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Solomon T Harbor Tours - CLOSED

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Excellent Tour, Great Guide

We arranged several tours for members of our family who were in Southport for a reunion. They all... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2013
Southport, North Carolina
Boating at its Best

We enjoyed an amazing personal tour of Southport in the mighty Cape Fear River aboard the... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2013
Carrie F
Southern Pines, North Carolina
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Jul 29, 2013
“Excellent Tour, Great Guide”
Mar 30, 2013
“Boating at its Best”
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150 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

We arranged several tours for members of our family who were in Southport for a reunion. They all loved it and raved about Captain Bert and Becky. I highly recommend including a harbor tour on the Solomon T in your visit to Southport.

2  Thank RoyLT12
Reviewed 31 March 2013

We enjoyed an amazing personal tour of Southport in the mighty Cape Fear River aboard the beautifully restored 1938 wooden workboat, Solomon T, with Captain Bert and his lovely wife Becky. Enjoyed every minute of being on the water, hearing the history narrative and the...More

2  Thank Carrie F
Reviewed 6 September 2012

We had a great tour of the Cape Fear River from Southport, NC with Captain Bert and his first mate and wife, Becky. It was an interesting and educational couple of hours as they took time explain many of the sights, the seaside culture, animals...More

4  Thank mawelch2
Reviewed 16 June 2012

My wife and I took our 4 year old son for a tour on the Solomon T and had an absolutely fantastic time. Captain Bert and Becky we personable and friendly and extremely knowledgeable of the local area. We cruised around Southport and Oak Island,...More

1  Thank CarolinaCapsFan
Reviewed 22 November 2011

We hopped on board a boat with room for 6-8 people, I guess, for an hour-long trip out on the water near Southport/Oak Island, Coastal North Carolina; a trip to wrap up my weekend spent walking along the beach on Oak Island. We couldn't have...More

5  Thank Mary L
Reviewed 15 November 2011

Perfect weather gave us a perfect ride. As we cruised along the intra-coastal waterway and Cape Fear River, eating our afternoon snacks and enjoying the sunset, we discussed the local history and wildlife with " Captain Bert". Slowing as we passed the Southport Marina, checking...More

2  Thank kpkdrk
Reviewed 10 August 2011

After reading the other reviews, my husband and I were really looking forward to this excursion. It was extremely disappointing and boring. Although Bert is an extremely personable guy with a great deal of knowledge of not only boating, but also of the history of...More

4  Thank SRE1220
Reviewed 5 August 2011

We booked a sunset cruise on the Solomon T because of the reviews on Tripadvisor. What a great decision, I looked like a genius to my family. Bert and Becky were excellent tour guides, very informative, but also extremely personable. We were very appreciative of...More

3  Thank Anne1311
Reviewed 29 June 2011

We recently had the privilege of taking a sunset tour aboard the Solomon T. I traveled with my 19 year old son and his girlfriend and we all had a wonderful time. Captain Bert and his lovely wife were so knowledgeable about the history of...More

2  Thank OKI4EVER
Reviewed 27 June 2011

My husband and I took a 1 1/2 hr. sunset tour with Captain Bert and his wife Becky- wonderful folks. Very informative tour and fun! Do not hesitate to reserve your place on this great tour! Worth every penny.

1  Thank Toadloaf
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