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Kiawah / Seabrook Islands

beach board walkKiawah and Seabrook Islands, located just a few miles from downtown Charleston and Folly Beach, are beautiful hideaways with vacation activities for the whole family.  Although most famous for award winning golf with stunning ocean vistas, Kiawah and Seabrook offer so many more things to do.

Bicycle rentals are a great way to explore Kiawah and Seabrook Islands, and with miles of bike trails, riding is a favorite thing to do.  And guided bike tours on Kiawah and Seabrook are exploratory adventures into the different ecosystems of these coastal islands.  Nature walking tours are another popular activity which brings visitors into local habitats, and pay close attention to native birds and alligators.

To get out on the water try a kayak or SUP rental.  Paddle along the pristine white beaches, and explore the hidden coves at your own pace.  For those that prefer a guide, nature tours of  Kiawah and Seabrook Island offer an eco-tour with guides knowledgeable in this coastal habitat.

And don’t forget to get out on the water with a scenic boat cruise.  Scenic boat cruises of Kiawah and Seabrook showcase the beauty of these pristine island’s beaches.  Local Kiawah Island operators also offer sunset scenic cruises is a view not soon forgotten.  Sailboat charters are another thing to do on your Kiawah vacation, and local captains offer a custom sailing experience with dolphin sightings and all of the areas local history.

So whether you spend the day out sailing, biking the islands or taking a day trip to nearby Charleston,  there are plenty of exciting things to do on your visit to Kiawah and Seabrook Islands.

Kiawah / Seabrook Islands Local Businesses

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's Original Ghost Hunt:

Charleston's Original Ghost Hunt Tours Ghost Tours in Charleston, SC

Offering two tours daily, The Ghost Hunt Walking Tour and The History of Charleston Walking Tour. The History of Charleston tour will take you around the infamous historic district and end in a private garden with refreshments. Walking with a local, whose family has lived in Charleston for over 300 years, will give you a real sense of Charleston's present and past. The Ghost Hunt is a walk through the Historic district of Charleston, hunting the ghosts that are famous for Haunting this city. This unique tour takes you through historic Charleston's most infamous haunted locations. Join us for an adventure into the unknown! All tours are done by Candle light!


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!


Classic Charleston Sailing:

Classic Charleston Sailing Charters 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!


Bulldog Tours:

Bulldog Tours Ghost & Walking Tours in Charleston, SC

As featured on The Travel Channel, Bulldog Tours is Charleston's premier walking tour company, offering the best history, culinary, and ghost tours in town. Voted "Charleston's Best Tour Company" in 2010, 2011, & 2012, they have exclusive access to Charleston's most haunted locations (Old City Jail, Pre-Revolutionary Dungeon, & oldest cemetery). As featured in Southern Living, Bon Appetit, and Food Network, our culinary tours are a great way to walk, talk and taste your way through Charleston. The "Savor the Flavors of Charleston" tour offers tastings of Lowcountry delicacies such as pralines, stone ground grits, and barbeque. Our "Chef's Kitchen Tour" gives you a behind the scenes look at several gourmet restaurants. Like history, then it's time you take our "Charleston Strolls Walk with History Tour". This two-hour walking tour is the best overview of Charleston's rich past, antebellum homes, architecture, hidden gardens, and culture.

Mention "Carolina Coast Activities" for a $3/adult discount!!


Absolute Reel Screamer Charters:

Absolute Reel Screamer Charters Dolphin Watching Nature Tours and Fishing Charters in Folly Beach, SC

Join us for a Private, 2 or 4 hour cruise through calm rivers lined with oyster beds and exotic birds, encounter Bottlenose Dolphins and explore Morris Island. Enjoy the dolphins as they swim next to the boat or feeding in the shallows, it's spectacular! Explore a barrier island to look for shells where Civil War soldiers fought, died and are still buried. You'll enjoy all this beauty and history as the 6th oldest lighthouse in the nation, the Morris Island Lighthouse, serves as your backdrop. We have something for everybody on this trip. We also offer Inshore and Near Shore fishing charters and a trip specifically targeting Shark! The dolphins are always here, the beach is always covered in shells. So come on and join us! You never know what washed up the night before...