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Folly Beach

FollyFolly Beach, SC has always been a part of coastal South Carolina’s history and charm. Nestled between the Folly River and the Atlantic Ocean, and just fifteen minutes from downtown Charleston, there are endless things to do.

Folly Beach jet ski companies rent jet skis for crashing through the Atlantic waves, and guided jet ski tours for cruising the rivers and creeks in search of dolphins and hidden beaches.  And parasailing in Folly Beach is an amazing thing to do, offering an unparalleled birds eye view of Folly Beach.

Known as the “Edge of America”, Folly Beach offers offshore fishing trips to the blue waters of the Gulf Stream where anglers find tuna and mackeral (to name a few).  And Folly Beach inshore and fly fishing companies use specialized shallows boats to bring anglers into the creeks and marshes to cast for reds.  And if you missed the dolphins on your fishing trip, ask your captain about a dolphin cruise in Folly Beach.  Local captains are very familiar with the local dolphins and where they like to play, and dolphin cruises of Folly Beach are sure to please.

And don’t forget to rent a kayak or SUP on your Folly Beach vacation.  The waters around Folly offer lots of options for paddlers, from guided eco-tours to stand up paddling through the waves of Folly Beach.  So whether you want to rent a SUP or kayak in Folly Beach for solo exploration, or take a narrated nature tour it is all just steps away on Folly Beach.

And there are lots of ways to get around Folly Beach, including bike and golf cart rentals.  Folly Beach bike rental companies offer a variety of different bicycles, as well as safety gear for the whole family.  And golf carts are fun to drive and Folly Beach has the perfect beach community to make driving your golf cart fun for the whole family.  And to explore the waters around Folly try a boat rental.  Folly Beach boat rentals offer a chance to explore local waterways,  grab lunch at nearby Kiawah Island, or fish for some local favorites.

So when planning your next Folly Beach vacation, remember there are plenty of things to do for the whole family from fishing to jet ski rides.

Folly Beach Local Businesses

Shoal Bandit Charters:

Shoal Bandit Fishing Charters Charter Fishing Charleston, SC

Located in Charleston, Shoal Bandit Charters offer numerous fishing opportunities. From the seasoned veteran to the still wet behind the ears rookie, Capt. John Koonce can show you a memorable charter fishing experience. Half day charters run for four hours and can be booked for the morning or afternoon. Half or full day trips can include inshore fishing charters or nearby offshore wrecks aboard a 22 foot Sea Chaser going after species such as cobia, flounder, gray trout, redfish, sheepshead, spadefish, tarpon and if you dare, take on sharks! Shoal Bandit Charters includes everything you need for a great trip. All you need to bring is food, drinks, sun screen, and a camera! Complete your vacation or weekend outing by booking a charter aboard the Shoal Bandit today!


Segway of Charleston:

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.


Charleston Kayak Company:

Charleston Kayak Company Kayaking in Folly Beach, SC

Charleston Kayak Company is a small kayak outfitter and boat tour operator specializing in creating unique and memorable on water experiences for their guests. Let our professional Guides and USCG certified master captains show you the real low-country. Offerings include regularly scheduled guided nature kayak tours and rentals, private guided tours, group events, and boat charters. Daily kayaking tour options depart from Folly Beach, Mt Pleasant/Sullivan's Island, and from historic Middleton Place. Boat charters are available daily on a spacious 24ft Carolina Skiff for dolphin watching cruises, sunrise / sunset cruises, and Morris Island Lighthouse trips.


Affinity Charters:

Affinity Fishing Charters Inshore, Near Shore & Fly Fishing Charters, Charleston, SC

Charleston and surrounding waters provide numerous areas to fish. You can fish the Charleston back water flats, rivers, harbors, bays, creeks, ICW, Charleston Jetties, and numerous near shore reefs. Most areas can be reached within 15 minutes or less to provide more fishing time. The boats draft less than 10 inches of water, which is great for stalking red fish in skinny water. Capt. John is sponsored by Quantum Fishing rods and reels, RipTide Baits, Ross fly-fishing Reels, and Maui Jim Sunglasses, and provides the newest and best available for your fishing pleasure. All tackle, bait, ice, fishing license, and photography are provided. Affinity Charters is Charleston’s finest inshore and fly fishing charter service. All guided trips are private and custom, so they cater to each client’s goals, wants, and skill level.


Charleston History Tours...Picture Perfect:

Charleston History Tours...Picture Perfect! Walking History Tours, Charleston, SC

Experience Charleston's incomparable beauty, unique history and flourishing preservation with your renowned guide, Joyce Aungst, whose knowledge of Charleston heritage, culture, and architecture is unmatched. Points of interest will include but are not limited to; magnificent mansions, colonial churches and graveyards, hidden & flourishing gardens, old wharves famed for pirates & Indians, Revolutionary and Civil War sites, wrought iron gates, architectural details, cobblestone streets, the Four Corners of Law, confederate parks with cannons and artillery, incredible views to photograph and the stories that accompany them. Routes will vary depending on the day and cover 12 to 15 blocks at the High Battery, South of Broad and the French Quarter. Capture unique photos with a professional photographer's eye! Your satisfaction is our guarantee!


Sandlapper Water Tours:

Sandlapper Water Tours Harbor Tours and Cruises Charleston, South Carolina

Welcome to Sandlapper Tours, a locally owned and operated tour and private boat charter company offering boat charters, history, nature and sunset tours each providing a unique way to experience the beauty and legend of Charleston, SC and all aboard the Palmetto, our 45ft USCG certified catamaran. Our Nature tours and History tours are proud to have a local naturalist and historian aboard who will interpret the sites guests will see. Come aboard for a Haunted Harbor Ghost Tour and explore the sites that cannot be reached on foot and hear the tales of lost fortunes and tragic death while riding Charleston's dark waves, you will never see this seaport the same again after attending one of our Charleston haunted Ghost tours! Experience Charleston, its harbor, and Lowcountry living like never before.