Cobblestone, sand and water provide endless opportunities.

Famous golf courses, top-rated tennis courts, pristine beaches, monumental battleships and beautifully preserved architecture barely scratches the surface of attractions in Charleston. You can be as adventurous or as tame as you like. Best of all, our mild climate means you can enjoy most of our sights year-round.

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Charleston's Original and Most Respected Outfitter! See Charleston the way you should... Naturalist guided kayak tours, kayak & paddleboard rentals, and private boat charters. Exclusive provider to Bulls Island. ACA Certified guides. Four on-water locations. Top-notch service! Unmatched wildlife opportunities!
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"South Carolina's Best Outdoor Jaunt". Exclusive provider of service into Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge and Bulls Island. Unmatched wildlife opportunities – sea turtles, dolphins, 293 species of birds. Experience the natural and human history of the Lowcountry, 29,000 acres of Class 1 wilderness, Bulls Island hiking & Boneyard Beach.
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“A must see!” – NBC Daytime Television. Boone Hall reflects Southern heritage spanning 300 years on one magnificent “still working” plantation. House tours, gardens, slave cabins, plantation coach tours, live performances in season, cafe, plus one of the world’s longest oak-lined avenues.
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As Charleston’s Original & Most Respected Outfitter, we know how to see Charleston best. Naturalist guided kayak tours, kayak & paddleboard rentals and private boat charters. Certified Guides. Four on-water locations. Exclusive provider to Bulls Island. Unmatched wildlife opportunities—sea turtles, dolphins, 293 bird species!
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Discover history and adventure at Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum on Charleston Harbor. Explore three remarkable vessels; visit the Medal of Honor Museum; see 28 historic aircraft and walk the Vietnam-era Naval Support Base. You truly Walk in the Steps of Heroes.
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Charleston's Original and Most Respected Outfitter! See Charleston the way you should... Naturalist guided kayak tours, kayak & paddleboard rentals, and private boat charters. Exclusive provider to Bulls Island. ACA Certified guides. Four on-water locations. Top-notch service! Unmatched wildlife opportunities!
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Southern Season’s Cooking School provides an epicurean education served with a heaping side of expertise and style. Learn from local, regional and internationally renowned chefs, culinary experts and a highly trained staff as they share secrets, techniques and recipes.
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Charleston's Original and Most Respected Outfitter! See Charleston the way you should... Naturalist guided kayak tours, kayak & paddleboard rentals, and private boat charters. Exclusive provider to Bulls Island. ACA Certified guides. Four on-water locations. Top-notch service! Unmatched wildlife opportunities!
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Charleston’s (Closest) and “Absolute Best” Kayak - Canoe - Paddleboarding Nature Tour & Rental Company. Master Naturalist Guides, certified instructors. Blackwater swamps, rice plantations, barrier islands, saltmarsh creeks, shrimping villages and Indian ruins. Kayaking with dolphins/wildlife up close! Beginners & families welcome!
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Charleston’s (Closest) and “Absolute Best” Kayak - Canoe - Paddleboarding Nature Tour & Rental Company. Master Naturalist Guides, certified instructors. Blackwater swamps, rice plantations, barrier islands, saltmarsh creeks, shrimping villages and Indian ruins. Kayaking with dolphins/wildlife up close! Beginners & families welcome!
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Charleston’s (Closest) and “Absolute Best” Kayak - Canoe - Paddleboarding Nature Tour & Rental Company. Master Naturalist Guides, certified instructors. Blackwater swamps, rice plantations, barrier islands, saltmarsh creeks, shrimping villages and Indian ruins. Kayaking with dolphins/wildlife up close! Beginners & families welcome!
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Charleston’s (Closest) and “Absolute Best” Kayak - Canoe - Paddleboarding Nature Tour & Rental Company. Master Naturalist Guides, certified instructors. Blackwater swamps, rice plantations, barrier islands, saltmarsh creeks, shrimping villages and Indian ruins. Kayaking with dolphins/wildlife up close! Beginners & families welcome!
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Simple and eclectic fare, prepared with the freshest, highest quality ingredients available, sourced locally whenever possible. Offering the most extensive collection of brews on tap, serving over 40 unique beers on draft including microbrews and the restaurant’s own line of award-winning draft beer, the Liberty Ales.
