5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Miami
tram + Fly:  4​h
Charleston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
Fly + bus + train:  4​h 15​min
Miami

1
day
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Charleston Distilling Co., then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Charleston trip itinerary builder site .

Miami to Charleston is an approximately 4-hour combination of tram and flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Miami in December, expect nights in Charleston to be much colder, around 47°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours Parks Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Battery & White Point Gardens ©
Battery & White Point Gardens

3
days
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Kids will appreciate attractions like Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach and Myrtle Beach. Step out of Myrtle Beach to go to Murrells Inlet and see Brookgreen Gardens, which is approximately 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, stop by Gay Dolphin Gift Cove, don't miss a visit to Barefoot Landing, and get a taste of the local shopping with Broadway at the Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Myrtle Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car. In December in Myrtle Beach, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

North Myrtle Beach, Brookgreen Gardens
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Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach

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