22 days in South Carolina Itinerary

22 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Myrtle Beach
— 4 nights
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Long Creek
— 1 night
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Greenville
— 2 nights
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Columbia
— 3 nights
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Hilton Head
— 4 nights
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Charleston
— 7 nights

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Explore Myrtle Beach's surroundings by going to Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church (in Georgetown), Brookgreen Gardens (in Murrells Inlet) and J & L Kayaks, LLC Kayak Tours and Rentals (in North Myrtle Beach). There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, don't miss a visit to Barefoot Landing, catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and test your team's savvy at Break Out.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary maker site.

London, UK to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Myrtle Beach due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in September; daily highs in Myrtle Beach reach 33°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Long Creek.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

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Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach

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Long Creek

Long Creek ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Chattooga Belle Farm, identify plant and animal life at Chattooga Ridge Canopy Tours, then relax and float downstream with Wildwater Rafting, and finally admire the sheer force of Yellow Branch Falls.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Long Creek journey website.

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Long Creek in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Long Creek, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Greenville.

Things to do in Long Creek

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Chattooga Belle Farm ©
Chattooga Belle Farm

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Greenville

Greenville ©

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 17th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Southern Hills Lavender, then take a stroll through West End, then admire the sheer force of Falls Park on the Reedy, and finally take in the views from Liberty Bridge. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at Twin Falls/Eastatoe Falls, get a new perspective on things with Jocassee Lake Tours, and then grab your bike and head to GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Greenville route planner.

You can drive from Long Creek to Greenville in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Greenville are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Columbia.

Things to do in Greenville

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Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Jocassee Lake Tours ©
Jocassee Lake Tours
Liberty Bridge ©
Liberty Bridge

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Columbia

Columbia ©

Capital of Southern Hospitality

A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
Step out of Columbia to go to Darlington and see Darlington Raceway, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: test your problem-solving skills at Escapology Columbia (Vista), let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, learn the secrets of beer at Columbia Brew Bus, and delve into the lush surroundings at Harbison State Forest.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Columbia trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Greenville to Columbia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

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Columbia Brew Bus ©
Columbia Brew Bus
Darlington Raceway ©
Darlington Raceway
Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden ©
Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Beaufort (Every Second Counts Escape Rooms & Scavenger Hunts, Hunting Island State Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take an unforgettable tour with Hilton Head Heli Tours, don't miss a visit to Fort Mitchel, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Hilton Head online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Columbia to Hilton Head takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In September in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

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Charleston

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: contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, admire the natural beauty at Middleton Place, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

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You can drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. September in Charleston sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

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