Beaufort SC ~ Port Royal ~ St. Helena Tours

Bay Street Outfitters
815 Bay St, (843)524-5250
Our Redfish fishery is rivaled by very few other locations, and with it being year round each season brings different habits from these fish so each one is a new experience.  Visit our website to see the seasons of these Reds and our other species here in Beaufort.

Beaufort Kayak Tours
Explore one of the most interesting areas in Beaufort county, from a natural history, conservation and cultural history standpoint. On this tour we will explore the “C” in the ACE basin, the Combahee River. We will discuss rice culture and history, conservation successes, and the present use of the historic rice fields. This trip is best in fall, winter and spring.

Beaufort Photography Tours
Personalized photo tours of Beaufort and the Sea Islands. Combine the knowledge of hidden gems only locals know about with professional photographers and you have Beaufort Photography Tours. More shooting time, less searching time.

Beaufort History and Movie Tours 
Explore the 300+ year history of Beaufort, see its beautiful antebellum homes, Spanish Moss-draped live oaks and beautiful marsh views. Want to see where Forrest Gump crossed into Mississippi? Where Forrest and Bubba fought in Vietnam? Travel on the funeral procession route of The Big Chill. View the beautiful scenery from the Prince of Tides. Visit the spots where Julia Roberts filmed Something to Talk About. See where G.I. Jane was tortured.

Camelot Farms, LLC
101 Tom & Mike Ln, St Helena Island
(843)838-3938. Experience the South Carolina Lowcountry on horseback. Spectacular scenery on our Coast Line Ride, beautiful moss draped oaks on our Plantation Ride, and much more! Located between Beaufort and Fripp Island.

Capt. Dick’s River Tours
1006 Bay St, (843)524-4422. Board the 24-passenger  Prince of Tides from the Downtown Marina of Beaufort for a scenic tour or to celebrate a special occasion with family and friends. We offer regularly scheduled daily tours, evening cruises, and private tours and charters. Dolphin watch and ecology tours are fully narrated.

Discover Tours
(843)726-9217 or (888)842-9217.
Experience the food, gardens, history, culture, Gullah, lighthouses, shopping, and much more. Discover Tours specializes in motorcoach group tours for 20 persons or more.

Gullah-n-Geechie Mahn Tours – Beaufort SC Gullah Tour
97 Perry Road, St Helena Island, (843)838-7516
Discover the Rich Gullah Heritage! This historical tour of St. Helena and the surrounding Sea Islands brings to life stories and contributions of enslaved Africans and how it significantly influenced the growth and development of American culture.

Historic Churches of Beaufort Self Guided Walking Tour
Click the above link to read about the historic  Beaufort churches. Some pre-date the Revolutionary War. Others were instrumental in the education of freedmen.

Janet’s Walking History Tours
1006 Bay St, Downtown Marina, (843)226-4412
Guided, fully narrated, 2 mile walking history tour of Beaufort. Tours begin and end at the Downtown Marina Ship’s Store. Special group tours and times available.

Lands End Tours
1152 Sea Island Pkwy, (615)243-4684
hourly, daily and weekend rentals on kayaks and bicycles. Certified Tour guides are available upon request. a variety of specialty tours are available, including full moon tours, movie tours, historical tours, ecological tours, bird watching tours, fishing tours and shark teeth tours.

Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts
713 Craven St
Discover South Carolinaʼs second oldest city with this Beaufort scavenger hunt. Established in 1711, Beaufort is one of the few cities in the South to retain so many historic buildings. Boasting a bevy of beautiful mansions, this coastal town is sure to induce “porch envy.” Moss-laden live oaks, sweeping staircases and grand two-story porticos line the cityʼs streets. And behind stately walls, Beaufortʼs historic homes hold fascinating stories of the people who shaped the cityʼs past and present.

Lowcountry Wildlife Photo Safaris
(843)524-3037, Explore the SC lowcountry with Eric Horan, professional wildlife photographer. Eric offers information tours open to photographers of all skill levels through scenic waterways and along pristine beaches of the barrier islands.

Parris Island Tour
111 Panama St, Parris Island (843)228-2951
Self-guided tours available at the Parris Island Museum.

Pat Conroy Literary Center
905 Port Republic Street
The Pat Conroy Literary Center will cultivate a passionate and inclusive reading and writing community in honor of Pat Conroy, who dedicated his life to spreading his love for literature and writing to future generations.

Penn Center Museum and Historic Site
16 Penn Center Circle, St Helena Island

Sea Island Carriage
930 Bay St, (843)476-7789
Narrated carriage tour of the Old Point neighborhood and Historic District of Beaufort.

Southurn Rose Buggy Tours
1002 Bay St, Beaufort, (843)524-2900
Narrated buggy tours of historic Beaufort by professionally trained guides. Buggies depart from the Waterfront Marina.

The Spirit of Old Beaufort
1001 Bay St, Beaufort, (843)525-0459
Walking tour of East side focuses on the
historic homes. West side tour emphasis on churches and historic homes along the bay.
Reservations required. (800)638-3525

St Phillips Island Tours
Hunting Island State Park Nature Center, (843) 884-7684
Take the ferry from Hunting Island State Park to St. Phillips Island. Departing from the Hunting Island State Park Nature Center, the boat tour to St. Phillips Island is a naturalist-led ecotour along the Story River to the St. Phillips Island dock. Once on the island, a park ranger will welcome everyone before boarding the tram to the beach. You’ll have time to beach comb, hike interior trails or simply relax on the beach with a picnic.  After your ramblings on this pristine barrier island, the tram will take you back to the dock for the return trip to the mainland.

Sunshine Walking Tours
1006 Bay Street, (843) 986-4346
Two fun-packed hours learning about the many things Beaufort has to offer.

Ultimate Gullah Tours
A Unique Culture and Gift Exchange to Preserve and Celebrate Gullah Heritage. Tours are narrated and conducted by Gullah people for the purpose of education, preservation and perpetuation of the living history, culture, ways and mores of the Gullah people.