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Cap'n Rod's Lowcountry Plantation Tours

711 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
+1 843-477-0287
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Something for everyone. The. Grandbaby loved the shells,dolphins, bald eagles,and alligators . I... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Tom C
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Fun boat tour, interesting history

Went on this boat tour with my fiancé. We were the last two tickets they sold for a full boat. It... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
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711 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3625
+1 843-477-0287
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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Something for everyone. The. Grandbaby loved the shells,dolphins, bald eagles,and alligators . I am a historian and capt rod delivered with a comprehensive knowledge of the area. His family has deep ties to the area. Heard he may retire. You can't miss this

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Went on this boat tour with my fiancé. We were the last two tickets they sold for a full boat. It was informative and well worth the money. The tour started as soon as we were in motion. Cap'n Rod was telling the history of...More

Thank MarieM0903
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This attraction is well worth the drive and the money. Georgetown is a very cute old Southern town with a picturesque harborwalk and Captain Rod's boat is the best appointed shelling boat in Georgetown. Booking was easy and Captain Rod is the best- he knows...More

Thank timothykhaverkos
Reviewed 28 April 2017

If you are going to take a boat tour, this is the one to take. The Cap'n was informative and very knowlegable.

Thank 2ndalarmphoto
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We took this tour last year about this time in April and are here again and going to signup soon while we're in Myrtle Beach. It was so relaxing ,and fun to find shells. Lots of good information about the area, too. Can't wait to...More

Thank bankersm
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Cap'n Rod, Miss Jane and Cap'n Dave were very nice and knowledgeable about the area. The boat was clean and comfortable, with a bathroom onboard. The benches are metal, so I would bring a towel to sit on. The island they take you to is...More

Thank RobRon123
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We took Cap'n Rod's Shell Island Tour and really enjoyed it. The tour was informative and we learned a lot of historical facts about the area. We found some amazing sea shells. Definitely would take this tour again.

Thank wearytraveler0111
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We took the lighthouse and shell tour with Cap'n Rod. He had us laughing, asking questions and enjoying the time on his boat. I had questions prior to booking and Ms. Fran answered fully and quickly. A competitor's boat went out and back before us...More

1  Thank Jeannette O
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We learned a lot about the history of Georgetown and SC. The only thing negative were suppose to be back to the dock at 7:00pm and didn't get back until 7:40pm. Captain Ron was very knowledgeable and showed us points of interest along the way

Thank S0uthernLady10
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I signed up for this tour because I love combing the beach for shells and got that plus a whole lot more! The boat ride out to North Island and back was quite interesting thanks to knowledgeable Captain Doug! He knows so much history of...More

Thank Debsnyderii
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25 July 2017|
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Response from Lisa B | Reviewed this property |
It is rain or shine. The boat is covered and has side windows that roll down.
Marie I
26 April 2017|
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Response from Pat S | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do Sundays. if you go on Capt Rod low country tours you can get the schedule. It is a great trip greatly recommend.
Nancy S
25 February 2017|
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Response from Phillip T | Reviewed this property |
He can stay on the boat with Captain Rod or if he wanted he could sit on the beach depending on how hot it is on your visit. But Captain Rod will let him stay on the boat and relax while everyone is gathering shells. Have... More