Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, USA

Daufuskie Island is a residential "sea island" between Savannah, Georgia and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina about 2.75 miles (4.43 km) offshore. There are two resorts, a private residential community, and a large undeveloped tract of lands identified as residential property.

Daufuskie Island boasts a wide variety of nature and animal life. Notable animals that inhabit the island is the Fox Squirrel. And, one of the most magnificent animals that calls the island home, is the American Bald Eagle. During the day, you can see eagles soaring high in the air and occasionally swooping into the water for a catch.

Things to see and do

* Daufuskie Island Historical Foundation museum
* Daufuskie Resort
* Bloody Point Lighthouse
* Haig Point Lighthouse

General Information

Cruise Season – May - Nov
Currency – United States Dollar (USD$)
Language – English
Population – 250 approx
Land Area – 21 km²
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins US style or with a round pin below
Time – GMT minus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 1

Transport Links – There are no bridges that connect Daufuskie with mainland South Carolina; therefore all island access must come by boat. Ferries run from Hilton Head Island twice a day that connect the island.

Information on this Web Site has been obtained from the Cruise Companies represented. However, the cruise industry is constantly changing and should be used as a guide only. We are unable to take responsibility for incorrect information and you must confirm all details at the time of booking.