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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

Old South Carriage Company:

Old South Carriage Company Carriage Tours in Charleston, South Carolina

Take a tour of Charleston the best way, with The Old South Carriage Company and our Charleston SC Carriage Tours. Charleston is notably the most historic city in America and has many historic areas and attractions, which are best visited by carriage ride. Clippity clop your way back to Colonial times where a horse-drawn carriage tour will reveal 300 + years of history including antebellum mansions, churches, and cobblestone streets. An Old South Carriage Tour Guide in Confederate uniform will inform and entertain you with historical facts, lore, and humor. Enjoy your visit to Charleston SC and tour with Old South Carriage Company. Look for the Red Sash, our symbol of quality and your assurance of a great tour. We guarantee it!


Risky Business Charters:

Risky Business Charters Off Shore Fishing Trips in Charleston, SC

Charleston Deep Sea Sportfishing Charters - Risky Business Charters is one of most sought after charter boats in Charleston, SC. The Risky Business has caught more large blue marlin than any other boat in Charleston and is one of the oldest charter companies in Charleston. We offer a variety of Offshore fishing trips to choose from. Our 5-6 hour offshore (sportfishing) charter, a "half-day charter" and an 8-9 hour charter, "3/4 day charter", trolling for King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, barracuda, amberjack, cobia, dolphin, wahoo, and sailfish. Or Our 11-12 hour charter, "full Day" or "Gulf Stream Charter", includes tolling for the above mentioned PLUS yellow fin tuna, white marlin, blue marlin. We are licensed to take parties of up to six (6) people and will supply everything you'll need, such as ice, rods, reels, bait, tackle, etc. We can also design a charter just for you or maybe a moonlight dinner cruise!


Old Exchange Building:

Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon Historical Building and Museum in Charleston, SC

The Old Exchange is a ‘must-see’ for all Charleston visitors. During your visit, you will discover this building's integral role in our country’s quest for independence and its important service to our young nation. History comes alive as Colonial dressed guides talk about extraordinary events of Charles Town. In 1718 an associate of Blackbeard, Stede Bonnet “The Gentleman Pirate” and his crew were imprisoned at this location. Completed in 1771, the Old Exchange Building is recognized today as South Carolina's most historic building. Where the US Constitution was ratified and George Washington was entertained. While many of the historic buildings in Charleston are residences and focus on prominent families of the city, the Old Exchange began its existence as a public building and remains so today.


Charleston Sailing School & Power Boat Rental:

Charleston Power Boat Rentals 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!


Sailing the Edge of America - Folly Beach:

Sailing the Edge Sailboat Charters Sailing Trips Folly Beach, SC

Offering two and four hour sailing charters from beautiful Folly Beach, SC. Sail down the Folly River and see dolphins sometimes riding the bow wave. Then we head out to the Ocean and have some great sailing on this leg of the tour. It is a great thrill to take the helm of a 15,000 lb boat with the wind filling the sails and carrying us silently through the water. On the four hour tour, we can anchor near the beach on the northern tip of Kiawah Island. Accessible only by boat, it is secluded with white sand beaches. Swim in the surf, lie in the sun and leisurely enjoy your picnic lunch; then it’s back to the boat and off for more sailing. If you have some other ideas in mind, we can customize to suit!


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!