7 days in Myrtle Beach, Charleston & Atlanta Itinerary

7 days in Myrtle Beach, Charleston & Atlanta Itinerary

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7 days in Myrtle Beach, Charleston & Atlanta Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Charleston
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Atlanta
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

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. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): look for gifts at Palmetto Distillery, observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, then wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach, and finally make a trip to Myrtle Beach SkyWheel. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Barefoot Landing, admire the masterpieces at Brookgreen Gardens, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach online trip planner .

San Francisco to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in Myrtle Beach are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church, Brookgreen Gardens, Barefoot Landing
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

2
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 9th (Wed), expand your understanding of the military at Fort Sumter National Monument, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens and then take in the views from Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge.

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Getting from Myrtle Beach to Charleston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October in Charleston, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Walking tours
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): observe the fascinating underwater world at Georgia Aquarium, examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, and then admire the majestic nature at Chastain Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Atlanta Botanical Garden, see the interesting displays at College Football Hall of Fame, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Atlanta itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Charleston to Atlanta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Food Tours

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