29 days in South Carolina Itinerary

29 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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29 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Whitehorse
Fly + Drive:  15​h
1
Rock Hill
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Greenville
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
3
Columbia
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Myrtle Beach
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Charleston
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Beaufort
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
7
Hilton Head
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Whitehorse

2
nights
Rock Hill

Rock Hill ©
Rock Hill is the largest city in York County, South Carolina, United States and the fifth-largest city in the state. Visit Kings Mountain National Military Park and Rose Hill Plantation Historic for their historical value. Step out of the city life by going to Chester State Park and Novant Health BMX Supercross Track. Next up on the itinerary: explore the landscape on two wheels at Giordana Velodrome, take an in-depth tour of Historic Rock Hill at the White Home, look for gifts at PuckerButt Pepper Company, and see the interesting displays at Chester County Historical Museum.

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Whitehorse, Canada to Rock Hill is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Whitehorse to Rock Hill. Traveling from Whitehorse in March, expect Rock Hill to be much hotter, temps between 19°C and 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Rock Hill

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chester, Kings Mountain National Military Park, PuckerButt Pepper Company, Rose Hill Plantation Historic
Highlights from your plan
Kings Mountain National Military Park ©
Rose Hill Plantation Historic ©
Rose Hill Plantation Historic
Chester State Park ©
Chester State Park

4
nights
Greenville

Greenville ©
The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
Step out of the city life by going to Falls Park on the Reedy and Twin Lakes Park. Ninety Six National Historic Site and Cowpens National Battlefield will appeal to history buffs. Explore Greenville's surroundings by going to Motte & Sons Bootlegging Company (in Spartanburg), King Creek Falls (in Mountain Rest) and Jones Gap State Park (in Marietta). There's still lots to do: have some family-friendly fun at Craft Axe Throwing- Greenville, take an in-depth tour of Museum and Library of Confederate History, sample the fine beverages at Dark Corner Distillery, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Greenville road trip planning tool .

Drive from Rock Hill to Greenville in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in March, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Columbia.

Things to do in Greenville

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Ninety Six National Historic Site, Twin Lakes Park, King Creek Falls, Motte & Sons Bootlegging Company, Jones Gap State Park
Highlights from your plan
Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Cowpens National Battlefield ©
Cowpens National Battlefield
King Creek Falls ©
King Creek Falls

3
nights
Columbia

Columbia ©
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Saluda County Museum and Aiken County Historical Museum. Get outdoors at Hitchcock Woods and Cayce Riverwalk. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Columbia: Virginia Acres Park (in Aiken) and Congaree National Park (in Hopkins). It doesn't end there: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and brush up on your military savvy at South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Columbia online trip itinerary planner .

You can take a bus from Greenville to Columbia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daily temperatures in Columbia can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Aiken, Congaree National Park, Saluda County Museum, Cayce Riverwalk
Highlights from your plan
Hitchcock Woods ©
Hitchcock Woods
Congaree National Park ©
Congaree National Park
Aiken County Historical Museum ©
Aiken County Historical Museum

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. You'll get in some beach time at Myrtle Beach and Cherry Grove Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Litchfield Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Myrtle Beach side-trips: Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church (in Georgetown) and Murrells Inlet (Brookgreen Gardens & Huntington Beach State Park). The adventure continues: meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, admire the majestic nature at Myrtle Beach State Park, enjoy some diversion at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and view the masterpieces at MISC - Everything Murrells Inlet.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Columbia to Myrtle Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Murrells Inlet, Litchfield Beach, Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church, Cherry Grove Beach
Highlights from your plan
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Brookgreen Gardens ©
Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach

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.
Visit Fort Sumter National Monument and Magnolia Plantation & Gardens for their historical value. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Folly Beach Public Beach and Sullivan's Island Beach. Step out of Charleston with an excursion to The Center for Birds of Prey in Awendaw--about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, learn about all things military at Patriots Point, look for gifts at MoonPie General Store, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Charleston holiday 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 22°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Beaufort.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Patriots Point, Sullivan's Island Beach, Folly Beach Public Beach, The Center for Birds of Prey
Highlights from your plan
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach

4
nights
Beaufort

Beaufort ©
Beaufort is a city in and the county seat of Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Let the collections at Pat Conroy Literary Center and Beaufort History Museum capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at The Point and Hunting Island Lighthouse. Venture out of the city with trips to Colleton Museum and Farmers Market (in Walterboro), Trophy lakes (in Johns Island) and Fripp Island Actvity Center (in Fripp Island). And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Hunting Island State Park, steep yourself in history at Old Sheldon Church Ruins, grab your bike and head to Spanish Moss Trail, and take in the exciting artwork at Thibault Gallery.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Beaufort tour site .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Beaufort takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Beaufort

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Colleton Museum and Farmers Market, Fripp Island Actvity Center, Old Sheldon Church Ruins, Trophy lakes
Highlights from your plan
Pat Conroy Literary Center ©
Pat Conroy Literary Center
Hunting Island State Park ©
Hunting Island State Park
Old Sheldon Church Ruins ©
Old Sheldon Church Ruins

5
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.
Visiting Dolphin & Whale Watching and Speed Boats Tours will get you outdoors. Let the collections at Heyward House Museum & Welcome Center and The Silver Garden Silversmiths and Art Gallery capture your imagination. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, stroll around Folly Field Beach Park, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and get outside with HHI Jet Pack.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head visit planner.

You can drive from Beaufort to Hilton Head in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In March in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 30th (Mon), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

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

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