Charleston Water Taxi
Did you know that Charleston has a Water Taxi service? Whether you are hoping to spot a few dolphins, beat traffic or just not feeling up for walking the Ravenel Bridge – there are multiple reasons why the Water Taxi is a great option.
During the “peak” season, which runs from March – November, they operate from the hours of 9am to 8pm every day. You can purchase an all-day pass for $12 per person. And, children 3 and under are free. The taxi operates daily and departs from four locations:
Aquarium Wharf/Maritime Center – 10 Wharfside St., Charleston SC 29401. Water Taxi’s depart every hour, half passed the hour (:30) starting at 9:30am.
Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum – 40 Patriots Pt Rd. Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464. Water Taxi’s depart every hour at :45 min passed the hour starting at 9:45am from behind the USS Yorktown (aircraft carrier).
Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina – 24 Patriots Pt. Rd., Mt Pleasant, SC 29464. Parking is available in pavilion/marina parking lot. Water Taxi’s depart every hour, on the hour (:00) starting at 9:00am.
Waterfront Park/Market St/Historic District – 1 Vendue Range Charleston, SC 29401. Water Taxis depart every hour, 15 min passed (:15) starting at 9:15 am
This is a great way to see the city. After all, Charleston is surrounded by water. The Water Taxi also offers Dolphin Tours, Private Charters and Sight Seeing Tours. There are several special events during the years that can be a challenge to attend due to parking. During the Annual Cooper River Bridge Run, the water taxi will operate a special route that offers their customers a great option for transportation before and after the run.
I love showing people around Charleston. Whether it is by boat, bicycle or car! If you are ever curious about finding your next home in Charleston – I would love to be your guide. Hiring a professional Realtor will help you determine the best neighborhood and locations for your family. So, please give me a call! Whitley Boyd, Realtor, 843-324-4761 cell, w.boyd@AgentOwned.com, www.PropertiesofCHS.com
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