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Prevailing Winds Catamaran Sailing Charter

10 Wharfside Street, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-277-9019
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Ranked #10 of 162 activities in Charleston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat Tours
Owner description: Join us for a relaxing sail aboard Prevailing Winds, a 27' Stiletto Catamaran Sailboat, sailing daily from the Charleston Maritime Center. The... more » Owner description: Join us for a relaxing sail aboard Prevailing Winds, a 27' Stiletto Catamaran Sailboat, sailing daily from the Charleston Maritime Center. The environmentally friendly way to explore historic Charleston Harbor. Fast and stable, Prevailing Winds is fun for all ages. Experience close encounters with dolphins and other marine wildlife, quietly while under sail. Offering multiple trips daily. Limited to six passengers for a highly customized experience, with no crowds. Private Charters, special events, and sailing lessons available. « less
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North Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

My girlfriend and I took the dolphin tour with Brian today. We were supposed to be sharing the boat with another couple but they didn't show. Our luck! We were given extra time to go pick up more beers and were able to enjoy a leisurely private sale. Brian was incredibly professional and personable and we had a wonderful experience.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

My 8 year old daughter and I live in Charleston and always plan an outing on the water each summer. Our sail on Prevailing Winds was perfect! We saw dolphin, pelicans and heard many interesting facts and stories from captain Brian :>>

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW via mobile

We absolutely loved the sail with Brian. While we didn't see any dolphins, the time was so very relaxing. The afternoon was beautiful. The small group was perfect. I would recommend this sail cruise to anyone that comes to Charleston.

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Charleston, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

The sailboat is beautiful and the perfect size to have a group of friends or family enjoy a few hours on the water. We brought our own drinks and snacks on the boat; the captain (Brian) was excellent in spotting dolphins and made the whole trip relaxing and fun! This is a great local business that provides a fun and... More

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Athens, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My 2 daughters (24 & 28) and I went on the afternoon cruise of the Charleston harbor. Although it was suppose to be a dolphin cruise, which we did not see any (not Captain Brian's fault, he was at the mercy of the dolphins), we had a fun and informative time. Since the cruise is limited to 6 passengers, there... More

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Brian is a great captain! He was punctual, professional and friendly. We had 6 women on the catamaran and we all fit comfortably. We brought food and drinks and had a wonderful time! The best part was seeing several dolphins!

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

What a wonderful time we had sailing with Brian today. A beautiful view of Charleston. We loved seeing the dolphins and had so much fun learning about sailing. We feel that this was a the highlight of our trip.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My husband and I visited Charleston for our anniversary, and I would say that this was truly a highlight of the trip. We booked a dolphin eco sail with Brian and really enjoyed our time. The catamaran was comfortable and we loved sitting on the trampoline up front. We saw some dolphins and got some amazing pictures of Charleston! I... More

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This was our second sailing with Prevailing Winds, with a group of six friends. I will definitely book again. Great way to spend a few hours on the water in Charleston. Our captain Brian was fantastic!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My three girlfriends and I took a catamaran sail with Toby on a Saturday morning. The weather was looking like it could rain, but since we were in Charleston for only a few days we risked it and set off for our morning sail. Although it was overcast, it was very relaxing to be on the water. Toby also gave... More

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