9 days in Myrtle Beach, Hilton Head & Charleston Itinerary

9 days in Myrtle Beach, Hilton Head & Charleston Itinerary

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Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
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Hilton Head
— 2 nights
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Charleston
— 4 nights
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Myrtle Beach — 2 nights

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 9th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Myrtle Beach SkyWheel and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach trip planner.

Frederica to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. July in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 75°F at night. On the 11th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hilton Head.
Tours · Outdoors · Fun & Games · Parks

Hilton Head — 2 nights

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hilton Head trip maker site.

You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. In July in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Charleston.
Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Beaches

Charleston — 4 nights

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, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, take an in-depth tour of Nathaniel Russell House, and get a dose of the wild on Charleston Fossil Adventures.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Charleston trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 75°F. You will leave for home on the 17th (Sun).
Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Museums
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