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History and Hollywood Walking Tour of Beaufort
"Select the perfect time to walk through the streets of Beaufort. Then meet your professional and friendly guide at the Beaufort Downtown Marina Store located at 1006 Bay Street. Follow them to begin your 2-hour walking tour of this charming seaside town.While listening to your guide's stories about Beaufort's 300 years of history stroll through the historic district and by beautiful homes in The Point on The Bluff and in The Old Commons. Walk beneath ancient oaks draped with Spanish Moss and admire antebellum houses built out of tabby. See the house named The Castle where Demi Moore stayed while filming GI Jane along with Nick Nolte's and Barbra Streisand's residences while filming The Prince of Tides. Go to Pat Conroy's boyhood home
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History and Movie Tour of Beaufort by Van
"Choose the best time to discover the historic district of Beaufort. Then meet your professional and friendly guide at the Beaufort Downtown Marina Store located at 1006 Bay Street. Find a seat in the comfortable and air conditioned van and head into the streets of this charming town to begin your 1-hour tour. Listen to your guide narrate the 300 years of history from the exploration of the Spanish the French and the English to the Civil War
From $20.00
 
Civil War Reconstruction Tour of Beaufort by Van
"Pick the perfect day to travel back to 1861. At 10am meet your professional and friendly guide at the Beaufort Downtown Marina Store located at 1006 Bay Street. After making yourself comfortable in the air conditioned van begin your 2-hour tour of Beaufort's Reconstruction history. Learn about this unique period in history when Confederate states were brought back into the United States after the Civil War. Hear stories about the Battle of Port Royal when Beaufort become Union headquarters for the South and a Union hospital zone. Go to St. Helena Island which is home to the Penn Center a National Historical Landmark. Continue your tour at the Sea Islands
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More Things to Do in Hilton Head Island

Where shall we worship this Sunday?

All Saints Hilton Head is one of several parishes on the Island or immediately adjacent to it, but I found it to be a wonderful place for a visitor. Not only was I warmed welcomed as I arrived, but I...
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Bunsch
Sep 07, 2015

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 some time between 1793 and 1820. the...
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doug48
Apr 04, 2011

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 island and was named after captain david...
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doug48
Apr 04, 2011

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, and we could see the toll road without...
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grandmaR
Apr 04, 2011

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 hilton head island can be heavy and the...
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doug48
Dec 27, 2009

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 displays on the history and ecology of the...
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doug48
Dec 27, 2009
 
 
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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, dance clubs, piano bars, wine bars,...
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beach247
Aug 17, 2009

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. Unlike many other US miniature golf...
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mikelisaanna
Jul 07, 2009

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 inside. We looked at the exhibits, and...
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grandmaR
Aug 30, 2008

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 have the route taken, but I think we saw...
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grandmaR
Aug 30, 2008

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 map. They had numerous tours available -...
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grandmaR
Aug 30, 2008

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 times and it is peaceful. The developer...
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BruceDunning
Feb 02, 2008

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 restaurants. Here's our Top 10 List of other...
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Jun 25, 2007

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 would venture out before the heat baked...
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VeronicaG
Feb 15, 2007

Top Hotels in Hilton Head Island

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22 Harbourside Lane, , South Carolina, 29928, United States
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51 South Forest Beach Dr., Hilton Head, South Carolina, 29928, United States
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130 Shipyard Dr, South Carolina, 29928, United States
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12 Park Lane, (formerly Residence Inn), South Carolina, 29928, United States
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Two Grasslawn Avenue, South Carolina, 29928, United States
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1 Hotel Circle, , South Carolina, 29928, United States
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Top 5 Hilton Head Island Writers

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"Bikes, Boating and Beaches (plus Golf and Tennis)"
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tpangelinan

"Welcome to Hilton Head Island"
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MandaJ320

"Hilton Head Island"
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VeronicaG

"Hilton Head Island: A Southern Paradise!"
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"Hilton Head baby!"
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