How To Have the Best Trip From Hilton Head to Daufuskie Island

When visiting Hilton Head Island, you’ll discover an abundance of activities. If you’re the type of person who loves outdoor adventure, this is the perfect place for a quick getaway. You can explore the waterways by paddleboard, kayak, or boat. Spend some time walking along the beautiful beaches or plan to tee off on one of the many championship golf courses. During your stay, you should also make some time for a trip from Hilton Head to Daufuskie Island to experience a unique day trip.

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Travel From Hilton Head to Daufuskie Island

How to Get to From Hilton Head to Daufuskie Island

Just south of Hilton Head, Daufuskie Island is a beautiful slice of paradise with gorgeous native plants and flora as well as an abundance of activities. The only way to get from Hilton Head to Daufuskie Island is by boat, so you’ll have to catch a ride on the ferry. You can pick up the Daufuskie ferry at Buckingham Landing, which is right at the start of the bridge connecting Bluffton to Hilton Head. Embark on a beautiful hour-long ride through the Calibogue Sound in this enclosed ferry with A/C. The ferry departs from Buckingham Landing four times each day and fives times on Fridays. Check the schedule to plan your trip out to the island with plenty of time to enjoy all the area has to offer.

Things to Do on Daufuskie Island

Although Daufuskie Island is a small, secluded area, there is a surprising variety of attractions and activities available to visitors. Traveling to Daufuskie Island feels a bit like going back in time because much of the island’s natural landscape remains. During your trip to the island, dine at the Old Daufuskie Island Crab Company to get a taste of some of the freshest seafood available. You can spend the day perusing the island’s art galleries, playing a round of golf on the Bloody Point Golf Course, or even go horseback riding on the beach.

Relax in the Comfort of a Beach Properties of Hilton Head Vacation Rental 18 Heath Drive

Once you’ve returned from your travel from Daufuskie Island to Hilton Head, you’ll need a comfortable place to rest up for the next day of adventures. With properties across the island, Beach Properties of Hilton Head has everything you need for the perfect trip. Each of our properties includes access to a private or community pool. If you’re planning a big group trip, you can check out our vacation rental at 18 Heath Drive located in the Sea Crest community. This home accommodates up to 10 people and features a gorgeous fully equipped kitchen, views of the Fazio golf course, and a private pool and hot tub.

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