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Plantation River Tours

1950 Wachesaw Rd, Wacca Wache Marina, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6706
+1 843-651-2994
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Very informative, with beautiful scenery.

The plantation tour was quite interesting. There was a very detailed narrative of the plantation... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Wonderful trip and history of the Low Country

This is the second time that we have taken this trip. Once in the Spring and now in the Summer. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colleen R
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“airboat tour” (21 reviews)
“pee dee” (7 reviews)
“rice” (33 reviews)
1950 Wachesaw Rd, Wacca Wache Marina, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6706
+1 843-651-2994
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The plantation tour was quite interesting. There was a very detailed narrative of the plantation system, lifestyle and the economy in the 1800's. the scenery was lovely, If a bit redundant, but that's nature. The only suggestion I have is that the middle seats could...More

Thank sandwort63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time that we have taken this trip. Once in the Spring and now in the Summer. It was nice to return and do it a second time because we picked up information about the area from the guide that we missed...More

Thank Colleen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out of their comtrol, but would like to have seen more wildlife. Got tired of looking at sawgrass. Still worthwhile, but would not want to repeat same tour.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'll start by saying that the tour operator was very informative and the boat captain was pleasant. Now this tour is absolutely worthless. it was close to impossible to hear the tour guide over the sound of the loud engine. I was under the impression...More

Thank Luis R
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This was our first trip for my husband and me on this Plantation River Tour. The guide was extremely well-informed and well-spoken. He was able to provide an excellent overview of the local history and the local ecology. In addition to learning about the rice...More

Thank Eileen D
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This was supposed to be a SIGHTseeing expedition on the water. We were told the boat has a large window-enclosed, air-conditioned cabin to view the SIGHTS. On the day of our cruise it was very hot and humid. The temperature was 97 degrees, with a...More

Thank dj-retired2017
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, we were very disappointed with our tour. We did not do the airboat but chose the other boat option tour. In short it was very boring. It was hard to hear with the sound system and not much to see. Landscape is beautiful but...More

Thank Donna V
Reviewed 14 August 2017

5 of us in our family set off from Myrtle Beach to this excursion. We hit an unbelievable rain storm which caused accidents, traffic and we called the tour company asking them what we should do since the GPS said we would be 5 minutes...More

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Dale P, Public Relations Manager at Plantation River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

On behalf of Plantation River Tours I apologize for your inconvenience. We do our best to supply knowledge of our strict cancellation policy. Sometimes the weather does not work with us and that is beyond our control. With that being said, It has to be...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

We saw alligators and some beautiful birds. The setting was peaceful and gorgeous ... now really a nature preserve with a history of rice cultivation. The history of the place and people was moving ... expertise on rice cultivation shared by people from Sierra Leone,...More

Thank pamelag7152017
Reviewed 3 August 2017

My parents (late 70s) and I spent several hours on this river cruise. The tour guide was incredibly informative and very witty. It was interesting to hear about the extensive history from this part of the South. While we did not see crocodiles, we were...More

Thank Susanne M
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Martha G
29 May 2017|
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Response from Sharen R | Reviewed this property |
According to their website for Plantation River Tours, the prices are as follows: Adults (Ages 13 and Older): $35 Children (Ages 5 - 12): $20 Young Children (Ages 4 and under): FREE Didn't see a group rate, but they do... More
Jill K
30 December 2016|
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Response from Tammy P | Reviewed this property |
I think you should call for dates and times available, especially January - March. Their number is (843) 651-2994.
20 March 2016|
Response from Dale P | Property representative |
Yes, The Waccamaw Lady is. It is a 2 hour tour through some of the rice plantations of Georgetown County.