Nature & Wildlife River Tour
Get out and experience the nature and surroundings of the Myrtle Beach, SC area on the Waccamaw River Nature and Wildlife Tour, an extensive tour that gives insight into the wildlife and ecosystem of this beautiful region. It is great for all ages and provides one of the most wondrous experiences in Myrtle Beach, so add it to your vacation today!
After meeting your tour group at the departure point at Waccatee Zoo, you will set out on an amazing boating adventure that will get you up-close and personal with some of the most interesting creatures that call this place home. On the tour, you will explore places like the Waccamaw River, the Intracoastal Waterway, and the many creeks and swamplands in the region. During the journey, your friendly and knowledgeable boat captain and tour guide will teach you all about the local wildlife. Keep your eyes peeled for alligators, turtles, heron, osprey, fish, and other wildlife!
About the Waccamaw RiverThis expansive river stretches from North Carolina to South Carolina and into the Atlantic Ocean. Known for its sandy banks and magnificent views, the river is a popular place for fishing, boating, and other recreational activities. Because of its shoreline, it offers a home to an array of diverse species, including various species of fish, birds, alligators, turtles, and even the American black bear.
About the Intracoastal WaterwayAs another popular body of water in the area, the Intracoastal Waterway draws hundreds of thousands of recreationists to its waters each year. The sprawling waterway stretches for an impressive 3,000 miles and runs from the Atlantic coast to the Gulf of Mexico. The waterway features landforms such as saltwater rivers, marshes, and bays, and plenty of man-made canals. It is home to many fish species as well as other animals including dolphins in some areas of the waterway.
Whether you are an outdoors-lover or want to learn about the animals and wildlife that call the Myrtle Beach area home, this extensive tour is a great way to learn about the extremely intricate ecosystems of the area. Explore swamps, see animals, and enjoy a boating adventure the next time you visit Myrtle Beach, SC! When you're not exploring the Waccamaw River and the Intracoastal Waterway, be sure to check out other awesome things to do in Myrtle Beach or make a hotel reservation to complete your getaway.
- What type of seating does Waccamaw River Nature and Wildlife Tour have?
There is plenty of bench seating.
- Approximately how long is Waccamaw River Nature and Wildlife Tour?
It lasts approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes.
- How many decks or levels are there aboard the Waccamaw River Nature and Wildlife Tour?
- What lake or river does the Waccamaw River Nature and Wildlife Tour cruise on?
- How many passengers does the boat hold?
Up to 40 passengers.