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Visit Mt. Pleasant Towne Centre, voted "Charleston's Best Shopping Destination." With 60 shops and restaurants like Belk, Banana Republic, Ann Taylor and P.F. Chang's, plus a 16-screen theatre, this open air center is minutes from the beaches and downtown Charleston.
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Enjoy beautiful views of the Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridges and Charleston Harbor. This 1,250-ft pier features: River Watch Cafe and Gift Shop, swings and shade structures, fishing tackle sales, and rod rentals. Visit our website for additional amenities, fees, and hours of operation.
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This 943-acre park offers a variety of recreational opportunities, including crabbing and fishing along tidal creeks and lagoons, an off-leash dog park, biking/walking paths, paddle boats, and picnic sites with grills. Visit our website for additional amenities, fees, and hours of operation.
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Since 1967, Gwynn’s of Mount Pleasant has been the ultimate, luxury shopping destination in the Lowcountry. The 25,000 square foot store includes the best lines in men’s and women’s clothing and accessories; cosmetics and skincare; and upscale gifts and home accessories.
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Year-round inshore/offshore, deep-sea & big game saltwater fishing. “Best prices in the Lowcountry”; licenses, bait & tackle included. Targeting RedDrum, SeaTrout, Sheepshead, Snapper, Grouper, Dolphin, Tuna, Wahoo, Sharks & many others. We operate multiple boats for your “Reel” fishing experience!
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Discover the life of raptors through guided walking tours, educational conservation programs and captivating flight demonstrations. See first hand bald eagles, great horned owls, golden eagles, red-tailed hawks, peregrine falcons and more! Public programs: Thursday to Saturday, 10:30am and 2pm.
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Tucked within the tropical vegetation of Palmetto Islands County Park, Splash Island Waterpark provides hours of fun for toddlers to pre-teens. Features include: 200-foot and 16-foot water slides, activity pool, concessions, and much more. Visit our website for amenities, fees, and operating schedule.
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Located on the site of the historic Lexington Plantation this Arthur Hills design is set amid 200 year old oaks draped in Spanish moss. Located on Wagner Creek, the antebellum clubhouse is perfect for your round of golf, wedding ceremony and reception. Come for a visit, or stay for a lifetime!
37th Annual Cooper River Bridge Run
April 5, 2014. The Cooper River Bridge 10K Run & Walk is the 3rd largest 10K in the US and 18th largest in the world. Each year it includes 44,000 participants beginning in the Town of Mt. Pleasant, continuing over the 2.5 mile bridge and finishing in historic Charleston at Marion Square.
Adventures In Sailing
Capt. Michele and Mike Spanos are the key, a grand adventure. Charlestonians that bring a lifetime of experience on the harbor. Charleston harbor sailing is an amazing adventure. Add a fine, luxury 43' sloop rigged sailing yacht. An "Emotional Rescue".
Adventures In Sailing, LLC
Capt. Michele and Mike Spanos are the key, a grand adventure. Charlestonians that bring a lifetime of experience on the harbor. Charleston harbor sailing is an amazing adventure. Add a fine, luxury 43' sloop rigged sailing yacht. An "Emotional Rescue".
AquaSafaris Inshore & Offshore Fishing
Since 1987 Charleston’s premier fishing source! Select the best action-packed offshore charter for mahi-mahi and tuna, or explore inshore for redfish, sea trout and sheepshead. Rates include everything needed to enjoy your day of fishing.
AquaSafaris, Inc. Worldwide Charter Yachts
Since 1987, AquaSafaris has been Charleston’s premier fleet for all your boating needs! Offering everything from sunset cruises, dolphin/eco tours and pirate adventures to private events aboard one of our luxury motor yachts. We provide only the best for your next team building regatta, private, corporate or wedding event.
Big T Coastal Provisions
Big T Coastal Provisions Crab Dip is a coastal Carolina entertaining favorite! Our family's recipe packs real crabmeat in every creamy bite. Our dips are perfect for every occasion! Debuting January 2014, shrimp dip! Sold at Harris Teeter, Publix and Ingles grocery stores.
