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25 Apr 2022
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Looking for an exciting way to see the Southeast? Plan one of these exciting road trips to Hilton Head! You’ll love our 42-square-mile barrier island and the fun, leisurely ways to explore the island. Hilton Head is for you, whether you’d like a trip full of golf, tennis, kayaking, boating, or just laying in the sand.   

Looking for While you’re here, be sure to take advantage of our 7-day Insider’s Guide to Hilton Head to have the best time here! Get up close and personal with the natural beauty of our island!

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Top 3 Road Trips to Hilton Head

Enjoy the two-hour coastal drive to Hilton Head via US-17 South. Even though Charleston is a smaller city, there’s still quite a bit of the hustle and bustle. So why not getaway to somewhere where you can simply enjoy the great outdoors. Hilton Head has tried to remain natural and pure. Once you’re there, you’ll understand the difference.   

You’ll be Hilton Head Island-bound in just two and a half hours from Jacksonville. You’ll enjoy gorgeous coastline views as you cruise north through Florida and Georgia, arriving in South Carolina. If you’d like to make your way up the coast with a stop or two, check out Amelia Island or Savannah. These two cities are true southern gems. Once you get to Hilton Head Island, don’t forget to check out some of the best wildlife tours our area offers so you can truly experience the hidden gems of our island!  

Escape city life and slow down to the pace of a South Carolinian. You can escape to our coastal retreat with a short, four-hour drive. If you need to stop for a break along the way, we suggest Dublin or Macon, Georgia. Dublin is a small city known for outdoor adventure. So, you can always stop and stretch your legs or enjoy a bite to eat at one of the historic downtown restaurants. Macon also has many hiking trails and great museums if you’re looking for a little longer detour.   

For other great road trips to and from Hilton Head Island, plan an excursion to Tybee Island, Daufuskie Island, or Savannah. Once you taste the South, you’re guaranteed to want more!   

Stretch Out and Find Your Spot on the Sand With Beach Properties   

Start planning your road trip to Hilton Head Island, SC, so you can experience all that our coastal town has to offer. We invite you to slow down and experience our pristine beaches, bright blue skies, and shimmering ocean waves lapping over your toes. The entire family is welcome, pups included!   

Our high-end, modern rentals are just a click away! Book your stay today!