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Charleston Kayak Company

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!

Guided Kayak Tours

    Guided Kayak Tours:

Kayak along the waters of Charleston South Carolina with a world class naturalist guide from Middleton Place, Folly Beach, the Charleston Harbor, and some of our more remote wilderness areas.

Dolphin & Nature Charters

  Dolphin & Nature Charters: 

Get an in-depth look at the Salt-Marsh as we explore by private charter boat. Dolphins, wading birds, and other wildlife abounds, and can include a stop on an undeveloped beach framed by historic lighthouse.


Self-Guided Kayak Rentals

Self-Guided Kayak Rentals:

Explore the tidal marshes at your own pace with our kayak rental program. A wide variety of single and double kayaks  will ensure everyone a kayak in which they are safe, comfortable and efficient.

Whats Happening

Cypress Swamp Tour is Back!

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.