Get to know Charleston’s fun-loving lifestyle, soak up its gothic architecture, and revel in its classic Southern charm with Moon Charleston.
Explore the City: Navigate by neighborhood or by activity, with color-coded maps of Charleston’s most interesting areas
See the Sights: Take a guided tour of Fort Sumter or visit the house where Harriet Tubman worked as a nurse. Admire antebellum architecture on the oldest street in the city or stroll along the harbor’s Waterfront Park. Check out the evocative old churches and gothic cemeteries in the French Quarter, or do a little shopping along bustling King Street
Get a Taste of the City: Sample freshly-caught seafood, home-style Southern cooking, and the smokiest slabs of barbecue around
Bars and Nightlife: Kick back with locals at a dive bar, sip cocktails at a five-star restaurant, or explore the hip Upper King neighborhood
Honest Advice: Charleston expert Jim Morekis shares his insider tips
Itineraries and Day Trips: Follow itineraries designed for families, beach lovers, history buffs, foodies, and more, and get outside the city to Hilton Head and the Lowcountry
Full-Color Photos and Detailed Maps
Handy Tools: Background information on Charleston’s landscape, history, and culture, tips on getting there and getting around, and advice for travelers with disabilities, families with children, seniors, and LGBTQ+ travelers
With Moon Charleston’s local know-how and practical advice, you can plan your trip your way.
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