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Schooner Sunset Sail on Charleston Harbor

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    What to Expect
    Meet your crew at Aquarium Wharf near Concord Street and Calhoun Street in Charleston for your Charleston Harbor cruise experience. You'll be treated to the sunset from the vantage of a classic tall ship. See the sails hoisted and enjoy the calm waters for the evening as you pass by sites important to the American historical landscape.

    Powered only by Mother Nature's wind power, the boat is a great way to start a night out in Charleston. Relax on deck, and enjoy the scenery as the sun drops slowly toward the horizon, illuminating the countless steeples of the 'Holy City.' Even though this is not a narrated cruise, the crew is happy to answer questions and point out historical landmarks along this peaceful journey.

    This tour will give you a new perspective on the 18th- and 19th-century buildings of Charleston. After a leisurely 2-hour sail around the harbor, you will set foot on back land refreshed and relaxed.
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    Departure Point
    Schooner Pride, 360 Concord St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 2-hour Schooner Sunset Sail of Charleston Harbor
    • See breathtaking views of the harbor during sunset
    • Sail past popular Charleston sites such as Fort Sumter
    Exclusions
    • Alcoholic Beverages (available for purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • You may bring your own snacks or picnic (no beverages are allowed however)
    • Bottled water, soft drinks, wine, and beer (both imported and domestic) are available for purchase. Prices range from 2.00 to 9 USD
    • Guests are more than welcome to go below deck or stay in the shade of the sails to keep out of the sun
    • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 49 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    While the people were friendly and the views we're great, we were disappointed that we hardly sailed. The engine ran almost the entire time.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Tajcindy
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Might have been nice, but because of an accident on E. Bay Street AND no information on where to park, we arrived three minutes late and the boat, although TWO feet away from the dock, left us behind. The operator of the boat called to...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank LBoge
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Beautiful boat, great crew. Romantic and fun. More for adults and couples than kids, in my opinion. Just the right amount of time. Dont miss this one!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Simonitis1
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Worth the trip! Very relaxing with beautiful views. The crew was fabulous!! Very personable, polite and full of information!!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank 268ronniep
    Reviewed August 29, 2019 via mobile

    This was awesome. The crew and captain were exceptional. The sail and the sunset gorgeous. Prosecco delicious! Thank you!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank pproffitt69
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    juliev22
    August 27, 2019|
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    Yes, they go out rain or shine.
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    qureshilyba
    August 7, 2019|
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    Response from Linda D | Reviewed this property |
    There’s a huge parking deck right there. It was practically empty on the afternoon of our sail.
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    Connector373051
    July 8, 2019|
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    Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
    Children 11 and under pay either 30 or 40 dollars depending on which tour.
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