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Charleston SUP Safaris

83 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
+1 843-817-7877
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Awesome Family Adventure

My husband and I and our two daughters (14 and 11) had a wonderful Morning Dolphin Tour with Powers... read more

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deborahthompson1
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Columbus, Ohio
Midday Tour

SUP Safari was more like Dolphin Safari! I think we saw six during our excursion. While not an... read more

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Erin H
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Charleston SUP Safaris has been voted the Best Stand-Up Paddle company in Charleston for three years. Learn how to paddleboard with the experts on the beautiful Folly River and let us guide you through the local ecosystem and wildlife. We offer Stand-Up Paddleboard eco-safari tours, river and surf lessons, rentals, SUP yoga, fitness, paddleboard sales, and summer camps. Charleston SUP Safaris specializes in large groups, family outings, bachelor or bachelorette parties, corporate team building events, and special occasions. Stop by our newly renovated shop conveniently located at 83 Center St. and our professionally certified guides will get you outfitted with Bounce paddleboards and carbon fiber paddles. So simple, no experience needed, and fun for the whole family. Locally owned with a combined 60 years experience on the water. Our passion and sole focus is paddleboarding. Before your trip, our professional guides conduct proper ground school instruction and in-water paddle training, ensuring safe, fun, and exciting trips. Visit our website to book your SUP Safari.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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83 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I and our two daughters (14 and 11) had a wonderful Morning Dolphin Tour with Powers and Big John, both of whom were wonderful guides. All four of us had fun and were able to eventually master paddle boarding in a short...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

SUP Safari was more like Dolphin Safari! I think we saw six during our excursion. While not an expert SUPer, our guide, Powers, reminded us of the basics before we set out. He was friendly and informative about the wildlife and geography and ecosystem of...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I, first-time paddle-boarders, signed up for the 2-hour Dolphin Safari. Eric was our guide, and he was awesome. Not only did he know everything (and I mean EVERYTHING) about the Folly River's ecosystem, he also spouted off some very interesting facts about...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The quick pre-training was great. Eric and Big John were attentive and personable. As a first timer, I felt comfortable and had a great time. Would definitely go again and would highly recommend to anyone!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The tour began with 15 minutes of off-shore training, great instruction for beginners and reminder for intermediates. We had our 11 year-old who had never been on a SUP. She struggled at first with the paddling but our awesome instructor, Eric, was gracious enough to...More

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