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Flipper Finders Boat & Sea Kayak Tour Co.

83 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
843 588 0019
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Ranked #7 of 16 Activities in Folly Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat Tours
Owner description: Flipper Finders is a high adventure tour company located on beautiful Folly Beach South Carolina which is the beach located just south of Charleston.... more » Owner description: Flipper Finders is a high adventure tour company located on beautiful Folly Beach South Carolina which is the beach located just south of Charleston. We specialize in finding flippers (Atlantic bottle nose dolphins)as well as, other marine based wildlife and shore birds. We offer daily kayak & boat tours that depart from Center street, right next to the boat landing on the backside of the island. For more information take a look at our Web site. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

It's an amazing tour that my friends and I haven't experienced. Sunset is so beautiful and the view is incredible. We really saw dolphin and other endangered wildlife. Captain Richard is a professional photographer. 很赞的旅行和风景!很适合喜欢大自然的朋友!$45很值

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

We had the pleasure of having Kate take us (and another couple) on the sunset tour. It was fantastic. The views were incredible; something both my wife and I will never forget. Being complete novices, we were both a little hesitant but Kate put us both at ease; really couldn't ask for more from a guide. Highly, highly recommended.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This boat tour was definitely the highlight of our trip to Charleston! Captain Richard was so friendly and knew so much about the area! We saw a ton of dolphins and also explored the area near the Morris Lighthouse. We also had time to relax and enjoy the water! Folly Beach was worth checking out too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

My three older girls (15,13,&9) and I had a blast on our Dolphin boat tour! You must go!!! Capt Richard was wonderful! The girls and I learned a lot, saw tons of Dolphins and even collected a BUNCH of shells on our stop at Morris Lighthouse... Thank you Capt. Richard , for the experience and the memories my girls will... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This boat tour was the best! We saw fourteen dolphins, crabs, a wood stork (endangered species!), fish, birds, and a SHARK! Captain Richard was very knowledgeable and shared a bit of local history with us. We were able to go the lighthouse and saw some hermit crabs which were adorable. Would highly recommended this boat tour and business!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Captain Richard and Lizzy led us on an awesome boat tour the whole, three generation family enjoyed! Bella, 10, and Michael,7, loved spotting the many dolphins close up, spying the sunken pirate ship, and Lizzy's fun tricks. Captain Richard was personable and knowledgable about the history, wildlife, and photo ops. We'll be returning to Flipper Finders every time we visit... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We booked the Folly River Dolphin Boat Tour. Our party included 3 adults and our 9 year old daughter. We had the boat to ourselves which was awesome after being at the aquarium and various other places that were very crowded. John was our caption and he was great. He was very knowledgeable of the area and offered a lot... More

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Spooner, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Captain Richard was great. We went on a bike tour of Morris island and it was a blast! We came for the biking but we stayed for the wildlife. Every few minutes there was a new wildlife experience to view. We saw at least a dozen dolphins and we even spied a shark. Captain Richard was very knowledgeable about the... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Jo(h)n was fantastic!! He was very laid back and knowledgeable. We did a kayak tour at 9, My husband and myself did singles and my brother took my 11 year old nephew in a double. and there was one random couple who wondered in as we were getting ready to leave and joined the crew. After a quick lesson on... More

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Folly Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We called around 8:30am and were able to take a 10am tour. We saw a sunken ship, tons of dolphins, crabs and shells. Captain Richard was fun, knowledgeable, and relaxed. We really enjoyed his company, but I think my son's favorite part of the tour was his new friend, Lizzy. Captain Richards adorable dog, Lizzy, went on the tour with... More

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