7 days in South Carolina Itinerary

7 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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7 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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

1
day
Greenville

Greenville ©
The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take in the dramatic scenery at Falls Park on the Reedy, then snap pictures at Liberty Bridge, and finally pause for some photo ops at Joel Roberts Poinsett Statue.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Greenville online vacation maker .

Atlanta to Greenville is an approximately 2.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. May in Greenville sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks Nature Fun & Games
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Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Room Escape Games

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 13th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church, then get interesting insight from Tours, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Hilton Head trip itinerary app .

Getting from Greenville to Hilton Head by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Traveling from Greenville in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 66°F in Hilton Head. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

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

4
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for historic sites, parks, nightlife, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take in the views from Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, and go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Charleston sightseeing tool .

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Tours
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Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Walking tours
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

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 18th (Sat): take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, then look for gifts at Bijuju, then meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and finally experience the excitement of Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach day trip app .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Myrtle Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Shopping
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Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

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