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Surf Tours of Southport

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I stop for you to take pictures, invite questions and have conversation! 50-55 min tour... I specialize in private/semi-private tours customized for your interests. I take 1-5 passengers covering Movie an TV film locations, History, Light Houses...more
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203 E Bay St, Southport, NC 28461-3910
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

While visiting Southport for a few days my husband and I took a walk around the harbor and decided to take Steves Surf tour. Steve had a good knowledge of the history of this area. Several movies and TV shows have been made here. Steve...More

Thank bljh2014
Steve55x, Manager at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thanks for choosing Surf Tours and I appreciate your writing a review! Glad you felt it was a good value. Same price for 5 years! I visited New Orleans, Nashville, San Antonio and Seattle areas this past year and no such thing as a $10...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018

We visit Southport, NC (Smithville as we learned on this tour) several times a year since the 90's and on our last visit in April (2018) we saw several cozy tours going through the town on golf carts that can handle 5 or so people...More

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Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thank you so much Nora! I greatly appreciate your taking time to first research my tour, return to take it, and write a detailed review! MANY THANKS!!!! I ask questions at the start to customize tours to suit individual preferences and your group got "the...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great way to learn something about Southport. Though there are museums, etc., this is a fun way to see the area and addtionally learn about more contemporary topics like local movie and TV productions -- think Safe Haven and Under the Dome.

Thank WorldsBestReviewer
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks WBR! Glad you enjoyed your visit to Southport and special thanks for writing a review! I appreciate it! Steve

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We caught the last tour of the day, Steve is full of facts, great on history, great on movie and tv anecdotes in and around Southport. Great introduction to the town, great way to spend an hour!

Thank CorbsinVa
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you so very much for "Surfing Around Town" with me! And BIG THANKS also for contributing a review. I really appreciate it! Steve

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We drove to Southport and not knowing what to expect we took Steve’s tour and were so glad we did. You ride in a golf cart with a surfboard on top. Steve was very knowledgeable and asked us what were our interests and told us...More

Thank linna1
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Dear linna1, Thanks for taking the time to post a review! Glad your recognized that I ask about my guests interests as I try to customize each tour for my guests. I can only carry small groups so I can do that. My tours are...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed Steve’s tour of Southport today. He is very entertaining and knowledgeable about the history of Southport, from its role in the Civil War to its place in the movie and tv history. We highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Southport.

Thank rfswisher
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thanks for writing a review rfswisher! And glad you enjoyed surfing around Southport with me on Surf Tours of Southport! Regards, Steve

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I have been to Southport many times but this was the first time I took one of the golf cart tours. I learned so much and Steve was very entertaining. I would highly recommend him!

Thank Librarianwithkids
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Hi Librarianwithkids! Glad you enjoyed! I am very pleased you shared your experience in taking the time to review so others could read your recent experience! BIG THANKS!!! Steve

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

What an informative & interesting tour. Steve is very personable and gives an hour-long tour of the views, history & movie sites of Southport. We would definitely do this tour again. Relaxing, enjoyable ... highly recommend.

Thank BeachBlum2018
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thank you for taking Surf Tours and glad you enjoyed enough to do it again! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. Steve

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Steve was an excellent guide and took us around the town explaining the history and showing the sights. Thoroughly recommended and good value.

Thank rogdolphin
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thanks for choosing Surf Tours of Southport and "surfing around town" with me. I'm now in my 5th year enjoying tours and still for the same price. Thanks again for taking my tour and special thanks for writing a review. Steve

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Very informative and really made the trip to Southport better than we could have imagined. Steve is the man!

Thank asmith106
Steve55x, Owner at Surf Tours of Southport, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thanks for the review! Glad you enjoyed Coastal Livings "Happiest Seaside Town". Come again! Steve

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Response from Steve55x | Property representative |
July 2017, Adults are $10 children 12 and under are $5. My rates have been the same since I started 4 years ago. Please be aware children need to be 40lbs or more. I cannot take infants in child seats due to State of NC... More
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