Myrtle beach day sails and sunset cruises aboard the 38 Adventure sailing Catamaran is definitely a thing to do in the Myrtle Beach area. Express Watersports does (3 ) types of sailing  cruises for the area.

Morning Mimosa Day Sail Dolphin Watch Cruise :

This is 3 hour day sail cruise. The boat departs  from the docks in Murrells Inlet on the marshwalk  and sails out towards the ocean looking for dolphin, sea turtles, and all kinds of aquatic life on a fully narrated tour.
The Captain will sail back  to Murrells Inlet and go to a locals favorite beach hangout spot .

  • Paddle boards and floating mats are available for use.
  • Swim in the ocean, relax on the beach, Bird watching, and go shelling.
  • Complimentary Mimosas, bagels, cream cheese, and danish
  • Once the beach time is done, we sail back to the dock.

Afternoon Day Sail :

This is a 2 hour  afternoon day sail cruise.

This is a 2 hour day sail cruise. The boat departs  from the docks in Murrells Inlet on the marshwalk  and sails out towards the ocean looking for dolphin, sea turtles, and all kinds of aquatic life on a fully narrated tour. We will sail the inlet or the ocean depending on sea conditions.
We will visit  a locals favorite beach hangout spot .

  • Paddle boards and floating mats and noddles are available for use.
  • Swim in the ocean, relax on the beach, Bird watching, and go shelling.
  • Beer, wine and soft drinks and snacks available for purchase
  • Once the beach time is done, we sail back to the dock.

Sunset Sailing Cruises :

1.5 hour cruise Guest will depart the beautiful Murrells Inlet  marshwalk and cruise towards the ocean. The cruise stays in the calm water of Murrells Inlet. Sit back relax and enjoy a beautiful sunset cruise through the area.

  • Open bar Free Beer wine and rum Punch
  • cheese and fruit tray
  • Local favorite Hors D’oeuvres

The  only day sailing catamaran cruise and Sunset evening Sailing cruise in the area. Myrtle beach Sailing -Sunset cruise are great for all ages.

Waivers and Medical 

Guests will prior medical conditions or pregnancy  should consult their doctors before booking this cruise. Waivers are required.

Group Rates

Group , private, Bachelorette, Bachelor parties , wedding parties sailing cruises  are available upon request. Any groups for Myrtle beach sailing and sunset cruise should call the office at 843-357-7777 for group booking information.

The Boat

The Adventure Catamaran is a 38 custom John Bartlett sailing vessel built in Key Largo Florida for Day sailing, snorkel tours and sunset cruises. The vessel has seating for 25 passengers and 2 crew and is a USCG Certified and inspected vessel with a bathroom onboard


  • AM hour catamaran day sail experience aboard the 38-foot "Adventure".
  • Experienced captain and crew on the lookout for dolphins for potential sightings in their natural habitat.
  • Frequent dolphin sightings
  • Sail in the calm waters of Murrells Inlet towards the Atlantic Ocean, always in sight of land.
  • Search for dolphins, sea turtles, and other aquatic life while sailing.
  • Return journey through the tranquil waters of Murrells Inlet, sharing stories of the area's rich history.
  • Unique day sail charter service in the Myrtle Beach area offering dolphin watching, sailing, and sunset sails.
  • Beach day includes paddle boarding, floating water mats, noodles, beach combing and more
  • Exclusive to small groups, accommodating no more than 24 passengers on these cruises.

What to Bring

  • Sun screen.
  • Smiles!
  • Bathing suit and towel.
  • Prepare for a great time!

Join us on your vacation with Myrtle Beach  Sailing  and sunset cruise aboard the 38 Adventure Sailing catamaran.

Morning Mimosa and Dolphin watch 3 hour  Sail:– 9 AM morning trips will have open bar of free mimosas, beer, and wine with a light brunch bar. This sailing adventure is a great way to start the day and usually finds the calmer waters and cooler part of the day .

The Day  sailing experience is a 3 hour cruise aboard our 38-foot sailing catamaran “Adventure” will begin with a scenic sailing cruise through Murrells Inlet and out to the ocean . Your experienced captain and crew will be on the lookout for dolphins, so you may experience the thrill of seeing these magnificent animals as they play in their natural habitat.  Once in the Ocean we will look for  dolphins and sea turtles  as we sail down the beach not far from land. We will return to Murrells Inlet and stop at a popular locals beach hangout for paddle boarding, floating mats, noddles, swimming and beach combing. There is an open bar and restroom on board.

Afternoon 2 hour Sail :-  Afternoon trips …. The afternoon sailing adventure is a great way to cool off from the summer sun.  Sail Inlet or ocean depending on seas .Floating matt, noodles, paddle boards onboard. Cash bar Beer, wine, water, soft drinks and snacks available

Sunsets evening sailing cruises are 1.5 hours and are served with open bar, beer, wine, rum punch, and a cheese & fruit tray.

Have a fun day in Murrells Inlet aboard the 38′ Adventure. Myrtle beach sailing cruises at its finest. Enjoy sailing with your own captain and crew. Sit back relax and enjoy. Myrtle beach sunset cruise sailing will be the highlight of your vacation.

We are the only day sail charter serving the Myrtle Beach area with both Myrtle beach sailing and sunset cruise sails.

