Trips, Activities and Tours

GULLAH HERITAGE TOUR, Hilton Head Island
Take a two hour Gullah Heritage tour and learn about the lives of the Native Islanders who made Hilton Head Island what it is today. Experience the Gullah Culture through the eyes of Gullah Tour Guides! Available Tuesday through Saturday 10:00am and 2:00 pm, Sunday noon. Call for arrangements, 843-681-7066. http://www.gullaheritage.com/

COASTAL DISCOVERY MUSEUM, Hilton Head Island
The Coastal Discovery Museum at its new Honey Horn location is a “must-see”. Visit this historic 69 acre site to discover the wonders of the Lowcountry; its cultural heritage and natural history. View permanent and temporary exhibits, or participate in a wide range of museum programs. Open Monday – Saturday 9:00 am – 4:30 pm; Sunday 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. 843-689-6767. http://www.coastaldiscovery.org/

THE HEYWARD HOUSE HISTORIC CENTER, Bluffton
Built CIRCA 1840 as a Southern planter’s house, it now serves as Bluffton’s official Welcome Center and museum. Along with its original slave cabin and remnants of a summer kitchen, it is one of only 10 antebellum structures remaining in Old Town Bluffton and the only historic home open to the public in the town’s National Historic District. The house museum is open for docent-led tours Monday – Friday, 10 am to 3 pm and Saturdays, 11 am to 2 pm.  Walking tour maps of Bluffton are also available, as is other visitor information. Call 843-757-6293 or www.heywardhouse.org

SHOPPING
From high end specialty shops to funky boutiques, art galleries and antique shops, local crafts and outlet malls, Bluffton and Hilton Head Island have it all. www.oldtownbluffton.com

GOLF
The game of golf has been a South Carolina Lowcountry tradition since Scottish immigrants to the city of Charleston organized America's first golf club in 1786. Bluffton has several premier golf courses available to play.

Crescent Pointe Golf Club
Bluffton, SC
(843) 706-2600

Eagles Pointe Golf Club
Bluffton, SC
(888) 325-1833

Hilton Head National
Bluffton, SC
(843) 842-5900

Island West Golf Club
Bluffton, SC
(843) 689-6660

Old South Golf Links
Bluffton, SC
(843) 785-5353

Rose Hill Golf Club
Bluffton, SC
(843) 757-9030