Charleston Kayak Company is small kayak outfitter based in Charleston, South Carolina, specializing in creating memorable on water experiences that connect our guests with nature and history. Coastal South Carolina offers incredible kayaking opportunities in a wide range of diverse eco-systems. We paddle them all! We offer both regularly scheduled tours departing daily, and private guided tours customized to your needs and interests. Our specialty is offering very small group tours to ensure one-on-one attention from your naturalist guide. Whether you are looking for kayak tours, kayak rentals, or private boat charters to undeveloped beaches, we have you covered. Check out some of the options below, and don\'t hesitate to call or email us for more guidance. Come experience the low-country as its meant to be seen!
Middleton Place Kayaking
Kayak along the lowcountry's only State Scenic River Corridor from the historic property of Middleton Place.
Private Eco-tours by Boat
Salt Marsh Exploration, bottlenose dolphin, historic lighthouse, and undeveloped beaches.
Folly Beach Kayaking
Wildlife abounds in the Salt Marshes of Folly! Private Kayak Tours at low-tide, sunrise and sunset.
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Check our tour, rental, and special events calendars or make a reservation.
Explore the legendary blackwater cypress swamp on this special seasonal guided tour. (Feb-April)
Special Events/ Paddles
Check out our list of upcoming events, special seasonal paddles, and group trips open to anyone.
Always a guest favorite, the seasonal blackwater swamp kayak tour is back! Take a step back in time on this intimate kayak expedition into the heart of the blackwater swamp. This kayaking tour is only expected to run through April, and tour sizes are kept very small (2-6 people), so book your spot now. Click here for more info.
Morris Island Boat Tour
Dolphins +undeveloped beach+historic lighthouse= great day on the water in charleston! Our 24ft Carolina Skiff offers a spacious and quiet ride as we cruise the salt marsh estuaries on our way to historic Morris Island. Multiple departure times are available, but low-tide is a favorite. Please call or book on-line to book your spot! Cost starts at as little as $45 per person.