The full moon rise near Morris Island is a spectacular sight. This tour heads to Morris Island in time for the sunset and then sticks around for the moon to rise over the ocean.
Sunset Boat Cruise
Duration: 2 hours
Availability: Up to 18 people
- Adult Ages 13+
- Child Under 12 years old
- Infants Under 2 years old
- Private Charter
- Up to 12 people
- Additional person Up to 18
- Extra hour
- Group Rates Available for over 6 people
See the Sunset on the Folly River
Catch the sunset 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
Sunset Boat Tour on the Folly River
Have you ever dreamed of cruising through serene waterways, watching a radiant sunset while dolphins play in the distance? Join us on a journey of exploration through the creeks and marshes behind Folly Beach, where wild Atlantic bottlenose dolphins reside year-round. Our experienced captain will guide you through this breathtaking ecosystem, imparting insights about local history, our famed dolphins, and the care we take to ensure our interactions are safe and respectful for all resident wildlife.
One of the many highlights of this tour includes the chance to witness strand feeding, a unique hunting technique employed by dolphins in this region, typically visible from July through September. As the sun sets, the scenic backwaters transform into a landscape bathed in golden hues, offering a tranquil and utterly mesmerizing backdrop for your adventure.
Beyond the allure of dolphin sightings, your journey will lead you to the historic Morris Island. Our signature dolphin and sunset tour is an experience you won’t easily forget. Lasting around two hours, this memorable adventure can accommodate up to 18 people, making it ideal for family outings, friend gatherings, or even a romantic date night. And to make your experience more personal, it’s BYOB, so bring along your favorite beverage to enjoy as the sun dips below the horizon.
For a more intimate experience, we offer private tours that can be found on our specialty tour page. Or, feel free to call or email us for more details. Smaller groups of up to six people can be comfortably accommodated on our cozy, smaller boat. So, ready to chase the sunset with us on the Folly River? Sign up for our tour today and prepare for a magical evening filled with nature’s wonders, historical gems, and the serene beauty of Charleston, SC’s waterways. Your sunset experience awaits!