9 days in South Carolina Itinerary

9 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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9 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Kalamazoo
Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Columbia
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
3
Greenville
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Charleston
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Kalamazoo

1
night
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 20th (Sun): stroll through Coligny Beach, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hilton Head tour itinerary app .

Kalamazoo to Hilton Head is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Kalamazoo in October, things will get a bit warmer in Hilton Head: highs are around 78°F and lows about 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Columbia.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach

1
night
Columbia

Columbia ©
A compact capital with stately southern history, Columbia serves as a symbol of the south.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): trek along Cayce Riverwalk, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then get to know the resident critters at Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Columbia trip builder tool .

You can drive from Hilton Head to Columbia in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Hilton Head in October, expect little chillier with lows of 56°F in Columbia. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Greenville.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Cayce Riverwalk
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Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden ©

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 22nd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Suber's Mill, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take in the views from Liberty Bridge, then take in the dramatic scenery at Falls Park on the Reedy, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Dark Corner Distillery.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Greenville journey planning app .

You can take a bus from Columbia to Greenville in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daytime highs in Greenville are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Greenville

Nature Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Suber's Mill
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
Myrtle Beach

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 23rd (Wed): grab your bike and head to Pee Dee Bicycle, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, then shop like a local with Broadway at the Beach, and finally catch some excitement at Myrtle Beach SkyWheel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the waterfront at Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade, admire the masterpieces at Brookgreen Gardens, and then look for gifts at Harrelson's Seafood Market.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary maker .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Greenville to Myrtle Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Myrtle Beach can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Murrells Inlet
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Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach

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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, shopping, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, don't miss a visit to Joe Riley Waterfront Park, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Charleston attractions planning app .

Drive from Myrtle Beach to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in October, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trip

H. L. Hunley
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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument

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