Guided tour

Beaufort: Pat Conroy's Beaufort Tour by Golf Cart

Activity provider: Beaufort Tours LLC

Beaufort: Pat Conroy's Beaufort Tour by Golf Cart

Activity provider: Beaufort Tours LLC

From US$ 40 per person

See Beaufort from the eyes of Pat Conroy during this 1-hour 30-minute bus tour. View sites from Pat’s life including his homes, Great Santini and Prince of Tides filming locations, and the Pat Conroy Literary Center.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a 1-hour 30-minute guided bus tour around Beaufort, SC
  • View famous site from Pat's writing life including his school and family home
  • Visit the Conroy Center where you will find artifacts from Pat’s life
Full description
See Pat Conroy’s Beaufort in this 1-hour 45-minute tour of sites from Pat’s writing life, as well as locations connected to the filming of The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini.  Pass by the high school where he was a student, and where he later taught for two years before going to Daufuskie Island. Discover homes in the historic point where Pat lived and wrote, sites related to his teachers and friends, his parents’ gravesite, and Pat’s grave on St. Helena. Following the bus tour, enjoy free admission to the Conroy Center where you can see artifacts from Pat’s life, including his writing desk and chair, the Great Santini’s flight jacket, and the handwritten prologue to The Prince of Tides.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Guide
  • Entry to Conroy Center
  • Food or drinks
  • Drinks

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Meeting point

Meet at 1006 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902, USA.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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We took the tour in March and the weather was perfect. Janet, our tour guide, could not have been better. She actually knew Pat Conroy and you could tell that she was passionate about his contributions and about the stories of him and his family. It was a tour that we will always remember.

March 6, 2022

Bill was a fantastic tour guide! The tour was full of interesting facts about Pat Conroy and some Beaufort history, as well. Thank you!

June 25, 2022

April 13, 2022

Product ID: 387742