Kelly Tours Beaufort knows the ins and outs of sightseeing in the Lowcountry, and can't wait to show you around! Whether it's by foot, vehicle, or even boat, these guides are prepared to show you around their beautiful city.
With so many ways to see the sights, Kelly Tours makes sure that you'll have a fun-filled day out with plenty of new memories. See a different side of Beaufort with our Land and Sea Combo, our all-new Tipsy Tour or our brand-new Reconstruction City Walking Tour!!
Beaufort Tipsy Tour
Beaufort’s “Tipsy Tour” is a brand-new tour specifically designed for adults! Enter this exciting experience and explore two of Beaufort’s favorite drinking establishments. Whether you’re sampling the local spirits at RLB distillery or tasting unique brewed favorites at Shellring Ale Works, this tour is sure to be a blast! You’ll learn all about the history of Port Royal Island as you are escorted to the best local establishments. Come enjoy yourself with fellow fun-lovers and maybe even discover your new favorite cocktail or beer. So come on out and join the party—Kelly Tours Tipsy Tour is waiting for you!
Gullah Heritage Tour
Travel back in time to explore the Gullah and Geechee heritage of South Carolina's Sea Islands in our comfortable, climate-controlled vehicle.
On this tour we'll visit several areas of Beaufort County and discover it's lone history and unique culture.
On this 3-hour tour, get ready to soak up some history and take in the sights: Discover Lady's Island, St. Helena, Hunting Island and more.
Beaufort City Tour
Experience over three hundred years of history in Beaufort, South Carolina’s second-oldest city.
This charming city boasts a fascinating history of exploration by the Spanish, the French, and the English.
Explore the National Historic Landmark District to admire the sweeping antebellum homes, scenic views, and historic churches. Visit Old Point, the National Cemetery, the Bluff, and several movie locations from Forrest Gump, The Great Santini, The Prince of Tides, and The Big Chill, and more!
Beaufort Land and Sea Combo
Departing from the downtown Beaufort marina at the Waterfront Park, this land and sea tour is a fun and family-friendly escape.
Cruise along the waterfront to get an introduction to Beaufort's incredible history and abundant wildlife. Learn stories about Native American, Spanish exploration, French settlement, and English colonization - all while seeing playful dolphins, bald eagles and ospreys.
This 1.5 hour cruise is a relaxing–and cool–break from land that will entertain the whole family!
Reconstruction City Walking Tour
Our Reconstruction City Walking Tour places particular emphasis on the leading African Americans whose lives and influence, shaped and dared to change not only a city & state but also, a nation.
A local guide accompanies you along the streets of this historically rich Southern Port City where you will hear stories of men and women whose lives were transitioned from slavery to freedom and their journey of determination, courage, and struggle that transformed this city.
Beaufort City Walking Tour
Beaufort's National Historic Landmark District, the second oldest city in South Carolina, delights its visitors with breathtakingly beautiful natural vistas and impressive architecture from the Colonial and Antebellum Eras. The town of Beaufort is located on the island of Port Royal and is called the Queen of the South Carolina Sea Islands due to its charm, natural beauty, fascinating history and richly diverse cultural heritage. On this tour we'll spend about 2 hours exploring the historic district.
Walking tours are available by advance appointment only.
Who We Are
The KELLY family of brands has grown from the core concepts of providing quality service at fair, inclusive prices. Established in 1996 by Don Adams, the company is named after his wife Kelly. Helping you discover a new destination – that’s our passion! Our team of on-site experts is there to help you see the sights and do the things that you just can’t miss!
What We Do
Go beyond Beaufort on one of our guided tours! We’ve done our homework and are ready to help you make your visit to Beaufort a success! View the city from one of our climate-controlled vehicles or perhaps enjoy the fresh air on a walking tour. Whichever way you choose to experience Beaufort, we have got you covered!