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Vagabond Cruise: Tours & Tickets

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Vagabond Cruise is Hilton Head Island's original sightseeing & excursion cruise operator located below the Lighthouse in world-famous Harbour Town since 1968. From dolphins to dinner, Savannah to sailing Vagabond has the cruise for you! Public trips...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
149 Lighthouse Rd, located just below the Harbour Town Lighthouse, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7207
+1 843-363-9026
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Saw loads of dolphins, learned a lot about the area from the captain. Definitely a trip worth taking

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank CyHNorris
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views of the sunset. Highly recommend. The captain of the boat was very knowledgeable of the area and provided good insight.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the time we boarded, the crew were very polite and knowledgeable about the area and wildlife. We had dolphins following us out and watched them play in the wake of the boat. Absolutely stunning sunset. Very relaxing and peaceful. Will definitely return and use...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience overall. Nice people and they even let me steer the sail boat. The weather was also beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Scottiverse
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cruise was a birthday gift and I waited a while to use it. My mom and I finally had the chance to go in November and it was a very memorable trip. The captain and first mate were very personable, knowledgeable and really seemed...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank lainykai
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip wasn’t particularly scenic but a fun ride in November. Saw dolphins and savanna harbor. Private bus tour for passengers was arranged. Easy to get around with a cane

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank plabeau
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to take our company somewhere different, and we did. The staff was wonderful, we saw probably 12-15 dolphin and learned about the Dolphin, and history of Defuski Island.. It was well worth the price.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jacquemont8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't really know how to rate this, but they cancelled the Sail for the day I had reserved. No reason given. Weather wasn't the problem, however. I was very disappointed, but my schedule didn't allow for trying another day. This would have been the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ibekarl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice! It was a cooler day so there wasn’t a lot of people on the boat. We saw a lot of dolphins. One problem is there are several benches that are not fastened down and they are NOT very heavy. Consequently, my husband fell...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank vogeljean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful dolphin cruise, great boat and friendly, knowledgeable crew. We were very happy. If you are interested in seeing dolphins and other local wildlife, this is for you.

Date of experience: October 2019
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July 18, 2019|
Response from hollyjolly77 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are restrooms on the boat. And I believe they can accommodate overweight individuals. I would call just to make sure.
April 16, 2019|
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Response from PassengerServices | Property representative |
Hello, the passenger capacity will vary depending on the vessel. Vagabond - 140 Spirit of Harbour Town - 140 Stars & Stripes - 28 Tammy Jane - 30 All of these vessels are approved for more passengers than this, but for... More
Cathy W
September 15, 2018|
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Response from AudieSisson | Reviewed this property |
$32 or grab a event book and take out the $2 coupon or contact HHGS concierge and get major discounts