Double Decker Bus Tour

Hop aboard and see Beaufort’s historic district from atop of an 1967 English double-decker bus! Local narrators tell tales of Beaufort’s rich past of pirates, star-crossed lovers, and Confederate spies.

Advance Reservations Only

  • Guided Tours available April through October, Monday – Saturday.
  • Call the Beaufort Historic Site directly to book at (252) 728-5225. Be sure to tell them you are staying at the Beaufort Hotel.
  • Visit the Beaufort Historic Site website for information, schedules and pricing.
  • Please bring a mask for your tour.


Images provided by Beaufort Historic Site.

Drive Time
11 min.
Distance from Hotel
4.7 miles
People on top of a red double decker bus

Locals Recommend

“A great way to further experience the beauty and personality of Beaufort, NC!! Learned so much, cannot wait to return. Our tour guide was very entertaining and informative and the bus driver is very talented maneuvering around the narrow streets!”

Where your Outer Banks adventure begins.

Situated on ten acres, the Beaufort Hotel is offers the privacy of a boutique hotel within minutes to some of the best experiences you’ll enjoy on the Southern Outer Banks.

During your stay, discover, experience, and explore Beaufort – named the “Best Small Town for Adventure” in America by USA Today.

The Beaufort Hotel is a private escape that’s close to every kind of adventure you can imagine. We encourage you to explore like a local, as we give you a slice of what it’s like to live here on the Crystal Coast.

Attraction Details

Good to Know

  • Family-Friendly
  • Groups Welcome
  • Charters Available

Experience Beaufort North Carolina’s Attractions

Discover 300 years of Beaufort’s history and step back in time and experience some amazing local attractions during your stay.