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Sunset Cruise on the Charleston Harbor

Highlights
  • Sunset catamaran cruise on the Charleston Harbor eases you into the evening

  • Catch sight of the Charleston skyline, Fort Sumter, the Battery, and more
  • Snap photos of the city and sunset from the boat deck
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Sunset Cruise on the Charleston Harbor
From US$35.00
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7:00pm Sunset CruiseMost Popular
Experience this 7:00pm Sunset Cruise of the Charleston harbor and surrounding waterways aboard our 45-foot USCG certified power catamaran.
US$35.00
6:30pm Sunset Cruise
Experience this 6:30pm Sunset Cruise of the Charleston harbor and surrounding waterways aboard our 45-foot USCG certified power catamaran.
US$35.00
6:00pm Sunset Cruise
Experience this 6:00pm Sunset Cruise of the Charleston harbor and surrounding waterways aboard our 45-foot USCG certified power catamaran.
US$35.00
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Overview
This Charleston sunset cruise lets you admire unobstructed coastal views you would otherwise miss if only exploring by land. See Fort Sumter, the Battery, and more as you relax on board a premium catamaran. Keep your camera ready for an unbeatable view of the sunset before you return to shore.
What to Expect
Arrive early to meet your crew and check in at the Charleston Maritime Center, located in downtown Charleston. After a quick safety briefing, set sail on the Charleston Harbor.

Cruise under the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge and past scenic shoreline covered with sweetgrass. Grab a drink (own expense) and relax on deck as you admire views of Fort Moultrie, Fort Sumter, the Battery, and more. Panoramic views provide plenty of photo opportunities—especially during sunset.

Though this isn’t a narrated tour, crewmembers can chat with you about the sights as you pass and answer any questions.

Finish your tour back at the Maritime center, close to bars, restaurants, and cafes where you may continue your evening.
Write a ReviewReviews (52)

1 - 5 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
What a way to Celebrate the end of the day!!!!

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed this cruise. The Captain and the first mate were knowledgeable and made the trip fun. Well worth the time and money. A good way to see areas of the city from the water.

Thank Sherri B
Boykin123, Owner at Sandlapper Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are happy you enjoyed it! We hope to see you again in the Future! Thanks, Captain Bryan Sandlapper Tours

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing Sunsets

The sunset cruise was great. Ali was our first mate and she was very enjoyable to listen to. Lots of stories and things to tell us about Charleston and the harbor area. she was also the bartender. Wine/beer is sold for $6 and then you...More

1  Thank Kristi F
Boykin123, Owner at Sandlapper Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are happy that y'all enjoyed it! We hope to see you again in the future! Thanks, Captain Bryan Sandlapper Tours

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile
Great way to see Harbor

This cruise well worth taking. Crystal and captain Jeff were excellent guides and hosts. Great music, cash bar, dolphins and the most amazing sunset I have seen in quite some time. 2 hours cruising the harbor with summer breezes. Thanks for a great night

1  Thank dburns2513
Boykin123, Owner at Sandlapper Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy you enjoyed your sunset cruise. What awesome pictures! Thanks for letting us check them out! We hope to see y'all again in the future! Thanks, Captain Bryan Sandlapper Tours

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Awesome!

Took the sunset on July 31st. Gorgeous sites and well worth the money, staff was funnny and had a huge amount of knowledge about local history, Will do it again for sure.

Thank sbarrett0771
Reviewed 22 July 2018
Relaxing and fun sunset cruise

We went as a family of three. It was fun and relaxing...and romantic for my husband and I. We enjoyed gorgeous views, fun and informative guides and a continuous cool breeze that gave us a cool reprieve to the hot and humid weather. We'll definitely...More

Thank letsgovacay
Boykin123, Owner at Sandlapper Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed yourselves! We hope to see you again in the future! Thanks! Captain Bryan

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