Things to Do in Hilton Head Island
The South Coast island resort of Hilton Head Island has Atlantic beaches, rows and rows of condos and, most importantly, world-famous golfing.
Measuring 12 miles long and 5 miles wide (19 by 8 kilometers), the eco-friendly island is surrounded by low-lying tidal creeks and marshes.
Aside from golf, there’s plenty to do at Hilton Head Island, especially if you have a cultural bent. The Arts Center presents performing arts, the Coastal Discovery Museum runs tours and cruises, the orchestra and symphony societies host concerts, and a gamut of annual events include celebrity golf tournaments, cook-offs and parades.
Wildlife to spot on the island includes bottlenose dolphins, egrets, turtles and alligators.