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Sundial Charters - Tours

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Address: Tybee Island, GA
Phone Number: +1 912-786-9470
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Sundial Charters is a Nature and Fishing Tour company, established in...

Sundial Charters is a Nature and Fishing Tour company, established in 1996,on the Georgia coast with the best native, back country,and wilderness guides around. We make recommendations for your best adventure, based on your schedule, the tides, predicted weather, and local knowledge, during your stay. Our most popular trip is the Little Tybee 'Unplugged' during which you explore the 6500 acre natural heritage preserve, lying directly to the South of Tybee Island. We offer dolphin watching, crabbing, cast netting, fossil hunting, birding, light tackle fishing, hiking the barrier islands, and salt marsh ecology. We run trips daily and year round. Call us today, and let us plan your trip.

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Absolutely fascinating and full of fun and knowledge!

Our captain on this private charters name was Brit. He was a wealth of knowledge, but a fun, outgoing, full of life southern fella. We laughed, and he told us the history, the... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rochester, New York
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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our captain on this private charters name was Brit. He was a wealth of knowledge, but a fun, outgoing, full of life southern fella. We laughed, and he told us the history, the science, behind everything. From the marsh lands, to the animals, to federal rules (never feed the dolphins or its a $10,000 fine!) I didn't realize how everything... More 

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David H, Owner at Sundial Charters - Tours, responded to this review

We are so happy that you had enjoyed your trip with us. It is a joy to share the Georgia salt marsh. Thank you for the kind words. More 

Sherman, CT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are 2 couples visiting Savannah for the first time and I thought we should do a trip to Tybee, don't ,miss a beach if your that close. I chose Sundial after carefully reading the reviews. We had no expectations but we're thrilled with the depth of local knowledge, nature and navigating skills that Dave had. It was the most... More 

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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted to go to Little Tybee Island but were having a difficult time finding a charter that was reasonably priced. We found Sundial Charters had what we were looking for and after calling and posting to FaceBook we were able to connect and make plans for them to take us to Little Tybee. Captains Dave and... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While enjoying our beautiful and illuminating adventure with Renee and her husband Dave, I told them that we were relative newcomers to Tybee Island. We'd visited before, but never for more than a few nights. This time, we booked through Mermaid Cottages and took a week by the marsh. I asked Renee, longtime Tybee resident, and Dave, lifetime area resident,... More 

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Cedartown, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I have been looking forward to this fossil trip for at least a year and it was very well worth the wait-I will do this trip again as soon as I get back to Tybee Island. Thank you so much Capt. Heidt and Capt. Padgett-you two are the BEST!

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Savannah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great fossil hunt with wonderful knowledgeable people. It's very much like treasure hunting. I can't wait to do it again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

There were 5 of us that went with Captain Dave and Captain Rene. What an incredible experience! First cruising through the marsh along with the dolphins, herons, and egrets was amazing! That was only the beginning... We arrived at our location to look for fossils and it was payday! We each found incredible treasures! Our son even found a whale... More 

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Thank justabreeze
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

My husband and I booked the Little Tybee Unplugged tour. It totally exceeded all of our expectations! We learned so much about the area and it's ecosystem. I would 100% recommend Sundial Charters to everyone. It was the highlight of our trip!

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Champaign, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

My sister & I took a week long trip to the Savannah/Tybee Island area and the best part was our Little Tybee Unplugged boat tour!!! Our captain/tour guide was Buddy and he did an awesome job!! He was very knowledgeable about the area, the wildlife and the Tybee history; plus had a fun personality. Kudos Buddy! The weather was great... More 

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Brantford, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

It was excellent time Ben was very knowledgable about all the waterways and and explained everything in detail just wish we spent a little more time on the island but it was still a really good time

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