Charlotte NC Tours | Charlotte NC Travel & Tourism
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Charlotte NC Tours is Charlotte's only locally owned and operated full-service tour company, providing our customers with a variety of fun ways to see Uptown Charlotte and the surrounding neighborhoods. Our guides will treat you like you're family and will leave you feeling like a local!

Charlotte NC Tours services include city van tours, group tours with step-on guide services, walking tours (historic walking tours and weekend Ghost tours), Segway tours, and bike tours and bike rentals. All our tours are by reservation only unless otherwise noted. We also provide customized tour services for all-sized groups and for family reunions.

We are passionate historians with a party spirit! Our staff is dedicated to making sure you or your in-town guests enjoy your time while seeing and learning about what makes Charlotte great. Please take the time to explore our site and discover all that we offer to enhance your visit to the Queen City!


Taste & Glide Tour

Engaging all of the senses, Charlotte NC Tours’ Taste & Glide Segway and Bike Tours give participants an insider’s look at Charlotte’s beautiful architecture, fascinating history and great eats. From sprawling parks and tree-lined streets to cornbread and chicken wings, the South is known for its delicious, indulgent, deep fried food like fried pickles, fried chicken and more. As participants glide through the city, they will stop at many restaurants highlighted on The Food Network to experience a true taste of Charlotte.

Approximate Length of Experience: 2 hours

From Slavery to Freedom

Follow the history of African Americans from the Revolutionary War through the present with an expedition through Charlotte that highlights neighborhoods, landmarks and historic sites. From Charlotte’s oldest surviving black area called Biddleville to institutions such as Johnson C. Smith University, one of the first African-American institutions established after the Civil War in 1867, the tour illustrates the challenges and triumphs of African Americans in the South using powerful stories to provide historical perspective.

Charlotte’s Haunted Havens

Charlotte may have a new veneer, but it has an old soul, which creates the perfect recipe for the paranormal. On this journey through the streets of Uptown, participants will learn more about the city’s haunting tales and explore its supernatural sites by investigating with sound and touch, often the most common way to detect paranormal activity.
Approximate Length of Experience: 1.5 hours
Minimum/Maximum Number of Participants: None
Availability: Reservation required.

Charlotte NC Tours Food Explorations

With deep-fried eats and down-home treats, Charlotte’s southern food scene may come with some calories. But Charlotte NC Tours offers a chance to cycle for your supper burning them along the way. Whether on the Taste & Glide Segway or Cycle Tour or the Bikes & Brews Tour, participants will cruise through Center City and nine surrounding neighborhoods making frequent stops to taste the town.

Bikes & Brews

With multiple breweries in the area, Charlotte has become a local hotspot for craft beer. On this tour, participants will taste the local brews and explore Charlotte via bicycles in one of its hipster neighborhoods. Making stops at Bird Song Brewery and NoDa Brewing Company in the NoDa Arts District or at The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery and Triple C Brewing in South End, participants will taste a variety of beers while learning the unique history of the city along the way.
Approximate Length of Experience: 4 hours