Commuting via sailboat has a number of advantages: there are no traffic jams, it's OK for the hitchhikers to have hooks for hands, and if you hit a deer it's definitely the deer's fault. Steer clear with this Groupon.
- $145 for a three-hour harbor tour with lunch for up to four ($290 value)
This three-hour tour cruises through Charleston Harbor as sailors take in the sights and sounds of the water aboard the Blue Horizon. Visitors can participate by helping to trim sails, steer, keep watch for other vessels, or keep an eye open for any passing dolphins or other marine creatures. Alternately, visitors can just kick back and enjoy the cruise as they take in views of Charleston’s Battery and neighboring coastlines.
This Groupon also includes lunch for four passengers, which consists of sandwiches and snacks. Two extra seats are available on the tour, for an additional $35 per person.
Paul Mitchell plied American and European waters for over thirty years, nestling yachts into such ports as Annapolis, Bermuda, Gibraltar, and Lisbon. Now, as a US Coast Guard-certified captain, he puts his expertise to work showing of the 20-miles of waters and hundreds of years of history in Charleston Harbor. He leads sunset tours to soak up the waning light and sea breezes whilst enhancing the experience with stories of the sea and ships. He also plans two-day coastal voyages past Kiawah Island and up the ´Edisto River to Bohicket Marina, offering guests a unique experience with a chance of spotting dolphins, pelicans, and other wildlife in a marine environment.