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Hilton Head Island: Sunset Dolphin Cruise

4.5 / 5

88 reviews

Hilton Head Island: Sunset Dolphin Cruise

From £36.09 per person

Hop aboard a comfortable boat for a sunset cruise to spot dolphins in their natural habitat. The cruise offers incredible views of Hilton Head Island, with dolphin sightings guaranteed. Learn about these beautiful creatures from your expert captain.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Enjoy a fantastic nature cruise with guaranteed dolphin sightings
  • Listen to live narration by an expert naturalist captain
  • Watch the sun slip over the horizon as you admire the scenery
Full description
Sail towards the open ocean in search of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins on an amazing sightseeing cruise. After seeing these animals in open water, travel to Daufuskie Island and up Bull Creek to Dolphin Hole to watch the setting sun. Admire the incredible landscape of salt estuaries at sunset. Listen to live commentary from your expert captain, and ask the crew any questions you might have. Beer, wine, snacks, and drinks are available for purchase throughout the trip.
  • Sunset cruise
  • Guaranteed dolphin sightings
  • Captain
  • Food and drinks (available for purchase)
  • Sea Pines Resort vehicle entry fee
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Please arrive at the local partner’s office 45 minutes before your cruise departure time for check-in. The office is located just below the Harbour Town Lighthouse. Parking is limited during the afternoon hours, so make sure to arrive early. Boarding starts 30 minutes before departure.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Cooler

Know before you go

  • If you are staying outside of the Sea Pines Resort, there is a $9 fee (cash only) per vehicle entering the resort.
  • This pass allows access to the resort for an entire day.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 88 reviews

Review summary

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You can't help but love the views from the boat! Yes, we saw dolphins and yes, saw a wonderful sunset! The only negative was that there was a lot of sitting in one spot for a while and then another spot. Would have been more enjoyable had we been moving the entire time. Grandkids enjoyed it!

25 October 2021

Nice evening. Staff friendly. Other cruisers friendly. Getting to location not well marked. Need accommodations for disabled. Standing in line was a problem in boarding. When boarding we had to wait for another cruise. Should have divided into 2 lines and let both groups board. Once on ship all was fine. Boat captain was knowledgeable and made trip enjoyable. Got to see some tail flaps and baby dolphins.

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29 April 2021

was a great experience saw lots of dolphins!

27 October 2021

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