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Dolphins where they live and play; ecology of the salt marsh; homes of the planters; shore and wading birds; major motion picture sites.
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Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

If there is even a chance of a shower the tour will be cancelled. I called twice before driving 40 minutes to the marina and was assured both times that the “tour is still on”. So....drove all the way there, paid to park & for...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

I MUST put safety first; the radar was showing a thunderstorm with lightning approaching, which of course dissipated soon after we cancelled

Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

I’m a local and have taken my family on several of the dolphin cruises, and we have always seen dolphins. We all loved it! A few weeks ago, a friend and I decided to take the evening cruise before having dinner at Breakwater. He was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

We booked a 2:o’clock tour with family . The ticket office was efficient and friendly . The boat ride was enjoyable,informative and comfortable. We watched the swinging bridge open,saw a few Dolphins. Glad we took the tour.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

This is great for people who can't get in a canoe any more but want to be near the water in a boat that isn't huge. Captain Dick's pontoon boat is spacious, very comfortable and feels very safe even when rocking with the motor off....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2019

Thank you

Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful way to spend a couple hours in afternoon. Tour was relaxing and education. Learned a lot about the area Only drawback was there were several very young children on board. Not sure it's right for them. They just weren't interested Captain did a great...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2019

Thank you; unfortunately there's not a lot we can do about children whose parents aren't interested in reining them in. It makes for a trying time for me as well; fortunately it doesn't happen very often.

Reviewed April 15, 2019

My wife and I took this tour in October. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the area and in particular, about the dolphins in the water there. We saw many of them . He also had a listening device lowered into the water so we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thank you; we love what we do

Reviewed September 1, 2018

The hubby and I thoroughly enjoyed our river cruise with this company! The captain was very personable with a plethora of information about the area and the wildlife. We fully enjoyed the slow pace as he followed closely to the shore so we could see...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

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Reviewed August 20, 2018

We had a great time on the Prince of Tides with Captain Dick. He was very informative of the area. Every time we saw a dolphin he would do his best to get as close as possible and to move the boat so everyone had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

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Reviewed August 8, 2018

River cruise was just the thing on a hot, humid day! Capt. Dick was a great guide, lots of interesting info about the area. Definitely a must do here in Beaufort.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

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Reviewed August 2, 2018

We will do it again. Well worth the money. We enjoyed seeing the homes from the water, the education of the water way, seeing the dolphins and the birds.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Richard G, Owner at Beaufort River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

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tartegirl50
May 4, 2019|
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Response from Richard G | Property representative |
The evening tour is longer with less jabbering
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KittyT57
April 2, 2019|
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Yes Thursday and Saturday departing at 5:45
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tkraiken
July 14, 2018|
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Response from Jennifer R | Reviewed this property |
There is no sunrise cruise at this time. There are only the 2 pm tour and the sunset (5:45 pm) tours on specific days. Please consult the business for specific days and times.
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