Daufuskie Island Ferry – Adventures to be Remembered
Getting There is Half the Fun!
Delightful, Comfortable, dependable, affordable, professional, memorable!
Great for group rides and excursions too.
Daufuskie - minutes away and yet worlds apart.
Let us be your chariot to a wonderland of adventure.
Give the Gift of Adventure
Discover Daufuskie - $35.00
One round-trip ticket to Daufuskie Island - to be used any time for one calendar year. Give several. Share the Daufuskie adventure.
Explorer’s 2-person Self-guided Adventures - $129.00
Explorer’s 4-person Self-guided Adventure - $189.00
If you are adventuresome and like being in charge, then this 4-hour exploration is perfect for you. When you step off the ferry, an associate will greet you and give you an overview of the island and what to expect. Then, with map in hand, you’ll take off on a golf cart to explore the island for yourself. You may explore our beaches, visit the island’s historic locations, stop in at the galleries and craft shops, and/or grab some food at one of our unique restaurants. The enjoyable round-trip ferry boat ride is just the icing on the cake.
History and Artisans Tour - $75.00 per person
During this 2 ½ hour tour with Tour Daufuskie, you will learn about the Gullah, American Indian, and Civil War history that makes this bridgeless island so significant. You’ll have the opportunity to stop at the Billie Burn Historical Museum and see island artifacts which date back to the 1500’s. You’ll visit the Marys Field two-room school house made famous by author Pat Conroy’s The Water is Wide and you’ll be charmed by Daufuskie’s artisans – who have been collectively covered in national and regional magazines such as Coastal Living, Southern Living, Martha Stewart Living, Charleston Home, South, Charleston, Hilton Head Monthly, and more. Includes round-trip ferry boat ride from Bluffton.
Sallie Ann’s Native Gullah Tour - $99.00 per person (Tuesday and Saturday afternoons only)
When you step off the ferry, Tour Daufuskie will introduce you to Sallie Ann Robinson, a sixth generation native of Daufuskie Island and recognized TV personality, celebrity chef, and spokesperson for preserving the legacy of Gullah culture. During the next 2 ½ hours, Sally will fascinate you as she makes the history of Daufuskie come alive by sharing her many stories about growing up as a child on bridge-less Daufuskie Island and attending the two-room school where she was one of author Pat Conroy’s students. Your ferry boat ride back to Bluffton is sure to include lively conversation.
Daufuskie Wilderness Afternoon Adventures $175 for two people
When you step off the ferry, the first part of your adventure begins with a 90-minute "Wild Daufuskie” Eco-Tour led by Tour Daufuskie. This guided golf-cart Eco-Tour takes you through the wild side of Daufuskie which includes the habitats of the birds (egrets, great blue herons, eagles, and osprey), gators & other reptiles, your naturalist adventure guide will share low country knowledge about edible weeds and plant life, marsh life, marine life, insects, and other critters readily found on island. Then, with map in hand, you will spend the next 2 hours exploring the rest of the island.
Give the gift of adventure. For more details, call 843-940-7704 or email us at info@DaufuskieIslandFerry.com.
Equestrian Adventures - $95.00 first person ($79 each additional person up to 4)
Learn about the endangered Marsh Tacky horse in the context of its historical roots on Daufuskie Island. Meet them nose to nose. After your 1.5 hour ferry boat ride to Daufuskie from Bluffton, you will spend 2 hours learning about the marsh tackies “life-style” on Daufuskie, take a riding lesson or, depending on your ability, enjoying a trail-ride into the most pristine parts of the island. Then catch your breath and relax as you watch the dolphins chase your ferry on the way back to Bluffton.