31 days in South Carolina Itinerary

31 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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31 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Providenciales
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  22​h 30​min
1
Edisto Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Charleston
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Myrtle Beach
— 5 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
Pawleys Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Beaufort
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Hilton Head
— 7 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Providenciales

2
nights
Edisto Island

Edisto Island ©
Edisto Island is one of South Carolina's Sea Islands, the larger part of which lies in Charleston County, with its southern tip in Colleton County. Visiting Charleston Tea Plantation and Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve and Wildlife Management Area will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Edisto Beach State Park and Kings Farm Market. The adventure continues: look for gifts at With These Hands Gallery and examine the collection at Edisto Island Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Edisto Island trip planner .

Providenciales, Turks and Caicos to Edisto Island is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Providenciales in September; daily highs in Edisto Island reach 34°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Edisto Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Charleston Tea Plantation
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6
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
For shopping fun, head to Market Square or The Hidden Countship. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fort Moultrie and Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist. There's much more to do: stroll through Folly Beach Public Beach, don't miss a visit to McLeod Plantation Historic Site, steep yourself in history at Aiken-Rhett House, and take an in-depth tour of Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Charleston online route planner .

You can drive from Edisto Island to Charleston in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Charleston are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Folly Beach, Fort Moultrie
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Moultrie ©
Fort Moultrie
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

5
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 Broadway at the Beach and La Belle Amie Vineyard. Get in touch with nature at Litchfield Beach and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Step out of Myrtle Beach to go to North Myrtle Beach and see Cherry Grove Beach, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get some fabulous bargains at Tanger Outlets Myrtle Beach Hwy 17, tee off at Captain Hook's Adventure Golf, stop by I Love Sugar, and learn about all things military at Warbird Park.

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You can drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Myrtle Beach are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Pawleys Island.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trips

La Belle Amie Vineyard, Litchfield Beach, Cherry Grove Beach
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Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Captain Hook's Adventure Golf ©
Captain Hook's Adventure Golf

4
nights
Pawleys Island

Pawleys Island is a town in Georgetown County, South Carolina, United States, and the Atlantic coast barrier island on which the town is located.Pawleys Island population was 103 at the 2010 census, down from 138 in 2000. Do some cultural sightseeing at Hopsewee Plantation and All Saints Church. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Atalaya and Parasailing & Paragliding. There's lots more to do: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, see the interesting displays at Gullah O'oman Museum, look for gifts at Harvest Commons, and browse the exhibits of Brookgreen Gardens.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Pawleys Island sightseeing tool .

Traveling by car from Myrtle Beach to Pawleys Island takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Beaufort.

Things to do in Pawleys Island

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Brookgreen Gardens, Hopsewee Plantation
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Hopsewee Plantation ©
Hopsewee Plantation
Atalaya ©
Atalaya

4
nights
Beaufort

Beaufort ©
Beaufort is a city in and the county seat of Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Take a break from the city and head to The Sands and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. Get some cultural insight at Hunting Island Lighthouse and Old Sheldon Church Ruins. Change things up with a short trip to Carolina Cider Company in Yemassee (about 32 minutes away). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at St. Helena's Anglican Church, take in the exciting artwork at Rhett Gallery, explore the different monuments and memorials at Beaufort National Cemetery, and stop by Olive the Above.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Beaufort trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Pawleys Island to Beaufort in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and taxi; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Beaufort are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Beaufort

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Yemassee, The Sands
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Old Sheldon Church Ruins ©
Old Sheldon Church Ruins
Hunting Island Lighthouse ©
Hunting Island Lighthouse
St. Helena's Anglican Church ©
St. Helena's Anglican Church

7
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.
Head to Harbour Town Lighthouse and Wine & Cheese, If You Please?for some retail therapy. Discover out-of-the-way places like Parasailing & Paragliding and Speed Boats Tours. Next up on the itinerary: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, kick back and relax at Folly Field Beach Park, stroll through Hilton Head Island Beach, and examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Hilton Head trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Beaufort to Hilton Head in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Hilton Head are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Fishing Charters & Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

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