10 days in South Carolina Itinerary

10 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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10 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Saint Louis
Drive:  14​h 30​min
1
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Hilton Head
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Saint Louis

2
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 20th (Sat), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Isle of Palms Beach, then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Charleston trip planner .

Saint Louis to Charleston is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Saint Louis to Charleston due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Saint Louis in July since evenings lows in Charleston dip to 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Edisto Beach State Park, Isle of Palms Beach
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Edisto Beach State Park ©
Edisto Beach State Park
Room Escape Games

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Room Escape Games. Explore hidden gems such as The Sandbox Interactive Children's Museum and Legendary Golf. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Folly Field Beach Park, stop by Coligny Plaza Shopping Center, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and enjoy the sand and surf at Mitchelville Beach Park.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Hilton Head takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Room Escape Games
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Folly Field Beach Park ©
Folly Field Beach Park

3
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Family-friendly places like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Captain Hook's Adventure Golf will thrill your kids. Step off the beaten path and head to Hollywood Wax Museum and Ripley's Marvelous Mirror Maze. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Family Kingdom Amusement Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and get a taste of the local shopping with Broadway at the Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach travel itinerary planner .

Drive from Hilton Head to Myrtle Beach in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Myrtle Beach can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Theme Parks Golf
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Hollywood Wax Museum ©
Hollywood Wax Museum
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Captain Hook's Adventure Golf ©
Captain Hook's Adventure Golf

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