5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  2​h 15​min
1
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Charleston
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Newark

1
night
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. On the 22nd (Mon), get some fabulous bargains at Tanger Outlets Myrtle Beach Hwy 17, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then look for gifts at Bijuju. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, then see the interesting displays at Hollywood Wax Museum, and then kick back and relax at Litchfield Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach itinerary site .

Newark to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Newark in April; daily highs in Myrtle Beach reach 72°F and lows reach 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors Shopping Tours

Side Trip

Litchfield Beach
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach
Hollywood Wax Museum ©
Hollywood Wax Museum

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 24th (Wed), get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then identify plant and animal life at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Endangered Arts, then look for all kinds of wild species at Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hilton Head travel planning app .

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Fishing Charters & Tours
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve

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 26th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, then get engrossed in the history at The Charleston Museum, then steep yourself in history at Aiken-Rhett House, and finally stop by One Of A Kind.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Charleston sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. April in Charleston sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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The Charleston Museum ©
The Charleston Museum
Aiken-Rhett House ©
Aiken-Rhett House
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim ©
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim

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