Charleston Tea Plantation
Type: Gardens, Sightseeing
This beautiful 127-acre farm and plantation, tea factory and gift shop are all a part of the country's only tea plantation, producing American Classic Tea in flavors like Governor's Grey, Charleston... Read More
This beautiful 127-acre farm and plantation, tea factory and gift shop are all a part of the country's only tea plantation, producing American Classic Tea in flavors like Governor's Grey, Charleston Breakfast, and Plantation Peach. Visitors to the Charleston Tea Plantation, which is run and managed in part by Bigelow, can feel free to stroll around the intensely green grounds that are home to over 300 varieties of tea plants, or go on a complimentary tea factory tour. For a small fee ($10 for adults and children aged 12 and up; $5 for children 11 and younger), visitors can take a Trolley Tour through the farm, which is narrated by the tea plantation founder himself.
6617 Maybank Hwy
Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487
- Tours: Mon-Sat 10am-4pm; Sun Noon-4pm
- Factory Tour Free
Trolley Tour Adult (12+) $10; Child (11-0) $5
- Free Things to Do: "Your visit to the Tea Plantation is easily paired with the Irving House Vineyards and Firefly Distillery! all three attractions are located on Wadmalaw Island!"
- Best for Free Things to Do Because: Grounds admission and Factory Tours at America's only tea plantation are complimentary, making the Charleston Tea Plantation an enjoyable free attraction close to Charleston!