Charleston Area Vacation Activities
Boasting a comfortable climate, a great location,
and historical charm the Charleston area is one of the best places
to vacation in the nation..
Each year, more than four million people visit
the Charleston region. With its beautiful weather, history and
charm, no wonder the visitors come. However, that is not all the
region has to offer. In fact, the Charleston area boasts some
of the best restaurants in the Southeast. Be sure not to miss
the great golf courses, tennis facilities, and shopping. Being
located on two rivers and the coast you can enjoy freshwater and
sea Kayak excursions, outstanding fishing charters, and many other
Charleston Area Local Businesses
Charleston Sailing School & Power Boat Rental:
Boat Rentals, Charleston, SC
As an extension of Charleston Sailing School, Charleston Power Boat Rental, has brought the availability to rent, train, or charter aboard a variety of sail and power boats from Downtown Charleston. Our location and fleet of power boats provides an ideal platform for you to Explore Charleston by Water and we are the only operation downtown offering power boat rentals. Boats are launched on demand from the Charleston City Marina with direct access to Charleston Harbor and its tributaries. All boats can comfortably accommodate 6-8 adults each is equipped with a stereo, live well, rod racks, bimini and windshield and a handheld GPS and chart of the permitted cruising grounds will be provided. We also offer private yacht charters and power boat training. Our doors are open 7 days a week at the Charleston City Marina. Welcome Aboard!
Speed over to: www.charlestonpowerboatrentals.com
Reel Deal Fishing Charters:
Fishing Charters in Charleston, SC
Year-round inshore/offshore, deep-sea & big game saltwater fishing. "Best prices in the Lowcountry"! Anglers will enjoy fishing with state of the art equipment, tackle and an expert staff headed by Captain Rich Harris. License included. Targeting RedDrum, SeaTrout, Sheepshead, Snapper, Grouper, Dolphin, Tuna, Wahoo, Shark & many others. We have multiple captains who operate multiple boats for your "Reel" fishing experience. All boats are fully equipped with the latest electronics and tackle to ensure a great day of fishing in the Charleston area. All licenses, baits (live, cut, or artificial) and tackle are included in the price of our charters. We at The Reel Deal Charters take great pride in ensuring you have a productive and enjoyable experience. Our staff are skilled professionals and can teach you all the tricks of the trade.
Go to: www.thereeldealcharters.com
Hyman's Seafood is a casual, local family owned restaurant in Charleston, SC that serves not only an incredible array of fresh seafood, but also has a delicious deli menu as well. Voted the Best Seafood Restaurant in the Southeast by Southern Living Magazine 9 years in a row. Hyman's is as much a part of Charleston as Charleston is a part of Hyman's. It's a fun family dining experience not to be missed when visiting Charleston.
Go to: www.hymanseafood.com
Seafood Restaurant in Charleston, SC
Segway of Charleston:
Segway Tours & Rentals, Charleston, SC
A tour is the perfect way to experience a Segway for the first time and is a great way to see the beauty of the Lowcountry as you glide quietly, producing no exhaust, it's just you and the beauty. Segway of Charleston offers both one and two hour tours through beautiful "Old Village" of Mount Pleasant. The tours are a diversified experience that includes both beautiful scenic views of the Charleston Harbor as well as a look at some of the historic mansions and the interesting history of the area dating back to the 1600's. Take in the beautiful Live Oak trees, along with plenty of water views along the way and join us for an exciting and eco-friendly Segway glide around the Old Village and experience for yourself why George Washington wrote in his journal he that this was one of the most beautiful areas in all of America.
Glide over to: www.segwayofcharleston.com
Knot @ Work Fishing Charters:
Offshore & Near Shore Fishing Charters in Charleston, SC
Knot @ Work Fishing is a family oriented, personalized charter service, specializing custom trips for the family or individual and exceeding their expectations. Our Captain Robert Olsen is a licensed and insured USCG captain with over 20 years of local knowledge of the Charleston area. Our Fishing Charters vary depending on time of year species such as trout, flounder, sheepshead, redfish and sharks can be caught inshore. Grouper, snapper, amberjack, barracuda and king mackerel can be caught near shore. Wahoo, Dolphin (mahi mahi) Tuna and an occasional billfish can be caught offshore.
We also offer Crabbing Trips and Shark Tooth Hunting which are great in the summer and fall for the whole family, especially the children. On our Eco Trips, customers will get up close to dolphins and numerous birds as they frolic through the harbor and creeks.
Go to: www.knotatworkfishing.com
Classic Charleston Sailing:
Sailing Charters in Charleston, South Carolina
Discover "the Beauty of Sail" aboard a classic sailing yawl, Cythera. Feel the sensation of wind on your face as you sail the waters of the historic Charleston, SC Harbor while aboard a beautiful 42ft ocean-going yacht. Enjoy a relaxing day cruise or spectacular sunset sail or try our unique overnight adventure along the Carolina coast or simply a romantic B&B evening aboard. You will spend time sailing quietly along the harbor, experiencing the city from a totally unique perspective, or simply watch the dolphins play in the bow wave while sailing by Fort Sumter or under the Ravenal Bridge. For those who wish to actively participate in sailing the boat, just ask... and remember no matter what the occasion, don't forget your camera!
Sail Over to: www.classiccharlestonsailing.com