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34 Ways to #ExploreCharleston on the Water

34 Ways to #ExploreCharleston on the Water

Adventure awaits! Disembark from your busy schedule and set sail in Charleston Harbor, kayak alongside dolphins on Shem Creek or cast your line from the Folly Beach pier. Whether grabbing the family for a fun daytime excursion or getting all dolled up for an evening cruise, there’s a boat waiting for you in our harbor and endless opportunities to explore on the water in Charleston! Scroll on for our favorite ways to explore.

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Schooner Pride

Fort Sumter Tours

Charleston Water Taxi

Charleston Sailing Adventures

Charleston Sailing Charters

Shem Creek Tours

Harborview Charters

Speedboat Adventures Charleston

Aqua Safaris


Coastal Expeditions

Nature Adventures

Charleston Outdoor Adventures

Sandlapper Water Tours

Flipper Finders

Barrier Island Eco Tours

Tideline Tours

Charleston SUP Safaris

Breakthrough Paddle Co.


RedFin Charters

Therapy Fishing Charters


SpiritLine Cruises

Charleston Harbor Tours

Fleet Landing

Charleston Crab House

Tavern & Table

Red’s Ice House

Saltwater Cowboys


Pier 101

Charleston Harbor Fish House

Morgan Creek Grill

Shem Creek Bar & Grill

The Atlantic Room

The Ocean Room