Party Cruises

Nothing says “Celebrate!” like you and your closest friends enjoying time out on a private luxury boat. Spend your next event touring the sites of Charleston. We’ll provide the coolers, ice and Bluetooth speakers for the ultimate party on the water. 

Island Tours

Board one of our luxury watercrafts and head to one of the many islands off of the coast. We go where you want, when you want, so you can customize your island tour to fit your schedule.

Sample Trip Itineraries


We offer private boat rides, so your trip can be as flexible as you’d like it to be. We’ll take you wherever you’d like to go. Here are just some possible Charleston Day Cruises to consider.

River Cruises

High Tide offers cruises through Charleston's gorgeous rivers, allowing guests to experience the lesser-known areas of the city. Enjoy the views as you glide down the Ashley, Cooper, Wando and Stono Rivers, and experience a calm and quiet water getaway.

Charleston DaY cruises

Family Boat Cruises

You bring the family and the sunscreen and we’ll provide a family-friendly cruise that everyone will love. Our flexible itineraries allow families to create an experience that fits their schedule and allows for quality time in the sun and waves.

Charleston Harbor Tours

You simply can’t say you’ve experienced Charleston until you’ve been out on its famous harbor. We can take you out on the water in style. See the Harbor’s famous historic sites like the USS Yorktown, Fort Sumter, Charleston Battery and more. Get a new perspective on the city!

Lunch & Brunch Cruises

Take your next midday meal up a notch in a luxury watercraft cruising through the waters of Charleston. Our boat cruises are not fixed to set times or destinations, so you can create the perfect on-the-water dining experience for your group.

There’s nothing like spending the day out on the water, exploring the gorgeous Charleston sights with your closest friends and loved ones. High Tide Harbor Tours offers a full range of Charleston Day Cruises to help you get out on the water in style. Browse the various trip types below, or contact us to create a custom itinerary for your cruise. Our private boat rides are designed to give you a customized experience that you can’t get anywhere else.

Book With Us Today


Have something else in mind? Give us a call, and we’ll be happy to make it happen for you. We’ll do our best to accommodate you and will work closely with you to create a great itinerary for your trip.

Morris Island

If you can only get to Morris Island by boat, it might as well be a luxury, private boat! Our professional team can get you to the hidden gem of an island to experience the wildlife, the history and the breathtaking scenery.

Fort Sumter

The only way to truly grasp the magnitude of Fort Sumter is from the water. This impressive part of American history serves as the backdrop for a relaxing day on the water. See one of Charleston’s most famous landmarks up close from the comfort of a private boat packed with luxury features.

Our Fleet

We have several boat options in our fleet to help you get the perfect day cruise experience. From luxurious, intimate yachts to large skiffs that can hold up to 18 guests, you’re sure to find the perfect boat for your needs. Explore our fleet options and rates here.

For your convenience and enjoyment on the water, all of our boats have sound systems and comfortable seating. For every charter, we also provide a cooler filled with ice. You’re welcome to bring your own food and beverages aboard and can even have catering orders delivered directly to the Ripley Light Yacht Club.