8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Greenville
— 1 day
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Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
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Hilton Head
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 4 nights

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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 3rd (Fri): let the kids burn off some steam at Runway Park at GMU, then take in the views from Liberty Bridge, and then stroll around Falls Park on the Reedy.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Greenville journey planner.

Houston to Greenville is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Houston to Greenville. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Houston in September; daily highs in Greenville reach 83°F and lows reach 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Liberty Bridge ©
Liberty Bridge
Runway Park at GMU ©
Runway Park at GMU

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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 4th (Sat): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, then wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, and finally get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): test your team's savvy at Break Out, then kick back and relax at Myrtle Beach, and then have fun at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Greenville to Myrtle Beach takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. September in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Break Out
Highlights from your plan
Break Out ©
Break Out
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then awaken your taste buds at Carolina Tasting Room, and finally look for gifts at Mingles.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Hilton Head fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in September, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Carolina Tasting Room ©
Carolina Tasting Room

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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.
Charleston is known for parks, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, kick your exploration up a notch at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Charleston City Market.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Charleston tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Charleston are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

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