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Charleston Water Taxi

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Charleston Water Taxi
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“day pass”(82 reviews)
“patriots point”(130 reviews)
“uss yorktown”(49 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
+1 843-330-2989
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank James M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank tjd021911
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Thank ednamangold
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Thank Marti H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank 2tired2drive
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Thank entravisfamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed October 5, 2018

The Water Taxi is a fun way to get to many of sites around the area. But it also was our one shot at seeing dolphins in the wild. And boy did we ever! We saw them during 3 of our 4 legs of the...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We were able to see dolphins and our boat captain for the first part of the day was great. He explained a lot of information. It was sad that the waterfront area was closed so they didn't even go over there.

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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.