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Schooner Sunset Sail on Charleston Harbor provided by The Schooner Pride

Schooner Sunset Sail on Charleston Harbor

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 07/16/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Schooner Sunset Sail on Charleston Harbor
Masks are required to be worn by staff and all guests over the age of 2 when social distancing is not possible, and people are unable to maintain 6’ of distancing.
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Updated 07/16/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A tall ship cruise is a classic way to experience Charleston. This evening tour lets you set sail on tranquil waters of the harbor and soak up the sunset views. Listen to live commentary on board while the captain and crew point out some of the historical sites such as Fort Sumter.
  • Schooner cruise on Charleston Harbor at sunset
  • Go below deck or stay in the shade of the tall ship’s sails
  • Domestic and imported wine and beer available for purchase
  • This cruise operates with a maximum capacity of 15 passengers
Important Information
Departure Point
Schooner Pride | Charleston Tours & Events, 360 Concord St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 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
  • Entry/Admission - The Schooner Pride
  • Alcoholic Beverages (available for purchase)
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Additional Info
  • 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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Megan wrote a review Dec 2020
Grandview, Missouri14 contributions2 helpful votes
This was a major highlight of our honeymoon trip to Charleston! The weather and sunset were absolutely breathtaking! The crew was interactive and the cruise was so smooth! Drinks were available. Very enjoyable and would go again in a heartbeat!
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Date of experience: November 2020
TCB_ADVENTURES wrote a review Nov 2020
Cleveland, Tennessee89 contributions14 helpful votes
This was me and my hubby’s favorite thing we did on our anniversary trip to Charleston. The sunset was stunning, the staff were funny and informative, and we saw several dolphins! This isn’t a narrated tour, but the guys are more than willing to answer any questions you may
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Diane W wrote a review Nov 2020
Huntsville, Alabama3 contributions
The time of sailing with the sunset and with good wind. Good conversation with the captain and crew. Very friendly and interactive with all the guest during whole cruise.
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Date of experience: November 2020
maryel998 wrote a review Oct 2020
Gulfport, Florida261 contributions87 helpful votes
The cruise is comfortable, easy to board, the crew is accommodating and quite helpful with the sights. Drinks are available. When the crew hoists the sales, it is a very calming and relaxing sail. We very much enjoyed it and highly recommend it.
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Date of experience: October 2020
David T wrote a review Oct 2020
Medina, Ohio1 contribution1 helpful vote
I was expecting a true sailing experience, however this, sadly, was not it! I have been sailing since before I could walk, so I know what I am talking about. This is a powerboat ride with sail's up. If the boat had engine issues, I would be very surprised if the captain & crew
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Date of experience: September 2020
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About the operator

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By: The Schooner Pride
Chasing Dolphins
This was our first family activity for our first visit to the holy city. Beautiful day, perfect for sailing the har
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Dolphin sail
We enjoyed it! Very relaxing! Unfortunately had to use the motor because not enough wind! Other than that we would
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Don't waste your time
Please be aware of this tour. I have two words for it: MONEY TRAP. They advertise their tour costs to be lower than
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Wonderful trip !
We had a wonderful sunset sailing cruise. The guides were very helpful and knowledgeable, answered any and all ques
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Our Little Honeymoon Adventure
This Tour Cruise Was Absolutely Amazing! The Crew Was So Kind & Friendly! They Answered Any & All Questions About T
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Ben T
Beautiful afternoon sail!
Captain Chris and his crew were relaxed, confident and approachable. They made the entire sail fun and a great exp
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Wonderful start to my vacation!
My best friend and I did the 2:30 tour upon arrival in Charleston for our vacation weekend. The weather was perfec
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Dolores W
Great Memories Of A Special Day In Charleston SC
I can't say enough about this crew but, two people should be recognized Beattie Porter Captain Chris. There had bee
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Fabulous afternoon!!! Highly recommend as it was so much fun to be out on the water and see the beautiful views.
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Can’t Recommend or Not Recommend
I can’t say I recommend or don’t but I will say buyer be aware! The description of the tour makes it seem like you
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What an awesome trip
You could not find a better way to spend a couple hours in Charleston. Sailing out in a 15-18 knot wind let the cre
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Great Therapy for a Great Price!!
Excellent cruise! Girlfriend and I were on a stay-cation (we live on Hilton Head) and went sailing on the Pride Sun
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James L
Great way to unwind for an afternoon
Took the afternoon sail with my wife. Crew was excellent and we saw dolphins! Will come back with the grandkids.
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Very relaxing
Unfortunately we did not see any dolphins but had a lovely tour of the harbor with a knowledgeable and friendly cre
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What a great way to see the harbor in a relaxing manor
We took the sunset cruise on the 4th of July. The captain and crew were excellent, followed safety guidelines and t
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Key Details
  • The Schooner Pride, Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, and 2 more
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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