The Shop-a-Holic
Day Trip to Charleston

The Shop-a-holic Day Trip

Grab your purse... grab your wallet... we're going shopping! Charleston is no stranger to the finest shopping in the country with antiques, fashion and design at the threshold. The question will be... are you up for the challenge?! See what's listed below and be sure to wear a pair of walkin' shoes cause you just may shop till you drop!

To get your bearings, visit our Charleston Shopping page to get the birds-eye-view of what's in store.

Keep in mind that this is not a one-size-fits-all itinerary. So use the following simply as a suggestion and curtail it to your liking.

Also, please note that there are multiple options listed under each part of the day. Your ability to do more than one option will depend on how much time you spend at your first stop. In some instances, only one activity will be doable.

Regarding any of the dining options: These are purely suggestions based on where you may end your touring of the city. Visit our Charleston Restaurants page for a plethora of dining opportunities that may better fit your palate and budget.

Disclaimer: Please note that is not a concierge and is unable to make bookings for the below Charleston Day Trip. The itinerary listed below is merely a suggestion to assist you in developing your own agenda while in the Lowcountry. As always, please contact any listed attractions to assure the correct operating hours and pricing.

If you are interested in a planned itinerary, please visit our Charleston Tours page for touring companies who specialize in optimizing your time in Charleston.

The Shop-a-holic Day Trip
A Suggested Itinerary

Breakfast Options
Hominy Grill
Diane’s Restaurant

Morning Activity Options (9:00am – 12:00pm)
Browse the famous Antique Shops on Lower King Street (between Broad and Market Sts.)
Browse Middle King Street’s Fashion District (between Market and Calhoun Sts.)

Lunch Options (12:00pm – 1:30pm)
Mellow Mushroom
Jim n Nicks Bar-B-Q
Joe Pasta
Kickin’ Chicken
King Street Grille
Sermet's Corner

Afternoon Options (1:30pm – 4:30pm)
Continue to Upper King Street’s Design District for home furnishings and interior design OR
View the Shops at Charleston Place

Pre-Dinner Options (5:00pm – 6:30pm)
Old City Market and the shops on Market Street
Ravel Wine Bar

Dinner Options (6:30pm – 8:00pm)
Halls Chophouse
Charleston Grill
Peninsula Grill
Grill 225

Night-time Options
Window shopping strolls down East Bay and Broad Sts.
Stroll down Waterfront Park, continuing onto the Battery & White Point Gardens

View other Charleston Day Trip suggested itineraries:

Charleston Favorites
Historic Charleston
History Buff
Foodies Delight
Riding in Style
Sunny Side Up
All in the Family (Things to do with Kids!)

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