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Vagabond Cruise

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149 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7207
+1 843-363-9026
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We had a good time! Very friendly and informative and yes, we saw dolphins. I took my 12 year old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great way to sit back and relax

We ended our daily activities with the sunset dolphin cruise and absolutely loved it! The price of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tracy C
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Vagabond Cruise is Hilton Head Island's original sightseeing & excursion cruise operator located below the Lighthouse in world-famous Harbour Town since 1968. From dolphins to dinner, Savannah to sailing Vagabond has the cruise for you! Public trips and private charters are available year-round. We hope to welcome you aboard soon!
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  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
149 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7207
+1 843-363-9026

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a good time! Very friendly and informative and yes, we saw dolphins. I took my 12 year old son and 8 year old daughter.

Thank JulieTimberlake
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ended our daily activities with the sunset dolphin cruise and absolutely loved it! The price of $29.95/per person was very reasonable for the 90 minute tour. We saw several dolphins and the captain provided lots of information about the dolphins and history of the...More

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Learn how to pop heads off of shrimp with the " one hand" method ! Captain Spike carefully guided our small group out on the Calibogue Sound near Daufuski Island. Skipper mate Matt was friendly and enthusiastic about our new adventure on the water. Informative,...More

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views were magnificent. The crew was laid back and knowledgeable. By far the highlight of our vacation and well worth the money!

Thank amabooknerd
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Took the shrimping excursion with family. Very informative, fun being on the water. Did not have a huge catch, but saw quite a few specimens besides shrimp. Great time with all on the boat.

Thank awaywego117
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Our family of four took the shrimping excursion tour with Vagabond and had an amazing time! Nick was our guide for all things aquatic and was fantastic at explaining the process of how he caught shrimp as well as anything else our two sons (5...More

1  Thank Chris Y
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Hot day we went and had a nice little boat ride. Saw Dolphins right away and didnt really move to much from there. Watched them for about 30-40 minutes but they were in shallow ground we did couldnt get super close. Not alot of shade...More

Thank PhatPatW
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Visiting Hilton Head decided to take this day cruise to SavannahTrip there was good. Had coffee and a snack 90 minute trip. Arrived in Savannah around 1045. Boarded the tram for s 90 minute tour of the old city. Not much left. Historical yes but...More

Thank hopeneverquits
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We choose the dinner, fireworks cruise. Staff was wonderful. The food was very good. We enjoyed the cruise. We were able to see dolphins and beautiful homes in the harbor. My only complaint would be the fireworks display. We were on the last fireworks cruise...More

Thank depslp
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Captain Peter Owens, Laura and Kyle were fun, friendly, knowledgable, and a great crew, The Stars & Stripes sailboat tour is full sail for 90 mins with lots of local information about HHI! Beverages available onboard for purchase. A fun, safe family outing!

1  Thank SassyLassie23
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4 June 2017|
Response from TValant | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. The staff was very accommodating, I'm sure they would make you something ;-)
22 May 2017|
Response from VagabondCruise | Property representative |
Hello! Hope you're doing great! The Vagabond is wheelchair accessible as it has a ramp for boarding. Feel free to call us so we can discuss options with you! 8433639026 We look forward to welcoming you aboard!
16 May 2017|
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Response from Beth G | Reviewed this property |
we went at 2 and saw many dolphins including a mom and her newborn