Guided tour

Beaufort: Local History and Film Sites Tour by golf cart

4.9 / 5

20 reviews

Activity provider: Beaufort Tours LLC

Beaufort: Local History and Film Sites Tour by golf cart

Activity provider: Beaufort Tours LLC

From US$ 30 per person

Learn more about this Southern town on this 1-hour golf cart tour as you ride through Beaufort's charming Historic District. Explore the city's most famous film sites from Forrest Gump, The Great Santini, and more.

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Duration 1 hour
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Small group
Limited to 7 participants


  • See stunning live oaks draped with Spanish Moss
  • Marvel at the beautiful pre-Civil War houses
  • Discover the filming sites of some of your favorite movies
Full description
This 1-hour tour by golf cart covers Beaufort’s historic district and gives you a chance to learn more about the town and its history. Discover the sites and homes where the stars stayed in downtown Beaufort. Ride by locations surrounding Beaufort such as The Gump Medical Center (funded by Forrest’s “gazillions” he earned running the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company) and The National Cemetery where The Great Santini was buried. See the bridge from Forrest Gump that he crossed on the way back east from his cross-country run. Yes, the “Mississippi River” bridge is actually here in Beaufort.
  • 1-hour golf cart tour
  • Driver/guide
  • Headsets to hear the tour guide clearly
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips

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Meeting point

Meet at 1006 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Food and drinks will not be provided
  • Tips are not included in the ticket price
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 20 reviews

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Kathy was an excellent tour guide. We really enjoyed her enthusiasm while Sharing information about Beaufort.

January 14, 2023

Great tour with Janet lots of regional history and local cultural information as well as film history. Well organized and packed into the hour.

November 25, 2022

September 14, 2022

Product ID: 387896