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Address: 3702 Dock Site Rd, Edisto Marina, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
Phone Number: +1 843-869-2998
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The ONLY biologist-owned ecotour business on Edisto and the ACE Basin

The ONLY biologist-owned ecotour business on Edisto and the ACE Basin

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We had an amazing time on our dophin tour! Our captain went out of his way to create a great experience for us and our children, and his knowledge of the ecology and history of... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Mrs_Filizetti
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Wisconsin
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Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing time on our dophin tour! Our captain went out of his way to create a great experience for us and our children, and his knowledge of the ecology and history of the area truly deepened our appreciation for Edisto Island and the ACE Basin. Thanks so much!

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1 Thank Mrs_Filizetti
Fletcher, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Captain Dan gave us an education we will never forget. The dolphins were in full swing that day- We would definitely hang out with Dan again. Maybe a fishing excursion next trip to Edisto

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3 Thank Mark1bull
Columbia, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

It was a beautiful morning and Captain Don was very knowledgeable about the area. We got to see many dolphins frolicking in the waters.

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3 Thank tpgv53
Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Two groups totaling 23 people took a cruise with Botany Bay Ecotours. Both of our guides, Meg and Don, were very professional, knowledgeable, and entertaining. I highly recommend them as a fun thing to do, appropriate for all ages, when in Edisto Beach.

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4 Thank Bobwood46
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great way to see natural parts of island. So much history and lots of critters. Love winter too when birds migrate through.

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3 Thank sandivinton
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

My daughter is working on a marine biology project for Girl Scouts. Captain Meg was extremely knowledgeable and answered all of our many questions on the dolphin tour. Meg was patient and helpful. I highly recommend Botany Bay Ecotours!

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3 Thank Momof2267
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent! Ron was very knowledgeable! We explored many of the creeks, saw and hung around a dolphin pod and enjoyed the peace and quiet of nature. We would definitely take another tour when we return.

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2 Thank maryjojo22
Toledo, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Worth every cent! Amazing experience with school age children. Dozens of dolphins. Our tour guide, Don Anderson, was outstanding. Would definitely do it again!

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3 Thank _ritakchess
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

My family had a wonderful outing with my Mom to celebrate her birthday. We saw many dolphins and learned about the area. Sarah told us a lot about her life on the island and sang to my Mom too!

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3 Thank Caroline T
Aiea, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

The dolphins are vacationing at Edisto Beach! We went on the morning tour with Miss Sarah and we were thoroughly entertained by her and her stories, and there were three pods of dolphins that stayed near the boat the entire time. There were at least nine dolphins in on of the pods and we could see them feeding and playing.... More 

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