10 days in South Carolina Itinerary

10 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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10 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Manchester
Fly:  17​h 15​min
Hilton Head
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Pawleys Island
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Manchester

2
days
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 17th (Thu): look for gifts at Mingles, then stop by Harbour Town Lighthouse, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and finally get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, identify plant and animal life at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, and then stop by The Oilerie Hilton Head Island.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head road trip site .

Manchester, UK to Hilton Head is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Manchester to Hilton Head due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in May, expect nights in Hilton Head to be much warmer, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Adventure
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Parasailing & Paragliding
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve

3
days
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Get outdoors at Charleston Tea Plantation and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. Get some historical perspective at Aiken-Rhett House and Fort Moultrie. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Folly Beach Public Beach, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, and contemplate the long history of St. Michael's Church.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Charleston online road trip planner .

You can drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Pawleys Island.

Things to do in Charleston

#Outdoors, #Historic Sites, #Beaches

Side Trips

Folly Beach, Fort Moultrie, Charleston Tea Plantation
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Charleston Tea Plantation ©
Charleston Tea Plantation
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Aiken-Rhett House ©
Aiken-Rhett House

1
day
Pawleys Island

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. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): look for gifts at The Hammock Shops Village, contemplate the long history of Atalaya, and then kick back and relax at Litchfield Beach.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Pawleys Island trip builder website .

You can drive from Charleston to Pawleys Island in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in May, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Pawleys Island

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Atalaya ©
Atalaya
The Hammock Shops Village ©
The Hammock Shops Village

2
days
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 23rd (Wed): stop by Gay Dolphin Gift Cove, then stop by I Love Sugar, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. On the next day, wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach, then get some fabulous bargains at Tanger Outlets Myrtle Beach Hwy 17, and then get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach route builder .

You can drive from Pawleys Island to Myrtle Beach in an hour. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. May in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

#Shopping, #Adventure, #Outdoors
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I Love Sugar ©
I Love Sugar
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Tanger Outlets Myrtle Beach Hwy 17 ©
Tanger Outlets Myrtle Beach Hwy 17

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