8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

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8 days in South Carolina Itinerary

Start: Recife
Fly + Drive:  21​h
1
Hilton Head
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3​h 15​min
4
Greenville
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  18​h
End: Recife

1
day
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 16th (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Endangered Arts.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hilton Head trip app .

Recife, Brazil to Hilton Head is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Recife to Hilton Head due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Recife in December: high temperatures in Hilton Head hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

2
nights
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 17th (Tue): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Charleston trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Charleston, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

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. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Broadway at the Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the next day, kick back and relax at Myrtle Beach, don't miss a visit to Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, and then get your game on at Fun Plaza.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Myrtle Beach online route planner .

You can drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Myrtle Beach, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Greenville.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors
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Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach ©
Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach
Broadway at the Beach ©
Broadway at the Beach
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

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 21st (Sat): explore the engaging exhibits at The Children's Museum of the Upstate, let little ones run wild at Runway Park at GMU, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally admire the sheer force of Falls Park on the Reedy.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Greenville trip itinerary planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Myrtle Beach to Greenville in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in December, expect nights in Greenville to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Greenville

Parks Fun & Games Nature
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Falls Park on the Reedy ©
Falls Park on the Reedy
Room Escape Games
Runway Park at GMU ©
Runway Park at GMU

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