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2-Hour Nature Boat Tour with Certified Naturalist provided by Sandlapper Water Tours

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2-Hour Nature Boat Tour with Certified Naturalist

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Overview
With a certified naturalist on board this boat tour through the estuaries of Charleston Harbor, you’ll get all your questions answered. Step foot on Morris Island, admire the city skyline and coastline, and keep an eye out for bottlenose dolphins and birdlife. You’ll have the opportunity to pull up a crab pot for the catch of the day.
Highlights
  • Charleston Harbor cruise with landing on Morris Island
  • Hear expert commentary from a certified naturalist
  • Search for seashells and learn about native birds
  • Small-group tour is limited to 15 passengers
Important Information
Duration
2h
Inclusions
  • Boat
  • Guide
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Maximum is 15 people per booking
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
29Reviews
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Jordan F wrote a review Jun 2020
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Our guide, Smiley, did great educating us on the history of the harbor and the different wildlife we encountered. We have a 2 1/2 year old son and he loved it and our guide did great interactions with him. We saw dolphins as soon as we left! And had a great time overall. Would
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Carolinaboy2001, Owner at 2-Hour Nature Boat Tour with Certified Naturalist
Responded 2 weeks ago
Wow. What an awesome review. Thank you so much! We are so glad that y'all enjoyed the Nature Tour. Smiley does a great job for us and we are so happy that you agree. We hope to see you aboard the Palmetto again soon.
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Heather M wrote a review Sep 2019
Dallas, Texas136 contributions27 helpful votes
I'm so glad we booked this tour! It was even a rainy day and we had so much fun! The naturalist told us a lot of facts about the animals and also about the history in the area. It was great for both kids & adults! I highly recommend this tour!
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Boykin123, Owner at 2-Hour Nature Boat Tour with Certified Naturalist
Responded 3 Sep 2019
Thanks for coming out with us! You can still have fun on a boat when it's a light rain. We had a roof over our head! We hope to see you again in the future on a sunny day! Captain Bryan Sandlapper Tours
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Debbie M wrote a review Aug 2019
Isle of Palms, South Carolina1 contribution
Very enjoyable boat ride to Morris Island. We saw a group of Dolphins. Jenna was informative and Murrey was a great Captain.
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Response from Boykin123, Owner at 2-Hour Nature Boat Tour with Certified Naturalist
Responded 7 Aug 2019
Thanks for taking the time to write a review and coming out with us! We are glad you enjoyed the tour! We hope to you again in the future! Captain Bryan Sandlapper Tours
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Sara wrote a review Jul 2019
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The perfect boat tour for our young child. “Smiley” is knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and flexible. He captivated everyone’s attention, including our 2 YO. He is a natural with a group of diverse ages and interests. We saw crabs, dolphins, pelicans, cool shells and shark teeth.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Boykin123, Owner at 2-Hour Nature Boat Tour with Certified Naturalist
Responded 21 Jul 2019
I love your headline! I'll tell Smiley! HE's a great naturalists and his enthusiasm is contagious! He's great with all age groups! Thanks for taking the time to write a review and coming out with us! We hope to see you next time you are in Charleston! We are glad you enjoyed the tour and "Smiley" Captain Bryan Sandlapper Tours
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James G wrote a review Jul 2019
Great Neck, New York9 contributions
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My wife & I had a great time on the 2 hour Eco-boat tour. The guide (John) was terrific. He taught us about the Blue Crabs that live in the waters here. We also saw & learned about the dolphins that feed in the bay. We stopped on a small Island looking for shells, sharks teeth
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Response from Boykin123, Owner at 2-Hour Nature Boat Tour with Certified Naturalist
Responded 17 Jul 2019
Hey James, Thanks for the great review and most importantly we are glad you and your wife had a great time! We hope to see you in the future and hope you enjoyed your stay in Charleston! Captain Bryan Sandlapper Tours
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skiingfalcon
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Beautiful cruise
The cruise is timed very well to capture the sunset over the three rivers. The naturalist guide gives a good over v
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stacys131
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Sucks.Forty Minutes After Start Time, Still Sitting in Port
I’m on this right now and want my money back. It’s 8:04 and we haven’t left even though the boat is half empty and
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Poskashflo
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Great tour!
2 hour sunset cruise around the harbor. Beautiful sunset. Crew was informative and friendly. Saw bridges, Fort Sumt
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202dakotas
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Great Sunset Cruise
Super enjoyable. Nice atmosphere, Captain Robert & Smiley both were great the entire time. Definitely recommend for
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Mercier70
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Great tour
Great tour! My wife and booked this during our long weekend getaway. Would recommend to anyone. (I would turn the P
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sonjabay
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Amazing day, amazing captain.
Took a 3 hours private boat ride with Captain Bryan for a girls weekend. He gave us a tour of the city from the wat
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Thumpnhog
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Must do
Captain Robert and Amanda were amazing!!!! Awesome cruise, great story telling and some of the best dad jokes in th
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284wesleyb
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Cruising the Charleston!
Very friendly, and knowledgeable crew! Had a great time, would do it again! Raining when we started, but cleared up
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D8696XOthomasd
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Enjoyable and informative boat tour of the beautiful harbor
The crew is very friendly and knowledgeable. Took some great pictures and enjoyed some drinks. The trip started wit
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johnhG5132YZ
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We had a great time!
Definitely worth the trip. Our storyteller was a lot of fun and the boat ride was very pleasant. I highly recommend
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mlong2004
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Sunset Harbor Cruise
We highly recommend this cruise. The captain and assistant, Crystal, were accommodating and friendly. Crystal was
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AHyderHall
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Sunset Cruise
Great tour! Captain Robert and deck hand Nick Smiley were a great duo! They were quite funny yet didn’t talk too mu
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jenizion
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Awesome tour
What a great tour. Mr. Macy was fantastic! I would highly recommend. He is very knowledgeable and friendly. Everyth
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Marci J
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Charleston Harbor Tour
We LOVE taking boat rudes w/Sandlapper Tours! The staff is friendly & helpful. The boats are comfortable & the guid
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ashleydd07
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Haunted ghost tour
Lee was our guide and was very knowledgeable about the history of Charleston! She is very good at storytelling and
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