Become the captain of your very own speed boat on this one-of-a-kind, heart-pumping adventure tour!
Experience the thrill of driving a speed boat across the world-famous Charleston Harbor on this exciting sightseeing tour. There’s no experience necessary because this adventure begins with a routine safety orientation on boating basics and the rules of the water. Once you’re comfortable it’s time to hop into your F13 mini speed boat and put the throttle down.
Driving the speed boat is simple and easy. Think of it like driving a go-kart on water. From the moment you leave the docks, your adrenaline hits the roof, and it’s time to really have some fun. You’ll follow behind your expert guide, who will provide an introduction to the beautiful Charleston Harbor via a two-way communication system and point out all the famous sights along this 13-mile journey.
Experience unrivaled views of the Battery, USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier, Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, the downtown Charleston skyline, Waterfront Park, South Carolina Aquarium, the cruise ship terminal and all the wildlife and marine creatures that call the harbor home.
This tour gives you the best of both worlds – you get the assurance of having a skilled guide lead you on your journey plus the absolute thrill of driving your own speed boat. Get ready for non-stop action from start to finish on this Charleston Harbor Speed Boat Adventure!
Daily - 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
No previous experience is necessary. This speed boat adventure begins with a routine safety orientation on the basics of boating and the rules of the water.
The maximum combined weight for both the driver and the passenger cannot exceed 450 pounds.
Children must be at least 5 years of age and accompanied by a parent or guardian. To drive the boat alone, participants must be at least 18 years of age. 16 & up may drive as long as an adult is accompanying them in the boat.
No, unfortunately it is not wheelchair accessible.
Normally seasickness is caused by the slow rolling motion in the ocean. Since our speedboats move along at high speeds it normally doesn’t bother people that are prone to getting seasick.
Yes! This tour make many stops, at which the driver and passenger can switch so that both get an opportunity to drive. All drivers must be over the age of 18, or at least 16 and accompanied by a parent or legal guardian to drive.
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