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- Most Popular Tour
Dolphin Eco Tour
Duration: 1.5 hours
Availability: Year-round, daily
Departure Location: Shelter Cove Marina
Ages: All ages
- Adult (13+)
- Child (2-12)
- Small Child (2 & under)
Explore the Marsh and Search for Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins!
Outside Hilton Head’s Dolphin Eco Tour is one of the most popular tours on Hilton Head Island, providing an unforgettable experience for nature lovers, families, and anyone looking for a fun and educational adventure on the water. This tour is led by experienced guides who are passionate about the local ecosystem, ensuring that guests have an unforgettable experience while also learning about the region’s unique wildlife and marine habitat. Atlantic bottlenose dolphins are a must-see while staying on Hilton Head!
Explore Broad Creek, venture through the tidal marsh system, and learn about the island’s history. Join us for a tour on Broad Creek watching for birds and dolphins in the salt marsh ecosystem. Along the way, your interpretive naturalist captain will entertain your group with fun facts and stories of the Lowcountry.
Our boats are stable, comfortable, and ideal for viewing wildlife.
Overall, the Dolphin Eco Tour is a must-do activity for anyone visiting Hilton Head Island. Whether you’re a nature lover, a family with children, or just looking for a unique adventure on the water, this tour will leave you with lasting memories of the beautiful Lowcountry and its incredible wildlife. Book your tour today with Outside Hilton Head and discover the magic of the dolphins and the Lowcountry ecosystem.
About Your Guides
The guides leading the Dolphin Eco Tour are experienced and knowledgeable, with a deep passion for the local ecosystem. They have undergone extensive training and have a strong commitment to safety and guest satisfaction. They are certified by the United States Coast Guard and have completed training in environmental science and natural history, ensuring that guests receive a fun, comprehensive and engaging experience while on the tour.
What to Bring
Guests should bring water, sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat to protect themselves from the sun. Comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing is recommended, as well as a camera to capture memories of the tour. Outside Hilton Head provides all necessary equipment, including life jackets and binoculars.