our rooms are well-equipped with a range of amenities ranging from luxurious linens and plush bathrobes to roaring fireplaces and whirlpool tubs.
If you’re ready to book your stay, check the availability of all our accommodations now and start planning your trip! We look forward to hearing all about your Beaufort adventures.