FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: Can we bring food and beverages aboard the boat?
A: Yes, passengers may bring beverages and snacks aboard.
Q: Are alcoholic beverages allowed?
A: Yes, some of our tours and our Saturday evening tours are geared toward adults. Passengers may bring small coolers with food and beverages for personal consumption (soft drinks, wine, beer, etc). No one under the age of 21 may consume alcohol onboard the Patriot.
Q: Do you have a P.A. System or CD system aboard?
A: Yes, we use a P.A. System when we give our tours. If you need it for making an announcement to your group you are welcome to use it. We also have a CD system aboard that we use to play music during the tours. If you charter the boat, you are welcome to bring your own music and use our CD system.
Q: Where do we pay?
A: For public tours and special event tours, you pay as you board the boat. For Chartering, a non-refundable partial payment of 50% is required in advance and is non-refundable unless trip is deemed unsafe conditions by Captain. Balance due for charters is due upon arrival and prior to boat leaving dock.
Q: Where do we park?
A: Complimentary parking is available at Riverwalk Marina located at 1  5th Street, Augusta, GA​​.
Q: Do you take credit/debit cards?
A:      We do for some tours and at some locations.  

Public Afternoon Tours:  Pay cash on boat or credit/debit card accepted at Riverwalk Marina location only.  
Cash only accepted at 10th Street dock behind the Marriott.  No credit/debit cards accepted at Marriott location.  

Sunset Tours, Special Event Tours or Charters:  We accept cash or checks only.  No credit/debit cards accepted.  

Q: Is an ATM machine close to the boat?
A: There is an ATM Machine located in the Marriott lobby which is approximately 200 feet from the dock located behind the Marriott.
Q: Is the boat handicap accessbile?
A: There are handicap ramps that lead all the way down to the boat. Wheelchairs will have to be lifted approximately 8 inches to get from the dock to the boat deck. The boat easily accommodates wheelchairs. The restrooms on the boat are not wheelchair accessible.
Q: What entertainment is available onboard the Patriot?
A: A narrated tour is given and music is played on the boat during public tours. When chartering the boat, a complimentary narration is available, if requested, and you are welcome to bring CD’s or phone computer with your choice of music.
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