Things to do on Daufuskie Island
This beautiful island offers several activities to fit any lifestyle. If you’re seeking fun in the sun, try horseback riding on the gorgeous white sand beach. Want a little adventure? The kayaking tours might be for you. If you’re more of an art and history enthusiast, you can learn more about the rich Gullah culture at the Daufuskie Island Museum or see some of the works of coastal sculptor, Chase Allen, at his Iron Fish Gallery & Studio. Not to mention the gorgeous golf courses that draw many people to Daufuskie as the perfect getaway. The point is: there is something for everyone on Daufuskie Island. We’d love to take you there to see for yourself.
Daufuskie Island Water Taxi
If you’re considering a vacation or day trip to the beautiful Daufuskie Island, you probably already know one of the most unique facts about the island: no cars are allowed! This means that you’ll need to have a plan for how you’ll get onto the island, since driving is off the table. We offer Daufuskie Island Water Taxi services seven days a week to anywhere on the Island you want to go!
Daufuskie Island Water Taxi Cost
$45 per person round trip for 4 or more passengers $150 minimum round trip total for 1-3 passengers. For this size group, adding you to another boat of over 4 passengers will reduce your cost to $45 per person. Ask us for details when you make your reservation. Parking is $15 per night for each car that is parked overnight at our Marina. Please limit your transportation by using one car for every 5 passengers.
Bull River Marina offers several options for those looking to spend a little while on Island time. We taxi to all four docks on Daufuskie Island including:
- County Dock at Marshside Mama’s
- Freeport Landing at Daufuskie Crab Company
**Private dock call for more information about docking
Daufuskie Island Water Taxi Schedule
Accessible only by boat, Daufuskie Island offers a unique experience for visitors. Our water taxi departs from Bull River Marina located in beautiful Savannah, Georgia. The route takes you through scenic waterways and marshes between Savannah, GA and Daufuskie Island. The ride takes about 25-30 minutes and is offered ONLY during daylight hours. Reservations are required. Please see our pricing below for an explanation of our rates. Included in this pricing is one 50lb luggage, one carry-on, and one soft cooler per passenger. Unusual or extraordinary items are subject to additional charges. Contact us for details.
**NOTE** Runs at night are considered custom and are subject to prior approval by marina management.
Plan Your Trip To Daufuskie
Before you hop aboard our Daufuskie Island Water Taxi, you should rent any transportation you’d like to use while on the island. Golf cart rentals are available from our friends at Tour Daufuskie . In order to ensure that one is available when you arrive, it’s a good idea to rent ahead of time! The ferry boat to Daufuskie Island takes about 30 minutes from Bull River Marina, and we ask that you allow yourself time to unload your vehicle and move it into our free parking area when you arrive. Dock carts are provided to get your belongings into the vessel, private parking lot keeps your vehicle safe and secure while you’re enjoying your time on the island.
Bull River Marina Water Taxi
We are happy to provide excellent service to all of our valued seafarers traveling the waters around Savannah, Georgia. We offer taxi service not only to Daufuskie Island, but to other surrounding islands as well listed under Tours and Excursions on the Navigation Menu at the top of the page. Additionally, we offer boat rentals for the more experienced sea dogs. Take a Water Taxi over to Daufuskie Island from Bull River Marina in Savannah, GA, today and spend the day on island time.