Just thirty minutes outside of Charleston, is the longest continually working plantation in the country. Boone Hall Plantation in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina is a lovely place to experience real southern history through tours of the house, the farm, the slave quarters, and a presentation on Gullah culture. This is an excellent day trip to learn so much history in a beautiful setting. With this educational guide, you will be better prepared to spend your day and to continue your family learning at home. Just go!
As a locally owned, affordable, family friendly excursion, the sunset dolphin cruise with Barrier Island Eco-Tours has a boat ride to Capers Island, a beach to explore, and animal watching all in one experience. Excellent for all ages, make this Charleston day trip the highlight of your South Carolina visit.