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Address: 1006 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5570
Phone Number: (843) 524-4422

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Fabulous narrative during scenic tour

We were on a sold out trip and we were comfortably seated. Captain Dick had a very informative running commentary on the history of Beaufort, the historic homes, the marsh... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Atlanta, GA
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Atlanta, GA
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68 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a sold out trip and we were comfortably seated. Captain Dick had a very informative running commentary on the history of Beaufort, the historic homes, the marsh & waterways, the Hollywood movie tie-ins, the sea life including the delightful Dolphins. Ask him about his buddy whose shrimp boat was used in the movie "Forest Gump". Very enjoyable... More 

Thank dmmlal
Brunswick, Georgia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

I called at 10 am and reserved the tour for 2. Went there at 1:30 to buy tickets. He canceled the boat tour. Reason- storm coming tomorrow. He didn't know that at 10 am?? Very RUDE when I mentioned the storm was forecasted for tomorrow Then tried to sell me a van tour. I wouldn't spend one dime for the... More 

Thank wchga12
Newton, Massachusetts
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

Other reviews say low pressure.....ya....boring. Boat and captain adequate. First of all, we got stuck on a boat with people who thought the boat was reserved for them. Maybe they did reserve it, I don't know. 15 Fighter pilot wives....and they didn't share any of their trays of food or spirits. Once the boat started up.....is was just loud talking... More 

Thank Zaveve0001
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

I booked this trip based solely on the reviews from Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed. Capt. Dick was informative, nice, and a great captain. He was so good, both our youngest kids, 2 years and 4 months, went right to sleep. Seeing dolphins right near the boat was amazing. Our 9 year olds were in awe, as were we!! Definitely... More 

Thank Melissa J
Cinnaminson, New Jersey, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

A group of 24 ventured onto the Prince of Tides and had an enjoyable two hour cruise. There was some mis-steps on the front end with different messages from Captain Dick and Captain Lawrence. We brought our own Aps and Beverages and the weather certainly cooperated. We tipped Captain Larwence generously and he was generally accommodating. NOTE: Captain Lawrence is... More 

Beaufort SC
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

I was hesitant at first, but the tour was booked for me and I had seen this little boat cruising along the Beaufort River for years, I admit, I was curious. That being said... I was very pleasantly surprised when I took the cruise on 05.06.16 Capt. Lawrence was a wonderful tour guide. I have lived in Beaufort for over... More 

Thank padwag
Beaufort, South Carolina
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Our family went out on this river tour and we really enjoyed it. At a price of $20/person it was pretty spendy for our whole family to go but, everyone really enjoyed it. The tour lasted about an hour & 20 min. About half way through the tour we found some dolphins and that was the most exciting part. The... More 

2 Thank QuadTB
Mooresville, NC
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47 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2015

Capt Lawrence is the man! We had a fantastic 2 hour sunset cruise. Amazing scenery, great information, multiple dolphin encounters.......what a great way to complete a short getaway weekend in Beaufort. Highly recommended. Our group requested a trip to Parris Island - you should to!

3 Thank Sam B
Atlanta, Georgia
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71 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2015

This was a very relaxing ride along the river and the guide told a lot of stories. We did see dolphins though it would have been nice to spend a lite bit more time in the area to get a better look at the dolphins. We did the early tour at 11 am. This was good as it was cooler.... More 

2 Thank KeldCNielsen
West Columbia, South Carolina
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49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2015

We enjoyed this river tour on our most recent trip to Beaufort. (Well, most of us. Our youngest acted like a hyena the majority of the boat ride. My apologies to our captain and the other guests.) We enjoyed seeing the houses, learning a little history, and watching the dolphins play. It is not a long tour or overly informative,... More 

2 Thank SoldByNicole

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