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Sundial Charters - Tours

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Address: Tybee Island, GA
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+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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Coastal Wonders

Sundial Charters specializes in day tours in coastal waters in and around Tybee Island, GA. Captain Rene' Heidt is a knowledgeable naturalist in birding, fishing, dolphins and the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Tybee Island, Georgia
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Tybee Island, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sundial Charters specializes in day tours in coastal waters in and around Tybee Island, GA. Captain Rene' Heidt is a knowledgeable naturalist in birding, fishing, dolphins and the like. She can also take you to look for shark's and megalodon teeth if you wish. The boat will accommodate a party of 4-5 comfortably. She also has been willing to allow... More 

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

Thank you for the kind words, we love our local customers. More 

McDonough, GA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Tybee Island for many years & one of our top bucket list things to do was to take a boat tour over to Little Tybee. Finally all the stars lined up & my 60th birthday was the day! We got to take our mini dachshund with us on the tour too so it was even more special!... More 

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Tybee Island, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Capt. Dave and Capt. Rene really know their stuff as well as knowing the ins and outs of getting to Little Tybee through all the changing cuts. As a group of Birder's, we were able to find our target bird - the Snowy Plover - as well as a nice flock of American White Pelicans, bald eagles, herons & egrets,... More 

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Momence, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent tour for shelling and wildlife. The guide was very knowledgable and shared throughout the 3 Hr trip. Would recommend it to anyone!

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La Vergne, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This was our secound trip to Tybee but our first taking a chartered tour. We loved it! Our Captain (Bennett) was very knowledgeable, funny and informative. I would definitely recommend this tour and this Captain! Our 2 year old grandson loved it too!Thank you for a wonderful experience.

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Saint Croix Falls, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Amazing fossil hunting trip! Loved every single thing about the experience. Dave, Renee, & Aubrey were wonderful. LOTS of cool bone & shark teeth fossils.

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

On Christmas Eve's day we zipped out to the Savannah River and received the gift of a beautiful day of fossil finding. Our guide Bennet and his brother pointed us in the right direction and let us loose. We found all sorts of treasures. Bennet was very knowledgeable and entertaining even for those of us who know the area. This... More 

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Lavonia, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

We had an awesome fossil trip as always when we book it with Sundial Charters! Rene & David Heidt are very knowledgeable about the fossils, coastal marine life and much more! You wont be sorry if you book a trip with them.

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

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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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 6 November 2016

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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