60 days in South Carolina Itinerary

60 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Charleston
Drive:  2 h 15 min
1
Myrtle Beach
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Rock Hill
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Greenville
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Aiken
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Columbia
— 7 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Hilton Head
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
Beaufort
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Charleston
— 15 nights
End: Charleston

6
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Change things up with these side-trips from Myrtle Beach: Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church (in Georgetown), Litchfield Beach (in Litchfield Beach) and Murrells Inlet (Huntington Beach State Park, Brookgreen Gardens, &more). And it doesn't end there: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, see the interesting displays at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum, and kick back and relax at Myrtle Beach.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Myrtle Beach road trip planning website.

Charleston to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Myrtle Beach can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Rock Hill.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Murrells Inlet, North Myrtle Beach, Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church, Litchfield Beach
Highlights from your plan
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum ©
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

5
nights
Rock Hill

Rock Hill ©
Rock Hill is the largest city in York County, South Carolina, United States and the fifth-largest city in the state. Explore Rock Hill's surroundings by going to Bob Doster's Backstreet Studio (in Lancaster), Kings Mountain National Military Park (in Blacksburg) and The Peach Tree Orchards (in York). The adventure continues: immerse yourself in nature at Landsford Canal State Park, stroll around Manchester Meadows Park, look for gifts at PuckerButt Pepper Company, and take in nature's colorful creations at Glencairn Gardens.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rock Hill travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Myrtle Beach to Rock Hill takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Rock Hill, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Rock Hill

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Fort Mill, Bob Doster's Backstreet Studio, Kings Mountain National Military Park, Landsford Canal State Park, The Peach Tree Orchards
Highlights from your plan
Landsford Canal State Park ©
Landsford Canal State Park
Kings Mountain National Military Park ©
Kings Mountain National Military Park
Bob Doster's Backstreet Studio ©
Bob Doster's Backstreet Studio

7
nights
Greenville

Greenville ©
The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
Get out of town with these interesting Greenville side-trips: The Happy Berry (in Six Mile), Twin Falls/Eastatoe Falls (in Sunset) and Southern Hills Lavender (in Greer). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Falls Park on the Reedy, appreciate the history behind Joel Roberts Poinsett Statue, make a trip to Noma Square, and have fun at Runway Park at GMU.

Find out how to plan Greenville trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Rock Hill to Greenville by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Greenville can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Aiken.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trips

Greer, The Happy Berry, Campbell's Covered Bridge, Twin Falls/Eastatoe Falls, Pickens County Library System
Highlights from your plan
Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Artisphere ©
Artisphere
Liberty Bridge ©
Liberty Bridge

5
nights
Aiken

Aiken ©
Founded in 1835, the city of Aiken was named after William Aiken, the president of the South Carolina Railroad. Change things up with these side-trips from Aiken: Old Edgefield District Genealogy Society (in Edgefield), Saluda County Museum (in Saluda) and Mount Vintage Golf Club (in North Augusta). The adventure continues: delve into the lush surroundings at Hitchcock Woods, contemplate the long history of Redcliffe Plantation State, admire the majestic nature at Barnwell State Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at God's Acre Healing Springs.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Aiken trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Greenville to Aiken in 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Aiken are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Columbia.

Things to do in Aiken

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blackville, North Augusta, Old Edgefield District Genealogy Society, Saluda County Museum, Redcliffe Plantation State
Highlights from your plan
Hitchcock Woods ©
Hitchcock Woods
St. Mary Help of Christians ©
St. Mary Help of Christians
Aiken Center for the Arts ©
Aiken Center for the Arts

7
nights
Columbia

Columbia ©
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Columbia: Swan Lake Iris Gardens (in Sumter), Quaker Cemetery (in Camden) and Harvin Clarendon Public Library (in Manning). And it doesn't end there: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Plan Columbia, hike along Cayce Riverwalk, get to know the resident critters at Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden, and stroll the grounds of Elmwood Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Columbia trip builder website.

You can drive from Aiken to Columbia in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cayce, Lexington, Swan Lake Iris Gardens, Quaker Cemetery, Irmo Town Park
Highlights from your plan
Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden ©
Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden
Escape Plan Columbia ©
Escape Plan Columbia
Swan Lake Iris Gardens ©
Swan Lake Iris Gardens

7
nights
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.
Hilton Head is known for wildlife, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, take a memorable tour with Tours, pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Cross, and putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hilton Head trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Columbia to Hilton Head in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Hilton Head can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Beaufort.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Bluffton
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

7
nights
Beaufort

Beaufort ©
Beaufort is a city in and the county seat of Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Beaufort: Ridgeland (September Oaks Winery, Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, &more), Walterboro (South Carolina Artisans Center & Colleton Museum and Farmers Market) and Fripp Island Actvity Center (in Fripp Island). And it doesn't end there: walk around Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, explore the landscape on two wheels at Spanish Moss Trail, get to know the fascinating history of The Point, and visit a coastal fixture at Hunting Island Lighthouse.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Beaufort trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Beaufort takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Beaufort are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Beaufort

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Ridgeland, Walterboro, Cypress Wetlands, Fripp Island Actvity Center
Highlights from your plan
Pat Conroy Literary Center ©
Pat Conroy Literary Center
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park ©
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park
Hunting Island State Park ©
Hunting Island State Park

15
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Explore Charleston's surroundings by going to Awendaw (Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge & The Center for Birds of Prey). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, don't miss a visit to Joe Riley Waterfront Park, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and take in nature's colorful creations at Middleton Place.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Charleston driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Beaufort to Charleston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in June, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Mount Pleasant, North Charleston, Awendaw, Folly Beach Fishing Pier, Fort Moultrie
Highlights from your plan
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

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