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Take a Day Trip to Charleston!

Updated: Dec 14, 2021


Enjoy a day trip to Charleston on your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort

Many have asked about day trips to Charleston and you're in luck! We've officially partnered with Day Trips to Charleston to provide you with a wonderful excursion during your stay with us on the Grand Strand. Day Trips to Charleston is a Grand Palms Resort preferred partner meaning you'll receive a discounted rate when you purchase your tickets from us at the Front Desk. Continue reading to learn more about the Day Trip to Charleston experience.


Enjoy a day trip to Historic Charleston, SC and take a step back in time to simpler days and experience the charm of the Old South. Their air-conditioned tour bus departs Myrtle Beach at approximately 7 am and arrives back in Myrtle Beach at approximately 6:30 pm. Once you've purchased your tickets from the Front Desk at Grand Palms Resort, you will receive a text confirmation from the tour company and you'll be given directions to the bus pickup/drop off location in Murrells inlet.


For a brief overview of what a day trip in Charleston looks like, watch the video below:


The tour company offers several types of tours from which to choose. They include round trip transportation, a city tour on an air-conditioned tour bus, or a city tour on a horse drawn carriage ride around town. See below for pricing and tour information:


Round Trip Transportation Only (Tour #2 on Day Trips to Charleston's website)

Includes:

  • Roundtrip transportation to Charleston from Myrtle Beach

  • Guest will have approximately 6 hours of free time to explore Charleston

Grand Palms Resort's Discounted Rate $49+tax


Enjoy a day trip to Charleston on your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort
photo source: thecharlestoncitymarket.com/main/gallery

Basic All-Inclusive Guided City Tour on an Air-Conditioned Tour Bus (Tour #5 on Day Trips to Charleston's website)

Includes:

  • Roundtrip transportation to Charleston from Myrtle Beach

  • 1 hour Guided Tour of Charleston’s Historic District aboard the Tour Bus

  • 1 hour Shopping time at the City Market

  • Box Lunch (turkey sandwich, bag of chips, fruit, cookies and a drink)

  • Tour of Boone Hall Plantation

Discounted Rate $75+tax


Basic All-Inclusive Guided City Tour on a Horse Drawn Carriage (Tour #5 on Day Trips to Charleston's website)

Includes:

  • Roundtrip transportation to Charleston from Myrtle Beach

  • 1 hour Guided Tour of Charleston Historic District aboard a Horse Drawn Carriage

  • 1 hour Shopping time at the City Market

  • Box Lunch (Turkey sandwich, bag of chip, fruit, cookies and a drink)

  • Tour of Boone Hall Plantation

Discounted Rate $100+tax


Enjoy a day trip to Charleston on your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort
photo source: thecharlestoncitymarket.com/main/gallery


See Everything All-Inclusive Guided City Tour on an Air-Conditioned Tour Bus (Tour #7 on Day Trips to Charleston's website)

Includes:

  • Roundtrip transportation to Charleston from Myrtle Beach

  • 1 hour Guided Tour of Charleston Historic District aboard the Tour Bus

  • 1 hour Shopping time at the City Market

  • Boat Tour of Charleston Harbor. Box Lunch on the Tour Boat (Turkey sandwich, bag of chip, fruit, cookies and a drink)

  • Tour of Fort Sumter

  • Tour of Boone Hall Plantation

Discounted Rate $105+tax


See Everything All-Inclusive Guided City Tour on a Horse Drawn Carriage (Tour #7 on Day Trips to Charleston's website)

Includes:

  • Roundtrip transportation to Charleston from Myrtle Beach

  • 1 hour Guided Tour of Charleston Historic District aboard a Horse Drawn Carriage

  • 1 hour Shopping time at the City Market

  • Boat Tour of Charleston Harbor. Box Lunch on the Tour Boat (Turkey sandwich, bag of chip, fruit, cookies and a drink)

  • Tour of Fort Sumter

  • Tour of Boone Hall Plantation

Discounted Rate $128+tax


Be sure to visit Day Trip to Charleston's website by clicking here for additional information.


Visit Charleston, SC on your Myrtle Beach Vacation

Want to go for a day trip to Charleston? Call our Front Desk representatives to schedule your Charleston excursion on your next vacation. They can be reached by calling 888-913-4477 or you can reach them via email at reservations@grandpalmsresortmb.com. We would love for you to join us and see the city that was voted the #1 place to visit in North America. Please book in advance, tours often sell out.


Enjoy a day trip to Charleston on your Myrtle Beach vacation at Grand Palms Resort, formerly Plantation Resort

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