The Wacca Wache Marina is home to Plantation River Tours, a premier boat touring company.

Enjoy the sights and surroundings of the beautiful Waccamaw, Black and Great Pee Dee Rivers aboard the Waccamaw Lady Sightseeing Tour or the Waccamaw Cooter/Gator Bait Airboat Tour, which depart from the marina.

To make reservations for tours, please call 843-651-2994 or visit

Waccamaw Lady Sightseeing Tour

On this 2 to 2-1/2 hour river cruise along the historic Waccamaw River, riders will enjoy a narration on six area rice plantations, as well as explore the natural beauty of the area. A local historian will narrate the history, mystery and legends of the rice plantations.

Tours runs Tuesday- Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
  • $38 plus tax per person ages 13 and up
  • $25 plus tax per person for ages 0-12.
  • Reservations are required.
  • Private charters are available.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Are reservations required for either tour?

Yes, both tours require a minimum number of reservations. To make reservations, please call 843-651-2994 or visit

Do you get off the boat?

No, this is strictly a river tour.

How long is the tour?

Depending on the tide, the tour lasts between 2 – 2 ½ hours long.

Can we bring our own food and drink?

Yes, but it must be sealed or in a container.

Where do I park?

We ask guests of the tours to park along the seawall.

Is the boat covered?

Yes, the boat is fully covered and ¾ enclosed with windows.

Are there any discounts available for the tour?

Yes, there is a $3 off coupon in the Monster Coupon Book. Please note, the coupon is only valid per person, not per party, therefore each person in the party will need to have their own coupon.

Waccamaw Cooter/Gator Bait Airboat Tour

This hour long airboat tour along the Waccamaw, Black and Pee Dee Rivers will provide riders with close encounters with some of nature’s most awe-inspiring creatures. See alligators, ospreys and much more in their natural habitats as you meander through back waters framed by moss-laden oak and cypress trees.

Tours runs Monday – Saturday
  • $48.50 plus tax per person ages 13 and up
  • $38.50 plus tax per person for ages 12 & under.
  • Minimum of four riders required.
  • Reservations are required.
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