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Hilton Head Shrimp Trawling Expedition provided by Vagabond Cruise

Hilton Head Shrimp Trawling Expedition

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Important Information
Departure Point
149 Lighthouse Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • A two hour cruise included a shrimp trawl
  • An opportunity to learn about the commercial shrimping, and fishing industry of the low-country
  • The possibility to take some of the catch home with you (not guaranteed)
  • Entry/Admission - Vagabond Cruise
Exclusions
  • This trip doesn't included an entry fee of $6 per vehicle into the Sea Pines Resort
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress comfortably, wear sunscreen on sunny days
  • There is an area for shade, but the Tammy Jane is an open-aired vessel
  • You can choose to participate in sorting through the days catch
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 28 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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cdt6385 wrote a review 8 Jul
Terre Haute, Indiana6 contributions
So unique and something new to try. We originally planned for the 4:00 cruise, but were called and recommended to switch to the 7:00 cruise as that time of day had been more successful. So thankful...much cooler temps later. The staff were great and knowledgeable. We had a
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Lindsey L wrote a review 2 Jul
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Such a fun trip! Started out a little slow (we didn’t realize the trawling part would mean a slow pace) but once we pulled in the nets and got to see the payload it was so fun!! The staff were very knowledgeable and friendly with us and our kids! Very cool and unique!!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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alex g wrote a review Jun 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Beyond impressed with this Adventure! This was such a unique sight seeing experience not only do you experience the great views of multiple islands while being on the water you get the chance to see what kind of sea life actually lives in and around the area. I cant wait to do
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Date of experience: June 2020
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bunnyyoop wrote a review Jun 2020
Bluffton, South Carolina654 contributions141 helpful votes
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My daughter & her family (husband and 4 & 8 year olds) came to visit from Michigan and we thought this sounded very interesting. There were 14 of us passengers, plenty of room for social distancing if we chose. About an hour was spent with the shrimp net in the water trawling.
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Claire Reynes wrote a review Jun 2020
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Capt. Spike, Lauren, and Gabby were awesome! Our group was so much and the guides were fun, knowledgeable, and friendly. It really was a perfect day to end our tour in Hilton Head. We are gonna come back for crabbing. Our experience was very hands-on and the kids were allowed to
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Date of experience: June 2020
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PRIVATE COCKTAIL CRUISE ON MYSTIQUE
Once again, our family enjoyed a great private outing with the Vagabond team. After renting Stars & Stripes for 4t
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388jalisab
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Awesome
Very relaxing! I'm glad they had a snack bar on the boat. It was nice seeing all the dolphins together. Beautiful v
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StilesS14
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Plenty of Dolphins
Beautiful sunset and saw plenty of Dolphins up close! Comfortable boat ride and accommodations as well.
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176lisah
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Super fun!
This was a super fun way to spend a couple of hours. Crew was friendly and the dolphins were amazing. It is price
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278constance
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Amazing
Great to see how shrimp is caught and everything else. We caught and released a shark, string ray, and more.
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tobip488
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Very average. Spend your money elsewhere.
There was very little interaction between crew and passengers. Just a short sail out to a spot. Sat there. Turned a
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garrettc704
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Disappointing
I brought my family to get an experience on a classic racing boat. My teenage kids and wife had heard my stories of
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sharonptravel
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Disappointing
Aboard now on stars and stiles. Sails up but captain just hanging out talking we are pretty much just having in the
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O6971HArachelc
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Great experience
Great outdoor experience. We all enjoyed watching the sunset and listening to fun scientific facts by the man drivi
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s_erbentraut
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Great cruise!
Great relaxing cruise in the harbor, saw plenty of dolphins and great views of Dafuskie Island. I would recommend!
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958likem
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Loved but a few flaws
Had a lot of dolphin sightseeing, but after that kinda got boring. Would like to seen more after dolphins but still
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J7338AWcynthial
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Great Fun even without much wind!
While our very experienced Captain and crew couldn't control the lack of wind, he did make the experience fun anywa
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I992YVstephenr
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Dolphin Watch
We saw a pod of 10-12 dolphins! Also saw some single dolphins and a mother with a baby. The captain was very know
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Meshelle447
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Daufuski Island
We took the excursion to Daufuski Island. The crew of the Vagabond were nice. The captain pointed out interesting t
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Mandm1985
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Wonderful trip and we saw LOTS of dolphins!
Fantastic crew and we saw dolphins within a few minutes! Captain Justin was fun and the crew were very professiona
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Key Details
  • Vagabond Cruise, Harbour Town Lighthouse
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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