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Dolphin Ocean Cruise

  • Hilton Head dolphin watching cruise
  • Narrated cruise provides information and entertainment on board
  • Chances to see dolphins, egrets, herons, and more in the wild
Dolphin Ocean Cruise
From US$29.95
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90-minute dolphin nature tour, departing from below the lighthouse in Harbour Town Yacht basin. "Dolphin sightings guaranteed!"
From US$29.95
Ocean Dolphin Cruise 4PM
90-minute dolphin nature tour, departing from below the lighthouse in Harbour Town Yacht basin. "Dolphin sightings guaranteed!"
From US$29.95
On this dolphin watching cruise from Hilton Head, you have the chance to see wildlife, check out local landmarks, and admire the coastline as you cruise out on the Calibogue Sound and Atlantic Ocean. Your guide narrates the entire trip as you sail past Bull Island, the Haig Point Lighthouse, and more, all while looking out for dolphins, egrets, herons, and other animals in the wild.
What to Expect
On this 90-minute Dolphin Nature Cruise the Vagabond will make it's way through the Calibogue Sound up towards the headwaters of the Atlantic Ocean. While in route you will see South Beach, Daufuskie Island, Bull Island, The Haig Point Lighthouse, and many other historical landmarks along the way. Enjoy sightings of wild dolphins in their natural environment, and keep you eye out for egrets, herons, pelicans, and much more. All trips are narrated by the Vagabond's naturalist Captain, and dolphin sightings are guaranteed! Vagabond Cruise is Hilton Head Island's original sightseeing and excursion cruise operator located under the lighthouse in Harbour Town since 1968!
Reviews (45)
1 - 5 of 45 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Beautiful boat ride around Hilton Head

Very enjoyable dolphin seeking cruise originating in Harbor Town. Used a groupon which made it even better!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank obxdiner2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fun, interesting and we did see dolphins!

It was a bit chilly the day we took this cruise, but the boat does have an enclosed climate controlled main deck. Even so, we sat on the upper deck and enjoyed the cooler weather. It was easier to do, since they provided clean and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank debwilltravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
An awesome cruise!

We had a large group of about 100 people take the dolphin cruise in mid-January 2019. The cruise was absolutely wonderful, and we saw tons of dolphins during our cruise. I cannot recommend Vagabond Cruises enough if you are looking for an awesome Hilton Head...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank azp0016
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile
Dolphin Cruise

It was a foggy day, but it did get better and at least we could see the island some after about 30 minutes, when the fog cleared a little. When we first started out, we couldn’t see anything. We actually saw a dolphin before we...More

Thank Istager
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile
Loved this cruise

We did the dolphin ocean cruise in December. It was cool but sunny. The boat normally used for the dolphin tours was having work done, so we boarded the Spirit of the Harbor. The staff were all incredibly friendly and laidback. The captain was very...More

Thank vannahselby
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5 September 2018|
Response from 928shannonl | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a full bar and reasonably priced. Also, light snacks.
Salome L
23 August 2018|
Response from ladidadi20 | Reviewed this property |
Not very handicap accessible
20 July 2018|
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Response from kerrymV3142GT | Reviewed this property |
Pay at the site too.