This stunning small town named top 10 numerous times in Trip Advisor, Smithsonian, Southern Living and so much more, boasts of old Antebellum homes, live oak trees, galleries, beaches and dining. 26 miles to the second oldest city in South Carolina there is always something exciting to explore. Take a carriage ride, stroll on the boardwalk by Hunting Island State Park or relax on the patio of Panini's overlooking the Beaufort River. A must see for any travelers itinerary.
Step back in time to eras that stretch as far as the imagination and journey takes you. Endless adventures and experiences await in this historic and breathtakingly beautiful city. One of the top ten places to visit this is an alluring piece to the heart of Americana. 40 minutes to the welcome center, your day will begin with awe inspiring scenery. Come back to rest in the quiet and peaceful setting at Point South KOA in one of the deluxe cabin or bask at the deluxe campsite with a fire table, outdoor seating, propane grill, fire ring and woodland view. Activities for young and old are available for enjoyment and social settings as well.
An hour to the first three Plantations; Magnolia Plantation, Drayton Hall Plantation and Middleton Plantation, you will be inspired by gardens, architecture and the revealing tours of days gone by. Boone Hall Plantation in Mt. Pleasant is a truly working plantation with amazing cabins to tour. Set in the heart of the Low Country day trips to Beaufort, Savannah, Charleston are a breeze from Point South KOA, a gateway to adventure.
Bask in the beauty and serenity of Old Sheldon Church ruins 8 miles from our doorstep. Dating back to the mid 1700s, it was destroyed around the Revolutionary War, built back up, then destroyed once more in the late 1800s. Surrounded by live oak trees and an old cemetery, it is worth the trip to immerse yourself in the history and surrounding aura of days gone by. Noteworthy on anyone's bucket list.
Named one of the best east coast shelling beaches, Edisto is a great place to spend the day. Follow the link to the calendar of events to find out the great times to be had on this treasure of a serene coastal island. Do not forget to enjoy the driving tour at Botnay Bay, two bequethed plantations to SC. Another Lowcountry gem you don't want to miss.