Charlotte NC Tours
128 East Park Avenue
Charlotte, N.C. 28203
Promising passengers will learn something new every turn, Charlotte NC Tours is a full-service establishment, offering wine tours, Segway and bicycle tours and rentals, van tours and a walking ghost tour. The latter activity explores paranormal activity through your senses, touch and sound. The company is planning to open a new Uptown location early in 2011. Hours: Call to book a tour.
Queen City Tours
3125 Eastway Drive
Charlotte, N.C. 28205
Promoting prompt and professional tours, transportation, travel and event planning, Queen City Tours has been offering local pilgrimages since 1993. Daily Tours are available, with services for groups and individuals. Popular pilgrimages include the Charlotte Black/African-American Heritage Tour and Charlotte annual Women’s History and Heritage Tour. Hours: (Live Customer Care Center) Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Charlotte Segway Tours Experience
1000 Seaboard Street
Charlotte, N.C. 28206
Ready for adventure? Here’s an opportunity to zip around Uptown on electrically powered personal transportation devices. Initially, adventure seekers learn to ride the device in a warehouse and when the group is ready, everyone rolls out to explore the city’s history. Popular destinations include the Fourth Ward, Elwood Cemetery, Bank Of America Stadium and favorite views. Hours: Call for reservations.
Charlotte City Center Walking Tour
330 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, N.C. 28202
Here is an educational diversion – for free. It’s a 90-minute walking exploration of Charlotte’s Victorian past and its modern – and future – expansion. Charlotte’s historic Fourth Ward is highlighted. Hours: Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.