Located in Charleston County, Isle of Palms is one of the most idyllic island towns in the Lowcountry. The town is a barrier island separated from the mainland by The Intracoastal Waterway. Due to its settings, Isle of Palms is full of swathes of uninterrupted white-sandy beaches, making the area an ideal coastal getaway. You can rest assured that visiting this South Carolina gem will expose you to numerous outdoor water activities all year round. On top of being a perfect coastal destination, the area’s prevalent weather makes it stand out even during Thanksgiving. You can book your Thanksgiving stay in Isle of Palms, where an abundance of resorts and great weather await your check-in for a splendid vacation. 

Thanksgiving in Isle of Palms 

Isle of Palms has an abundance of attractions worth exploring. One of these top sites where you can engage in exciting things is the Wild Dunes Harbor and Links Courses. This golf course features two challenging par 70 courses. You can opt to work on your putt at this course by taking your skills through the Harbor course, which features striking views of the marsh from a distance. Alternatively, you can enjoy the vistas of the majestic Atlantic Ocean while working on your skills at the Links course. Both courses let you enjoy this outdoor activity while offering incredible views and a cool sea breeze. 

Many restaurants in the Isle of Palms go out of their way to offer unique outdoor dining options. This distinction in dining options stems from the warm weather experienced throughout the year in the town. These restaurants aim to offer you Lowcountry delicacies while providing amazing views of the ocean. This waterfront dining offers memorable events with cool breezes and bearable weather. When enjoying this outdoor dining experience, you can try shrimp and grits, one of the region’s top foods. 

While exploring the abundance of activities that involve the stretching massive Atlantic Ocean, never leave out visiting Isle of Palms Beach. A stroll on this uninterrupted attraction packs numerous perks, including offering you calmness when strolling on it. You also don’t need to worry about the weather as the conditions are always suitable, even during Thanksgiving. Apart from walking this striking coastal feature, you can also try beach activities like sand volleyball. Another thing you can do is basking as you take in the magnificent views and cooling breeze. 

You can also try numerous other water activities in this island town. These activities expose you to new zones of the Isle of Palms. You can opt to explore one or, better yet, set out a day within your vacation to explore several of these activities simultaneously. One adventure to try is kayaking the tricky waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Numerous kayak rental companies sprawl across the town, where you can hire a guide and rent kayaking gear for this water adventure. A guide will be there to help you tread the waters while maximizing the views that the Isle of Palms offers. 

Besides kayaking, Isle of Palms also offers other water sports activities that grant visitors an exhilarating experience while exploring the island town. You can opt to jet ski, wakeboard, take a charter boat, or go on a parasailing adventure. These activities indulge your adventurous spirit in diverse ways, with all of them offering you exquisite views of this South Carolina barrier island. If you plan to visit the town with your loved ones, these water sports will be more fun. 

Water activities are not the only thing to explore while vacationing in Isle of Palms. Other ways, like exploring downtown Charleston, are also amazing options. Downtown Charleston is an area full of fascinating historical structures that make it one of America’s historic towns. The town lies approximately 13 miles from Isle of Palms, around 20 minutes’ drive. You can head to this historic town and experience a historical touch in a unique manner by trotting down the downtown streets on a horse-drawn carriage. 

Where to Eat 

Food is essential while on vacation; that’s why it’s paramount to explore your getaway destination’s cuisine. On this cuisine matter, Isle of Palms stakes its claim as one of South Carolina’s destinations with one of the best foods. You can attest to this by trying out the fantastic cuisine offered by the numerous restaurants in the area. Some restaurants, including Papi’s Taqueria, Coda del Pesce, and more, serve a changing seafood menu and tacos.  

Book Your Stay Today 

The ever-welcoming warm weather and unique attractions make Isle of Palms one of America’s top coastal getaway destinations. Apart from these two factors, the abundance of excellent accommodation options, like our vacation rentals, further make this area perfect for a vacation. If you’re planning to explore this barrier island, contact us, and we’ll offer a wide range of amazing accommodation spots. Contact us today!