12 days in Coastal South Carolina Itinerary

12 days in Coastal South Carolina Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
2
Sullivan's Island
— 1 night
3
Charleston
— 4 nights
4
Hilton Head
— 3 nights

3
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Step out of Myrtle Beach to go to Murrells Inlet and see Brookgreen Gardens, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, make a trip to Barefoot Landing, and take a leisurely stroll along Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach tour itinerary maker tool.

Atlanta to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Sullivan's Island.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Brookgreen Gardens, Barefoot Landing
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Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum ©
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach

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Sullivan's Island

Sullivan's Island ©
On the 3rd (Fri), head outdoors with Sealand Adventure Sports and then kick back and relax at Sullivan's Island Beach.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sullivan's Island online tour planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Myrtle Beach to Sullivan's Island. In July in Sullivan's Island, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Sullivan's Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Sealand Adventure Sports ©
Sealand Adventure Sports

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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Charleston online day trip planner.

Charleston is just a short distance from Sullivan's Island. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Warren Lasch Conservation Center - H.L. Hunley Submarine, Patriots Point
Highlights from your plan
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Get out of town with these interesting Hilton Head side-trips: Beaufort (The Point, Pat Conroy Literary Center, &more). The adventure continues: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, let the kids burn off some steam at Gregg Russell Harbour Town Playground, trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Hilton Head road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Hilton Head takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Hilton Head are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Beaufort
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach