5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  2​h 45​min
1
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Charleston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
End: Atlanta

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. On the 14th (Sun), look for gifts at Palmetto Distillery and then take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Myrtle Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach online itinerary planner .

Atlanta to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach

1
night
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 16th (Tue), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and then steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Charleston online attractions planner .

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

2
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.
On the 17th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at Nash Gallery, then kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: race across the water with a speed boat tour and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head travel planning website .

You can drive from Charleston to Hilton Head in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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