Get on board as we explore the creeks and marshes behind Folly beach in search of dolphins, then enjoy the stunning Lowcountry sunset from the water.
Dolphin Boat Tour
Duration: 2 hours
Capacity: Up to 18 people
- Adult Ages 13+
- Children Under 12 years old
- Infants Under 2 years old
- Private Charter Up to 12 people
- Group Rates Available for over 6 people
Search for Dolphins Near Folly Beach
Get on board as we explore the creeks and marshes behind Folly beach while we search for the wild Atlantic bottlenose dolphins that live here year-round. Your experienced captain shares their knowledge about this beautiful ecosystem, the local history, and our famous dolphins while always operating the vessel in a way that is safe and respectful of the resident wildlife.
During the tour, be on the lookout for strand feeding, a dolphin hunting technique that is unique to this part of the world. Strand feeding is usually seen July – September. You get to explore these backwaters and navigate to historic Morris Island, where you can hunt for fossils, sea shells, and sand dollars.
Join us on our signature dolphin tour for an experience you’re not likely to forget. The tour lasts around two hours and can accommodate up to 18 people. BYOB!
If you want a private tour please check our specialty tour page or you can call or email. We do have a smaller boat for groups up to 6 people.
Dolphin Boat Tour
Family Fun in Charleston SC on Dolphin Cruise
Are you ready for an extraordinary family expedition around the enchanting Folly River in Charleston, SC? If so, we have just the adventure for you! Our unique dolphin tour offers you the chance to immerse yourself in the area’s mesmerizing ecosystem, search for Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, and learn about the local history from our experienced captains.
Folly Beach is a natural haven for these magnificent creatures, which are a joy to witness in their native habitat. But spotting dolphins is just part of the fun. Keep your eyes peeled for the remarkable strand feeding, a dolphin hunting technique exclusive to this part of the world. This rare spectacle is most commonly seen between July and September, adding an extra dash of excitement to your summer tour.
During this two-hour journey, you’ll also get the chance to explore the backwaters and navigate to the historic Morris Island. Here, you can indulge in the fascinating treacherous history of Charleston and its pirates. Our signature dolphin tour can accommodate up to 18 people, making it a fantastic choice for family outings, group adventures, or a special day out with friends. And, to add a personal touch to your trip, you’re welcome to bring your own beverages.
For those seeking a more intimate experience, we offer private tours as well. You can find more information on our specialty tour page or feel free to call or email us for details. We also cater to smaller groups of up to six people with our compact yet comfortable boat.
Set sail with us on a dolphin search adventure around Folly Beach for a truly unforgettable experience. Not only will you get to marvel at the breathtaking natural beauty of the area, but you’ll also come away with newfound knowledge about the rich history and fascinating wildlife of Charleston, SC. There’s no better way to truly appreciate the charm of Folly Beach than by exploring its waters and wildlife. We look forward to welcoming you aboard!