7 days in South Carolina Itinerary

7 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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7 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Tampa, Florida
Fly + Taxi:  4​h 15​min
1
Greenville
— Few hours
Taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Tampa, Florida

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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 10th (Thu): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dark Corner Distillery, then snap pictures at Liberty Bridge, and then walk around Falls Park on the Reedy.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Greenville route maker app .

Tampa to Greenville is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Tampa in October, expect Greenville to be little chillier, temps between 75°F and 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries
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Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Dark Corner Distillery ©
Dark Corner Distillery
Liberty Bridge ©
Liberty Bridge

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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 11th (Fri): stroll through Myrtle Beach, catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and then wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Greenville to Myrtle Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in October, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

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nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. Get some cultural insight at Fort Sumter National Monument and Nathaniel Russell House. When in Charleston, make a side trip to see The Center for Birds of Prey in Awendaw, approximately 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, hunt for treasures at Charleston City Market, and get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Charleston road trip tool .

Getting from Myrtle Beach to Charleston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in October, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trip

The Center for Birds of Prey
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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

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nights
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 15th (Tue): trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then kick back and relax at Coligny Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Hilton Head trip planner .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Hilton Head takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Hilton Head are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Speed Boats Tours
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

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