Dolphin & whale watching in Hilton Head

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Dolphin & Whale Watching in Hilton Head

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  • Jason T
    7 contributions
    We had the most amazing time ever seen many dolphins excluding a pregnant dolphin baby dolphin and they were doing tricks and flips showing off for us both women were amazing that ran the trip explaining all the places around us we loved it
    Written 18 November 2022
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  • Charles G
    Louisville, KY2 contributions
    Fun cruise! We have done several of these with other tour companies and this one was the best so far - we saw so many dolphins swimming and playing. Nice boat - plenty of room. They also snap a picture of you upon boarding and offer it for purchase if you like. Will definitely use this tour company again in the future.
    Written 30 November 2022
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  • kmcologna
    Roseville, CA4 contributions
    Family of four with two teens enjoyed this sunset sail. Captain Paul and First Mate David were fun and informative. We felt safe with them at the helm. They taught us about the area and marine animals along our journey and even let us pull the ropes for the sails. They adapted well to our interests and provided a very enjoyable afternoon ensuring our comfort. Highly recommend this company to take you and your friends and family on to the water.
    Written 27 November 2022
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  • Bob S
    1 contribution
    We enjoyed the peaceful sailing around the sound. It was a beautiful, sunny day with a low wind. The Captain and crew were friendly & entertaining, regaling us with stories and history of the area. We didn't see any dolphins on this trip, but more likely due to the approaching storm (Ian). We'll definitely return for another trip.
    Written 4 October 2022
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  • Nicole K
    2 contributions
    We extended to 3 hrs plus a boat meet us for 2 hrs of tubing. Awesome!!! Those who didn't tube chilled on the other boat to swim and relax. Great. Would even recommend longer. 4 hr boat plus 3 hr tubing if large group. We were 9.
    Written 5 July 2022
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  • Ann G
    1 contribution
    Great boat ride. Lots of starfish on the disappearing island. Did not see too many dolphins. However, we were there late in the season. My wife has MS, and the crew did a great job assisting her on and off the boat so she could enjoy the island. A very enjoyable experience.
    Written 29 September 2022
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  • deecee727
    New York186 contributions
    Captain Trent was amazing. Friendly, informative and professional. He knew exactly where to find many dolphins, an unbelievable view of sunset and he shared island history as well.
    He also drove that beautiful boat exactly as we had hoped, fun and fast.
    The boat was immaculate, soda and water was provided, along with souvenir cups! I highly recommend this boat tour and will do it again!
    Written 12 October 2021
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  • Gay O
    Odessa, DE3 contributions
    Great day on the water .. saw lots of dolphins .. landmarks and learned about local fisheries … we all enjoyed our time w Paul… we will be back!
    Written 9 August 2022
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  • Jonathan D
    Lexington, SC2 contributions
    We went shark fishing and had a great experience. We caught several species of sharks up to 3 feet(inshore trip). The Captain was Knowledgeable and fun!
    Written 20 October 2020
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  • Ruth P
    Charlotte8 contributions
    Great time . Saw dolphins. Fun captain and first mate. Learned a great deal about dolphins. No manatees. Smooth, covered boat.
    Written 22 June 2021
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  • Leisurenomad2
    Breckenridge, CO60 contributions
    We thoroughly enjoyed this cruise on the Vagabond with Captain Justin! We had 6 adults and 5 kids and no problem finding good seats with great views of the dolphins.
    There were several pods on the afternoon cruise and Justin’s explanations of the tides, ecosystem, types of dolphins, were excellent. He spoke slowly so everyone could understand and the sound system was good.
    Thank you for such a nice afternoon!
    Written 25 November 2022
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