6 days in South Carolina Itinerary

6 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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6 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Buffalo
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Buffalo

2
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour. Keep things going the next day: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Charleston road trip tool .

Buffalo to Charleston is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Buffalo in July: high temperatures in Charleston hover around 89°F and lows are around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
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 21st (Sun): kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Hilton Head trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Charleston to Hilton Head in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Speed Boats Tours
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

2
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
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 22nd (Mon): stroll through Myrtle Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and then take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Brookgreen Gardens, then stroll through Litchfield Beach, and then examine the collection at Warbird Park.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach trip planner.

Getting from Hilton Head to Myrtle Beach by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Myrtle Beach can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Brookgreen Gardens, Litchfield Beach
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Brookgreen Gardens ©
Brookgreen Gardens
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach

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