15 days in South Carolina Itinerary

15 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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15 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  10​h
1
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Charleston
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Blacksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Greenville
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: San Francisco

2
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.
Get in touch with nature at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Speed Boats Tours. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church and Endangered Arts. The adventure continues: trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coligny Beach, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head vacation maker tool .

San Francisco to Hilton Head is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Hilton Head due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in May: high temperatures in Hilton Head hover around 80°F and lows are around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

5
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Fort Sumter National Monument and Patriots Point will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens and Charleston History Tours. Change things up with a short trip to The Center for Birds of Prey in Awendaw (about 38 minutes away). There's still lots to do: go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, kick back and relax at Folly Beach Public Beach, contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House, and snap pictures at Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Charleston trip site .

Getting from Hilton Head to Charleston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in May, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Patriots Point, Folly Beach Public Beach, The Center for Birds of Prey
Highlights from your plan
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Patriots Point ©
Patriots Point
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

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. Get some cultural insight at Brookgreen Gardens and Warbird Park. Step out of the city life by going to Great Escapes Kayak Expeditions and Myrtle Beach. Go for a jaunt from Myrtle Beach to Murrells Inlet to see Beach House Boat Rentals about 34 minutes away. It doesn't end there: wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach trip builder app .

You can drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Blacksburg.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Murrells Inlet, Great Escapes Kayak Expeditions
Highlights from your plan
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Brookgreen Gardens ©
Brookgreen Gardens
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Blacksburg

Blacksburg ©
Blacksburg is a small town in Cherokee County, South Carolina, United States. On the 1st (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Kings Mountain National Military Park.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Blacksburg travel route tool .

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Blacksburg in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in May, Blacksburg is little chillier at night with lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Blacksburg

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kings Mountain National Military Park ©

2
nights
Greenville

Greenville ©
The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
On the 2nd (Sun), grab your bike and head to GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail, take in the views from Liberty Bridge, then admire the sheer force of Falls Park on the Reedy, and finally stroll the grounds of Springwood Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): head outdoors with Mice on Main, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, sample the fine beverages at Dark Corner Distillery, then stop by M.Judson Booksellers & Storytellers, and finally pause for some photo ops at Joel Roberts Poinsett Statue.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Greenville driving holiday planning app .

You can drive from Blacksburg to Greenville in an hour. June in Greenville sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Greenville

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Springwood Cemetery ©
Springwood Cemetery
Room Escape Games

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