You’ve soaked up the sun on the South Carolina beach, now it’s time to get out on the water! Since this area has so many different tours to choose from — you’ll find one of these Myrtle Beach boat tours perfect for you!
Whether you want to go fishing, enjoy the natural beauty of the area, eat dinner aboard a yacht, kayak the barrier islands, watch the sunset from the water, or explore on your own — Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, offers some great options for you and your group that are all easy to book online!
Note: A lot of these boat tours are seasonal, and may not be available during the winter.
SALTWATER MARSH BIRD WATCHING & ECO EXCURSION
Discover Murrells Inlet and her beautiful saltwater marsh treasures as you navigate through the tranquil waters observing native and migratory birds and underwater marine life on the Saltwater Marsh Bird Watching & Eco Excursion. On this naturalist guided boat ride, you will participate in a live demonstration that includes learning and observing local crabs and pulling a sample dredge from the bottom of the creek bed. The excursion also includes a shelling “walkabout” so you can search for local treasures and shells.
SEA THUNDER DOLPHIN CRUISE
Hop on board the Sea Thunder and cruise the waters around Myrtle Beach in search of dolphins! You’ll cruise the Intracoastal Waterway, jetties, and beaches while spotting dolphins and learning about wildlife. Such a unique way to learn about the wildlife in the area. Dolphin sightings are guaranteed or your next ride is free.
12-PASSENGER PONTOON BOAT RENTAL
Grab your nearest and dearest and head out on this 12-passenger pontoon boat and see why the waters around Myrtle Beach are so popular! Relax, take in the views, keep an eye out for wildlife, and enjoy captaining your own boat. The new 24-foot boat includes a canopy for shade, and an on board stereo with Bluetooth streaming capabilities. You get to choose where you go to next!
JET SKI ECO & DOLPHIN TOUR
Get ready to get up close and personal with dolphins on this North Myrtle Beach Jet Ski Eco Tour along the Grand Strand! An experienced guide will lead you through the Intracoastal Waterway out to the Atlantic on your own jet ski. Along the way, you’ll be able to spot dolphins, and learn more about the waters where they live. You’ll also make a stop at a beautiful, private island where you can relax and enjoy the view!
BLACKBEARD’S PIRATE CRUISE
Ahoy Mateys! Welcome aboard Blackbeard’s Pirate Cruise of Myrtle Beach! Join this hour-long, interactive family experience that you and your crew will never forget. This cruise transforms your kids into tiny buccaneers, as the super friendly crew teach them some pirate lessons, and get them set up with mustaches, treasure maps, and tattoos, of course! They’ll fight Bad Billy Bones for treasure, sing and dance, play games, and share the pirate booty.
WACCAMAW RIVER NATURE & WILDLIFE TOURS
Explore the cypress-lined Waccamaw River on this awesome nature and wildlife river tour. On this guided boat tour near Myrtle Beach, you’ll explore the river, local creeks and swamps, and the southern waters that run along the Waccamaw National Wildlife Refuge. Along the way, you’ll keep an eye out for local wildlife, and relax and enjoy the peaceful scenery.
BAREFOOT QUEEN RIVERBOAT DINING
Hop aboard a newly renovated 70-foot authentic wooden riverboat that features two heated and cooled interior decks and three outdoor deck spaces to enjoy the fresh air. Enjoy the beautiful sights as you cruise and dine along the intercoastal waterways where you can see mother nature at her finest! Listen to live entertainment while sipping on your favorite beverage aboard the Barefoot Queen.
Book It: Dinner Cruise on the Barefoot Queen
MURRELLS INLET SUNSET CRUISE
Cruise through the saltwater marsh estuary on Murrells Inlet as you relax and enjoy this wonderful excursion aboard a 54-foot catamaran. Experience a truly unique area that comes alive at night. Take in the sights and sounds of the wildlife around you and see historic home sites. Hop aboard and tour this seafood capital of South Carolina by boat.
Book It: Murrells Inlet Sunset Cruise
SALT MARSH ADVENTURE KAYAK & PADDLEBOAT TOUR
Get out and explore North Myrtle Beach on this Salt Marsh Adventure Kayak & Paddleboard Tour. See the stunning views along the salt marsh of Cherry Grove and take in the natural beauty of the landing. Choose between a Stand up Paddleboard (SUP), Single Kayak, or Tandem Kayak to paddle through the many creeks with local tour guides. Take the opportunity to become completely immersed in the peace and serenity of the Cherry Grove Salt Marsh.
OFFSHORE SUNSET FISHING CHARTER
Cast away for a fishing adventure with this Sunset Fishing Charter on the Calabash Navigator in the Myrtle Beach area. Head out as the sun goes down and enjoy angling on a full-service charter. Catch black sea bass, sharks, Spanish mackerel, king mackerel, cobia, and more. Offshore, you could hook anything from big grouper and snapper to some monster mahi mahi.
Enjoy the gorgeous sights of the scenic coast, including playful dolphins! Experience the thrill of wrangling seriously big fish while enjoying the crystal blue Atlantic Ocean. Don’t miss out on a beautiful evening on the water.
MORE MYRTLE BEACH BOAT TOURS
- Sea Screamer Dolphin Cruise
- Dolphin Adventure Cruise Aboard The Hurricane II
- Lunch Cruise on the Barefoot Queen
- Children’s Pirate Adventure on the Sea Gypsy
MORE INFORMATION FOR YOUR TRIP TO SOUTH CAROLINA
- YOUR SOUTH CAROLINA VACATION
- MYRTLE BEACH: 49+ Things To Do in Myrtle Beach (It’s Not What You Are Thinking!)
- CHEAP & FREE: 27 Cheap & Free Things To Do In Myrtle Beach
- LAKES: 19 Best Lakes in South Carolina for Your Next Visit
- HAIG POINT: Haig Point: The Perfect Community for Making Family Memories
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