Sample Itineraries for a Hilton Head Honeymoon
Come and enjoy Hilton Head Island's renowned combination of breathtaking natural beauty, world-class amenities, award-winning dining and quality shopping. Surrounded by calming palm trees, sand dunes and unspoiled natural beaches, Hilton Head Island sets the scene for the romantic honeymoon of your dreams.
Day One - Arrival Day
Accommodations on Hilton Head Island range from apartment motels to luxury rental properties to full-service resorts. Settings range from Harbour Town lodging to the secluded Shipyard area, friendly Forest Beach, and luxurious townhouses and villas facing the ocean or fairways.
Arrive on Hilton Head Island and experience the culture, nightlife and beauty that abound in this romantic island! Check-in to any one of the wonderful accommodations that are offered on this romantic get-a-way Island.
Start your honeymoon off with a champagne toast and tuxedo strawberries overlooking the ocean. Many of our resorts offer amenity packages upon your arrival.
Relax this evening and let room service do all the work. It's time to wrap-up in those luxurious robes provided by the resort and enjoy the evening ocean breeze and a candle-lit dinner on your balcony. No getting back out on the road tonight... room service is taking care of all your requests.
Day Two - Day of Reflection
Sunrise Walk on the beach, poolside breakfast, day at the spa – enjoy his and her 30 minute relaxing massage, 30 minute rejuvenating facials, manicures, warm paraffin treatment, whirlpool pedicures, complete with spa lunch.
Romantic Sunset Sail--Hotel to provide a picnic basket dinner complete with wine and after dinner cheeses to take on board your private sunset sail across the Calibogue Sound.
Return to the marina and enjoy live music and a nightcap under the stars.
Day Three - Activity Day
This morning it is breakfast in bed and time to relax as the sun rises to greet another day in this Island paradise. Once your day has started, enjoy one or more of the activities the Island has to offer.
Whatever your game, Hilton Head Island is likely to play it. Tennis buffs can take to any one of the Island's more than 300 courts. Golfers have a choice of over 40 championship courses in the Hilton Head Island area. Equestrians can horseback ride on guided trails, while spectators can catch spring or fall polo matches.
Bicycling and roller-blading are both popular pursuits on the Island's hard-packed beach. On nature walks you may see a variety of birds, animals and marine critters such as the snowy egret, sea turtles, or even bottle-nose dolphins cavorting in the surf.
With miles of sand dunes and blue waters, Hilton Head Island is ideal for sunbathers, sand-castle builders and swimmers. Water sports include boating, fishing, sailing, kayaking, canoeing, aqua-cycling and Hobie Cats. No need to bring your own equipment as there are beach equipment rentals all along the beach.
From the many Island marinas you can enjoy historic cruises, scenic tours and even murder-mysteries. For an adventure, arrange a kayak trip to unspoiled Daufuskie Island, which until recently was populated exclusively by the descendants of freed slaves.
Tonight you and your spouse can dine overlooking the ocean, the marshland, or on the river at any one of the Island's romantic-style restaurants. Complete the evening with a Broadway style performance on stage at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina.
Day Four - Touring Day
Take the red trolley tour of the Island with stops to include outstanding antique and art galleries. And if you're feeling energetic, visit the gift shop atop the Harbour Town lighthouse.
Tour the historic Heyward House, the official visitor's center for Bluffton's historic district and enjoy an eclectic collection of shops along Calhoun Street. Enjoy a great southern meal at one of Bluffton's local restaurants.
Dine overlooking the ocean, the marshland, or on the river at any one of the Island's romantic-style restaurants. If you're looking for a place to unwind, relax, and be pampered, the area's many spas offer the perfect solution. Local day spas offer a wide variety of services including massage, reflexology and aromatherapy to help you relax and make the most of your honeymoon.
Leaving our treasured Island will be hard to do, but we hope your visit to our area will be the perfect beginning for a life together.
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