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Plantation River Tours

1950 Wachesaw Rd, Wacca Wache Marina, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6706
+1 843-651-2994
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Scenic Tour Accompanied by a Great Overview of the Local Area and it's History

This was our first trip for my husband and me on this Plantation River Tour. The guide was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Eileen D
State College, PA
A Real Yawner

This was supposed to be a SIGHTseeing expedition on the water. We were told the boat has a large... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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  • Average12%
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“airboat tour” (21 reviews)
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1950 Wachesaw Rd, Wacca Wache Marina, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6706
+1 843-651-2994
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first trip for my husband and me on this Plantation River Tour. The guide was extremely well-informed and well-spoken. He was able to provide an excellent overview of the local history and the local ecology. In addition to learning about the rice...More

Thank Eileen D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was supposed to be a SIGHTseeing expedition on the water. We were told the boat has a large window-enclosed, air-conditioned cabin to view the SIGHTS. On the day of our cruise it was very hot and humid. The temperature was 97 degrees, with a...More

Thank dj-retired2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately, we were very disappointed with our tour. We did not do the airboat but chose the other boat option tour. In short it was very boring. It was hard to hear with the sound system and not much to see. Landscape is beautiful but...More

Thank Donna V
Reviewed 1 week ago

5 of us in our family set off from Myrtle Beach to this excursion. We hit an unbelievable rain storm which caused accidents, traffic and we called the tour company asking them what we should do since the GPS said we would be 5 minutes...More

1  Thank cynthiasL7226PO
Dale P, Public Relations Manager at Plantation River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

On behalf of Plantation River Tours I apologize for your inconvenience. We do our best to supply knowledge of our strict cancellation policy. Sometimes the weather does not work with us and that is beyond our control. With that being said, It has to be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw alligators and some beautiful birds. The setting was peaceful and gorgeous ... now really a nature preserve with a history of rice cultivation. The history of the place and people was moving ... expertise on rice cultivation shared by people from Sierra Leone,...More

Thank pamelag7152017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My parents (late 70s) and I spent several hours on this river cruise. The tour guide was incredibly informative and very witty. It was interesting to hear about the extensive history from this part of the South. While we did not see crocodiles, we were...More

Thank Susanne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth your time. While the air boat ride only lasted 1 hour, it was great going into the back waters of the Waccamaw River to see nature at it very best. Also, ear plugs are not needed because ear protection is provided. Front row...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time on the air boat, "GATOR BAIT"!!! The captain was very informative, funny, & made sure we all had a good time. I would definitely recommend the GATOR BAIT air boat ride to everyone! We plan to return with family &...More

1  Thank Wildcatfan123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Waccamaw Lady tour was first-rate in every way! The guide was very informative about both the natural and cultural history of this beautiful and historic region. The scenery was magnificent - so wonderful to see so much "nothing" along a large, scenic river. The...More

1  Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The air boat ride was fun and adventurous but we did not see gators and saw very few other animals. The captain gave very little history and narration.

1  Thank scottstraveler
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Martha G
30 May 2017|
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Response from Sharen R | Reviewed this property |
According to their website for Plantation River Tours, the prices are as follows: Adults (Ages 13 and Older): $35 Children (Ages 5 - 12): $20 Young Children (Ages 4 and under): FREE Didn't see a group rate, but they do... More
Jill K
31 December 2016|
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Response from Tammy P | Reviewed this property |
I think you should call for dates and times available, especially January - March. Their number is (843) 651-2994.
21 March 2016|
Response from Dale P | Property representative |
Yes, The Waccamaw Lady is. It is a 2 hour tour through some of the rice plantations of Georgetown County.