Flavours of South Carolina

Flavours of South Carolina

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South Carolina's vibrant culture, rich heritage and breathtaking natural beauty are what make our state Just right. Come and savour South Carolina, where there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Discover the unique differences among South Carolina's three key geographic regions – the vast mountain ranges, adventure-thriving midlands and the Palmetto State’s beautiful coastlines. Areas where you'll always find Southern hospitality.

The Palmetto State's culinary scene is famous for quality and originality, from unique Gullah cuisine to our thriving farm-to-table movement.

From the hiking trails of the Blue Ridge Mountains to the beaches of the Grand Strand, see for yourself all the adventure that South Carolina has to offer.


Discover South Carolina

Did you know?

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The state tree, seen on the iconic South Carolina flag, is a cabbage palmetto. Did you know that cannonballs bounce off of palmetto trees? Fort Moultrie, on Sullivan’s Island, was built out of palmetto tree trunks on top of sand walls.


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South Carolina isn’t just known for traditional golf, though. Myrtle Beach is considered the mini golf capital of the world, with more than 50 mini golf courses and home of the US Pro Mini Golf Association Master’s National Championship course.


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The first European settlement on the North American continent was in South Carolina. San Miguel de Guadalupe was founded in 1526 by Lucas Vázquez de Ayllón, probably near present-day Georgetown. The colony only survived three months.

Top 10 Must-Dos

Recreation

There's something about a South Carolina getaway that inspires adventure. Take a break from the everyday and escape to a place where a round of golf is always on the itinerary and stargazing is a regular routine.

Outdoors

South Carolina's diverse natural landscapes offer endless opportunities for adventure. From rejuvenating retreats and natural wonders to thrilling weekend adventures, this is the place to experience the great outdoors.

Beaches

Imagine: Warm sand beneath your feet, blue waters as far as the eye can see and the rejuvenating scent of Atlantic sea air. It's all waiting for you at South Carolina's illustrious beaches.

Golf

Out here, it doesn't matter how long your drive is — just how far the moment takes you. Tee off along the Atlantic coastline or take a swing at one of Jack Nicklaus' challenging mountain courses. Discover South Carolina golf.

Fishing

Fishing in South Carolina - From the freshwater streams and rivers of the Upstate to the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, South Carolina offers a unique fishing experience for the entire family.

Shopping

South Carolina offers endless opportunities for shopping. From outlet malls to quaint antique shops and everything in between, you'll find just what you're looking for in the Palmetto State.

Heritage

Embrace a nostalgic state of mind and discover captivating history and heritage in South Carolina. From cobblestone streets to awe-inspiring plantations, in South Carolina, you'll uncover more than you ever imagined

Museums & Arts

From the mountains to the coast, South Carolina's many art galleries and museums tell the story of an intriguing past and a flourishing cultural present. Discover inspiration in a captivating work of art or a compelling historical exhibit.

State Parks

From the majestic mountains of the Upcountry and the Midlands' rolling hills to the white-sand beaches of the Lowcountry, discover the South Carolina park for your state of mind.

Entertainment

From the exhilarating and adventurous to the fascinating and sublime, South Carolina's variety of entertainment offerings is sure to excite the entire family.

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