5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Start: Greenville
1
Greenville
— 1 day
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
End: Greenville

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Greenville

Greenville ©
The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): grab your bike and head to GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail, then take in the dramatic scenery at Falls Park on the Reedy, then snap pictures at Liberty Bridge, and finally sample the fine beverages at Dark Corner Distillery.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Greenville trip itinerary builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Greenville. April in Greenville sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Greenville

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Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail ©
GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail
Dark Corner Distillery ©
Dark Corner Distillery

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): grab your bike and head to Pee Dee Bicycle, then wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and finally catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.

To find out how to plan a trip to Myrtle Beach, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Greenville to Myrtle Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In April in Myrtle Beach, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 56°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Neighborhoods Zoos & Aquariums
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Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach

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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.
On the 8th (Wed), find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, then go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and finally get your game on at Pounce Cat Cafe. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Warren Lasch Conservation Center - H.L. Hunley Submarine and then admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Charleston trip planning site.

Getting from Myrtle Beach to Charleston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Charleston are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

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Side Trip

Warren Lasch Conservation Center - H.L. Hunley Submarine
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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Pounce Cat Cafe ©
Pounce Cat Cafe

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then kick back and relax at Coligny Beach.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hilton Head trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Hilton Head takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in April, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

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