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2-Hour Private Hilton Head Sunset Cruise
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2-Hour Private Hilton Head Sunset Cruise

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175
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$345.00
per group
From
$345.00
per group
Kick back and relax on your own private sunset cruise and experience Hilton Head in it's best light. Premium private tour accommodations are provided on board our brand new 2019 23' Key West - you won't find a newer or nicer charter boat available on the island. On your cruise you will take in breathtaking views of Harbour Town and the Calibogue Sound, encounter some of our resident Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin, and drink in the spectacular sunset - all in two hours.
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* A traveler said: "Captain Dave was the best. He was very hospitable and knowledgeable of the history of the island. There was no waiting time for us. I would strongly recommend Viator to anyone who is looking for a great time on a private boat. May I also add that Amy stayed on the phone with me to ensure I got to the right pick up place. Now that’s service!"


Hilton Head to Savannah Round-Trip Ferry Ticket

Hilton Head to Savannah Round-Trip Ferry Ticket

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131
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$84.75
From
$84.75
Cruise from Hilton Head to Savannah on this Lowcountry day trip that’s packed with views. Relax on the open-air upper deck or air-conditioned lower cabin as you cruise through the Intracoastal Waterway, drink in hand from the onboard bar (own price). Then, dock in Savannah and spend a few hours of free time shopping, dining, and sightseeing before sailing back to Hilton Head.
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* A traveler said: "The captain was wonderful and the trip was great,,,no regrets....Alec was the nicest person...he really worked hard for Viator....money well spent...I would recommend to anyone...I give everyone a 10+"


Private Hilton Head Sunset Sailing Tour with Dolphin Watching
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Private Hilton Head Sunset Sailing Tour with Dolphin Watching

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45
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$375.00
per group
From
$375.00
per group
This 2.5 hour Private Sunset Sail, the Captain will take you (and up to 6 people) to Port Royal Sound (North side of island - generally best conditions for sailing). During Sunset, This is generally still pretty breezy with some good sailing. Perfect way to wind down and enjoy the ending of a great day. We will take the sails down to peacefully enjoy the beautiful show of an amazing Hilton Head Sunset. After the sun sets, we motor back to the marina and usually dock right around last light for the day. Sunset tours are usually full of wildlife such as dolphins, birds, sting ray and manatee which are some of the great wildlife that are often very prevalent in the evening. You will also have some great scenic views of Hilton Head, Pickney island and Parris island to mention a few. All of our sail trips we encourage our guests to be as involved in the sailing process as they would like. If you would instead like a relaxing trip, we then encourage you to relax and let the crew do the work.
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* A traveler said: "We had an amazing experience. The boat was beautiful and so were the views. Capitan Paul and Kevin made sure everyone had a great time! This is a must do activity when you come to Hilton Head."


Hilton Head Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise
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Hilton Head Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise

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155
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$47.65
From
$47.65
Enjoy sunset views and scan the water for Atlantic bottlenose dolphins on this dolphin-watching cruise off the coast of South Carolina. The frequency of dolphin sightings makes this cruise ideal for those hoping to catch photos of the majestic sea creatures. Plus, throughout the cruise, you can learn about dolphins and your surroundings from an on-board naturalist.
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* A traveler said: "Amazing dolphin show,Sunset and very serene boat ride. Vagabond crew was very friendly. Must watch the beautiful dolphins!!!"


Daufuskie Island Guided History Tour from Hilton Head
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Daufuskie Island Guided History Tour from Hilton Head

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205
  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$95.00
From
$95.00
Remote Daufuskie Island is accessible only by boat and remains largely undeveloped, despite its fame as the setting of Pat Conroy’s novel “The Water is Wide.” A guided tour makes the trip a cinch—this package includes round-trip ferry tickets, plus transportation between island attractions such as the First African Baptist Church and Mary Fields School, all visited with the benefit of commentary from your guide.
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* A traveler said: "I felt like we saw the “real” island. Loved seeing the school from the book “the water is wide” by Pat Conroy. Dafuskie Blues was wonderful and so very interesting. I loved seeing the house of one of Pat Conroys students who still lives there today and has a business on the island. Loved the story of the praise house as well."


Hilton Head Creek Cat Tour

Hilton Head Creek Cat Tour

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262
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$119.00
From
$119.00
Zoom around Hilton Head Island on a small, motorized "creek cat" boat during this guided tour. Get views of all the quintessential sights, as well as access to some smaller marshes and wildlife-rich areas. Enjoy the opportunity to operate your own creek cat under the supervision of a guide; multiple departure times available.
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* A traveler said: "Great time. Jack was a great tour guide. Learned stuff and saw dolphins. Got soaked On our way back. Would do it again and again!"


2-Hour Guided Kayak Nature Tour of Hilton Head

2-Hour Guided Kayak Nature Tour of Hilton Head

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
From
$45.00
Explore Hilton Head Island's beautiful coastal habitat in the seat of a comfortable and stable kayak. A trained interpretive naturalist will lead you through the ever-changing tidal creeks and salt marsh estuaries so you can witness it for yourself. Observe herons and osprey flying gracefully above the sea grasses...perhaps some dolphin dining on menhaden in the shallows...fiddler crabs scurrying in unison across the glistening mud flats. NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY to enjoy a kayak tour with us! Tours depart daily from Shelter Cove Marina, conveniently located mid-island. We also offer full and half-day tours.
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* A traveler said: "We had a great experience! Sean was our guide & he was awesome! Highly recommend this kayak tour. Made our trip that much more fun.:)"


Hilton Head Island Dolphin Watching Nature Cruise

Hilton Head Island Dolphin Watching Nature Cruise

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229
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.35
From
$42.35
On this dolphin watching cruise from Hilton Head, you have the chance to see wildlife, check out local landmarks, and admire the coastline as you cruise out on the Calibogue Sound and Atlantic Ocean. Your guide narrates the entire trip as you sail past Bull Island, the Haig Point Lighthouse, and more, all while looking out for dolphins, egrets, herons, and other animals in the wild.
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* A traveler said: "Crew was great and we saw lots of dolphins. It was nice having parts of boat shaded. Would try another vahabond cruise"


Hilton Head Island Dolphin Boat Cruise

Hilton Head Island Dolphin Boat Cruise

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.00
From
$35.00
Learn about the marine life populating the waters off the coast of Hilton Head Island on this dolphin watching cruise. Up your chances of spotting dolphins and other marine animals with the help of your professional guide, who will also provide information about the ecosystem as you go.
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* A traveler said: "A perfect day on the water and dolphins as promised! Brought my wife for a surprise dolphin cruise for her birthday and a day of being tourists in our own backyard. We live in Bluffton and saw things we hadn't discovered before."


2.5-Hour Private Hilton Head Afternoon Dolphin Watching Sail

2.5-Hour Private Hilton Head Afternoon Dolphin Watching Sail

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68
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$375.00
per group
From
$375.00
per group
This 2.5 hour Private Afternoon Sailing tour will take us to Port Royal Sound (generally the best wind for sailing on Hilton Head) on the North side of the island. During the day, this is generally filled with exciting winds for great sailing along with the beautiful scenery and wildlife such as dolphins, birds, sting ray and Manatee are some of the great things we get to see on a very regular basis. This is a Monohull Sailboat which means it will heal over (completely normal but very exciting - designed not to tip over!). All this without the noise of the motor in the back ground - we like to sail not motor sail!!! We want our guest to be very comfortable on board our vessel known as "Knot the Office" and therefore if anyone is uncomfortable with the healing we can significantly reduce the healing to ensure everyone is comfortable. This is a fun and exciting activity but yet very relaxing and rewarding at the same time. Please call us directly to discuss other sail trip options
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* A traveler said: "Sailing the afternoon away on “Knot the Office” was such a beautiful and fun experience!! Thank you!"