Blackbeard’s Cove Family Fun Park
Blackbeard’s Cove Family Fun Park has something for everyone! Go-Karts, 2 miniature golf courses, an amazing arcade, electric go-karts, jump-land, gemstone mining, climbing wall and Paintball. Our Galley serves a delicious lunch and dinner menu featuring Homemade Pizza.
Butterfly Consignment Boutique
Ranked #1, Women’s fashion clothing and accessory consignment boutique, you need to explore Butterfly's exciting sales floor; Chanel and St. John to J. Crew and Anthropologie, you never know what you’ll discover when you visit Butterfly. Fun and friendly resale shopping.
Charles Pinckney National Historic Site
Daily 9:00am to 5:00pm, closed New Year’s, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Free admission. The National Park Service preserves a remnant of Founding Father Charles Pinckney’s plantation, Snee Farm. An 1828 Lowcountry cottage serves as museum and visitor center. 20-minute film & ½ mile trail.
Charleston Ballet Theatre
Charleston Ballet Theatre, directed by Don & Patricia Cantwell and Jill Eathorne Bahr, is a vibrant ensemble of world-class dance artists who continue to captivate audiences of all ages. Join us for one of the brilliant performances presented by this professional company.
Charleston Harbor Marina
Charleston Harbor Marina is the largest marina in the state of South Carolina with 17,000 lineal feet of floating dock space. Situated directly in the Charleston harbor, the marina offers access to resort amenities for both wind propelled or power yachts.
Classic Charleston Sailing
Discover the "Beauty of Sail" aboard Cythera... Charleston's prettiest boat! Feel the wind on your face as you sail the waters of historic Charleston harbor aboard our classic 42ft ocean-going sailing yawl. Day/sunset sailing, overnight adventures, unique B&B.
Congressional Medal of Honor Museum
The Congressional Medal of Honor Museum tells the stories of brave Americans who displayed remarkable courage. The museum details eight eras of Medal of Honor history, and features interactive exhibits that explain the award along with archives of important documents.
Crabpot Players Theatre Company
The Crabpot Players, founded in 1993, is a non-profit 501(c)(3) community theatre company that brings theatre to the East Cooper area and provides educational opportunities for actors of all ages to expand their skills.
Escapada Living
Escapada Living’s first Signature Store is located in Belle Hall Shopping Center in Mt. Pleasant and features the brand’s popular apparel and resort wear. Escapada exudes effortless style, perfect for beach vacations or landlocked dreams of exotic getaways.
Lowcountry Loop Trolley
"Hop On & Off" our seasonal loop service to Mt Pleasant, Sullivan's Island, Isle of Palms, & Charleston, or take one of our tours to Boone Hall Plantation, Charleston Tea Plantation, Irvin House Vineyard and Firefly Distillery, reservations required - 843.654.5199.
Lowcountry Loop Trolley
"The Best First Thing To Do!" "Hop On & Off" our seasonal loop service to Mt Pleasant, Sullivan's Island, Isle of Palms, & Charleston, or take one of our tours to Boone Hall Plantation, Charleston Tea Plantation, Irvin House Vineyard and Firefly Distillery, reservations required - 843.654.5199.
Lowcountry Sketches
Looking for that perfect Charleston gift? We offer Charleston pen and ink prints and Giclee prints. Also, have 1860's Civil War and other Charleston historic maps. Visit www.lowcountrysketches.com or see us at Farmer's Market in Marion Square on Saturday's.
Marsh View Fishing Charters
Inshore fishing charter service. Inshore/offshore fishing charters. Offshore fishing for Dolphin, wahoo, sail fish, cobia,king mackeral, grouper, and snapper. Light tackle fishing for redfish, trout, sharks, and cobia. All fishing takes place aboard our 22' bayboat. Explore the scenic harbor of Charleston and the many Islands that surround. USCG captain and insured.
Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park
Located at the foot of the Ravenel Bridge, featuring a visitor center/reception facility, Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Pavilion, a war memorial and nautical-themed playground. Adjacent to the Mount Pleasant Pier.
