Schooner Pride sailing season has ended for 2014. We will begin sailing in early March for the 2015 season. Click here for a calendar of available dates
People of all walks of life can enjoy two –hour public sails! There are no set courses, she sails with the winds and tides so every cruise is unique.
The Pride is available for private charters, weddings, private parties, birthdays, family reunions, church groups & more!
New events are added throughout the year. Please check back.
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Tour Charleston Harbor and experience the best in Charleston sailing, sightseeing and attractions on The Schooner Pride, a classic 84' tall ship.
Considered one of the top five things to do in Charleston, join us for our exhilarating daily sails or romantic sunset sails to escape the crowded streets and sweltering heat of downtown Charleston, SC. Take in the Holy City the way it was meant to be seen, from the peaceful waters of Charleston Harbor, as we mingle with dolphins, pelicans and gulls on our two hour sailing tours.
This is not a narrated tour, but more of a way to enjoy the serenity of Charleston Harbor and the soft breezes and beautiful views without having to take in nonstop information. Our crew is very knowledgeable and will be happy to point out landmarks and answer questions, but only if that’s what you desire. This is truly a great way to relax and enjoy your time on the water as we lift our sails the cool breeze will whisk you away to a time care forgot.
Relax and sip wine or another cool beverage as we sail from the Aquarium Wharf and continue sailing past the historic Battery, towards Ft. Johnston and Ft. Sumter, where the first shots of the Civil War were fired in 1861. Our sailing tour takes you past the USS Yorktown, the storied WWII air craft carrier docked at Patriot's Point, and on past Castle Pinckney, Charleston's old waterfront trading area where the walled city first developed. Keep in mind each sail is unique due to winds, tides and current.
Other notable Charleston attractions on this unique Charleston Sailing tour include the Arthur Ravenel Jr. cable-stayed bridge, glimpses of Rainbow Row, and panoramic views of Charleston skyline and its many incredible churches. Whether you're interested in a new perspective of Charleston sightseeing, the excitement of sailing Charleston Harbor as you chase the ghosts of Blackbeard the pirate, or enjoying the elegant romance of a Charleston sunset sail, join us on the Schooner Pride.