60 days in South Carolina Itinerary

60 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rock Hill
— 3 nights
2
Greenville
— 6 nights
3
Aiken
— 4 nights
4
Columbia
— 6 nights
5
Hilton Head
— 7 nights
6
Beaufort
— 6 nights
7
Charleston
— 15 nights
8
Pawleys Island
— 4 nights
9
Myrtle Beach
— 8 nights

3
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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rock Hill: Andrew Jackson State Park (in Lancaster), Cane Creek Park (in Waxhaw) and Blacksburg (Kings Mountain State Park & Kings Mountain National Military Park). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Landsford Canal State Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Piedmont Medical Center Trail, immerse yourself in nature at Crowders Mountain State Park, and admire the natural beauty at Glencairn Gardens.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rock Hill trip maker app.

Charlotte to Rock Hill is an approximately 1-hour car ride. May in Rock Hill sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Rock Hill

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fort Mill, Shelby, Gastonia, Monroe, Blacksburg
Highlights from your plan
Kings Mountain National Military Park ©
Kings Mountain National Military Park
Landsford Canal State Park ©
Landsford Canal State Park
Crowders Mountain State Park ©
Crowders Mountain State Park

6
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: Zipline (in Lake Lure), Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings (in Mills River) and Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards (in Hendersonville). There's much more to do: cruise along Blue Ridge Pkwy, explore the striking landscape of The North Carolina Arboretum, sample the tasty concoctions at New Belgium Brewing Company, and make a trip to Artisphere.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Greenville trip planner.

Getting from Rock Hill to Greenville by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Aiken.

Things to do in Greenville

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Asheville, Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park, Zipline, BMW Zentrum, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy
Biltmore ©
Biltmore

4
nights
Aiken

Aiken ©
Founded in 1835, the city of Aiken was named after William Aiken, the president of the South Carolina Railroad. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Aiken: Blackville (God's Acre Healing Springs & Barnwell State Park), Edgefield (Carolina Moon Distillery, National Wild Turkey Federation Wild Turkey Center, &more) and Ninety Six (Lake Greenwood State Park & Ninety Six National Historic Site). And it doesn't end there: delve into the lush surroundings at Hitchcock Woods, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary Help of Christians, contemplate the long history of Redcliffe Plantation State, and examine the collection at Saluda County Museum.

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You can drive from Greenville to Aiken in 2.5 hours. In June in Aiken, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Columbia.

Things to do in Aiken

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Edgefield, Blackville, Ninety Six, North Augusta, Saluda County Museum
Highlights from your plan
Hitchcock Woods ©
Hitchcock Woods
Savannah Rapids Park ©
Savannah Rapids Park
St. Mary Help of Christians ©
St. Mary Help of Christians

6
nights
Columbia

Columbia ©
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
When in Columbia, make a side trip to see Congaree National Park in Hopkins, approximately Hopkins away. Next up on the itinerary: get your game on at The Final Door Escape Room Columbia, walk around Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park, stroll the grounds of Elmwood Cemetery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cayce Riverwalk.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Columbia trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Aiken to Columbia in an hour. June in Columbia sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cayce, Dreher Shoals Dam Walk, West Columbia Riverwalk, Congaree National Park
Highlights from your plan
Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden ©
Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden
The Final Door Escape Room Columbia ©
The Final Door Escape Room Columbia
Congaree National Park ©
Congaree National Park

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Saint Helena Island (Red Piano Too Gallery, York W. Bailey Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hilton Head Distillery.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head road trip planner.

You can drive from Columbia to Hilton Head in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Hilton Head can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Beaufort.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Bluffton, Saint Helena Island
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

6
nights
Beaufort

Beaufort ©
Beaufort is a city in and the county seat of Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Beaufort side-trips: Walterboro (Tuskegee Airmen Memorial, The Forde Doll & Doll House Collection, &more), Yemassee (Auldbrass Plantation, Lucky Duck Distillery, &more) and Fripp Island (Ocean Point Golf Links & Fripp Island Actvity Center). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Pat Conroy Literary Center, walk around Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, cast your line with a fishing tour, and contemplate the long history of Charlesfort / Santa Elena Monument.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Beaufort attractions planner.

You can drive from Hilton Head to Beaufort in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Beaufort

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Walterboro, Yemassee, Ridgeland, Port Royal, Hardeeville
Highlights from your plan
Pat Conroy Literary Center ©
Pat Conroy Literary Center
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park ©
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront 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 The Center for Birds of Prey (in Awendaw), Boneyard Beach (in Moores Landing) and Charleston Life Charters (in Isle of Palms). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, admire the striking features of Drayton Hall, and don't miss a visit to Middleton Place.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Charleston online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Beaufort to Charleston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Charleston, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Pawleys Island.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Mount Pleasant, North Charleston, Kiawah Island, Sullivan's Island, Folly Beach
Highlights from your plan
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching

4
nights
Pawleys Island

Pawleys Island is a town in Georgetown County, South Carolina, United States, and the Atlantic coast barrier island on which the town is located.Pawleys Island population was 103 at the 2010 census, down from 138 in 2000. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pawleys Island: Georgetown (SC-CARES - SC Coastal Animal Rescue & Educational Sanctuary, Hopsewee Plantation, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Brookgreen Gardens, steep yourself in history at Hobcaw Barony, see the interesting displays at Georgetown County Museum, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Pawleys Island online attractions planner.

Drive from Charleston to Pawleys Island in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. July in Pawleys Island sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Pawleys Island

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Murrells Inlet, Georgetown, Litchfield Beach
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Brookgreen Gardens ©
Brookgreen Gardens
Huntington Beach State Park ©
Huntington Beach State Park

8
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Explore Myrtle Beach's surroundings by going to L.W.Paul Living History Farm (in Conway), North Myrtle Beach (Aloha Watersports, Cherry Grove Beach, &more) and Wilmington (New Hanover County Arboretum, Airlie Gardens, &more). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, shop like a local with Broadway at the Beach, take in the waterfront at Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach trip planner.

Drive from Pawleys Island to Myrtle Beach in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July in Myrtle Beach, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

North Myrtle Beach, Wilmington, Conway, Little River, Callahan's of Calabash
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

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