Join us for some of our other activities in Myrtle beach . Scuba diving on our charter boat or try scuba diving in our 10 ft deep pool. Enjoy the scenic views of parasailing as we fly along the beaches. The thrilling ride of banana boats and inflatable boats pulled by a jet ski is always a great way to cool off.  If you like to watch Dolphins learn the history of our area a Boat ride out to the ocean on one of our Dolphin watching trips is always special. Are you a thrill seeker? You might like speed and being in control jet ski rentals are available. We also have pontoon boat rentals for the whole family to enjoy the scenic beauty of Murrells inlet. The perfect way to wind down your day is a sunset Cruise on one of our 3 boats.

We cater to small group on both the sailing and sunset cruises. No more than 25 passengers at a time on the Adventure Catamaran cruises.

Private cruises or catered cruises are available. Stop by Inlet Affairs Catering for all of your food needs or call them at 843-651-2904. Flowers call Callas Flowers or Inlet Flowers


Frequently Asked Questions

What forms of payment are accepted?

We take VISA, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, and of course cash!

How do we find Express Watersports?

GPS: 4042 Highway 17 Business Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Smartphone: Type in “Express Watersports” in Maps
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Do we need a reservation for the Sailing Charters?

Yes, Reservations are required! Reservations can be made by clicking "Book Now" or by giving us a call @ (843) 357-7777. All reservations must arrive 30-45 minutes ahead of departure time for check in. At the time of departure, if seats are available, we will be able to take walk-ins. If none are available, walk-ins will have to wait until the next scheduled departure time. The USCG limits our passenger load for safety.

What is the cancellation policy?

We require 48 hours of notice of cancellation in order for us to refund you. If you cancel within 48 hours or are a 'No Show' there will be no refund possible.

Do you have restrooms?

Yes! Express Watersports is a full service watersports center. We have restrooms, showers, and changing rooms for use before and after your Sailing Charter.

Is there a bathroom on board?

Yes! There is a marine head aboard the 38' Adventure Catamaran.

Where do we park?

We have free parking at our watersports center. Please lock all valuables in your car.

What about the weather?

Weather conditions come and go in Myrtle Beach. Your Captain may either cancel or delay a trip if weather conditions are unfavourable. Rain squalls usually move through quickly. However, if the Captain cancels the departure, there is no charge. If you are able to reschedule, we will try to move you to the next best time or can issue a refund at that time.

How long is the cruise?

Depends on the activity you choose. Our Sailing charters range between 2 to 3 hours long!

What is the minimum age?

All ages are welcome! Be wary of a sizable step up from the dock when boarding.

What type of boat is this?

The Adventure is a 38' Catamaran. It's incredibly comfortable and has great sightlines in all directions!

Is the boat covered?

Partially, yes! Towards the stern there is a covered section while the majority is open to the sun.

What aquatic wildlife can we see?

Native to the area, there are Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins, Batrays, Stingrays, Cannonball Jellies, Horseshoe Crabs, Loggerhead and Leatherback Sea Turtles, as well as a myriad of birds, such as the Osprey, American Bald Eagle, Brown Pelican, Cormorant, and Oystercatcher!

Are we guaranteed to see dolphin?

We can't guarantee seeing any wildlife in the ocean, as dolphins are wild animals. It's illegal in the State of South Carolina to feed or trap dolphin for viewing. The Atlantic Ocean is vast, however we do have a very high success rate. Our vessel works in tandem with the rest of the fleet, relaying information on sightings, behaviour patterns, and feeding times!

What about sea conditions?

The ocean is a moving body of water. We will make every effort to minimize any heavy rocking and rolling via positioning our vessel in ways that are most comfortable to our guests.

What about sea sickness?

Guests may take Dramamine, Bonine, or any over the counter or prescription seas sickness medicine. Our watersports center does sell Dramamine. If guests are prone to sea sickness, they should consult their physician.

Is the boat handicap accessible?

The vessel has a decent step up from the floating dock, so this activity is not handicap accessible.

Are food and beverage available on board?

Yes! There is a open bar and light brunch served on our AM sailing cruise. For our PM cruise, we serve a light lunch with a open bar, as well. For our sunset sails, there is rum punch, white wine, beer, soft drinks, water, and a fruit & cheese tray offered.

Is smoking or vaping allowed on board?

No! We do not allow smoking or vaing aboard any of our vessels.

Is the tour narrated?

Yes! On the way back to the docks, our Captain and crew will regale you with tales of the Murrells Inlet area and the history within.

What should I wear?

We recommend something light, comfortable, and something you're willing to get wet in. Never a bad call to bring layers on a windy day!

Can we charter this vessel for a private group?

Of course! Give us a call at (843) 357-7777 for pricing and availability.

Can we tip the captain and crew?

Of course! They appreciate any and all gratuity, as they work for tips!

What if I am pregnant?

We do not recommend pregnant women to participate, please refer to your physician.

What is the season for the Sailing Charter?

Our season at Express Watersports runs from March to October

What kind of dolphin can we see?

Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins are native to our inlet.

Can we feed or swim with the dolphins?

No, there are federal guidelines that prohibit us from feeding or swimming with the dolphins.

Are you a part of the Dolphin Smart Program?

Dolphin Smart Program is a NOAA Federal Program. We follow all the guidelines set forth in the program. NOAA Dolphin Smart Program is sadly not available in the Carolinas, so we cannot be a part of it at this time.

How many years have you been doing this?

We've been in the watersporting industry since 1997, and have had ocean sightseeing cruises on our 46' Newton since 2000. 2024 will be our first of many years with Sailing Charters!

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Important Note: All reservations must arrive 30 minutes before departure time so that we may check your group in. A full charge will occur for any reservations that do not show up for the reserved departure time! If you need to change or cancel your reservation, you must call 48 hours before your departure/rental, or you will be charged. We welcome walk-ins, but reservations are suggested.