Things to do

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is the ultimate coastal escape offering 12 miles of immaculate beaches, over 250 restaurants, 300 tennis courts and more than 33 world-class golf courses. Covering 42 square miles, Hilton Head Island is a relaxing, semi-tropical environment featuring warm weather year-round.

Beaches – Home to some of the warmest waters on the eastern seaboard; Hilton Head Island has been named the “#1 Island in the Continental U.S.,” “#2 Island in the World” and the “Top Island in the United States” by Travel + Leisure Magazine and Conde Nast Traveler Magazine. Sailing, surfing, boating and dolphin watching are just a few of the ways to experience this pristine island.

Nature – It’s not just beaches when it comes to the outdoors in Hilton Head Island. Audubon-Newhall Preserve and Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge provide 60 miles of trails for land-based activities including birding, zip lining, biking, horseback riding and hiking.

Arts/Culture – A thriving cultural scene is home to year-round entertainment at destinations such as The Gullah Museum, Heritage Library, May River Theatre and The Jazz Corner.

History – Antebellum Home Tours, Mitchelville and Coastal Discovery Museum are one-of-a-kind opportunities you can only experience in Hilton Head.

Golf – World-class golf courses are found throughout the Lowcountry of South Carolina. The island hosts PGA TOUR events and boasts championship courses designed by Jack Nicklaus among others.

Drink & Dine – Hilton Head Island has more than 250 restaurants featuring all kinds of cuisine such as Southern, Mediterranean, Italian, French and Irish. Wineries, distilleries and breweries are also numerous.

Unwind – A massage with an ocean view, paddleboard yoga or a beachfront stroll are perfect ways to relax. An ultimate seaside retreat, Hilton Head Island features health and wellness resorts as well as many health clubs and studios.

For a comprehensive list of things to do visit HiltonHeadIsland.org