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  • Parasailing in Hilton Head

Hilton Head Island Area

Things to do in Hilton Head Beach, SCHilton Head, South Carolina is a large barrier island located less than 100 miles from both Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA boasting miles of pristine beach and plenty of things to do for the whole family.

Home to numerous nature preserves and historic landmarks, Hilton Head is a top spot for eco-friendly tours highlighting local wildlife.  Whether you choose to go on foot, by bike, a charter boat, kayak or horseback let the knowledgeable guides of Hilton Head show you around the islands natural splendor and introduce you to its wilder residents.  Both guided and self guided tours of the island allow visitors to get up close and personal with Hilton Head Islands sea turtles and dolphins, and of course, exceptional fishing, to name a few.

As one of America’s top family friendly destinations Hilton Head Island, SC offers family’s water activities including banana boat rides, interactive scenic boat cruises and parasailing journeys high above the waves.

Biking is a way of life in Hilton Head Island with miles of paved bike pathways

All the endless things to do all make Hilton Head Island, South Carolina a premiere vacation destination along the Carolina Coast.

Hilton Head Island is a vacation hot spot, situated between Savannah, GA and Charleston along the Carolina Coast.  Known for pristine beaches and family friendly activities Hilton Head and nearby Bluffton are premiere vacation destinations.  Hilton Head Island is a bicycle friendly resort town, with over 50 miles of paved bike paths connecting resorts, beaches and wildlife areas.  And Hilton Head Island bicycle rental companies have a wide range of rental bikes from mountain bikes to beach cruisers, not to mention all the accessories.

As an eco conscious retreat Hilton Head and Bluffton offer nature tours of its coastal waters via kayak tours and SUP tours, as well as scenic boat cruises.  These tours are narrated by passionate and knowledgeable locals who offer insight into the coastal ecosystem and the wildlife that call it their home.  Dolphin cruises are one of the most popular activities in Hilton Head, offering a chance to get up close and personal with the dolphins and learn about the local waterways.

Fishing in Hilton Head Island is great for all anglers, with fishing outfitters offering inshore, fly fishing and deep sea fishing.  Inshore and fly fishing charters are a great opportunity for all anglers, from novice to experienced, to get up close to their catch while learning about the areas flats and marshlands.  And deep sea fishing around Hilton Head Island, just a short boat trip from shore, is great for the whole family offering top of the line equipment and plenty of trophy fish waiting.

And watersports in Hilton Head offer plenty of things to do.  Local outfitters offer parasail trips, banana boat rides and water skiing or wake boarding; great fun for the young and old!  Jet ski rentals are also popular, with jet ski tours of local waterways narrated by local guides; and jet ski rentals for those looking to go at their own speed and play in the surf.  And to explore the water a little further try a boat rental and wind your way through the Intracoastal and other local creeks and rivers.   Hilton Head Island boat cruises offer something for everyone.  Kid focused boat trips are entertaining and informative about dolphins, wildlife, and pirates of the Hilton Head area.  Hilton Head Island sailing charters let you sit back and relax, enjoy a sunset, and bask in the Carolina Breeze.  So whether you’d like to relax on the beach, crash the waves, cast a line or soar high above the Atlantic, Hilton Head Island and nearby Bluffton,  have all the things to do for a great vacation!

 

Below are a Few Things to do in Hilton Head

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Hilton Head Island Local Businesses

Live Oac Dolphin & Water Sports:

Live Oac Dolphin Watching & Nature Trips in Hilton Head Island, SC

Rated #1 among Things To Do in Hilton Head, Live Oac is Hilton Head's premier Dolphin, Watersports, and Fishing Charter outfitter. Guaranteed Dolphin Nature Tours explore nearby Pinckney Wildlife Refuge are led by an educated interpretive naturalist and US Coast Guard licensed captain on comfortable deck boats. Our prime location makes watersports with Live Oac a blast! Choose from a number of towable equipment options, including wakeboards, kneeboards, water skis, and a tubing. We also offer Fishing, varied from inshore creek and flats fishing, to coastal open water and offshore charters. Also offering kayak and paddleboard adventures.


