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Sunday Morning Mimosa Cruise in Charleston

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  • Sunday morning mimosas provided while cruising around the Charleston harbor. This is a 2 hour cruise from 10am-12pm. This is not a private charter, so multiple groups can join. All participants must be 21 or...Read more

Live Music Sunset Cruise

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  • While there is never a bad time to be on the water, the golden hour is arguably the best time. The only way it can get better is with some live music and a cold beverage on Charleston’s famous Tiki Boat, The Friki Tiki! You bring the beers, we bring the tunes. It’s all byob and food so bring out your favorite beverage and snacks. We’ll keep...Read more

Wine Down Wednesday Harbor Cruise in Charleston

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  • Sit back, relax, and enjoy a ride around the Charleston Harbor. Enjoy the beautiful views, wildlife, and a glass of wine. All participants must be 21 or...Read more

Nature Boat and Walk Tour with Naturalist

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  • Join a certified naturalist on a 2-hour nature boat tour throughout Charleston's waterways. The small group will discover Charleston's abundant coastal wildlife, while cruising Charleston Harbor as well as landing on Morris Island where you will be able to explore on foot and look for shells and hopefully, find some shark's teeth. On the...Read more

2-Hour Guided Kayak Eco Tour in Charleston

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  • Enjoy a guided, eco-based kayaking adventure through Folly Creek and its maze of tidal creeks that wrap around uninhabited hammock islands. This 2-hour marsh kayaking excursion is paced for intermediate, novice, and young adult paddlers alike. You and a small-group (up to 12) will experience the pristine coastal marshes, laid back atmosphere, and...Read more

Charleston Harbor Speed Boat Adventure Tour

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  • Charleston's most exciting Speed Boat Adventure Tour! Experience the thrill of driving your own F13 speed boat during this 2-hour tour of the world-famous Charleston Harbor. See the city from a unique vantage point as your guide shares facts and stories about Charleston. This 13-mile guided tour hits all the best sights and attractions around....Read more

Charleston Harbor Sunset Cruise

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  • Experience the beautiful sights and sounds of the Charleston harbor and surrounding waterways aboard our 45-foot USCG certified power catamaran as Charleston’s unique skyline comes alive with peaceful and breathtaking views of sunset silhouetted steeples. Dolphins and shore birds will entertain you with their whimsy. You'll enjoy seeing sites...Read more

A Charleston Harbor tour on a polynesian style real bamboo motorized tiki bar.

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  • Get away, take a break as you cruise with us on this little slice of paradise. Our Tiki cruise tour will give you a Polynesian Island feel while enjoying the historic waters of the...Read more

Narrated Haunted Ghost Cruise of Charleston Harbor

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  • Do you believe there may be ghosts in Charleston, SC- Does the thought of actually encountering a ghost send a shiver down your spine- Well, if you are curious, even if you do not encounter an actual ghost, you will have a lot of fun while learning some history and seeing some fascinating sights from the haunted Charleston harbor. This is a 1.5...Read more

Charleston Harbor History Day-Time or Sunset Boat Cruise

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  • During this scenic and relaxing 90 minute tour you will experience Charleston Harbor on the unique 80-foot Carolina Belle. Your professional licensed captain will narrate history, sights, and facts about the Charleston Harbor as you pass locations critical to United States history. Enjoy the beauty of the Charleston Harbor and learn its rich...Read more

Charleston: Narrated Harbor Sightseeing Cruise

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  • Set out on the calm waters of the Charleston Harbor for your 90-minute Charleston Harbor Tour. You knowledgeable Licensed Charleston City Guide will share Charleston’s history as you cruise past notable American landmarks along the Charleston Harbor.

    Study military landmarks such as Fort Sumter, where the American Civil War began in...Read more

Charleston Land & Sea Combo: Historical Sightseeing Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise

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  • On this historical Charleston tour, journey back in time as your guide reveals the beauty and charm of one of America's most historic cities. Learn about the history of Charleston and discover its pivotal role in American history with visits to more than 100 points of interest including Rainbow Row, Colonial Lake, the Old Exchange Building and...Read more

Charleston Boat Tour

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  • We are one of the only born and raised boat tour providers in the area. Our lifelong experience and knowledge of our local waterways and wildlife allow us to optimize your experience by taking you and your guests to the best locations that only locals know about. You will be able to relax and enjoy the best Charleston has to offer all while seeing...Read more

Charleston Marsh Eco Boat Cruise with stop at Morris Island Lighthouse

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  • Enjoy this 2.5-hour small-group boat cruise through the treasured tidal creeks of Charleston, South Carolina. This tour includes up to an hour long stop on the beautiful Morris Island, during which you can set out on foot and explore the pristine beach, collect seashells, hunt for sharks teeth, and enjoy the beautiful views of the historic...Read more

Private 2-3 Hour Charleston Sailing Charter (Sunsets & Day Sails)

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  • We are a family owned sailing charter business. Come enjoy a day of sailing and seeing the historic sites of Charleston from the water in a 36' Beneteau Sailboat. We offer hourly, daily, or customized tours according to your desires for up to 6 guests maximum (USCG Rules & Regulations). Sit back and relax while a professional crew caters to your...Read more

Charleston Harbor Sunset Cruise

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  • Get away, take a break as you cruise with us on this little slice of paradise. Our Tiki cruise tour will give you a Polynesian island feel while enjoying the historic waters of the...Read more

Charleston Water Taxi/Dolphin Cruises

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  • Not your typical Water Taxi. Best value in Charleston! includes dolphin sightings(frequent but not guaranteed). Most affordable and convenient harbor cruise + transportation to 4 point around the Harbor. $12/All Day...Read more

Charleston Sunset Blues and BBQ Dinner Cruise

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  • Join us aboard the Charleston Princess for a fantastic evening cruise. We have partnered again this year with local blues legend, Shrimp City Slim for a fantastic sunset cruise featuring amazing live music, breathtaking views of the "Holy City" and Charleston's best BBQ from Swig and Swine Restaurant! The delicious buffet includes pulled pork,...Read more

Shell Hunting Expedition

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  • Depart for this 3 hour shell hunting excursion from Ripley Light Marina situated just less than a half mile outside downtown Charleston. Relax on a short cruise over to beautiful Morris Island while enjoying the sights and sounds of the breathtaking Charleston Harbor. Pass just feet from historical landmarks, wildlife, and natural habitats....Read more

2-Hour Marsh Paddleboard Eco Tour

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  • On our 2-hr stand-up paddleboarding tour you are able to explore the maze of tidal creeks and marshes found throughout the Lowcountry. From atop a paddleboard, your perspective allows you to see deeper into both the water and spartina grass, where wildlife is hiding. This tour is perfect for adults and young adults alike, and is enjoyable for...Read more

FAQs about Charleston Boat & Cruise tours

What are the best cruise / boat tour in Charleston?

Charleston boat tours are spectacular tours that take you through the waterways of Charleston city, which is famous for its rivers for the purposes of trade. They allow you to have stunning views of the Charleston city skylines, let you see the Charleston shoreline attractions and have great lunch and dinner options on the decks of boats.

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