If you're visiting Hilton Head Island in South Carolina together with your youngsters or pets, then excursion awaits!
This island is loaded saturated in events and things to do. With over 12 miles of stunning white sand beaches, lively communities and incredible wildlife-- you've almost got too many choices.
Here are several of the best things to accomplish in Hilton Head Island with youngsters:
1. Take a Dolphin Boat Tour
Found on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, Hilton Head Island is home to plenty of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. These mammals are great fun and love swimming right as much as boats! They enjoy interacting with Hilton Head Dolphin Tours.
Envision the appearance on see your face the second your children are gazing in to the eyes of a gorgeous smiling dolphin! Take your dog too!
2. Delight In The Super Exciting HarbourFest
Shelter Cove's HarbourFest is one of the best things to accomplish in Hilton Head Island with youngsters.
From June to September every year, the island town comes alive to entertain families from near and far-- with live music, live entertainment, arts and crafts, face painting, food stalls and so much extra.
It's ensured to make your youngsters have an enjoyable day out! Oh and ... the fireworks!
3. See Fireworks!
All throughout the summertime, HarbourFest has fireworks every Tuesday night. These exciting nights of celebration are perfect for families with youngsters of ages.
Be cautioned though, Hilton Head Island is infamous for becoming chaotic on firework nights, with parking and traffic a nightmare.
The best way to see Hilton Head Island's fireworks is always to take a Hilton Head firework boat journey.There, you are able to sit back and loosen up with the best seat in the house!
You'll also see stunning views of the harbor and wildlife. All ages love it, that's why it's one of the best things to accomplish in Hilton Head Island with youngsters.
4. Visit The Elusive Vanishing Island
Vanishing Island is a famous sand bar out in the water hidden by the tide all day long, except for 1.5 hours.
On those mysterious sands, you and your children can collect sand dollars and other shells that aren't seen elsewhere in Hilton Head!
With spectacular views and wildlife, the only path to attain the beach is on a Vanishing Island boat tour.
You will want to bring your dog too? They'll love it!
5. Get Crabbing!
Crabbing is one of the very most preferred things to accomplish in Hilton Head Island with youngsters. The salt marshes are home to tonnes of crabs!
Your children will learn all about the ecosystems that support marine life while having a mad time pulling up a crab from the water.
There are lots of hotspots for crabbing, mostly found in the calm inland waters on a Hilton Head crabbing boat tour.
6. View Harbour Town Lighthouse
Located within the vacation community of Sea Pines, Harbour Town lighthouse is one of the very most iconic landmarks on Hilton Head.
Built in early 1800s, this red and white striped structure is in the centre of Harbour Town. From here, you are able to grab a bite to consume, take a boat tour or consider the boats.
7. Take a Excursion to Savannah
Our Historic Savannah Cruises provide you with the chance to take the youngsters to the historic ports of Savannah and never having to book holiday accomodations there. Instead, we'll get you there and back in one day!
You'll experience dolphins and sea birds on route before disembarking at the old riverstreet of Savannah. There you are able to explore important historic locations, shops, see giant container ships and more.
8. Create Sandcastles
The pristine, creamy white beaches of Hilton Head are perfect places for sunbathing and ... Sandcastles!
You will want to have a sandcastle competition with the family? Whoever puts together the most effective gets to select the next thing to do in Hilton Head Island!
9. Enjoy Fresh Seafood with a Coastal View
Hilton Head Island is home to lots of super tasty restaurants, all with excellent views of the ports, Low Country waters or the Atlantic Ocean. You are able to enjoy fresh seafood (mmmm) while relaxing in style.
10. Watch the Beautiful Sunset
Finally, do not take too lightly the elegance of a Southern sundown. As sunlight fades over the horizon in to the Atlantic, you'll see gleaming, dynamic colors. Think stunning purples and radiant oranges.
Don't worry, the youngsters won't get bored-- take a Sunset cruise boat tour and you'll see dolphins, sea birds, harbor lights, stingrays and so much more. Let's go!
Boat Tours in Hilton Head with Kids
If you're curious in a Hilton Head boat tour, then we recommend giving Hilton Head Dolphin Tours a call.
Hilton Head Dolphin Tours
108 Forest Cove
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
( 843) 321-8075