Hilton Head Island Things to Do

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    Tabby Manse in Beaufort
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    Building seen on the tour
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Most Viewed Things to Do in Hilton Head Island

  • 1. Harbour Town

    the harbour town lighthouse was built in 1970 and is the most recognizable modern symbol of hilton head island. inside of the lighthouse is a viewing area, small museum, and a gift shop. at the base...

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  • 2. Beaches

    We found the amount of ways to "entertain" our children on Hilton Head Island numerous, but expensive. So we didn't do any of it. We packed up and spent two days at the beach! There we saw dolphins...

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  • 3. Golfing

    Hilton Head Island is probably best known for its world-class golf courses and facilities . . . The Lowcountry is home to more than 30 courses, both private and public . . . Each year HH hosts the MCI...

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  • 4. stoney-baynard ruins

    the stoney-baynard ruins are located on the braddocks point plantation near the modern day area of harbour town. james stoney built this ruined plantation home...

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  • 5. braddocks point plantation

    pictured is a foundation of a slave quarters on the grounds of braddocks point plantation. the original plantation covered over 1,000 acres of hilton head...

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  • 6. Red Trolley Tour

    The museum gives several tours, and even in the winter we could do the trolley tour. It is one way to get onto the Harbour Town without paying the entrance fee,...

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  • 7. greyline tours

    at the hilton head welcome center you can arrange a trolley tour of the island. the tour covers the historical and natural attractions of the island. traffic on...

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  • 8. hilton head welcome center

    the hilton head welcome center is a good first stop on a visit to hilton head island. the welcome center is home to the coastal discovery museum which has...

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  • 9. Hilton Head Nightlife and Happy Hour

    If you are vacationing to Hilton Head Island and are looking for the hottest venues to hit for happy hour and nightlife and want a run town of top restaurants,...

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  • 10. Play miniature golf with the kids

    In addition to its famous golf courses that are geared towrds adults, Hilton head also features a number of miniature golf courses that the kids will enjoy....

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  • 11. Welcome Center and Museum of Hilton Head Is.

    Since we were here in the winter, and don't play golf or tennis, there wasn't really much for us to do. One thing we did was go to the museum. We walked around...

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  • 12. Day Trip to Savannah GA

    We drove to Savannah and took the Old Savannah Tours tour. We got a really good and entertaining driver. They gave us a map with the stops on it but it did not...

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  • 13. Day Trip to Beaufort, SC

    Beaufort is not very far from Hilton Head. It makes a good day trip off the island. First we went to the official visitor's center, and I got the official SC...

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  • 14. Swamp

    There are a lot of marsh areas around the island. This is a preserved nature area right in the middle of Hilton Head Plantation. I have gone back here many...

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  • 15. Top 10 (Other) Things To Do On Hilton Head

    When most people go on vacation to Hilton Head Island their activities usually center on visiting the beach, playing golf or tennis, and dining out at...

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  • 16. RENT A BIKE FOR A WEEK!!

    Bicycling was a joy at Hilton Head. The flat paths wound throughout the area--it was great exercise and a regular evening routine. If I rose early in the day, I...

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  • 17. Hilton Head Hospitality

    The first time we visited Hilton Head we stayed in condominums at Sea Pines. The complex had a community pool that was definitely a highlight for the children....

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  • 18. Walk around

    Take a walk around the harbour and check out all the beautiful boats at the dock. I really liked the woodwork on this boat. Some are worth millions, you just...

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  • 19. Visitors center

    If you want to find anything on the island with ease I suggest you go to the visitors center and museum first to get maps and free coupons for discounts all...

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  • 20. Wine Fest & Wing Fest

    At approximately mid March, there is a local on-island Wine Fest. The cost is around $25 which includes a commemorative wine glass inscibed with that year and...

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  • 21. Go to Harbor Town, Shelter...

    Go to Harbor Town, Shelter Cove, and Daufuskie Island. Daufuskie Island is nice because there is no bridge to the island and the Gullah Culture of the old...

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  • 22. Palmetto Hall Country Club

    We had our wedding at Palmetto Hall Country Club and I highly recommend this place for out of town weddings.

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  • 23. dolphins!!!

    there are dolphins abound at this island. you'll see them at the beach, and in the harbour. just keep an eye out for them!!!! :-)

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  • 24. This is one of the many bike...

    This is one of the many bike paths on Shipyard Plantation. Most of the plantations have great bike paths. They use balloon wheel bikes because they can be used...

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