Odyssey Board Shop
Mount Pleasant's premier destination for paddleboarding, surfing, and skateboarding. Offering $25.00 daily rentals. Book a Paddleboard Eco-Tour of historic Shem Creek with our knowledgeable guides. Watch for events and movie nights on Facebook and Instagram. odysseyboardshop.com
Original Charleston Bedswing ®
The Original Charleston Bedswing acts as the intermediary between the outside world and the intimate life of the home. Built in Charleston of highest grade mahogany or cypress and covered in Outdura or Sunbrella fabric, the quality is unbeatable. Order online or in local shops the most comfortable, functional and finest bedswing available.
Patriots Point Links on Charleston Harbor
Located on Charleston Harbor, Patriots Point offers spectacular views of Downtown Charleston, Fort Sumter, and arriving ships. This course is a must play for all visitors. Located at the foot of the Arthur Ravenel Bridge; just five minutes from downtown.
Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum
Walk in the Steps of Heroes at Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum. Tour the aircraft carrier USS YORKTOWN, destroyer USS LAFFEY, submarine USS CLAMAGORE, Medal of Honor Museum, Cold War Submarine Memorial and the only Vietnam Naval Support Base Camp in the U.S.
RiverTowne Country Club
We invite you to play an Arnold Palmer Masterpiece, awarded 4.5 stars by Golf Digest, RiverTowne Country Club features the best in coastal Carolina golf. Miles of marsh views, lush pampas grasses, and lowcountry wildlife, highlight RiverTowne’ s beautiful landscape.
Rock Paper Scissors
A new arts and crafts studio/social gathering place has opened in Mt. Pleasant - Rock Paper Scissors! Catering to all skill levels, instructors help you create unique and beautiful crafts (think Pinterest) in a fun, social atmosphere (BYOB). Get crafty!
Segway Of Charleston
Segway Of Charleston offers scenic/historic guided tours. We have 1 and 2 hour tours with training included. Come experience something unique, fun, Eco-friendly and a very different way to see the beautiful views and learn about the area of Charleston, SC.
Shem Creek Park
Shem Creek Park in Mount Pleasant is located off Coleman Boulevard in close proximity to the Charleston Harbor. A float dock is available for mooring day trippers, or board a water taxi. Take a leisurely stroll or welcome the shrimp Trawlers along the long boardwalk.
Southern Season
Explore Southern Season's world-class selection of over 70,000 gifts, housewares and specialty foods to see why we are the largest gourmet retailer. Enjoy our restaurant and patio or take a class at our cooking school, all under one roof.
Sparians @ River Bowl
Sparians is a fun interactive experience for all ages specializing in Food, Games, and Sports. Bowling, yes we have that too! Whether you’re out with friends, family, or coworkers, Sparians is designed to spare you from the conventional get together.
Sparians @ River Bowl
Sparians is a fun interactive experience for all ages specializing in Food, Games, and Sports. Bowling, yes we have that too! Whether you’re out with friends, family, or coworkers, Sparians is designed to spare you from the conventional get together.
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Sunday service times are 9am and 10:45am. Contemporary Wednesday service at 6:30pm. Founded in 1835 as The Chapel of Ease for Christ Episcopal Church, St. Andrew’s is located in Mt. Pleasant’s historic Old Village. After the War Between the States, St. Andrew’s reopened in February 1866 and was the only place of public worship then open, creating a place of worship for parishioners of many denominations.
Stox & Co.
Award-winning wellness spa and salon offering facials, massage, airbrush tanning, waxing, threading, weddings, hair and nail spa, and a boutique with a wide selection of products to choose from including AVEDA, Eminence Organic skin care, jewelry, loungewear & more.
Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival
June 6 and 7, 2014. The intricate handiwork of Gullah crafts is the highlight of this cultural showcase that includes gospel songs, praise dance, rhythmic drumming and basketweaving demonstrations.
Water Missions International
Water Missions International is a Christian engineering nonprofit providing sustainable safe water and sanitation solutions in developing countries and disaster areas. Since 2001, WMI has served more than 2.4 million people in 49 countries on five continents.
Yorktown Ghost Tours
Exclusive guided ghost tour explores the sacrifice, heroism and unexplained mysteries of the USS Yorktown. Learn the devastating history and strange activity that has been documented and reported including the startling results of the investigation by Syfy Channel’s “Ghost Hunters”.