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Top 10 Things To Do In Myrtle Beach

By Julia Woehrer Follow me on Google+


Figuring out what you want to do on your Myrtle Beach vacation can be a bit daunting - there's so much to do and see! But fret not - we have put together the ultimate Myrtle Beach bucket list of absolute "musts" during your stay in Myrtle Beach. 


Top 10 Things To Do In Myrtle Beach


1. Take a swim.

kids playing in the waves in myrtle beachThe sparkling Atlantic Ocean offers mild temperatures here in Myrtle Beach, so run right in without fear of being too cold. Best of all, each of our oceanfront Myrtle Beach resorts is just steps away from the ocean.

2. Stick your toes in the sand.

Myrtle Beach is famous for its miles of sparkling beachfront, and chances are the warm sand is just steps away from your hotel room. There’s no better way to relax on vacation than enjoying the beach with a cold drink in hand!

3. Take in a live performance.

Whether you’re in the mood for live music, comedy, or a live tribute show, the clubs, theaters, and concert venues in Myrtle Beach are just the ticket. Check out the Myrtle Beach House of Blues and Alabama Theatre to get started and make sure to take advantage of our Myrtle Beach discounts.

a big plate of seafood4. Sample spectacular seafood.

Out of the sea and onto your plate, there’s nothing fresher than the fish, oysters, shrimp, crab, and other seafood specialties you’ll find in Myrtle Beach’s many restaurants. Take your pick from raw bars, sushi restaurants, and seafood buffets.

5. Schedule your Atlantic adventure.

Climb on a jet ski, sail on a catamaran, soar with a parasail, or bounce over waves on a banana boat. There are various watersports companies in town including Downwind SailsJ&L Kayaking, and many more. With trained professionals on hand, you will be able to experience the ocean like never before in a safe and fun environment.

6. Ride the SkyWheel.

myrtle beach skywheel

This central attraction of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk provides spectacular views of the oceanfront and is a thrilling ride for all ages. Ride during the daytime to take in views high above the ocean or ride at night to see the twinkling city lights and stars up in the sky.


7. Walk the famous Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.

Stroll by live performers, enjoy beach views and beautiful landscaping and take in the carnival atmosphere as you browse shops, arcades, and amusements along this popular 1.2-mile walkway. The Boardwalk is just a short walk and drive from Palms Resort.

8. Book your tee time.

Myrtle Beach features some of the most beautiful, challenging, and enjoyable golf courses in the country. Just talk to the golf department at your Myrtle Beach resort to book a tee time at a course that fits your schedulea basket of golf balls and skill level. If you are a golf enthusiast The Caravelle Resort is a perfect location to be able to hit tons of golf courses.

9. Visit Ripley’s Aquarium.

A $40 million state-of-the-art aquarium is located right here, minutes from your Myrtle Beach hotel. Don’t let your vacation end without a visit to the sharks, rays, tropical fish, and other undersea life that call this attraction home at Broadway at the Beach.

10. Relax.

The greatest thing about Myrtle Beach is that you can do everything...or nothing at all. Unfold your deck chair, set up your umbrella, and enjoy.


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