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Take the wheel and become the captain! Fully narrated tour for 13 miles through the world famous Charleston Harbor. You will have a once in a lifetime view of the Battery, USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier, Arthur Ravenel Jr Bridge, the downtown...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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56 Ashley Point Dr, Ripley Light Marina, Charleston, SC 29407-7553
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+1 843-800-6003
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All reviews super fun charleston harbor choppy water highly recommend this activity ashley river wonderful guide lots of fun highlight of our trip all ages blast safety yorktown passengers tour
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was awesome ! Shows the main points of Charleston from a aquatic view. The tour will not disappoint ! Book Now !

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really great way to see Charleston. I took my son for his birthday and we both had a blast. Good mix of history, sightseeing and fun.

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Thank harffjohn1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Graham was an awesome host! Weather started to get a bit choppy on the water so we explored a different area of the Harbor & saw dolphins! I will def do it again!

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Thank Navigator658274
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Graham and Charleston Speedboat Adventures are excellent! As a local, I've participated in almost every tour available and this one by far is my favorite. It's a fantastic opportunity to see the city from a different perspective and have a lot of fun doing so!

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Thank anhoward101
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Guided by Graham and Frank, we had a great time. Graham peppered us with some history as we toured several spots on the harbor. Very easygoing, follow the instructions and you will fare well. We cruised past several Charleston landmarks, the USS Yorktown museum, The...More

Thank Russell W
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We travelled with another couple so we each had our own boat. What a great way to see the homes and surrounding of the Ashley River from the water. Graham was a lot of fun and very helpful. Worth the price for a memorable little...More

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Thank John F
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Great was to see the harbor while doing something a little different. The boats are easy to handle and fun to drive. Highly recommended.More

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Thank SN7131
Graham J, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hi there! Thanks a lot for leaving this review. We meet so many fantastic people from Trip Advisor. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your tour and I really appreciate the note about the boats. They are my babies and I spend a lot...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing experience. We had so much fun. I've never captianed a water vessel, but Graham was a fantastic tour guide and gave great instruction. I would recommend to anyone looking for a water adventure.More

Thank Ryan B
Graham J, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hey Ryan, You did so great, I had no idea you had never driven a boat before. I am so happy that you guys had such a great time. Thank you so much for coming on the tour and for leaving such a nice review,...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We had an absolutely amazing time! Graham was very knowledgeable and an excellent guide. When we got up speed, I couldn't stop laughing from the fun. My husband and I said we would do this again in a heartbeat if we ever go back to...More

Thank Celine B
Graham J, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hey Celine! I really hope you do come back to Charleston and when you do, you better give us a call. Your laughing comment was etched on my mind, I was so happy to see you left it in your review. Your business and the...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

Was an awesome experience!! Had an 11 and 13 yr old in the boat with me. Boat got up on plane and pretty fast. Would have stayed out another 2 hrs if possible!More

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Thank Donna G
Graham J, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hi Donna, If you asked, we could have just kept going! Haha! Seriously if you are in Charleston again, please give us a call and we can go a different way as there is so much to see of Charleston from the water. When we...More

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Theresa K
1 August 2018|
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Response from clboone | Property representative |
Hi Theresa! The tour guide is in his own boat and leads you about 13 miles around the bay. Each boat has a speaker so you can hear the live narration. We hope to see you soon!
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portiamackinnon
31 January 2018|
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Response from Graham J | Property representative |
There must be a licensed driver in every boat. Thanks!
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