The Daufuskie Island Ferry Service
and Tour Daufuskie
Now Offer Full-Service Tour Packages
ONE CALL BOOKS IT ALL!
Amazing Tour Daufuskie tours wrapped in the convenience of
dependable, comfortable round-trip ferry transportation.
Book your ferry and schedule your Daufuskie Island tour in ONE simple phone call.
Call 843-842-9449 or email Tour Daufuskie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
History and Artisans Tour – $80.00 per person
During this 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. Call 843-842-9449.
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. Call 843-842-9449.
Daufuskie Wilderness Afternoon Adventures $185 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. Call 843-842-9449.
Kayak tours, Stand-up Paddle Board Tours – $90.00 per person (1.5 hours) Call 843-842-9449.
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.
Come explore this underdeveloped island with Tour Daufuskie and the Daufuskie Island Ferry.
Call 843-842-9449 or email Daufuskie Tours at tourdaufuskieguide@gmail.
Daufuskie Island Ferry, the OFFICIAL ferry service to Daufuskie Island, has partnered with Tour Daufuskie, Daufuskie Island’s premier outdoor locally-owned tour company, to provide visitors with a full-service package. Just check out the tours below, decide which one you are interested in and call.
- Tour Daufuskie, the premier tour service on Daufuskie, was founded in 2011, is locally owned and has achieved area-wide recognition for its quality tours. With owners and employees all living on Daufuskie, their tours are sure to give you the insider's view of the island! Visitors leave having a new appreciation for this pristine, underdeveloped island so rich in history and natural beauty.
- The Daufuskie Island Ferry, which follows a regular daily schedule, leaves from Buckingham Landing, Hilton Head, SC. (35 Fording Island Road Exd, Hilton Head 29926). With its climate-controlled cabin and spacious outside deck, you'll have a comfortable, enjoyable ride regardless of the weather. The ferry captains are professional and polite, willing to help you with your cargo, and able to answer any questions you might have about the beautiful scenery and destination Daufuskie, a very special underdeveloped island recently named #10 on the top 11 small islands to visit in the United States!
For visitors to the island, the advantages of this partnership are priceless - Popular Tour Daufuskie tours wrapped in the round-trip service of the Daufuskie Island Ferry - the OFFICIAL ferry to Daufuskie Island.