5 North Myrtle Beach Family-friendly Attractions in South Carolina
Chosen a best beach in the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards, North Myrtle Beach has been repeatedly recognized for its gorgeous beaches, but vacationers will also find plenty of fun things to do. From up-close encounters with exotic animals to exploring the city’s premier shopping district, families stay active and entertained in North Myrtle Beach. Read on to learn about five North Myrtle Beach family-friendly attractions off the beach.
5 Things to Do: North Myrtle Beach Family-friendly Attractions
Go on a wildlife safari at T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station and get up close and personal with African wildlife. Kids love live performances and learning about these amazing animals. You can even get your picture taken with a tiger! For safety of both animals and people, there are some rules families should know beforehand. Read the safari’s rules and schedule info.
Attend an Alligator Show
Alligator Adventure is one of the most popular North Myrtle Beach family-friendly attractions. Check out the King of Crocs, albino gators and over 200 more animals. Schedule your visit so you don’t miss the alligator feeding or exciting reptile show. Admission costs under $30 pre-tax for each guest.
Take the family for a game of miniature golf at Lost Treasure Miniature Golf. This mini-golf course offers two challenging courses that feature dinosaurs. As visitors putt their way through the course, watch out for raptors and even a T-Rex! Or join noted explorers as they search for treasure. Before this adventure begins, ride the mining train to the first hole.
Go horseback riding with Inlet Point Plantation Stables. Great tour guides, great fun and great pictures. If you’re an experienced rider, sign up for an early morning beach ride. The views are breathtaking. Families with children over 7 years old have several riding options as well. See the full list.
Shop and Dine
Have a great meal, shop for souvenirs, watch birds and ducks, or take in a show at Barefoot Landing. Designed to resemble a fishing village, the Landing is the place to go for shopping, dining and entertainment. Make plans to see a show at Alabama Theater, the only live entertainment theater in North Myrtle Beach.
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