Updated: October 10, 2022
Already checked out the beaches and golf courses and looking for something else fun to do in Hilton Head? You don’t want to miss out on a thrilling jet ski adventure, catching the big one on a private fishing charter, or soaring over the island in a helicopter. Make sure you check out our list of the top things to do in Hilton Head for an unforgettable experience.
#1 – Explore on a Creek Cat
For a fun and unique way to explore the South Carolina coast, climb aboard a Creek Cat. You’ll captain your own boat as you zip along the waters. Take in the breathtaking views, see local landmarks, and keep your eyes peeled for the abundant local wildlife.
2 Person Boat | Ages 5+
#2 – Head Out on a Fishing Trip
Climb aboard your private charter and head out for a Day of Fishing. Your captain will take you to the best fishing locations based on the conditions and your fishing interests. Whether you go inshore or offshore fishing, for 4 or 8 hours, you are sure to have an unforgettable day on the water.
Private Charter | 4-8 Hours
#3 – Go For a Jet Ski Ride
Head out for a thrilling ride aboard your Jet Ski. You’ll cruise along the water, splash through the waves, and take in the incredible views of Hilton Head. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for dolphins!
Drivers License Required | Ages 18+
#4 – Ultimate Helicopter Adventure
For the best views of Hilton Head, check out the ultimate Helicopter Adventure. You’ll soar through the skies with a birds-eye view over Hilton Head. You’ll have incredible views of the beaches, ocean, and local landmarks, including the Harbour Town Lighthouse. And if you’re looking to add some more adventure to your ride, you can even choose the doors-off option!
Bucket List | Doors Off Option
#5 – Paddleboard Around Hilton Head
Head out for a relaxing paddle along the calm clear waters of Hilton Head. You’ll paddle by beautiful beaches, discover waterways that can’t be accessed by boats, and see the abundance of local wildlife. Whether you are a paddleboarding expert or have never been paddleboarding, you will have a blast as you explore the water on Hilton Head Island on your Stand Up Paddleboard.
Local Guide | Small Group Tours
#6 – Go on a Virtual Reality Adventure
Looking for a rainy day activity in Hilton Head? Make sure you check out the Atomic VR Virtual Arcade. You can shoot some zombies, create a piece of art, explore the solar system, and more as you discover all that the virtual reality stations have to offer. You can also link stations for multiplayer action. Choose the length of time you’d like, then get ready to challenge your family and friends on a virtual adventure.
Ages 8+ | No Experience Necessary
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