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Pau Hana Flying Circus Catamarans

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‘Enjoyed another wonderful sail with Captain Peter on Flying Circus! The weather was perfect, the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Company was great to work with! I messed up what day we were going out and they rebooked us with no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Evansville, Indiana
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Advanced Sail Inc / Hilton Head Island Sailing Charters has been providing fun dolphin watch sailing charters on Hilton Head Island since 1989. It's the Ultimate Sailing Experience and the "Environmentally-Friendly" Way to see Nature Under Sail! Due...more
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86 Helmsman Way, Shelter Cove Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

‘Enjoyed another wonderful sail with Captain Peter on Flying Circus! The weather was perfect, the winds good and conversations with the captain excellent! Whenever we visit Hilton Head with family or friends we always make sure we go out on an intimate private sail with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Company was great to work with! I messed up what day we were going out and they rebooked us with no issues!

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Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Our pleasure! Thank you for your kind remarks! We are happy everything worked out and you got in your sail on Flying Circus! We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 11 July 2018

We booked the Pau Hana 53 ft catamaran for its scheduled 3-hour sunset cruise...what a wonderful choice! Joe, the experienced captain and his first mate TJ, gave a running history lesson on the sites we were sailing by and just general points of interest. The...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

we had such a great time on PauHana! it was so peaceful and beautiful. the dolphins were following us, it was awesome! great day! ♡♡♡♡♡ 5 stars!

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

10/10 WOULD recommend!!! Such a beautiful and entertaining trip! The weather happened to be perfect but Capt Josh was very well informed and showed us so much! We had such a great time!

Thank Trilby B
Management response:Responded 24 May 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words! We are very happy that you enjoyed your time sailing on Flying Circus with Captain Josh! Hope to have you join us again sometime. Kind regards.

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

There were four of us who went out with Capt Peter. He had my husband guide the boat for 98 percent of the time. He sat across the catamaran from us, so we seldom heard what he was saying. I was clear that my goal...More

1  Thank Judy W
Management response:Responded 9 April 2018

Thank you for sharing your thoughts. We are sorry that we did not meet your expectations. We try our best. FYI, Dolphins are wild and just coming back into the area in the Spring. One can never know where or when they will show up....More

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Wow... what an amazing person Captin Bob of the Flying Circus is... truly a genuine and wonderful human being! The trip was my husband and I for our 2nd anniversary... the sun was setting on the water and it was so peaceful, everything around us...More

1  Thank Chickpea T
Management response:Responded 16 March 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We are very happy that you enjoyed your time on Flying Circus. It has been our sincere continued goal and pleasure (since 1989) to help guests have memorable intimate experiences like yours with our fun personable captains. :)

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Captain Bob is a great guy, he has really good stories and he knows the area. The boat is a really rundown old race boat. The flying circus wasn't comfortable on its best day and it hasn't gotten better. They are charging premium rates and...More

1  Thank Scott E
Management response:Responded 2 March 2018

Thank you for your remarks. And thank you for your kind words about your captain. After a long busy season, we are in the process of doing some cosmetic and maintenance on Flying Circus. We have been in business since 1989 and do “care” very...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Had a great trip with Captain Peter. The boat is beautiful and was a perfect adventure for the 4 of us. Brought snacks and had such a good trip. Created amazing memories with my brother and sisters! Thanks for the great weather too!

1  Thank holly b
Management response:Responded 2 March 2018

Thanks for your kind remarks. We are glad you enjoyed your trip and we look forward to having you join us again sometime!

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Our family went on this cruise during our visit to Hilton Head. We had a wonderful time and Captain Bob was a wonderful narrator.

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Management response:Responded 9 April 2018

Thanks for your kind remarks and for joining us last summer! Hope to see you again in the future!

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30 March 2015|
Response from NYCFlo | Reviewed this property |
Both are options. Guests are grouped together in the multi-passenger Pau Hana, max 43, so there is plenty of room for all. Flying Circus sails as a private trip for just your party, max 6pp, plus the captain. Both boats are... More