- Our list of the best things to do in Beaufort, South Carolina, features the top 145 nearby activities — including 88 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Beaufort, SC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Tours, Water Activities, Outdoor Places, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 27 things to do within the city of Beaufort, SC , followed by 97 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bluffton, Hilton Head Island, Hilton Head, Edisto Island, St. Helena Island, Yemassee, Daufuskie Island, Port Royal, Columbia, Fripp Island, Hardeeville and Parris Island
Focusing on the natural beauty and wildlife of the Beaufort River area, Captain Dick's River Tours offers a variety of guided and narrated tours. The experienced captain and first mate offer information and commentary on local history.
Parris Island Museum is a 10,000 sq ft facility focused on the Marine Corps and containing artifacts that show its role from the American Revolution to the Civil War. Because of its base location, ID is required for entry.
Located along the Beaufort River, the Beaufort Yacht & Sailing Club is a club that offers a number of amenities for members to enjoy. Kayaking, sailing, motorboating, and tennis are a few of the popular activities enjoyed by club members.
An independent movie theater, Plaza Stadium Theatre features five screens used to display first-run Hollywood movies. The theater also offers stadium seating, a selection of 3D movies and a concession area with food and drinks.
Specializing in fly fishing and light tackle, Beaufort Sport Fishing organizes excursions to the region's backwater fishing locations on a shallow water fishing boat. Visitors have the opportunity to catch trout, shark, and redfish on the trip.
Discover the secluded, natural beauty of Cypress Wetlands, by taking a walk along the ½ mile walking trails. Featuring a series of boardwalk and paved trails through the wetlands, visitors can enjoy the abundant birds and wildlife that call it home.
Featuring three landing ramps for boating enthusiasts, a floating dock and fishing pier, The Sands, is a beach in Port Royal where visitors can enjoy the shorefront. The site also includes an observation tower, picnic areas, and places for the kids to look for crabs.
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Commemorating the history of the United States Marine Corps, the Parris Island Museum, is located in a 10,000 square foot facility. The museum includes thousands of artifacts, exhibits, and displays honoring the rich traditions of the Marine Corps.