Things To Do
There are so many things to do around Beaufort’s Sea Islands, so come immerse yourself in our celebrated history, deep rooted culture and love for our local beaches and waterways. Each month you’ll find something new to endear you even more to our little town. Whether you’re a local or just here for the weekend, we’ll help you discover the best things to do in Beaufort, SC during your stay.
EAT + DRINK
Explore our list of best restaurants & bars in Beaufort, Port Royal + our coastal Sea Islands.
There are so many things to do around Beaufort’s Sea Islands, so come immerse yourself in our celebrated history and deep rooted culture.
Explore St. Phillips Island with Coastal Expeditions!
Leaving from Hunting Island State Park near Beaufort, South Carolina, the St. Phillips Island Ferry is your opportunity to escape from the mainland and discover a the raw beauty of a coastal barrier island. The boat ride to the island is an adventure in itself and gives you a chance to see resident bottlenose dolphins, egrets, herons and other wildlife along the way. Gather friends and family and head out to this natural wonderland on the edge of South Carolina’s coast.
Why don’t you stay…just a little bit longer? Has the Lowcountry taken ahold of your heart and now you want to move here? Let us help you find the home of your dreams!
Shopping local and shopping often are the way to go in Beaufort. Here you’ll find all you need to know about what’s coming up in local shopping, along with the people behind the storefronts.
Life with a family can be a juggling act, but thankfully there’s plenty around Beaufort to keep you all having fun and staying safe! Explore our favorite family-related happenings going on around the Sea Islands.
SEE + DO
Experience Lowcountry Life
Beaufort is a great place to visit for couples, families, single travelers or a group of friends. Revel in our appreciation for everything Mom and Pop by exploring Downtown shopping or spending an afternoon at one of our famed festivals. From a day out on the water to a tour of our many historic locations, you can find something for everyone to enjoy.
Our Waters are Our Lifeblood
No matter where you travel in Beaufort County and the surrounding area, you’ll likely cross the waters of Port Royal Sound. These waters are some of the most pristine in the country, and here at the Port Royal Sound Foundation, we want to keep them that way.
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