8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
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Hilton Head
— 2 nights
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Edisto Island
— 1 night
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Charleston
— 3 nights

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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 24th (Sat): revel in the low prices at Tanger Outlets Myrtle Beach Hwy 17, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherry Grove Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, then see the interesting displays at Hollywood Wax Museum, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach day trip planning website.

New York City to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Myrtle Beach can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Shopping · Tours · Parks

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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hollywood Wax Museum ©
Hollywood Wax Museum

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Hilton Head

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 26th (Mon): examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum, then see the sights as you ascend with ZipLine Hilton Head, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Shelter Cove Towne Centre. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at The Silver Garden Gallery, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then trot along with Lawton Stables, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Pines Forest Preserve.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Hilton Head trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or fly. July in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Edisto Island.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Discovery Museum ©
Coastal Discovery Museum
ZipLine Hilton Head ©
ZipLine Hilton Head
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve

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Edisto Island

Edisto Island ©
Edisto Island is one of South Carolina's Sea Islands, the larger part of which lies in Charleston County, with its southern tip in Colleton County. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Botany Bay Plantation Heritage Preserve and Wildlife Management Area, look for gifts at With These Hands Gallery, then see majestic marine mammals with Botany Bay Ecotours, and finally kick back and relax at Edisto Beach State Park.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Edisto Island road trip planning website.

You can travel from Hilton Head to Edisto Island in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Edisto Island can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Edisto Island

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Botany Bay Ecotours ©
Botany Bay Ecotours
Edisto Beach State Park ©
Edisto Beach State Park

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Charleston Museum and Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park. Step out of Charleston with an excursion to The Center for Birds of Prey in Awendaw--about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Folly Beach Public Beach, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and hunt for treasures at Charleston City Market.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Charleston online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Edisto Island to Charleston in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park ©
Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park

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