6 days in Coastal South Carolina & Leesburg Itinerary

6 days in Coastal South Carolina & Leesburg Itinerary

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Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 2 nights
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Hilton Head
— 1 night
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Leesburg
— 1 night
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Myrtle Beach

— 1 night
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, then get a taste of the local shopping with Broadway at the Beach, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the landscape on two wheels at Pee Dee Bicycle, don't miss a visit to Barefoot Landing, then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

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New York City to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from New York City in April, expect Myrtle Beach to be a bit warmer, temps between 72°F and 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Fun & Games

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Charleston

— 2 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 12th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument, then walk around Joe Riley Waterfront Park, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on Charleston Fossil Adventures, then go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and then go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

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Traveling by car from Myrtle Beach to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Charleston, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Hilton Head

— 1 night
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 14th (Wed), awaken your taste buds at Carolina Tasting Room, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hilton Head Distillery.

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You can drive from Charleston to Hilton Head in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Hilton Head can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Leesburg.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wineries

Leesburg

— 1 night
Leesburg is a historic town within and the county seat of Loudoun County, Virginia. On the 15th (Thu), trek along Raven Rocks, admire the landmark architecture of George C. Marshall's Dodona Manor, and then trek along C&O Canal Hike at Point of Rocks Boat Ramp.

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You can fly from Hilton Head to Leesburg in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Hilton Head in April, expect Leesburg to be a bit cooler, temps between 67°F and 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Leesburg

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

Coastal South Carolina travel guide

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Historic Sites · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Beaches