We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vagabond Cruise

Features Animals
149 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7207
+1 843-363-9026
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Boat Cruise from Hilton Head Island To Savannah and Return

On Feb 15, 2018 we took the boat cruise from HHI to Savannah & returned by car. The entire overall... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Carol C
,
Merrickville Ontario, Canada
Historic Cruise to Savannah and Historic Trolly tour - Wonderful!!

We took the boat trip to Savannah, Georgia from Harbour Town, Hilton Head. The boat sailed via the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
canuckcrazy
via mobile
Read all 749 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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 and private charters are available year-round. We hope to welcome you aboard soon!
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (29 reviews)
“the upper deck” (28 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
149 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7207
CONTACT
Website
+1 843-363-9026

Similar Things to Do in Hilton Head

Write a ReviewReviews (749)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"spirit of harbour town"
in 51 reviews
"brisket"
in 29 reviews
"the upper deck"
in 28 reviews
"shrimp and grits"
in 38 reviews
"stars stripes"
in 11 reviews
"green beans"
in 10 reviews
"served buffet style"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful sunset"
in 36 reviews
"river street"
in 10 reviews
"captain peter"
in 12 reviews
"friendly crew"
in 8 reviews
"crew members"
in 11 reviews
"available for purchase"
in 8 reviews
"see dolphins"
in 30 reviews
"hilton head island"
in 45 reviews
"boat ride"
in 30 reviews
"sunset sail"
in 8 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 747 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

On Feb 15, 2018 we took the boat cruise from HHI to Savannah & returned by car. The entire overall experience was mediocre. There was very limited commentary from the captain & crew. When the captain noted points of interest he could not be heard...More

Thank Carol C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took the boat trip to Savannah, Georgia from Harbour Town, Hilton Head. The boat sailed via the intercoastal waterways , then four hours in Savannah to do as. You can buy discounted tickets for the Old Savannah Historic On & Off trolley tour which...More

2  Thank canuckcrazy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vagabond Cruise has a number of different options and cruises for you to select from. The first cruise that we went on was the Tammy Jane and the shrimping Expedition. The guide was very informative as to the habitat and the history of shrimping and...More

Thank lifesgood83
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a relaxing evening; nice sunset, full moon and a good buffet with a couple of drinks. Could have had more dialogue telling about the area.

Thank tdammen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I was very disappointed with cruise. I am only leaving a review bc I didn't see any other reviews on this particular event. The boat was extremely old. We sat in the back part of the boat (which was small) and the entire back part...More

Thank Nina M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were given a certificate to take the trip from Harbour Town to Savannah. I love that they provided blankets for the chilly ride to Savannah. We had a chance to see a lot of dolphin playing on the way to and...More

Thank KristenReal
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 November 2017

While hosting a family reunion in Hilton Head, I secured a private charter on the Stars & Stripes for a sunset / dolphin cruise and it was the highlight of the entire trip! The boat was in a great shape, plenty of room for all...More

Thank Stephanie C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Have always wanted to visit Savanna Ga but didn't want to drive an hour each way and find a parking lot. This cruise left Harbor Town at 9AM and arrived in Savanna before 11AM. We purchased discounted tour bus tickets on board ($21 vs. $31)....More

Thank Nafus1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We spent the morning with Vagabond Cruise to Daufuskie Island. The ticketing staff were extremely friendly and the crew was very friendly and professional. We enjoyed Captain Justin’s narration. We learned about the history of the area and also saw some dolphin on the way!...More

Thank jennigirl23
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Three couples did the 4 pm dolphin cruise as our final activity of our vacation. We saw dolphins within minutes, Justin gave a nice narrative tour of the island and dolphins which was nice and clear. We have been on boat tours and you could...More

Thank Diane062
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
12345675
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 28 hotels in Hilton Head
Marriott's Heritage Club
77 reviews
.36 km away
Inn & Club at Harbour Town - Sea Pines Resort
618 reviews
.51 km away
South Beach Inn
86 reviews
2.77 km away
Marriott's Monarch at Sea Pines
331 reviews
2.79 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Links, an American Grill
391 reviews
.44 km away
The Quarterdeck Waterfront Dining
1,309 reviews
.04 km away
CQ's
484 reviews
.37 km away
Truffles Cafe Sea Pines
656 reviews
1.38 km away
Nearby Attractions
Harbour Town Lighthouse Museum
479 reviews
.09 km away
Gregg Russell Harbour Town Playground
63 reviews
.36 km away
Baynard Plantation Ruins
216 reviews
1.45 km away
Pirates of Hilton Head
1,704 reviews
.01 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
BallydesmondIreland
3 June 2017|
Answer
Response from TValant | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. The staff was very accommodating, I'm sure they would make you something ;-)
1
Vote
210happytraveler
21 May 2017|
Answer
Response from VagabondCruise | Property representative |
Hello! Hope you're doing great! The Vagabond is wheelchair accessible as it has a ramp for boarding. Feel free to call us so we can discuss options with you! 8433639026 We look forward to welcoming you aboard!
0
Votes
Hornet_441
16 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Beth G | Reviewed this property |
we went at 2 and saw many dolphins including a mom and her newborn
0
Votes
PreviousNext
123456