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Let us share the beautiful low country from the water with a personal cruising experience! Book a private trip onboard our 6 people Deck Boat “it’s aboat time”! Rates as low as $400 for 3 hours. Maximum 6 people. Detailed rates below. Please allow 24 hour advance notice so we may prepare for your experience. Rates: • 2 Hour Trip - $280 • 3 Hour Trip - $400 • 4 Hour Trip - $525 • 5 Hour Trip - $625 • 6 Hour Trip - $750 • 8 Hour Trip - $1000 What You Can Expect: Climb aboard with our experienced Captains and enjoy the sites while cruising comfortably on our deck boat, “it’s aboat time”. The Charleston Harbor offers many opportunities to have fun in the sun, swim, collect seashells and sharks teeth, view historic sites, and more. Experience the picturesque views of the Charleston Battery, the aircraft carrier Yorktown, Shute’s Folly, Fort Sumter, the Morris Island Lighthouse, the Ravenel Bridge, and more. Enjoy a sunset cruise, lunch, or dinner restaurants from the water with many options to choose from while surrounded by abundant birdlife and a possible dolphin sighting. We aren’t a shuttle service. We will be on hand for the entire cruise so let us know what you want as your guide to beautiful memories and let us make it happen. Tour Options: • Charleston Harbor Enjoy a slow and leisurely cruise around the Charleston harbor taking in the historic views from the water. The Charleston Battery is a landmark defensive seawall and promenade in Charleston. Named for a civil-war coastal defense artillery battery at the site, it stretches along the lower shores of the Charleston peninsula, bordered by the Ashley and Cooper Rivers which meet here to form the Charleston harbor. • The Arthur Ravenel Jr Bridge The Arthur Ravenel Jr Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge over the Cooper River connecting downtown to Mount Pleasant. It opened in 2005 replacing two obsolete cantilever truss bridges. The view of the bridge from the water especially at night is spectacular. • Morris Island Morris Island is an 840-acre uninhabited island in the Charleston Harbor, accessible only by boat. The island lies in the outer reaches of the harbor and was thus a strategic location in the American Civil War. Many people enjoy visiting the island to hunt for sea shells, sharks teeth and possibly uncover civil war artifacts. It is also well know for its red and white striped light house that serves as a beautiful backdrop for pictures. • Lunch or Dinner Cruise Lunch or Dinner Cruise options are plentiful with boat access to California Dreaming on Ashley River, Charleston Crab House on the Wapoo River, Wando River Grill on the Wando River and several options on Shem Creek in Mount Pleasant. Enjoy a cruise on the water and no hassle access to a great meal from the water’s edge. Reservations recommended. Price of meal not included. • Sunset Cruise Sunset Cruise is a very popular option that offers an opportunity to soak in the beautiful Charleston horizon drenched in orange, pink and yellow hues. Enjoy a relaxing end to the day floating across the picturesque Charleston Harbor as the sun fades and the moon and stars appear. • Bachelorette celebrations Charleston is a popular destination for Bachelor and Bachelorette celebrations. What better way to make memories and capture them with photos from the boat. Bocce ball on the beach, swimming, sunbathing and great access to bars from the water. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
Captain Barney and Captain Rachel are an all star team! We had the absolute best time with them, seeing dolphins, learning the CHS history and cruising the open waters. Truly cannot recommend them and their boat enough! Don’t think, just book! You’ll have the best time!
Captain Barney was absolutely phenomenal! We booked this boat ride as part of a bachelorette trip and he was very accommodating throughout the trip, he thought of EVERYTHING for the ride and more. He was full of historical facts of the places we either stopped at or went by on the boat, which was perfect for our history loving bride. Captain Barney was a gentleman and we will definitely book with him again when we are back in town! THANK YOU CAPTAIN BARNEY!
Captain Barney and Captain Rachel were phenomenal! Our boat trip was the perfect addition to my sister's bachelorette weekend. Captain Barney was knowledgeable of the area and took us to some beautiful locations-- we even got to take a dip! Best of all, he was fantastic at capturing the moment with tons of photos. I highly recommend!
Captain Barney and Rachel were perfect hosts. I booked their boat for my sisters birthday with some of my friends and they were extremely fun and helpful. They tailored our experience to exactly what we wanted, the perfect balance of conversation and space. The entire experience was awesome. Will definitely be contacting them to book again!!
Captain Barney’s communications were quick and thorough. He made adjustments to pick us up at a nearby landing. My friend Michelle said that the boat ride has been the highlight of her visit thus far. Stopping to watch the dolphins play was amazing and viewing Charleston from the water is breathtaking. The Captain’s passion for history and love of the area is contagious! I highly recommended spending time on the water with Captain Barney.
We offer a unique inshore cruising experience exploring the historic waterways of the Low Country. Climb aboard with Captain Barney and Captain Rachel and enjoy the sites while cruising comfortably on our deck boat, “it’s aboat time”.
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
Full refund up to 2 days prior.
We pick up at most public boat landings and some water access restaurants. Please be sure to indicate your pick up preference. Children 3 years and older. No pets please. BYOB (Bring your own beverages). Water will be available. Bring sunscreen and a towel. Boat is equipped with a bimini top for shade if necessary. Should foul weather occur, we will attempt to reschedule your charter. Weather-related cancellations are fully refundable. Cancellations with less than 24 hours notice, the charter fee will not be refunded.