8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Greenville
— 1 day
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
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Charleston
— 2 nights
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Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights

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Greenville

Greenville ©

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The largest city in "upstate" South Carolina, Greenville has grown around the natural wonders of waterfalls located in the downtown area.
On the 5th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Lake Conestee Nature Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail, and then walk around Falls Park on the Reedy.

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Detroit to Greenville is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Detroit in January: high temperatures in Greenville hover around 52°F and lows are around 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

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Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail ©
GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail
Lake Conestee Nature Park ©
Lake Conestee Nature Park

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge and Folly Field Beach Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sea Pines Forest Preserve and Old Town Bluffton. And it doesn't end there: see the sights as you ascend with ZipLine Hilton Head, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, look for gifts at Chocolates by the Sea, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hilton Head Distillery.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head travel planner.

Traveling by car from Greenville to Hilton Head takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Greenville in January, expect Hilton Head to be somewhat warmer, temps between 58°F and 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge ©
Fishing Charters & Tours
ZipLine Hilton Head ©
ZipLine Hilton Head

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): whizz through the canopy at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, then identify plant and animal life at The Center for Birds of Prey, and finally admire the natural beauty at Washington Square. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Folly Beach Public Beach and then test your team's savvy at Elite Escape Games.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Charleston route planner.

You can drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Charleston are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Myrtle Beach.

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
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park ©
Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park

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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 (Mon): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Litchfield Beach, and then play a few rounds at Caledonia Golf & Fish Club. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Cherry Grove Beach, play a few rounds at Mt. Atlanticus, and then tee off at Captain Hook's Adventure Golf.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach travel planning app.

Drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 56°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Golf · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours
Cherry Grove Beach ©
Cherry Grove Beach

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