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Charleston Water Taxi

Charleston Maritime Center/Aquarium, Waterfront Park/Market St, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-330-2989
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Take the water taxi as a relaxing morning activity! Like most all-day passes, you probably won't really use it.

We used the water taxi to get to Patriots Point and then to the Maritime Center. From downtown... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2016

We had a great time riding the water taxi. It's safe for small kids and fun for the whole family... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2016
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Don't miss the boat! The Water Taxi is the most fun and convenient way to see Charleston harbor. We run every hour between Waterfront Park/Historic district, Aquarium Wharf, Patriots Point and Charleston Harbor Resort with dolphin sightings in between. $12 All day Pass and kids 3 and under are FREE. 9Am til 8pm 7 days a week. Going Sightseeing in downtown Charleston- take the Water Taxi! Want a relaxing harbor cruise- take the Water Taxi! Going to see the USS Yorktown- take the Water Taxi! Want to see some Dolphins- take the Water Taxi! Voted Best cheapest sunset and dolphin cruise in Charleston! Come see for yourself. Boats leave daily.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Charleston Maritime Center/Aquarium, Waterfront Park/Market St, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-330-2989

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Reviewed July 4, 2016

We used the water taxi to get to Patriots Point and then to the Maritime Center. From downtown Charleston to Patriots Point it would cost about the same for 2 persons total in a taxi. So it comes down to a matter of preference really...More

Thank The_Concierge_8
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time riding the water taxi. It's safe for small kids and fun for the whole family. You even get to see dolphins while on this boat. The staff was very friendly and helpful

Thank Amandaw8284
Reviewed July 2, 2016

Fun trip for the family if you love marine life this a must while visiting Charleston. I love Dolphins and was amused how it swam along side the boat.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed June 30, 2016

We enjoyed our water taxi ride-our captain was entertaining and also humorous-we saw dolphins, and also got the lowdown on a water rescue that was happening at the time. A big storm rolled in when we were departing and we felt safe, and also got...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed June 29, 2016

excellent value, solved the downtown parking problem we could park at Patriots Point and every thing was a short walk off of the boat.

Thank Chambie1
Reviewed June 27, 2016

This was our second visit to Charleston, but first time staying in the city. We found the Water Taxi an excellent way to get to a few of the major attractions in the area. We took it from the Waterfront Maritime Museum (a bit of...More

Thank LakeMaryFoodCritic
Reviewed June 25, 2016

I just found out about the water taxi service this last trip to Charleston. What a great idea and so convenient for tourists as well as locals.

Thank lindab2815
Reviewed June 25, 2016

The cost was very reasonable. Pleasant trip across the bay and being able to see the USS Yorktown as you approach is awesome!! The breeze and occasional mist helped to cool the ride and much more than driving to Patriot Point. Felt the staff was...More

Thank ptadventurer
Reviewed June 24, 2016

We took the taxi to Patriot's Pointe and were able to see dolphins in the harbor. The two person crew was friendly both going and coming.They answered any questions we had.

Thank mike w
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Its a water taxi. Cheap transportation from Charleston to Patriots Point, nothing special. $10 round trip all day long, exactly what we were looking for.

Thank mellowery13
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July 31, 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I would think so, but I'm not sure if there are rules pertaining to it. It was not crowded when we were riding
July 18, 2017|
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Response from ChipDeaton | Property representative |
Yes. Friendly dogs allowed.
Melissa L
June 26, 2017|
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