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Afternoon Schooner Dolphin Cruise on Charleston Harbor provided by The Schooner Pride

Afternoon Schooner Dolphin Cruise on Charleston Harbor

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Take a break from the bustling mainland and soak up city views from the water on this Charleston Harbor cruise. Choose a departure slot that works for you, then set sail on a classic tall ship. Unwind on board with drinks available to purchase and the option to bring your own snacks aboard.
  • Unwind on board a traditional tall ship on a 2-hour Charleston Harbor cruise
  • Choose a departure time that’s convenient for you
  • See city landmarks, such as Fort Sumter, and look out for local dolphins
  • Complete your experience with a beverage—available to purchase onboard.
Important Information
Departure Point
Schooner Pride | Charleston Tours & Events, 360 Concord St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 2-hour Schooner Sailing Cruise of Charleston Harbor
  • Sail past some of Charleston's top sites such as Fort Sumter
  • See playful Bottle Nose Dolphins racing around the harbor
  • Alcoholic Beverages (available for purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Welcome to bring your own snacks or picnic; however you can not bring your own beverages
  • Guests are welcome to go below deck or stay in the shade of the sails to keep out of the sun
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 47 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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jojoandsister wrote a review Dec 2019
13 contributions2 helpful votes
Took sunset cruise on Schooner Pride with my sister,niece and her husband and son. It was sooooooooooooo nice! We saw the sun set and the moon come up. It was a full moon. We saw dolphins playing in the water. AWESOME! Worth every penny we paid! And would definitely do it
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Date of experience: July 2019
NanDun880 wrote a review Nov 2019
Houston, Texas4 contributions
This was a great trip, unfortunately there was little wind and we had to use the motor. The ship and crew were great!!
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Date of experience: November 2019
klutzWestBend wrote a review Oct 2019
West Bend, Wisconsin568 contributions100 helpful votes
Thanks to a great October day, it was beautiful. No, there was no narration, but we were told that quite a few times before booking. At first it seemed a bit daunting with three young crew members and no place to "hang on," but it was a smooth ride. The crew was very
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Date of experience: October 2019
George L wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution2 helpful votes
My wife and I were on the noon cruise today 10/26. No narration, no problem. We didn’t get within binocular distance of anything worth talking about. Ft. Sumter? Way off in the distance. The Battery? Nope, not to be seen. We sat on the starboard side and spent 95% of the trip
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Date of experience: October 2019
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ianmU7049AF wrote a review Oct 2019
Rye, United Kingdom2 contributions
The schooner was beautiful but we could have done with a narration to describe the various sights. We basically sailed back and forth across the bay half a dozen times on the same trajectory. OK for an hour - pretty boring for the second hour; the scenery didn’t change. No
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Date of experience: October 2019
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By: The Schooner Pride
Must do!
The crew was amazing. My parents and kids loved it. It was so relaxing. The weather and sunset were so mesmerizing
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Training should not be done during a regular cruise!
On this trip two young men were being trained to be shipmates. Training employees should be done on down time, not
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Good cruise, but tricky when charging for beverages.
The cruise was nice, but during the cruise they start letting you choose which beverage you would like to drink. It
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Connie R
Would never give them my money again
Horrible customer service! I booked to sail in April. Obviously they are not sailing. They even admitted they are
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Alea S
A must-do experience in Charleston!
Our sunset cruise was really magical on the Schooner Pride. The captain and staff were top notch and a joy to sail
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Great sunset cruise
The sunset cruise was beautiful, saw some dolphins and enjoyed the cruise. We even got to help raising the sails an
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Great Experience!
Beautiful ship, knowledgeable and friendly crew, overall a very enjoyable way to see the city from a different vant
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Beautiful Trip
We had a wonderful trip Fall19. Staff was amazing, the schooner itself was fun and interesting. Weather was perfect
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Fantastic Experience
We had a great sail with Captain Johnny, Mike and Mark. The crew was very attentive and the weather was gorgeous w
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Schooner Pride
Great night in the harbor. The staff was wonderful and we had great conversations about sailing and Charleston.
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Birthday Celebration
Great way to celebrate a birthday and watch a Charleston sunset. I would enjoy the experience again.
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Very "cool" night on the Schooner more ways than one!
Scheduled the Schooner Sunset Sail weeks before leaving for our visit to Charleston. We watched as the weather rep
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A beautiful day on the water!
A very cool way to see the harbor. There is no narration. If you don’t know Charleston landmarks this may not be
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Afternoon Cruise
we enjoyed our cruise immensely. it was calm quiet and beautiful. the crew was helpful without being annoying. we h
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A great afternoon!
The skilled and relaxed crew took us out on this big, secure schooner to check out some dolphins, cruise the harbor
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