5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

5 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Hilton Head
— 2 nights


Myrtle Beach

— 2 nights
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Litchfield Beach and Gay Dolphin Gift Cove. When in Myrtle Beach, make a side trip to see Cherry Grove Beach in North Myrtle Beach, approximately North Myrtle Beach away. There's lots more to do: tee off at Captain Hook's Adventure Golf, take a memorable tour with Tours, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

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Atlanta to Myrtle Beach is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Golf · Beaches · Parks

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, examine the collection at Coastal Discovery Museum, and then race across the water with a speed boat tour. Keep things going the next day: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then putt your heart out at Pirate's Island Adventure Golf.

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You can drive from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Hilton Head can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hilton Head

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South Carolina travel guide

The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.