6 days in Charleston & Edisto Island Itinerary

6 days in Charleston & Edisto Island Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Coastal South Carolina visit planner

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Charleston
— 1 day
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Edisto Island
— 4 nights
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Charleston
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Charleston

— 1 day
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 16th (Fri): go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, explore the galleries of Fort Sumter National Monument, then sample the fine beverages at Charleston Distilling Company, and finally get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleston trip tool.

Las Vegas to Charleston is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Charleston is 3 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, expect nights in Charleston to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Edisto Island.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Edisto Island

— 4 nights
Edisto Island is one of South Carolina's Sea Islands, the larger part of which lies in Charleston County, with its southern tip in Colleton County. Appreciate the collections at York W. Bailey Museum and Edisto Island Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edisto Island: Saint Helena Island (Saint Helena Parish Chapel of Ease Ruins & Brick Baptist Church). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve and Wildlife Management Area, see majestic marine mammals with Botany Bay Ecotours, look for gifts at With These Hands Gallery, and tee off at The Plantation Course at Edisto.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Edisto Island journey planner.

Getting from Charleston to Edisto Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in April, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Edisto Island

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Charleston

Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Charleston day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Edisto Island to Charleston takes 1.5 hours. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours · Outdoors
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