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Charleston Water Taxi
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Owner description: Don't miss the boat! Water Taxis make hourly trips across the harbor to downtown Charleston starting at 9am. Leave the car in Mt Pleasant at the Charleston Harbor Resort at Patriots Point and avoid the parking hassle. $10 all day pass allows you to come and go when you please. Water Taxis land at Waterfront Park/Market St. and the Charleston Maritime Center next to the Aquarium Wharf. The water taxis make a scenic 4 mile loop around Charleston Harbor checking out dolphins on the way. Great for kids and grown-ups who just want to get on the water.
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Friendly crew, beautiful scenery, helpful information, great directions to places in the city. Convienent

Thank Carol D
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Reviewed 5 May 2014

We used the water taxi to go to and from historic Charleston from Mt Pleasant (Patriot's Point). Captains were friendly and accomodating. Fun to see Charleston from another point of view. And we had free and easy parking - none of the downtown hassle.

1  Thank Ticogrl
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Reviewed 2 May 2014

I hate to give a "poor" rating, but it is because we couldn't use the taxi. We stayed at Shem Creek, and although there is a sign for a water taxi, we didn't see a number nor were given information. Supposedly there is a transport from Patriots Point, but you are required to purchase a ticket to the museum there. Not in our plans! So, we had to drive back into Charleston and find parking. SUGGESTION: Offer water taxi service from either Pat Pt or Shem Creek with no strings attached.

3  Thank Carol H
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Reviewed 27 April 2014

This is the best way to travel to / from Patriot's Point - added benefit is free car parking at the northern-most terminal in Charleston.

1  Thank drawoha
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Reviewed 15 April 2014

We use the water taxi a lot to go to Charleston. There is free parking at Patriot's Point and the water taxi takes you directly to Waterfront Park in Charleston. It runs 6 dollars per person (one way). Check their schedule, in the winter they run only during the weekend (or Saturday)

1  Thank vincenthalma
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