330 Coosaw Way
330 Coosaw Way
Bedon-Lucas House Tours
205 Church St
Herd It Here Farm Tours
541 Sullivan’s Ferry Road, Cottageville
Walterboro Wildlife Discovery Center
100 S Jefferies Blvd, Walterboro, (843)782-6081
The Walterboro Wildlife Center is an interpretive exhibit hall showcasing the plant and animal life in the Walterboro Wildlife Sanctuary and the Lowcountry. The 7,000 square foot discovery center coordinates with the Walterboro Wildlife Sanctuary.
* Sailing clinics are available June-August and on weekends and holidays. Call Marinas for details.
Advanced Sail Inc.
Palmetto Bay Marina, (843)686-2582
Daily dolphin watch trips, nature and wildlife excursions
offered aboard catamaran sailboats.
Both vessels sail daily
Adventure Cruises with Captain Mark
Shelter Cove Marina, Dock C, (843)785-4558
Dolphin watch cruises and crabbing
Adventure Hilton Head Zipline and Gokarts
33 Broad Creek Marina Way, (843)682-6000
If you’re searching for a thrill-seeking and energizing activity for your vacation, be sure to add our ziplines and aerial adventure park to your itinerary! Try the new gokarts also!
Coastal Discovery Museum
70 Honey Horn Dr, (843)689-6767
Several wonderful tours available
Commander Zodiac, Inc.
18 Simmons Rd, Broad Creek Marina, (843)671-3344
Dolphin and nature-watch excursions
Dolphin & Nature Cruise/ Sonny C Charters
18 Simmons Rd, (843)681-2522
Dolphin and nature cruise
232 S Sea Pines Dr, (843)363-2900
Fishing, dolphin watching, nature and educational children’s cruises
Fly HHI Helicopter Tours
Come see breathtaking views only seen by helicopter
38 Gateway Cir, (843)505-7182
Gullah Heritage Trail Tours
70 Honey Horn Dr, (843)681-7066
This two-hour tour explores the Sea Island Gullah Heritage
H2O Sports – Harbour Town
149 Lighthouse Rd, (843)671-4386
Kayak, dolphin and alligator tours
Heritage Library History & Ancestry Research Center
2 Corpus Christi, (843)686-6560
Tours of historic sites
Hilton Head Dolphin Tours
Multiple locations, (843)321-8075
Hilton Head Segway
70 Honey Horn Drive, (843)800-6004
Offers safe, fun, eco-friendly tours and rides at numerous locations.
Hilton Head Speed Boat Tours
18 Simmons Rd, (843)715-1453
Island Ace Adventure Tours
68 Helmsman Way, (843)422-2930
Dolphin, adventure and history tours
101 Marshland Rd, (843)785-2100
Dolphin and nature tours
Island Skiff Adventure Tours
18 Simmons Rd, (843)816-5976
Dolphin and history tours
Island Water Sports
232 S. Sea Pines Dr., (843)671-7007
Water activities for all ages
Kayak Hilton Head
Dolphin & Nature Tours
11 Simmons Rd, (843)684-1910
Live Oac Tours
43 Jenkins Rd, (843)384-1414
The Lowcountry’s Outdoor Adventure Company
Mermaid of Hilton Head
43-A Jenkins Rd, 843-271-6441
Hilton Head boat tours with a real mermaid, Mermaid photo shoots, Children’s Books, Mermaid U Swim School, Mermaid Store and more
Lowcountry Watersports – Palmetto Bay Marina
86 Helmsman Way, (843)684-2004
Outside Hilton Head
32 Shelter Cove Ln, Suite H
Custom private adventures
Pirates of Hilton Head
149 Lighthouse Rd, (843)363-7000
Sea Monkeys Tours
43-A Jenkins Island Rd, (843)842-4754
Nature and mermaid tours.
Sea Pines Resort Discover Cruise & Boat Tours
32 Greenwood Dr, 1(866)561-8802
Dolphin, pirate tours, sailing, dinner cruises, nature tours, shrimp trawling…
Sky Pirate Parasail
18 Simmons Rd, (843)842-2566
Dolphin ecological, sunset and fireworks tours
Spirit of Harbour Town/Vagabond Cruises
149 Lighthouse Rd, (843)363-9026
Dolphin, sailing, sunset, holiday, dinner and shrimping tours.
Hampton Museum & Visitors’ Center
15 First St, E, (803)943-5318
Self-guided walking tours of Hampton’s historic district.
Private guided tours by reservations.
