There are endless options when it comes to Myrtle Beach boat tours! You can enjoy a laid back cruise, sightseeing tour, or something more adventurous like a two-person boat that goes FAST! We’ve put together a list of our favorite places in the Grand Strand for boat tours, cruises, rentals and more!
Sail Boat Rides
Enjoy sailing on the Atlantic Ocean with Downwind Sails of Myrtle Beach. Downwind Sails offers 30-minute sailboat rides with a professional sailor on one of their state-of-the-art Hobie Cats. Rides will accommodate 2-4 people and start at $10 per person.
Banana Boat Rides
Downwind Sails also offers banana boat rides, something for the whole family to enjoy! The banana boat ride is typically 10-15 minutes of joy-riding Myrtle Beach waves. Up to 6 people can ride together and rides are $18.50 per person.
Salt Shaker Boat Tours
A new and exciting way to cruise the waterway is on a CraigCat™ aquatic armchair with Salt Shakers Boat Tours. You’ll have a 1-hour guided adventure in a 2-person boat, each tour accommodates up to 8 people, great for families! Rides are $108.50 per person and must be reserved in advance.
Waccamaw River Tours
This boat tour option is a laid back one, great for sightseeing and enjoying the natural beauty of the Intracoastal Waterway! Take the Nature & Wildlife Tour for 1.5 hours of coasting down the waterway and watching for osprey, heron, turtles, and alligators. Nature & Wildlife tours are $22.95 for adults and $14.95 for children.
Ahoy there! Climb aboard Carolina’s largest pirate ship and join Blackbeard on his hunt for treasure. Blackbeard’s Pirate Cruise is an hour long ride filled with fun for the whole family. Cruises are $25 per person (children 2 and under are free) and include a pirate mustache, tattoo, and pirate booty earned on the ship!
Deep Sea Fishing Charter
Voyager offers deep sea fishing charters in Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach. During your deep sea fishing charter, you can expect to catch big-game fish like black sea bass, flounder, small jacks, sharks, etc. Reserve a half day fishing trip for you and your family during the morning, afternoon, or for night shark fishing (available June-September). Charters are $40 per adult and $32 for children 3-12.
Voyager also offers Dolphin Cruises for the whole family to enjoy. Each cruise is 2.5 hours long with food & beverage service. Adults are $25 per person and children 3-12 years old are $19 per child. Myrtle Beach Watersports also offer dolphin sighting cruises on the Sea Screamer and Sea Thunder. Their tours are 1.5-2 hours long and tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children 3-12. They guarantee a free pass to ride again if no dolphins are sighted during your cruise.
Hop on the Living Large Party Barge for some sun, fun, and day drinking on the water. The boat holds up to six people and offers 4, 3, 2-hour, and custom cruises. On each cruise, you’ll cruise the Intracoastal Waterway to Myrtle Beach’s well kept secret islands. Call 843-603-5572 for more information about cruises and rates!
Jet Boat Rides
Head to the south end for the thrill of a jet boat ride! You and your family (up to 11 people) can enjoy a half hour of 360 spins and power slides through Murrells Inlet. Tickets are $35 per person and passenger must weigh at least 40lbs.