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Southport Fun Tours

203 E Bay St, Southport, NC 28461-3910
+1 910-713-3373
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Fun Tour with Great Guide!

We came to Southport as part of a tour of several towns where films were made so this tour was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chelsie726
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Fun Tour!!

I took this tour this morning - very impressed with Dan's presentation and wealth of knowledge... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chris V
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Southport, North Carolina
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Entertaining tour of Southport's historic waterfront district in an open-air electric tram. History, culture, shops and restaurants, movie locations. And lots of fun!
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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203 E Bay St, Southport, NC 28461-3910
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+1 910-713-3373
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Reviewed yesterday

We came to Southport as part of a tour of several towns where films were made so this tour was basically made for us. Rev was great and was so much fun! We enjoyed all of the knowledge he had, his sense of humor, and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took this tour this morning - very impressed with Dan's presentation and wealth of knowledge about Southport. I left with a better understanding about Southport's past and recent history. He drove us around the town, stopping at various sites of interest. Very entertaining, informative,...More

1  Thank Chris V
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review! See you next time.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Toured the historic area of Southport in open air electric car. Guide was humorous and very informative. A most enjoyable way to learn and I was surprised about all the movies made there. 45 minute ride for $10. Call for a reservation.

Thank clarasmith113
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks!

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We've lived in area for 11 years and finally took this tour to show a friend Southport. We learned a lot!! It was great and we will use it again to entertain visitors.

Thank RAS423
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks! I look forward to seeing you and your guests again.

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Great fun to learn about the area with a guy who has a fun sense of humor and is flexible enough with his itinerary to show special sights along the way. Great time!

Thank Paul L
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thanks, enjoyed having you!

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 8 ladies. We all enjoyed the tour. Fun way to see a lot and hear interesting info about Southport. Nice shady ride. Definitely a must!!!!

Thank Charlottelee1414
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thanks!

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Took this tour with friends on Memorial Day Saturday It was a blast. We always try to take advantage of these tours when we visit a new place and this was one of the best we have been on. Our guide was so knowledgeable &...More

Thank Linda P
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you so much. I enjoyed showing you our town:)

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Over the many years traveling, we have learned many lessons. First - Always take a tour first. Second - Smaller group tours are the best. Most are run by guides who actually live there, so easy to ask questions. Third - humor is always a...More

1  Thank wishuponadish
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you for the thoughtful review. We do love Southport--not only is it a great place to visit, it's a great place to live!

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I loved the tour, fabulous tour guide. Very entertaining and knowledgable about the history of Southport. I will definitely do this again on the next visit just to hear it all one more time! Very worthwhile !!

Thank Jennifer S
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DanielSFT, Owner at Southport Fun Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you so much!! See you next time!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Nice to ride around Southport and learn the history of this town. Even for residents,, there is something new to find out about. Great idea for visiting quests or relatives.

Thank PattiJ5
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shari h
27 June 2018|
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Response from Paul L | Reviewed this property |
The number for Southport Fun Tours is 910-713-3373. Hope you can book a tour! It's so fun!
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karduff
20 April 2018|
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Response from DanielSFT | Property representative |
Adult $10, children under 12 $5
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SueWagner
3 March 2018|
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Response from DanielSFT | Property representative |
Thank you inkandpearls for answering--I didn't see the question!
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