Located on South Carolina’s Atlantic Coast, Myrtle Beach has long been a popular destination for a beach getaway. In addition to the 60-mile stretch of beaches, Myrtle Beach also has beautiful golf courses, a beachfront boardwalk and so much more. Take a virtual trip to this classic Southern beach town!
Virtual Vacation to Myrtle Beach, SC
Before we get started, check out this short video to get acquainted with Myrtle Beach. And then set out on five more delightful stops only found in this beautiful Southern beach town.
Brookgreen Gardens Oak Alley
Brookgreen Gardens is a must-see attraction in Myrtle Beach with historical significance and scenic views of rice plantations, live oak trees and wildlife reserves found nowhere else but in Myrtle Beach. Brookgreen Gardens also boasts the largest collection of American figurative sculptures in the nation. Visitors can enjoy guided tours on throughout the garden or boat excursions in the creek to see local wildlife while learning about the area’s rich history.
Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
The Myrtle Beach area’s 1.2-mile-long Oceanfront Boardwalk and Promenade traverses through the sand from the 14th Avenue to 2nd Avenue Piers in Myrtle Beach. The popular Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is home to festivals and events, and provides oceanfront views of the pristine beach line, numerous shops and restaurants along its path.
Ripley’s Aquarium 1.4-million-gallon world-class aquarium features 12-foot sharks, a beautiful 300-pound sea turtle, and more than 10,000 exotic sea creatures. Visitors can get up close and personal with hands-on animal interaction, hourly dive shows and glide underwater along a 330-foot moving path.
Black River Kayaks
Would you rather see the outdoors from the water? Black River Outdoors offers a two-hour, eco-friendly kayak tour where visitors can learn about the salt marsh ecosystem and the plants and creatures who inhabit it. They also offer Guided Birding Trips and Half-Day Kayak Fishing Trips.
Broadway at the Beach
Broadway at the Beach is the perfect attraction for kids and parents alike. With 350 acres of shopping, dining and entertainment, Broadway at the Beach is the largest entertainment complex in South Carolina. Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach, it features a variety of specialty shops, unique dining, exceptional nightlife and family fun with attractions ranging from calm to thrilling.
Enjoy your trip!
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