Congaree National Park
Most visitors to the park will walk the 2.6-mile Boardwalk Loop through the floodplain forest and swamp.
Fort Sumter National Monument
Only a small part of the Island isn't covered by the Fort. It's worth taking a few minutes to walk around on it during your tour.
|A cannon overlooks Charleston Harbor.|
|On the early tour you have a chance to take part in the daily Flag Raising.|
|Cannons inside the fort.|
|The Gateway Walk in historic Charleston is a pleasant 3-block stroll through some very scenic Churches and cemeteries including the Unitarian Church Cemetery and Circular Congregational Church seen here.||
|Soldiers Field is in the scenic Magnolia Cemetery in Charleston.|
|Magnolia Plantation and Gardens is near Charleston and has miles of trails, year-round blooms and excellent bird-watching. From a mid-November visit we see Azaleas, a Great Blue Heron, a Great Egret, and the Conservatory.|
|Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge is one of the Southeast's premier sites for viewing the rapidly diminishing longleaf pine/wiregrass ecosystem. Easy hikes can be found on the Woodland Pond Trail and Tates Trail.|