21 days in South Carolina Itinerary

21 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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21 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Myrtle Beach
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Charleston
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Beaufort
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Hilton Head
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Greenville
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: London

4
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Myrtle Beach and Windy Hill Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Litchfield Beach (in Litchfield Beach), North Myrtle Beach (Cherry Grove Beach & Great Escapes Kayak Expeditions) and Brookgreen Gardens (in Murrells Inlet). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Alligator Adventure, look for gifts at Seven Seas Seafood Market, meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium, and get a taste of the local shopping with Broadway at the Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach tour itinerary planning app .

London, UK to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in February, with highs in Myrtle Beach at 18°C and lows at 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

North Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, Litchfield Beach
Highlights from your plan
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Brookgreen Gardens ©
Brookgreen Gardens
Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach

6
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Fort Sumter National Monument and Patriots Point. Popular historic sites such as Magnolia Plantation & Gardens and Aiken-Rhett House are in your itinerary. Step out of Charleston to go to Awendaw and see The Center for Birds of Prey, which is approximately 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Folly Beach Public Beach, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take in nature's colorful creations at Middleton Place, and steep yourself in history at Nathaniel Russell House.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Charleston journey builder .

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in February, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Beaufort.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Beaufort

Beaufort ©
Beaufort is a city in and the county seat of Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): look for gifts at The Chocolate Tree, then steep yourself in history at Old Sheldon Church Ruins, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Savannah National Wildlife Refuge. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Hunting Island Lighthouse, then look for gifts at Olive the Above, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Beaufort trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Beaufort takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Beaufort sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Beaufort

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Old Sheldon Church Ruins, Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Old Sheldon Church Ruins ©
Old Sheldon Church Ruins
Savannah National Wildlife Refuge ©
Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
Hunting Island Lighthouse ©
Hunting Island Lighthouse

4
nights
Hilton Head

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.
Hilton Head is known for beaches, adventure, spas, trails, and golf. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Coligny Beach, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, and putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head day trip planning site .

Getting from Beaufort to Hilton Head by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Speed Boats Tours

3
nights
Greenville

Greenville ©
The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Oconee Station State Historic Site and Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lake Conestee Nature Park, admire all the interesting features of Fluor Field at the WestEnd, sample the fine beverages at Dark Corner Distillery, and take in the dramatic scenery at Falls Park on the Reedy.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Greenville online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Hilton Head to Greenville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hilton Head in February, expect Greenville to be little chillier, temps between 16°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Walhalla, Lake Conestee Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Lake Conestee Nature Park ©
Lake Conestee Nature Park
Oconee Station State Historic Site ©
Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel ©
Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel

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