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Hilton Head Island Dolphin Tour provided by One HHI

Hilton Head Island Dolphin Tour

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Overview
The coast of Hilton Head Island provides a prime location for dolphin-watching cruises. On this family-friendly tour, you’ll boost your odds of spotting dolphins and other marine life with the help of an onboard guide, while also learning about the local aquatic life. Plus, by planning ahead, you'll  secure a desired time slot, especially during the busy summer season.
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86 Helmsman Way
86 Helmsman Way, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, USA
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You'll end at
86 Helmsman Way
86 Helmsman Way, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, USA
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Highlights
  • Increase your chances of spotting dolphins in the Hilton Head Island waterways
  • Ideal for first-time visitors and nature lovers
  • Learn about the coastal ecosystem from an onboard guide
  • Choose from multiple time slots that are offered throughout the day
What to Expect
At your chosen time slot, you’ll meet your guide at meeting point near Broad Creek, and depart on the cruise in search of Atlantic Bottlenose dolphin. You, along with a small group on board, will get the chance to spot dolphins in their natural habitat, while learning about their behaviors, feeding habits, and more from your guide. In addition to dolphins, you may also view other marine life, such as manatees, egrets, herons, sea turtles, roseate spoonbills, and osprey, as you cruise around Hilton Head Island. Plus, the area’s waterways offer the chance to check out beachfront properties, operating fishing boats, and luxury yachts along the coastline. At the end of the tour, you will return to the dock at the marina.
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Important Information
Departure Point
86 Helmsman Way, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Water provided
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • 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
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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MOH52 wrote a review Jun 2020
Connecticut93 contributions30 helpful votes
Our nurse turned naturalist, Monica and Capt Mark we’re friendly hosts for a morning dolphin tour. Great chemistry between them and all the guest, made everyone feel welcome. Got an up close extended look at a mom and pup as well as an adult group of dolphins. Also sea birds
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Charlieatpr wrote a review Jun 2020
Charlotte, North Carolina2 contributions
We had the best time! We saw several dolphins and the the guides (the boat operator and the two young ladies) were so so pleasant and knowledgeable. They were wonderful. My family and I had a great time. We would do it again on our next trip. (From Charlotte,NC)
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Kristen B wrote a review Jun 2020
Hilton Head, South Carolina16 contributions
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We had an amazing tour with Mark and Kaitlyn! Both were very knowledgeable of the dolphins, the river wildlife and Hilton Head itself! We saw a lot of dolphins and they swam tight along our boat, playing for quite a while! Such a great time that even our teenagers loved it!!
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kevin c wrote a review Jun 2020
Hilton Head, South Carolina2 contributions
Very nice crew capt Mark and 1st mate Amy. We saw a lot of dolphins up close and a jelly fish. Would recommend fun for 5he whole family
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Brandonboyd06 wrote a review Jun 2020
Dayton, Kentucky1 contribution
The tour guides were awesome and we saw a ton of dolphins, sometimes right next to the boat! Definitely worth it!
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Date of experience: June 2020
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By: One HHI
edwardgD2673CI
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Jet ski
Great experience even for experienced jet skiers was fun and saw plenty of dolphins and wildlife, great staff made
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laurenarpan
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Fun time, knowledgeable staff
Had a great time, saw lots of dolphins. Wish there would’ve been a little more space for social distancing but ove
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SCHHI32
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Wonderful experience
We really enjoyed the dolphin tour. My 3 year old granddaughter was delighted to see dolphins. The staff was supe
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weezie1313
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Kayaking & jet skiing
Sierra (super kind & patient!) helped us book kayaking & jet skis. First We went kayaking. It had to be reschedul
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rachel_hillman
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Great experience
Staff all around was great! From booking, to check in, to our actual ride. Our tour guides were Justin and Connor a
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CarolH3526
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Family Fun
Great guide. She had a lot of fun local stories and fun Hilton Head facts. Relaxing kayaking. Got a groupon for 3 o
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I8986UAmarkr
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Jet Ski
Had a great day with One HHI jet skiing. Brandon and Justin were awesome. 6 of us went out had a blast!
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W8884SYsarak
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Dolphin cruise
We had the best time on the dolphin cruise. The first mate was very informative and the captain took us right to wh
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cynthiaf929
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Excursion with nick
Great trip and fun to drive the personal boats. Captain Mike and Nick were great. Great stories and knowledge of th
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P3977YGlaurar
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Great experience!!!!
It was an awesome time on the water. Pride themselves in making sure everyone is having fun and staying safe. Staff
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volando27
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Amazing trip!
We had an amazing time on board!!! We learned many interesting details about dolphins. Our kids loved it!!!! Next t
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amh717
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Safe socially distanced tour
Had a great time one the Creek Cat tour. A nice way to see the island and still socially distance from people. Our
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tknudsen67
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HHI 2020
Had a great time and Justin and Connor were awesome tour guides!! We saw some dolphins and had a blast!!
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chadh24
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Good Times
Very friendly staff and worked to reschedule us after a rain out. The equipment was new and clean and they guide yo
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hollyky
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Great trip!
I have taken my family on several dolphin tours over the years. I found this one to be fun and informative and muc
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Key Details
  • Duration: 1h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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