15 days in New York City & South Carolina Itinerary

15 days in New York City & South Carolina Itinerary

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Train to London Heathrow, Fly to New York City
New York City
— 5 nights
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
— 4 nights
— 1 night
Hilton Head
— 3 nights


New York City — 5 nights

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the New York City visit site.

Bristol, UK to New York City is an approximately 12-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Myrtle Beach.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Side Trip

Myrtle Beach — 1 night

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 21st (Tue): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then don't miss a visit to Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary planner.

Getting from New York City to Myrtle Beach by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from New York City in June, expect Myrtle Beach to be a bit warmer, temps between 35°C and 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Charleston.
Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games · Wildlife

Charleston — 4 nights

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, stroll through Sullivan's Island Beach, admire the majestic nature at Isle of Palms County Park, and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Charleston holiday maker tool.

Traveling by car from Myrtle Beach to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Beaufort.
Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Historic Sites
Side Trips

Beaufort — 1 night

Beaufort is a city in and the county seat of Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of The Point, then examine the collection at Pat Conroy Literary Center, and then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Beaufort holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Beaufort takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hilton Head.
Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Hilton Head — 3 nights

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church and then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Black Market Minerals, then savor the flavors at Carolina Tasting Room, and then trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Hilton Head vacation planner.

You can drive from Beaufort to Hilton Head in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.
Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Shopping

South Carolina travel guide

Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens · Beaches
The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.