5 days in Myrtle Beach & Columbus Itinerary

5 days in Myrtle Beach & Columbus Itinerary

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5 days in Myrtle Beach & Columbus Itinerary

Start: Detroit
bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Columbus
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
End: Detroit

2
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Myrtle Beach: Brookgreen Gardens (in Murrells Inlet) and Great Escapes Kayak Expeditions (in North Myrtle Beach). There's lots more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium, take in the waterfront at Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade, catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary builder app .

Detroit to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In May, Myrtle Beach is a bit warmer than Detroit - with highs of 79°F and lows of 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Columbus.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

North Myrtle Beach, Brookgreen Gardens
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Ripley's Aquarium ©
Ripley's Aquarium
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach

2
nights
Columbus

More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, have some family-friendly fun at Columbus Axe Throwing, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Columbus Zoo. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of German Village and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Columbus planner .

You can fly from Myrtle Beach to Columbus in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Myrtle Beach in May, with highs in Columbus at 74°F and lows at 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Columbus

Outdoors Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Zipline, Columbus Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Room Escape Games
Columbus Zoo ©
Columbus Zoo

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