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18 Ways to Go Wild With Animal Encounters in Charleston

18 Ways to Go Wild With Animal Encounters in Charleston

Kayak alongside your favorite flippered friends with Coastal Expeditions, observe an endangered Peregrine Falcon take flight at the Center for Birds of Prey, come fingers to fins with bonnethead sharks at the South Carolina Aquarium, or picnic on the vast grounds of Middleton Place as a furry flock of sheep graze nearby. There’s so much to explore when you step outdoors in Charleston! See all of the creatures that call our rich estuaries and barrier islands home with Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, Nature Adventures, Charleston Outdoor Adventures, Sandlapper Water Tours, Ahoy! Tideline Tours, Aqua Safaris, Inc., Barrier Island Eco Tours, Old South Carriage Co., Palmetto Carriage Works, Carolina Polo & Carriage Company, Charleston Carriage Works, Classic Carriage Works, Caw Caw Interpretive Center, and Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site.

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