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Cap'n Rod's Lowcountry Shell Island & Plantation Tours

Open today: 07:00 - 19:00

Cap'n Rod's Lowcountry Shell Island & Plantation Tours
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Visit an unspoiled barrier island. Who knows what Mother Nature has in store? A lighthouse, eagles, dolphin, maybe even a turtle. You Plantation will​ have one and a half hours to leisurely stroll an unspoiled beach, accessible only by boat. Peace...more
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
711 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
+1 843-477-0287
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We went on the Shell Island and Lighthouse Tour. Great crew, very informative. There is no hurry. There is plenty of time to shell hunt and enjoy the scenery.Good day trip from Myrtle Beach.

Thank pel12
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Shell Island and Lighthouse Tour. Since it was a small group, the captain and first mate were extra attentive to all the guests. We learned a lot from the captain during his commentary. The total length of the entire tour was about...More

1  Thank Fred B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Capt. Doug was nice, funny, and made the trip a blast. My wife and I were on our honey moon and they made it very special. We found lots of shells and had a nice picnic on the beech.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on this tour with friends. Ron was highly entertaining, great regional history stories as well as beautiful natural scenery where you seldom saw another person. Common to see bald eagles and ospreys, a great time at a terrific price. I would highly recommend this...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our tour was set for October 9th at 12:30 pm. We left the harbor on time under partly cloudy skies. We were having a great time with the Captain giving us great information about the After about 20 to 25 minutes we encountered some very...More

1  Thank kcsather53
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were excited about this 4 hour tour. 20-25 minutes into it, the water became very rough. My husband and I are use to being on water, but this was rough. Doug questioned the roughness, and the decision was to return to shore after some...More

1  Thank Discover590906
Reviewed 4 October 2018

What a fantastic trip to North Island with Captain Rod. On our way to where the ocean meets the bay, many historical stories and facts were shared while we enjoyed the beautiful scenery and wildlife. We had sightings of Bald Eagles, dolphins, blue herons, alligators,...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed searching for shells. Captain was knowledgeable of area and pointed out alligators and bald eagles. Enjoyed

Thank HollyVanDerAa
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The captain was very knowledgeable about the area, and his mannerism was so pleasant. He wanted to make sure we were all having a good time. Great day

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This was by far our favorite day of our Myrtle Beach trip. Nothing like getting dropped off on a deserted island and told to be a kid again and go exploring. The kids, ranging form 5-13 had a ball. An absolute must to do and...More

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17 June 2018|
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Response from JohnB5422 | Property representative |
Yes sir maybe bug spray as well We have water soda. Chips crackers and sweets for sale as well Your welcome to bring food with you as well
17 June 2018|
Response from JohnB5422 | Property representative |
Cooler ok no wheels please towel sunblock possibly bug spray We have chips water soda crackers. Water for sale on boat
25 July 2017|
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Response from Lisa B | Reviewed this property |
It is rain or shine. The boat is covered and has side windows that roll down.