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Top recommendations from locals

Scenic Lookout
“Historic and beautiful on the Charleston Harbor, surrounded by lovely historic homes, built before the civil war. A must see while downtown Charleston .”
  • 83 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Walk through a sea turtle hospital! This is the deepest aquarium in the country.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Historic Site
“So much history! Fort Sumter is where the Civil War started. The historic site is now a national monument. The ferry ride to/fro is a great way to get out on the water and enjoy some fresh air and views of Charleston and Mount Pleasant. Make sure to tour the museum.”
  • 76 locals recommend
Plaza
“Charleston is a great city to walk. Park at battery park and start off with beautiful rainbow row”
  • 42 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Located off the beach on Sullivan’s Island. Awesome food and unique drinks. Take a beach day and be sure to stop in! ”
  • 66 locals recommend
Art Museum
“They always have really cool exhibits and if you're walking downtown and it's hot, the museum is a great place to step into and steal some air conditioning.”
  • 32 locals recommend
History Museum
“An outstanding collection will guide you through the whole History of the Lowcountry. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Park
“On Saturdays between April and December, theres a great farmers market here! Either way, its a fun park to walk through!”
  • 63 locals recommend
Park
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“Beautiful little walk with low country views, right by tons of bars and restaurants. A great way to get some nature without venturing too far from downtown!”
  • 38 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Outdoor mall with lots of stores and restaurants, and a movie theater on site too.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Park
“This is where you can park to walk on The Ravenel Bridge!! This is my favorite place to walk if I want to see a really good sunset :)”
  • 28 locals recommend
Museum
“Fun place to take the kids. Educational exhibits will capture their attention. They won't want to leave. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
History Museum
“Tour the old fighter ship the USS Yorktown. Unique experience I've been touring since I was a child. It's over the Ravenel Bridge in My Pleasant. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Park
“As a kide this is where id go fishing before I had a boat. :) Still good fishing. And the wife loves the whole long walk on the beach feel.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Tree
“Live Oak tree the oldest oak tree in Charleston, very cool to see, if you can fit it in your visit.!”
  • 133 locals recommend
Brewery
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“One of my favorite breweries! They have really cool sour beers and aged barrel beers as well! They have food trucks sometimes on the weekend, but if you’re hungry I suggest going to. Restaurant around the area before venturing to this brewery. ”
  • 11 locals recommend