The Atlantic Coast is known as a summertime vacation destination. However, locals know that autumn on the island is this area’s best-kept secret. Isle of Palms in the fall boasts cooler temperatures, fewer crowds on the beach, amazing local events, and great rates on rental homes! Read on to discover local insight on what coastal South Carolina has to offer in the fall!
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Top 5 Things to Do on Isle of Palms in the Fall
1. Visit the Beach
Isle of Palms fall weather boasts temperatures in the 70s and 80s with lots of sunshine. This time of year on Isle of Palms beach, you can enjoy fewer crowds and great weather! Pack your beach bag and head to the pristine beach where you’ll feel like you’re the only one for miles. Enjoy the peaceful sounds of the Atlantic Ocean and seabirds overhead. It’s the restorative experience you look for in any beach getaway!
2. Book a Tee Time
The cooler temperatures make fall an enjoyable time to golf on the Isle of Palms. Enjoy 36 holes of world-class golf at Wild Dunes Resort. This golf course was designed by legend Tom Fazio, so you’re sure to have the perfect mix of challenge and beauty during a round of golf here. Wild Dunes Resort also features a tennis center, so there’s an activity for athletes of all interests!
3. Take an Ecotour
Thanks to the year-round mild temperatures, the flora and fauna stay alive all year-round in the Charleston area. Book an ecotour with Barrier Island Ecotours to view the most mesmerizing wildlife this area has to offer. The Capers Island Wildlife Expedition takes you through the marshes where you can see dolphins, pelicans, bald eagles, and more!
4. Attend Local Events
Halloween on Isle of Palms is one of the most popular events of the fall. Each year, locals and visitors alike gather to attend to the IOP Halloween Carnival, pick the perfect pumpkin at the Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch, and more. Or, make your way to downtown Charleston to embark on a haunted ghost tour. It’s a great way to learn more about the city’s history and celebrate the season!
5. Stay at a Home with East Islands Rentals
Did you know that Isle of Palms in the fall is one of the best times to get fantastic rates on rental homes? Take advantage of these great deals when you book direct with East Islands Rentals! We offer a diverse inventory of 20 rental homes on the Isle of Palms.
Browse a full inventory of our Isle of Palms rentals to start planning your trip. We can’t wait to show you around!