If you’re visiting Myrtle Beach and are longing for a change of pace, take a day trip to one of the endearing coastal towns in the surrounding areas. Drive to Surfside Beach for a quieter waterfront experience, or head to Murrells Inlet – the Seafood Capital of South Carolina! No matter what you choose, these rich and vibrant communities will nourish your stay in Myrtle Beach unlike anything else.

Places to Visit for Adults

Red Hare Brewing sample paddle

Red Hare Brewing Company

Into craft beer? Head out to Red Hare Brewing Company’s 34° N Experiment Station! It is well worth a short trip across the border to their Shallotte, NC taproom to visit this highly rated independent micro-brewery to enjoy some of Red Hare’s award-winning suds. Cheers!

Things To Do For Nature Lovers

Waccamaw Cooter Airbot Tour

Waccamaw Cooter Airboat Tours

See how many gators, turtles and ospreys you can spot while gliding through the backwaters on an impressive airboat. On this unique tour of the Waccamaw, Black and Pee Dee Rivers, you’ll learn not only about the natural habitat, but about the local lore and legends of the surrounding lands.

Thrills For Adventurers

Jet boat cruising the waterways - Jet Boat Ride

Jet Boat Ride

The unrivaled Jet Boat Ride at Murrell’s Inlet is part adrenaline-pumping ride and part tour of the natural salt marsh. Often referred to as a “roller coaster on the water,” you’ll experience stunts like power slides and 360 degree turns that are guaranteed to douse you with sheets of water.

Things To Do For Foodies

decoratively plated ahi tuna

The Brentwood

Indulge in the flavor of perfectly prepared cuisine at The Brentwood in Little River, SC. Chef Eric Masson of Brittany, France brings to bear the extensive culinary education and experience that he earned in Paris and London to create masterpieces of the European culinary arts here in South Carolina.