Your #1 Favorite Thing to Do in Charleston Is…

Your #1 Favorite Thing to Do in Charleston Is…

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We asked our 200K+ Instagram followers what their #1 favorite thing to do in Charleston was and while an overwhelming number simply replied “EAT!” (foodies, we get it!), below are 35 more favorites.

Did your #1 favorite thing to do in Charleston make the list?

1. Ghost & Graveyard Walking Tour with Bulldog Tours

2. Grab coffee & walk along The Battery

3. Enjoy a sunset stroll on Sullivan’s Island

4. #ExploreCharleston via bicycle then find a shady spot to cool off with an acai bowl


6. Brunch downtown

7. Visit the Gibbes Museum of Art

8. Walk through Charleston’s beautiful streets, enjoy the architecture & history. It fills my soul!

9. Pick up shells along Isle of Palms at sunset

10. Visit the Charleston City Market

11. Grab a latte from The Daily & walk around Hampton Park when the jasmine is in bloom

12. Golf

13. Walk my dogs on Folly Beach

14. Take a horse-drawn carriage tour

15. Visit the historic houses, eat at the amazing restaurants & stroll at Waterfront Park

16. Enjoy drinks at The Rooftop Bar at The Vendue

17. Paddleboard on Shem Creek

18. Enjoy a walking tour with the Historic Charleston Foundation

19. Visit all of the parks & walk the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge

20. Sail around Charleston Harbor during an amazingly beautiful Charleston sunset

21. Swing on the pier at Waterfront Park

22. Grab a friend & attend one of the many wellness events around town

23. Take a sunset stroll down Pitt Street Bridge

24. Visit the South Carolina Aquarium

25. Fish on the pier at Folly Beach

26. Go for a jog along The Battery at sunset 

27. Go for a walk or bike ride & find new hidden gems & secret gardens

28. Walk through the Historic District, window box spot & window shop

29. Stroll down King Street

30. Watch Charleston’s sunsets! They are like snowflakes, never the same.

31. Attend the Dock Dogs event at SEWE

32. Restaurant hop! Drink & app at one place, then move along to the next.

33. Dolphin tour with Charleston Outdoor Adventures

34. Hang out with friends at Folly Beach

35. Visit the plantations

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