Topgun Charters:

It's not just a charter boat fishing trip, it's a charter boat fishing adventure! Spending a day on the South Carolina open water is where you will experiences memories that will last forever! TOPGUN Charters of Beaufort, South Carolina provides the finest boat, experienced crew, premium offshore fishing equipment and tackle to make your day of charter boat sport fishing in Beaufort or Hilton Head Island, SC a success. We plan each trip carefully, according to the expected weather conditions and the type of fish you would like to catch. You'll find our charter boat is safe and comfortable. We also offer sunset cruises, enjoy an amazing sunset, dolphins, and Champagne! Call today to make a "Top Gun" reservation 843-812-2934.
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Topgun Charters
Off Shore Fishing Charters in Beaufort, SC

Hilton Head Bicycle Company:

Hilton Head Bicycle Co. Bicycle Rentals Hilton Head Island, SC

We have been providing residents and visitors of Hilton Head Island, SC with Rental Bicycles, New Bicycles, Accessories, Parts and Service since 1992. We are the Island's exclusive Giant bicycle dealership. We pride ourselves on our bicycle quality and excellent service level that you won't find in the larger general merchandisers. Our Bike Rental Fleet has adult and kid cruisers, mountain bikes, tandems, tag-alongs and trailers along with baby seats to fit all members of your family. We feature free rental delivery and pick-up on Hilton Head Island, along with free locks and free baskets.


Patriot Bike Rentals:

Patriot Bike Rentals Bike Rentals in Hilton Head, SC

A family-owned-and-operated bike rental shop on Hilton Head Island, SC, that offers a wide array of durable name-brand bikes at affordable bike rental rates. We have mountain bikes (can't be ridden on the beach) that have gears, hand brakes, and are built more for speed or check out our beach cruiser bikes with wider tires and wide comfortable seats and are our beach bikes are great for riding on the sand too! Locks are included with the bike rental. Baskets, helmets and other bike rental accessories are available also. Hilton Head has many miles of bike paths which can conveniently take you to the beach, store and more! Visit our online store where you can rent beach bike cruisers, mountain bikes, and bike accessories.


H2O Sports:

H2O Sports Parasailing and Water Sports Hilton Head Island, SC

The only place to cool off! H20 Sports, located in Harbour Town Marina, offers the best experience you can have on the water for all ages. Parasail Hilton Head and get an eagle's eye view of the surrounding areas, view up to 25 miles in all directions! Or try Stand-up Paddle Boarding, this fast growing sport is easy to learn, an incredible workout, and fun for the whole family. Enjoy a one and a half hour guided Kayaking tour in the natural surroundings of dolphins and other wildlife. We also offer well-maintained 20-foot and 25-foot rental deck boats and sailing charters and rentals. Come cool off with one of our many water sports options such as water skiing, tubing or a banana boat ride. All of our captains are USCG licensed and trained specifically in the area they work. You know you're getting the best and most current equipment as well as knowledge. Come join us!


Top Shot Sport Fishing:

Top Shot Sport Fishing Off Shore Sport Fishing in Hilton Head Island, SC

Welcome aboard; enjoy a Hilton Head Charter Fishing trip at its best. The Top Shot, a 31ft Morgan Sport Fishing Boat, has been an established charter fishing boat on Hilton Head Island, SC for over 10 years. Trips run off the Southern tip of Hilton Head Island. Harbour Town, Daufuskie Island and Tybee Island are passed daily. Usually there are 200 - 400 dolphins that live in these waters year round, so the Wildlife is Amazing!! We welcome entire families but six passengers maximum, and provide Tackle and Bait, onboard bathroom and ice for drink storage. Capt. Jay Prescott has been a Hilton Head Island resident for 30 years and is Owner and operator of this Beautiful Vessel, let Capt. Jay take you on a Hilton Head Island fishing charter that you'll truly remember.