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Private Historic Harbor Tour in Charleston

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US$ 180.00
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    What to Expect
    *** When booking please select one traveler and then you will be able to pick appropriate group size *** Groups shall meet at Shem Creek in Mt. Pleasant at public dock off of Shrimp Boat Lane at 10:00 AM. Captain Bryan shall give quick tutorial on life preserver use and safety habits. A crab trap (season varies) will be dropped upon departure to show the crabbing and fishing history of the area. Boat shall depart and head to 5 different historic sights  (USS Yorktown, Fort Moultrie, Fort Sumter, The Battery (Oyster Point), and Castle Pinckney) and traverse the entirety of the Charleston Harbor. Complimentary drinks and snacks are offered while boat is cruising. Upon return to Shem Creek the crab traps shall be lifted to reveal if any crabs are caught. Captain Bryan will show how to hold and release the blue crabs back into the water.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1313 Shrimp Boat Ln, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464, USA
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Beverages
    • Bottled water
    • Light refreshments
    • Snacks
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    • Private tour
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Popular mentions
    We loved our boat tour with Bryan. He gave us a great history of wartime in Charleston, architecture, the ecosystem, culture of the residents, all while expertly maneuvering his comfortable bay boat. He brought along plenty of delicious snacks, beverages, sunscreen, etc. Book a
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    So glad we booked this tour. So many interesting things to see and Bryan had fascinating bits of info that really added dimension to the history of Charleston. If you’re interested in history, the coastal ecosystem and general Charleston info, definitely book this tour.
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    We took our family on the historic harbor tour. Our boys are 8, 10 and 13 years old. Capt Bryan was excellent! He was full of knowledge about the different sites as well as information about the ecosystem. The kids especially were intrigued by the crab trap he set at the
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    I was in Charleston for my 30th birthday and me and my three friends did Captain Bryan's boat and bar tour. Boy did we have a great time! The boat tour was informative and fun, from learning about the history of the area to catching crabs and seeing dolphins we couldn't of asked
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    Shoo-wee! I tell you what, Cap’n Brian sure knows how to how to show you a heckin’ good time. A buddy and me got ourselves on down for his boat ride tour, and what a boat ride we had! Light snacks, bevvies, wildlife, galore, all polished off with a healthy dose of history
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    Response from CHSLOCALGuide, Owner at Private Historic Harbor Tour in Charleston
    Responded 4 Sep 2018
    Thanks so much for joining! Ya'll be sure to come down and visit again soon and good luck with that Seattle winter! - Capt Bryan
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