Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach (while certainly a beach destination -- and an excellent one at that) is located at the center of the Grand Strand, a stretch of more than 60 miles of sandy beach. The area encompasses a wealth of activities to keep everyone entertained and happy, and, during April – June, boasts a lovely climate of beach-perfect days and outdoor dining and entertainment in the evenings.
Flights to Myrtle Beach are seasonal, offered April 6 – June 4 via Minneapolis/St. Paul (dates may vary).
Why Go To Myrtle Beach
With truly something for everyone – a plethora of theatre and live entertainment; shopping from boutiques to outlet malls; some of the most acclaimed golf courses in the country; fun-filled amusement and water parks; delicious Low Country cuisine and family favorites; expansive parks, gardens, and historic areas; a mile-plus of boardwalk to stroll; in addition to a 60-mile string of beaches – you simply can’t go wrong with a Myrtle Beach vacation.
Who Should Go
Endless beaches, Pirate dinner shows, bike trails, miniature golf, go-carts, waterparks, amusement parks, and even a trampoline park, all add up to one happy family – and a fabulous family vacation.
The area offers more than 60 courses, many designed by world-famous architects including Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, and Robert Trent Jones.
There are two outlet malls, oceanfront restaurants, a one-plus mile boardwalk, and live performances at many theatres. There is also exceptional golf and the Pelicans, an affiliate baseball team of the Chicago Cubs, who play in Myrtle Beach April – September.