5 days in Coastal South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in Coastal South Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in Coastal South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly:  7​h
1
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  3​h 30​min
End: Detroit

1
night
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.
To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head trip planning site .

Detroit to Hilton Head is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Detroit in June; daily highs in Hilton Head reach 87°F and lows reach 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Speed Boats Tours

2
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 26th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, then take in nature's colorful creations at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, and then don't miss a visit to Charleston Fire Department, Station 2/3. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and finally walk around Joe Riley Waterfront Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleston trip planner.

You can drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Charleston sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

1
night
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, then wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and finally see the interesting displays at Warbird Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Myrtle Beach route builder tool .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Myrtle Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Fun & Games Neighborhoods
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel