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Charleston Water Taxi

Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Charleston Water Taxi
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“day pass”(84 reviews)
“patriots point”(136 reviews)
“uss yorktown”(50 reviews)
Don't miss the boat! The Water Taxi is the most fun and convenient way to see Charleston harbor. We run every hour between Waterfront Park/Historic district, Aquarium Wharf, Patriots Point and Charleston Harbor Resort with dolphin sightings in...more
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Charleston, SC
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great way to get from Patriots Point to downtown and not have to worry about the traffic or parking.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Trish H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Asked for water taxi information at the visitors center. They provided a brochure and additional information. Early the next day I walked 1+ miles to get on the taxi only to find a sign taped over the taxi sign at the dock telling me they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gary t
Reviewed November 4, 2018

On time, efficient, and a great way to alleviate driving downtown having not to deal with the terrible parking issue in Charleston. However, parking for the water taxi is very expensive, as we could not park at the Patriots Point, and had to go to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank James M
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

I've taken the water taxi several times from the resort at Mt. Pleasant to Charleston. It is a great way to see the city by foot without worrying about parking downtown. The taxi is 12.00 for a ticket that allows you to ride all day....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tjd021911
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Very helpful to get us to our destination. My daughter, her husband and my granddaughter were visiting from NJ ad we took the water taxi to get to the aquarium. The staff was very knowledgeable and they told us a little history of the Charleston...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ednamangold
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Friendly and knowledgeable staff! Rates are great and water taxis are right on time! We saw dolphins closer to Charleston. I would definitely use this service again and we didn’t have to pay or search for parking in Charleston.

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marti H
Reviewed October 19, 2018

We took the water taxi to go to the Yorktown to tour. It was a fun way to go there and reasonably priced. I would definitely recommend using it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 2tired2drive
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Great ride..staff terrific...easy way to get around....easy access on and off...nice boat ride..punctual...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Got up close to the U.S.S. Yorktown and saw dolphins so it was a success for my family. They also had bottled water available.

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank entravisfamily
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Fun trip to market street but a little longer walk than we thought.We were the last trip of the day and our captain took time to point out different places to us.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Debbie B
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Darlene W
August 23, 2018|
Response from Lavista7615 | Reviewed this property |
this is not a tour - it was a taxi service to and from different parts of the city. To be honest I did not see anyone access it that was handicap - I think you will have to contact them directly and inquire. Sorry I was no... More
July 31, 2017|
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Response from bridget602 | Reviewed this property |
I would think so, but I'm not sure if there are rules pertaining to it. It was not crowded when we were riding
July 18, 2017|
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Response from ChipDeaton | Property representative |
Yes. Friendly dogs allowed.