Explore Charleston

Explore Charleston


Planning Guide for Weddings, Honeymoons & Bachelorettes in the Holy City


Explore Charleston is your go-to resource guide to planning a destination wedding, honeymoon, bachelorette party or vacation in Charleston SC! Visit their website and discover sample itineraries for all sorts of occasions for you to traverse Charleston at your own pace, and in your own style.

Additionally, Explore Charleston has itineraries for Girlfriend Getaways, a Food Lover’s Guide, 24 Hours in Charleston, Mother Daughter Departure, and even a Cinema-inspired getaway. Their Charleston wedding guide has information about the best local wedding planners, venues, vendors, accommodations, beauty and fashion. They even have a buzzfeed-inspired quiz that will help you to discover your dream Charleston wedding venue. 

Explore Charleston SC – A Southern Wedding Destination and More, drivable from North Carolina 

There is good reason that Charleston SC is one of the top wedding destinations in the US.  Couples love the colorful buildings, cobblestone streets, Spanish moss, and stunning waterfront views. Plus, the weather is temperate year-round. Guests will thank you for choosing Charleston, since the town is packed with amazing food, and rooftop bars.

When it comes to weddings, the sky is the limit. Say I do in a historic chapel. Have a regal reception in a grand hotel. Or, host an intimate courtyard wedding with an al fresco meal. Just outside of downtown, discover gorgeous historic estates.

Charleston Honeymoons and Bachelor / Bachelorette Parties 

Interested in spending your honeymoon in Charleston, South Carolina? Select a custom-made itinerary made by Explore Charleston. They suggest trying a slice of one of the most famous cakes in America, exploring America’s oldest landscape gardens and sailing the Charleston Harbor. 

Planning a bachelor or bachelorette party? Explore Charleston put together the perfect four day itinerary to sip, shop and selfie in Charleston. The Notebook might be one of your favorite movies to watch with your girlfriends, so you have to check out Cypress Gardens where the dreamy swan scene was filmed! From shopping, to sipping mimosas and eating brunch, to relaxing at a spa; this team knows the best spots to recommend for you and your girlfriends next adventure.

This Southern city is truly one of the best places to make happy memories with your loved ones. There are plenty of things for the whole family to do. Explore museums, visit the SC Aquarium, take a carriage ride, cool off at a waterpark, catch fish on a charter boat, and soak up the sun on the beach. Stay in Charleston’s best historic inns, beachside resorts, hotels, beach rentals and more. 


St. Michaels Sunrise Explore Charleston - Plan Your Wedding, Honeymoon, Bachelorette Party

Venue Features

Barns & Farms, Chapels & Stand-Alone Ceremony Rentals, Golf & Private Clubs, Downtown Locations, Museums, Waterfront Views, Outdoor Space On-Site, Outside Catering Allowed, Accommodations On-Site, Restaurants, Warehouses, Rehearsal Dinners, On-Site Catering, Estates, Contemporary & Clean
Guest Count
Less than 100, 100-200, Over 200, Over 400, Unlimited Guests (for outdoors or tenting)

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