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Charleston SUP Safaris

Folly Beach, SC, USA
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About Charleston SUP Safaris
Charleston SUP Safaris has been voted the Best Stand-Up Paddle company in Charleston for three years. Learn how to paddleboard with the experts on the beautiful Folly River and let us guide you through the local ecosystem and wildlife. We offer Stand-Up Paddleboard eco-safari tours, river and surf lessons, rentals, SUP yoga, fitness, paddleboard sales, and summer camps. Charleston SUP Safaris specializes in large groups, family outings, bachelor or bachelorette parties, corporate team building events, and special occasions. Stop by our newly renovated shop conveniently located at 83 Center St. and our professionally certified guides will get you outfitted with Bounce paddleboards and carbon fiber paddles. So simple, no experience needed, and fun for the whole family. Locally owned with a combined 60 years experience on the water. Our passion and sole focus is paddleboarding. Before your trip, our professional guides conduct proper ground school instruction and in-water paddle training, ensuring safe, fun, and exciting trips. Visit our website to book your SUP Safari.
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Charleston Stand-Up Paddleboard Eco Tour

The calm waters of the Folly River are one of the most popular spots in Charleston for water sports. Have a go at stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) on this tour suitable for all levels. Master the basic techniques under guidance of an expert instructor, then take to the water for a thrilling SUP tour. Along the way, stop to swim at a private beach and look out for wildlife including bottlenose dolphins.
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2 hours
from $49.00

2-Hour Charleston Stand-Up Paddleboard Rentals

We are the original stand up paddle boarding company and have a brick and mortar shop! Stop in and use our bathroom, pick up water, and get your route on our map. We specialize in large groups and extended rentals, as well as offer tours three times a day, seven days a week. If you've never been paddle boarding before, our lifeguard certified guides and naturalists are excited to get out on the water. Give us a call!
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2 hours
from $37.95
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Michelle W wrote a review Jul 2020
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Our guides were amazing, they are So knowledgeable and we learned so much about the wild life and we enjoyed seeing the dolphins. This was my first time on a paddle board and my guide was helpful and supportive the whole two hours. This truly was the best part of my vacation!!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Heather Y wrote a review Jul 2020
Huntington, United States2 contributions
We had a great day on the Folly River. The guides were knowledgeable, fun, and helpful. Our family/friend group of 7 was all beginners and got the basics right away. The guide helped even the slowest paddlers (and towed the 9-year-old part of the way). I liked that they
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Christy wrote a review Jul 2020
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After reading all of the great reviews and the what to expect info, my nieces and I were really excited about our morning dolphin Sup tour. The only positive things I have to say are that the guides are knowledgeable about paddle boarding techniques and helpful to beginners. Our
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ImLizzz wrote a review Jul 2020
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Guides were super awesome! It was my first time and I was pretty anxious about it but they were very supportive and explained everything well. The tour itself was so fun! We saw tons of dolphins and got to stop at a marsh for a little education about the Eco life there. Would
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Michelle B wrote a review Jul 2020
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My fiance and I did the 2hr Tour Guided Standup Paddleboarding with Hayley and Joe as our guides. This was both of our first time paddleboarding and a bucket list item for myself. They were awesome guides and made our experience that much better. I couldn't say more about the
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