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Experience Outside Palmetto Bluff

Palmetto Bluff boasts 32 miles of coastlines with natural meadows, salt marshlands, and wildlife galore. Coastlines mean LOTS of water, and that’s why nature plays such a huge role in the experiences that you can book.

The family of Outside Brands including Outside Hilton Head, Outside Savannah, and Outside Palmetto Bluff is the premier host of outdoor experiences and water activities in the Lowcountry. The team of enthusiasts and professionals have decades of combined knowledge and experience, making them the perfect guides for family-friendly excursions in and around Palmetto Bluff.

From hikes and nature walks, to fishing trips and sports like paddleboards, kayaks, and canoes, Outside Palmetto Bluff offers a plethora of activities for all age ranges and experience levels.


Social media and review sites have played a big part in the success of Outside Hilton Head, as past guests are able to leave feedback. With that in mind, here are a few review favorites from sites like Yelp, Google, and TripAdvisor.

★★★★★ “We had an amazing time exploring around Palmetto Bluff. Our Captain was so knowledgeable and fun. He was great with our group and helped us captures lots of memories. We wished we could have spent the whole day there.” – Dale T.

★★★★★ “Our family of four booked the seven-hour Ultimate Day this week. It was simply unbelievable! We tubed, wake boarded, skied, and knee boarded, then stopped at Palmetto Bluff for an awesome lunch with our Captain. Plenty of ice-cold water and sodas were provided. Our tour guide was great…lots of knowledge about the area’s history. The kids said that our trip with Outside Hilton Head was THE BEST. Inexpensive? No, but worth every penny. Not to be missed.” – J. Fitzpatrick from Atlanta, Georgia

★★★★★ “We are hooked! We spent five days boating and tubing and exploring with tour guides out of Palmetto Bluff—cannot rate the experience more highly. Our three teens even said, “Better than video games.” It will now be a family tradition. Our Captains were professional, knowledgeable, and always fun. Tubing with dolphins has to be an all-time great for me.” – Kara S.


Outside Palmetto Bluff boasts a bunch of great, fun, even educational experiences for guests of all ages. The adventures are family-friendly and hosted by professionals, all trained to keep you and your loved ones safe, secure, and happy. The following experiences are some of the most amazing and popular for families to the area:

Palmetto Bluff – The Bluffton Experience
For history buffs, this three-hour tour begins with a boat ride across the May River. Guests will dock to explore Old Bluffton, with stops that include the Heyward House, local artisan studios, small museums, and the Church of the Cross. Of course, this tour is loaded with fun facts, tall tales, and historic must-knows for guests of every age.

Palmetto Bluff – Full Moon Kayak Nature Tour
Serene and peaceful, this kayak tour takes places on the May River, beneath the bright lights of a full moon. For two hours, guests will paddle the nighttime river in provided kayaks, complete with safety gear and a knowledgeable tour guide.

Palmetto Bluff – 2 Hour Dolphin Eco
THE most popular Outside Palmetto Bluff experience to date, this two-hour tour of the Lowcountry’s backwaters features hidden creeks and untamed islands. Wildlife abounds, and guests will see dolphins and other wildlife up-close and personal. The tour lasts for two hours with opportunities to take lots of pictures.



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