9 days in South Carolina Itinerary

9 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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9 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Albany
Fly + taxi:  6​h
1
Greenville
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Beaufort
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Charleston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Albany

1
night
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 27th (Sat): sample the fine beverages at Dark Corner Distillery.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Greenville visit planner .

Albany to Greenville is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Albany in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Greenville: highs are around 90°F and lows about 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Dark Corner Distillery ©
Dark Corner Distillery
Room Escape Games

2
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.
On the 29th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the next day, cast your line with a fishing tour, sample the fine beverages at Hilton Head Distillery, and then trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hilton Head trip builder .

You can drive from Greenville to Hilton Head in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. July in Hilton Head sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 75°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Beaufort.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Speed Boats Tours
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

1
night
Beaufort

Beaufort ©
Beaufort is a city in and the county seat of Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of The Point, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Beaufort National Cemetery, then stroll around Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Helena's Anglican Church.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Beaufort trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Beaufort takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Beaufort can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Charleston.

Things to do in Beaufort

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Beaufort National Cemetery ©
Beaufort National Cemetery
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park ©
Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park
St. Helena's Anglican Church ©
St. Helena's Anglican Church

3
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, shopping, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, stop by The Hidden Countship, cast your line with a fishing tour, and admire the majestic nature at Isle of Palms County Park.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Charleston day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Beaufort to Charleston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Charleston, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

H. L. Hunley, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Isle of Palms County Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. On the 4th (Sun), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, indulge your thirst for a good beer at New South Brewing, and then see the interesting displays at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Myrtle Beach trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Charleston to Myrtle Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Myrtle Beach are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum ©
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours
New South Brewing ©
New South Brewing

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