Botany Bay Ecotours
3702 Docksite Rd, (843)469-0052
Edisto Shrimp Boat Charters
3702 Docksite Rd, (843)729-2687
Edisto Saltwater Tours
3702 Docksite Rd, (843)412-7886
Edisto Watersports & Tackle
3731 Docksite Rd, (843)869-0663
Sea Turtle Night Walks
Tours of Edisto
(843)869-1984, Historical Tours
Seasonal Hours – Please call for more information
Daufuskie Island Gullah Heritage Society Tours with Sallie Ann Robinson
Melrose Dock, (843)686-2227
See and enjoy a Gullah Tour on Daufuskie through the eyes and memories of a sixth generation Gullah native, and one of Pat Conroy ‘s students when he taught on Daufuskie Island. Celebrity chef, television personality, and cookbook author Sallie Ann Robinson is renowned for her culinary expertise, entertaining presentations, and knowledge of Southeastern United States Gullah culture.
Freeport Marina & Calibogue Cruises
18 Simmons Road, (843)342-8687, (843)785-8242
The marina offers several types of tours ranging from narrated historic bus tours, self-guided golf cart tours to nature and dinner boat tours. Accessible only by boat, this tour takes visitors to the Island’s winery, church, plantation and lighthouse.
Golf carts available for self-guided tour.
Robert Kennedy Trail Self-Guided Tour
To experience the Gullah history of Daufuskie Island, follow the Robert Kennedy Trail. The trail maps out 20 historic landmarks that depict the Daufuskie Gullah way of life that has been present for so many generations. Download the map or pick up a copy at the Billie Burn Museum, then set out and see history come to life.
Tour Daufuskie Guided Tours
50 Melrose Landing Rd, (843)842-9449
Allow our local guides to take you through a back-in-time experience on a historic, quirky, rustic, under-developed and relatively unknown island. On this very popular guided History & Artisans tour, you will learn about the rich Gullah, American Indian, and Civil War history that makes this bridgeless island so significant.
Bluffton Bike Taxi
Old Town Bluffton, (843)707-6807
Tour Historic Bluffton with the town’s only pedicab/rickshaw company. Book a private tour, or just catch a quick ride to dinner.
Bluffton Golf Cart Tours
110 Calhoun St, (843)227-8615
Ride on a 6-seat passenger golf cart to tour around the original one-mile square in Bluffton to view the historic buildings, parks, oyster factory, Calhoun Street shops, Heyward House, etc.
Hilton Head Dolphin Tours
Two Bluffton locations, (843)321-8075
May River Excursions Dolphin Tours
81 Calhoun St, (843)304-2878
Offering a variety of boating experiences ranging from cruises to fishing and shrimping excursions.
Spartina Marine Education Charters
Calhoun St Dock or CC Haig Boat Landing, (843)338-2716
Spartina Marine Education Charters offers an in depth revelation of the Lowcountry waterways.
Stand and Paddle
Bluffton Oyster Factory Park
Stand and Paddle by Fusion Fit Training offers a variety of standup paddleboard events, classes, paddling tours and more in Bluffton.
Tell Tale Charters
From all day sailing adventure to reclusive destinations only accessible by boat, Tell Tale Charters, LLC is your Tour and Charter connection.
Bay Street Outfitters
825 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 Lands End Paddling
Take a two hour tour with an experienced guide. Choose between paddling the Beaufort River or Hunting Island, or a sunset tour at either location. There’s a good chance you’ll see dolphins!
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.
1006 Bay St, Beaufort & 1928 Sea Island Parkway, St Helena Island, (843)929-2047
Ecotours-We search for the most beautiful places on South Carolina’s coast so that you can experience the wonders of the Lowcountry by boat, kayak or paddleboard. Come out on a tour or rental to see the wild side of Beaufort!
Gray Line Beaufort Tours
928 1/2 St, (843)473-7107
Experience over three hundred years of history in Beaufort, South Carolina’s second oldest city. This charming city boasts a fascinating history of exploration by the Spanish, the French and the English. Explore the National Historic Landmark District to admire the sweeping antebellum homes, scenic views, and historic churches. Visit movie locations from Forrest Gump, The Great Santini, The Prince of Tides and The Big Chill, among others.
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.
Kazoo Factory Museum and Tours
12 John Galt Rd, Beaufort, (843)982-6387
Fully guided tours are offered Monday – Friday. The tour includes presentations, demonstrations and a walk through the kazoo factory. Visitors even get to make their own kazoo.
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
601 Bladen St, Beaufort
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
River Excursions of Beaufort
The Sands, Port Royal (843)812-9925
Offering dolphin tours, sandbar picnics, barrier island beach combing and much more.
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.
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.
Tales of the Lowcountry
Two hour walking tour or a one hour air conditioned van tour jam packed with over 500 years of history, folktales, and Hollywood lore surrounding our beloved Beaufort by the sea. Take a ghost tour visit all the local “haunts” intertwining ghost tales with the history of Beaufort.
Cruise on our powerboat. Play on the sandbar, watch dolphins, or just drift with the tides and watch the sun go down. Learn about the complex ecosystem within Fripp Inlet. Travel with the captain and explore one of our many barrier islands. Sailing enthusiasts will enjoy a sailing tour or lessons.