19 days in Midland & South Carolina Itinerary

19 days in Midland & South Carolina Itinerary

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Midland
— 5 nights
Fly to Greenville Spartanburg International Airport, Drive to Long Creek
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Long Creek
— 1 night
Drive
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Greenville
— 1 night
Drive
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bluffton
— 1 night
Drive
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Charleston
— 4 nights
Drive
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Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
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Midland

— 5 nights
Midland is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan in the Tri-Cities region of Central Michigan. Get out of town with these interesting Midland side-trips: Frankenmuth (Grandpa Tiny's Farm, Bronner's Christmas Wonderland, &more), St. Charles Village Park (in Saint Charles) and Saginaw (Saginaw Valley Rail Trail & Saginaw Veterans Memorial Plaza). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Alden Dow Home and Studio, walk around Chippewassee Park, stroll through Fred Meijer Heartland Trail, and trek along Chippewa Nature Center.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Midland route site.

Richmond to Midland is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Richmond in July; daily highs in Midland reach 81°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Long Creek.

Things to do in Midland

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Shopping

Side Trips

Long Creek

— 1 night
On the 19th (Mon), get a dose of the wild on Chattooga Ridge Canopy Tours, then experience rural life at Chattooga Belle Farm, then admire the majestic nature at Oconee State Park, and finally admire the sheer force of Yellow Branch Falls.

To find out how to plan a trip to Long Creek, use our trip itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Midland to Long Creek. In July, Long Creek is somewhat warmer than Midland - with highs of 90°F and lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Greenville.

Things to do in Long Creek

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Greenville

— 1 night

Textile Center of the World

The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): relax in the rural setting at Southern Hills Lavender, head outdoors with Mice on Main, then snap pictures at Liberty Bridge, and finally admire the sheer force of Falls Park on the Reedy.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Greenville journey planner.

Traveling by car from Long Creek to Greenville takes 1.5 hours. July in Greenville sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Greenville

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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.
Explore Hilton Head's surroundings by going to Beaufort (Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, Pat Conroy Literary Center, &more). There's still lots to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, indulge your senses at Carolina Tasting Room, head outdoors with Forecast Charters, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hilton Head Distillery.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Hilton Head tour site.

Traveling by flight from Greenville to Hilton Head takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. July in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bluffton.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trip

Bluffton

— 1 night
Bluffton is a Lowcountry town in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. On the 24th (Sat), stop by Moonlit Lullaby, get up close to creatures of the deep with May River Excursions, and then pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Cross.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bluffton sightseeing planner.

Bluffton is just a short distance from Hilton Head. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Bluffton

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping · Outdoors

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, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, brush up on your military savvy at Patriots Point, surround yourself with nature on Charleston Fossil Adventures, and walk around Joe Riley Waterfront Park.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Charleston trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Bluffton to Charleston in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Myrtle Beach

— 3 nights
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Myrtle Beach is known for nightlife, fun & games, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Myrtle Beach, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and take in the waterfront at Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach trip builder website.

You can drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Myrtle Beach are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

South Carolina travel guide

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Historic Sites · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens
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.