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Outside Hilton Head

#5 of 75 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Hilton Head Features Animals
Plaza at Shelter Cove, Suite H, Hilton Head, SC 29928
+1 800-686-6996
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Great kayak tour

We had a great kayak tour with Zoe Wade as our guide. We saw dolphin, several variety of birds, a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom S
via mobile
Great Family Fun

Our family visited a private island where we were able to picnic, explore, kayak, paddleboard... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York
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For 35 years, Outside Hilton Head has been providing fun and memorable outdoor activities to Hilton Head Island residents and visitors. Outside Hilton Head is Hilton Head's premiere outdoor outfitter. In addition to providing a multitude of excellent programs 365 days of the year, Outside Hilton Head has a retail shop loaded with everything you need for your adventure. Programs include guided Kayak Tours, Kayak Fishing, boat based Dolphin Tours, Charter Fishing, Boat Charters and Rentals, tours of historic Daufuskie Island, and Teambuilding. Facilities include the private and serene Page Island . We specialize in designing custom adventures to suit your interests! The staff at Outside Hilton Head is made up of experienced, knowledgeable and personable retail associates, reservationists, interpretive nature guides and USCG licensed Captains.
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Plaza at Shelter Cove, Suite H, Hilton Head, SC 29928
+1 800-686-6996

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great kayak tour with Zoe Wade as our guide. We saw dolphin, several variety of birds, a stingray, crabs, and even a manatee. A few shrimp even jumped in our boats. Zoe was great and pointed out several aspects of the ecology...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family visited a private island where we were able to picnic, explore, kayak, paddleboard, fish, tube, swim and various other activities. Our group consisted of adults and young children from the ages of 1 - 14. Everyone had a wonderful time with the expert...More

Thank Roepap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and 7 year old granddaughter had the most wonderful kayaking experience - seeing shrimp, dolphins, roseate spoonbills and all the wonders of the Lowcountry. While we are locals, there is always something new to discover and we have always been delighted with Outside...More

1  Thank PCapriottiMartin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a 8 am guide kayak tour. There must of been some issue with who our original tour guide was supposed to be as we waited for about 15 - 20 Mins and then a different tour guide came over. We still did the...More

Thank Janice F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tonight we did the moonlight kayak tour from 8-10pm with Taylor Johnson as our guide and it was one of the cooler experiences we have had in Hilton Head. It was a small group of about 10 people . Our guide peppered our tour with...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I did the 2 Hour Guided Kayak tour this morning. It was my first time and I was a bit nervous. Our guide Zoe was very informative, helpful, and quite patient with me learning how to paddle. Saw dolphins and learned about...More

1  Thank MelRay2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did the 5 hour custom outing with 1 adult and 4 kids age 9-16...specified dolphin watching, private island, beach combing and tubing...kids had a blast and variety of activities was perfect...tried stand up paddle boarding and loved tubing...great shells at sandbar...saw 10+ dolphins, 2 sea...More

1  Thank jmcpher687
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I choose one new activity each year we visit Hilton Head. This year we chose the history and cultural tour of Dafuskie Island offered by Outside Hilton Head. While not cheap ($80) a person, it was worth it. We chose the 8:00am...More

1  Thank Meby C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Alexa was amazing! We had a blast. We saw manatees and they swam right up to us! They wouldn't hurt you or flip your board, they were awfully sweet! The guide was awesome, we feel like pros thanks to Alexa!

1  Thank Michele S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very informative and relaxing tour. Guide was very knowledgeable about the area. She was patient with beginner kayakers and tour went smoothly. Saw Dolphins up close, which is always cool.

1  Thank proseed
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18 January 2017|
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Response from Outside_Hilton_Head | Property representative |
The type of boat used is determined by the size of your group: Up to 6 people- 21'Deck Boat 7-12 people- 24' custom designed Carolina Skiff 13-15 people- 26' C- Hawk All of the boats can be viewed on our website. Click the... More
16 September 2016|
Response from Jennifer A | Reviewed this property |
Outside Hilton Head Outfitters may offer it; they have loads to offer for the outdoors person. 800-686-6996
Regina K
8 August 2015|
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Response from Brittani A | Reviewed this property |
There aren't whales in this part, but you are guaranteed to see dolphin and an amazing amount of other sea life! Best of luck :)