6 Best Things to Do in Myrtle Beach South Carolina

Family playing at Myrtle Beach

Hitting the beach soon and looking for the best things to do while visiting Myrtle Beach? Luckily, we have your guide to the top things to do while vacationing in the Grand Strand. Take your vacation to the next level with memorable beach days, visiting local attractions, and more. Start planning your personal list of to-dos for your stay in a North Myrtle Beach vacation rental!  

1. Make it a Beach Day!

Myrtle Beach has 60 miles of beautiful coastline which means you can enjoy 60 miles of serene beaches  suitable for different water sports like jet skiing, deep-sea fishing, or simply for relaxing and spending great time with family and friends. Whatever you may be in a mood for, Myrtle Beach has it!

2. Visit Myrtle Beach State Park

If you need a quiet escape from the busy Myrtle Beach shores, be sure to check out Myrtle Beach State Park. This is a great place to explore the maritime forest while enjoying different activities such as walking trails, surf fishing and more! As a bonus, you get a less crowded beach too!

3. Explore Brookgreen Gardens

Brookgreen Gardens

Just 15 miles down the coast from Myrtle Beach, you will find the stunning Brookgreen Gardens where you can enjoy a variety of activities and attractions. Brookgreen Gardens is the largest figurative sculpture garden in the United States. Along with that, you will find the Lowcountry Zoo, marshes, nature trails, a butterfly garden, and more! Be sure to add Brookgreen Gardens to your Must-See list.

4. Hit the Barefoot Landing!

Located in North Myrtle Beach, Barefoot Landing is a one-stop destination. No matter what you are in a mood for: shopping, dining, entertainment, you will find it at the Barefoot Landing. The complex features over 50 shops, various restaurants, venues for live entertainment – Alabama Theatre. During the summer on Monday nights, you can enjoy fireworks show and concerts on selected dates.

5. Alligator Adventure

If you have made it to the Barefoot Landing, just a step over you will find another must see destination – Alligator Adventure. While alligators are the main focus, you will also find crocodiles, flamingos, as well as other exotic birds. There are also hyenas, snakes, lizards, monkeys, and more! This mini zoo features more than 200 types of animals. In addition, you may sign up for a live interactive experience such as alligator feeding.

6. Myrtle Beach Golf

If wildlife is not your scene and you prefer something more refined, Myrtle Beach has the place/golf for you. The area offers more than 80 golf courses! Some of the top golf course, such as The Dunes Golf & Beach Club hosted several PGA Championships! Whether you are a pro or not, Myrtle Beach has the right golf course for you!

Find Your North Myrtle Beach Vacation Rental

Myrtle Beach vacation rental

Now that you know all of our top recommendations for a vacation in Myrtle Beach, it’s time to find a vacation rental to call your home away from home on the Grand Strand. Find homes in destinations like Cherry Grove, Ocean Drive, and Crescent Beach. Maybe your bucket list includes bringing along a four-legged friend! Whether you prefer an oceanfront condo or a pet-friendly rentals, we cannot wait to host you at one of our North Myrtle Beach rentals.