10Best Beaches of the Carolinas

by Terry Massey

  • Wrightsville Beach, N.C.
  • Myrtle Beach, S.C.
  • Hilton Head Island, S.C.
  • Corolla Beach, N.C.
  • Kiawah Island, S.C.
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore, N.C.
  • North Myrtle Beach, S.C.
  • Wrightsville Beach, N.C.
  • Myrtle Beach, S.C.
  • Hilton Head Island, S.C.
  • Corolla Beach, N.C.
  • Kiawah Island, S.C.
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore, N.C.
  • North Myrtle Beach, S.C.

With nearly 488 miles of coastline between them, North and South Carolina feature some of the most beautiful beaches in the United States. From the scenic shoreline in the South Carolina Lowcountry to the massive dunes of the North Carolina Outer Banks, this stretch of coast offers diverse terrain and unique beaches scattered throughout. Visit the tranquility of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore or the popular tourist destinations of Myrtle Beach for a distinctly different beach getaway.

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