America's Cup 12-Meter Yacht Afternoon Sail from Hilton Head
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America's Cup 12-Meter Yacht Afternoon Sail from Hilton Head

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$52.95
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$52.95
A sailboat cruise from Hilton Head is a peaceful way to see stunning Lowcountry landscapes without the noise of a moor. Join a captain and crew aboard a 39-foot long (12 meter) sailboat that competed in America’s Cup—head through quiet waters and past gorgeous scenery without the roar of a motor. You can even try your hand on deck and help out with the sails.
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* A traveler said: "Very relaxing. Enjoyed the crew and how they took care of their guess. I recommend this outing for anyone who is looking for a relaxing afternoon with the family."


2-Hour Private Hilton Head Dolphin Watching Cruise

2-Hour Private Hilton Head Dolphin Watching Cruise

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$320.00
per group
From
$320.00
per group
Experience the Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin of Hilton Head up close and personal on your own premium private boat tour. We have the newest boat you will find in the charter fleet (2019 Key West 23' DFS with hard top) that will protect you from all the elements Boat tours are limited to up to 6 guests total.
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* A traveler said: "Beautiful comfortable boat and knowledgeable friendly Captain! We saw an abundance amount of dolphins & were educated on their behaviors and species. Saw lots of wildlife and learned about the areas history. Endless photo opportunities! Absolutely, beautiful views, relaxing ride and lifelong memories made! 💯 worth doing!"


Private Hilton Head Sunset Boat Cruise (Up to 14 Passengers)
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Private Hilton Head Sunset Boat Cruise (Up to 14 Passengers)

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$529.00
per group
From
$529.00
per group
The private sunset cruise is the perfect way to end a day on Hilton Head Island. There is nothing quite like a low country sunset, especially seeing one from the water were you can see the broad spectrum of colors such as vibrant oranges, reds, and multiple shades of pink. This sunset cruise is perfect for a romantic evening, family time, friends gathering, bachelor or bachelorette parties, team bonding, the possibilities are endless. The boat holds up to 14 passengers.. The captain will show you what the low country has to offer on this 2 hours private cruise.
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* A traveler said: "Captain Ty & first mage Sage were not only excellent operators they were kind & warm people that made our sunset cruise unforgettable. We will be returning & we will request Ty & Sage again."


Private Dolphin Tour

Private Dolphin Tour

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12
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$349.00
per group
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$349.00
per group
Combine an excursion to see Atlantic bottlenose dolphins in their natural environment with personalized attention on this private tour. Depart from the Palmetto Bay Marina in a boat headed for the dolphins' swimming and hunting grounds with a guide, who will teach you all about their biology and behavior. Having a dedicated guide means you can ask plenty of questions as you travel.
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* A traveler said: "It was truly a wonderful experience. The dolphins were very active, and Captain Ben was great. My kids thought it was the highlight of our trip."


Private Hilton Head Dolphin Watching Tour with Waterfront Dining Stops

Private Hilton Head Dolphin Watching Tour with Waterfront Dining Stops

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5
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$413.02
per group
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$413.02
per group
This tour will be the family memory you’ll always remember! You’ll depart from Palmetto Bay Marina and enjoy this fully narrated tour by our licensed captains explaining the ecosystem, wildlife, and Hilton Head in general! We’ll show you the beloved Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins in their natural environment! Along the way, we will make 2-3 stops at exclusive waterfront restaurants! You will have time to sample local Hilton Head/Daufuskie Island cuisine!
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* A traveler said: "My family and I had the most amazing time on the tour with Captain Sarah. It has been the best part of our vacation. Sarah was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. We saw so many dolphins and the stop at Daufuskie Island was wonderful. I highly recommend this tour. Ask for Captain Sarah! She is amazing!"


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