5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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

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. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): kick back and relax at Myrtle Beach. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach, then get your game on at Backstage Mirror Maze, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and finally experience the excitement of Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach holiday planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coligny Beach. On the next day, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Hilton Head online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Hilton Head are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

1
night
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): get interesting insight from Tours, then get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Charleston online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Charleston takes 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Walking tours

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