8 days in Coastal South Carolina Itinerary

8 days in Coastal South Carolina Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Coastal South Carolina planner

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Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive
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Folly Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Mount Pleasant
— 1 night
Drive
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Kiawah Island
— 2 nights
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Charleston

— 3 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Nathaniel Russell House, Drayton Hall and Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fort Sumter National Monument and Magnolia Plantation & Gardens. The adventure continues: get outside with Outdoor Activities and explore the different monuments and memorials at Magnolia Cemetery.

For maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Charleston trip itinerary website.

Minneapolis to Charleston is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Minneapolis to Charleston, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in June, expect Charleston to be somewhat warmer, temps between 87°F and 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Folly Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Tours

Folly Beach

— 1 night
Folly Beach is a city located on Folly Island in Charleston County, South Carolina, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Isla Surf School. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): get outside with Isla Surf School and then take a leisurely stroll along Folly Beach Fishing Pier.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Folly Beach tour itinerary planning tool.

Folly Beach is just a stone's throw from Charleston. June in Folly Beach sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Mount Pleasant.

Things to do in Folly Beach

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Wildlife

Mount Pleasant

— 1 night
Mount Pleasant is a large suburban town in Charleston County, South Carolina, United States. On the 10th (Sun), brush up on your military savvy at Patriots Point.

To find photos and more tourist information, refer to the Mount Pleasant trip planner.

You can drive from Folly Beach to Mount Pleasant in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kiawah Island.

Things to do in Mount Pleasant

Museums
Highlights from your trip

Kiawah Island

— 2 nights
Kiawah is a sea island, or barrier island, on the Atlantic coast of the United States. On the 11th (Mon), stop by Kiawah Fine Jewelry, then buy something for everyone on your list at Freshfields Village, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kiawah Beachwalker Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kiawah Island trip tool.

Getting from Mount Pleasant to Kiawah Island by car takes about an hour. In June in Kiawah Island, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 73°F at night. You will leave for home on the 12th (Tue).

Things to do in Kiawah Island

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping
Highlights from your trip

Coastal South Carolina travel guide

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Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens · Beaches