Kiawah Island located 21 miles south of Charleston is a barrier island and an oasis of untouched natural beauty. The Island boasts 5 championship golf courses and is considered as South Carolina’s crown jewel for golfers.
To get a true sense of the beauty of Kiawah Island venture to Marsh Island Park where you’ll be rewarded with stunning scenic views atop the Marsh Island Lookout Tower of the Kiawah River, saltwater marshes, and island hammocks. For animal lovers, don’t miss the Heron Park Nature Center where you can participate in nature tours and programs, birding walks, butterfly walks, and alligator walks. Bird admirers love the Great Egret Rookery, a spot where you can typically see several dozen of the magnificent white birds in trees over a lagoon.
With over 30 miles of hiking and biking trails, you are spoilt for choice or head out on the water for a fishing trip or a sea kayaking tour. Kiawah Island has ten miles of wide sandy beaches offering a true water sports arena. Stroll through the town with its delightful shops or enjoy a meal of fresh cuisine overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.