8 Things You Need to Know Before Your Next Dolphin Watching Tour
Dolphin watching tour will last for approximately 90 minutes. If you have young children, ensure that they get enough sleep before you go.
Our dolphin watching tour is a great option for families and friends looking to have a great time with their friends.
The crew is knowledgeable about dolphins and will make sure that everyone has a great time, especially children, on the dolphin boat ride. All tourists will have a lot of fun watching dolphins play in the ocean. Our captains are highly skilled sailors who will ensure your safety.
Dolphin Watching Tour
Our dolphin tours are available at three times slots:
- Running Daily – 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
- Morning Trips –10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
- Sunset Dolphin – 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
You have the option to choose which time slot best suits your needs.
These are our rates to take you on a 2-1/2 hours tour.
- Adults $28
- Children 3 -12 yrs $22
- 2 & Under – Free
Private dolphin cruises are available for you and your friends if you need privacy. We are able to do many different events such as birthdays, reunions, wedding weekends and many other types. Just let us know your plans in advance to reserve your next adventure.
Comfortable clothes are important for the dolphin boat ride.
You should wear comfortable, humidity-friendly clothing during your dolphin watching tour in Myrtle Beach. This will allow you to stay warm while riding on the boat to see dolphins.
Make sure your children are wearing their life vests when you go on a dolphin tour Myrtle Beach.
Your underage children should wear life vests throughout the cruise. This is to make sure they are secure and safe. To avoid any unwanted falls, keep them away from the boat’s edges and don’t let them run around.
We have prepared lifejackets and lifebuoys for your safety while aboard the ship.
While on your dolphin watching tour, don’t forget to take photos.
We want you to not only remember the dolphin watching experience, but also to treasure a souvenir. We encourage you to take photos during the 90-minute boat ride.
You can ask our crew to take family photos or group photos.
Dolphins are social creatures so don’t be afraid to approach them.
Dolphins are among the most friendly creatures on the planet. Dolphins are a friendly and sociable species. They will show off their skills by displaying their aerial moves and breaching into the water. Dolphins enjoy playing, hunting, and raising their calves as a family.
Fun fact: Dolphins enjoy traveling with their ‘friends and ‘family. They travel with groups of 10-15 dolphins, called “pods”.
It is strongly discouraged that you swim with dolphins while on your dolphin boat cruise. Instead, enjoy their natural habitat and just watch them.
We encourage you to just watch these dolphins do their thing, and not swim with them. This is for the safety of both you and the dolphins. Federal law says it is against the law to “swim with dolphins”. This is because it puts stress on them when humans swim alongside them. This can lead to aggression and agitation from the marine mammals.
Please note that sonar devices should not be brought on the dolphin-watching tour.
All sonar devices (including depth sounders and fish finders) should be turned off during the dolphin boat ride. To prevent stress from affecting marine mammals, turn your phone on silent and disable the vibration option.
Photographs of dolphins and sea creatures should be taken without flash, as it can cause anxiety.
Our dolphin watching tours will be worth every penny. Sunshine Scenic Tours can help you book your first boat ride with dolphins.
We have the lowest rates, but we don’t compromise on the quality of your tour. We can also arrange private tours if required. To schedule your next dolphin cruise at Myrtle Beach, please contact us in advance.