Aerial View near The Yachtsman Resort with ocean

Myrtle Beach Attractions Guide

Family Beach Vacation

Myrtle Beach offers something for everyone! Soak up the sunshine on miles of pristine beaches, perfect for swimming, sunbathing, or trying your hand at water sports. Thrill-seekers can conquer heart-pounding rides at amusement parks, while families can enjoy a day of mini golf or explore Ripley's Aquarium. History buffs can delve into the area's rich past at museums and plantations. For an unforgettable experience, take a breathtaking helicopter tour and witness the stunning beauty of Myrtle Beach from above! 

Let the friendly staff at The Yachtsman help you plan your dream Myrtle Beach vacation – from recommending must-see attractions to booking tours, offering directions, and securing transportation, we'll ensure your stay is filled with unforgettable experiences.

Funplex illuminated by colorful lights near The Yachtsman Resort


The Funplex Myrtle Beach amusement park, just a block from the beach on North Ocean Blvd, is perfect for families and thrill-seekers alike.

SkyWheel with the lighting near The Yachtsman Resort


You can take a leisurely stroll, do some people-watching, and soak up the ocean views along the lively 1.2-mile Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.

WonderWorks Myrtle Beach near The Yachtsman Resort

Broadway at The Beach

For a one-stop shop of entertainment, head to Broadway at the Beach where you can dine, shop, catch a live show, or explore attractions like Ripley's Aquarium.

Scenic view of a pier and beach near The Yachtsman Resort

Pier 14

Enjoy breathtaking ocean views, delicious seafood, and the opportunity to cast a line off the pier when you visit Pier 14.

SkyWheel with the lighting near The Yachtsman Resort

Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

Take a sky-high journey on the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel for breathtaking panoramic views of the coastline.

Pyler Park

Plyler Park offers a serene beach, the 187-foot-tall SkyWheel Ferris wheel, and a range of shops, restaurants, and entertainment.

Ripleys Belive It Or Not

Prepare for an epic adventure at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Myrtle Beach, where the unbelievable becomes reality with jaw-dropping oddities, incredible art, and unbelievable stories.

Pirate Voyage

Embark on a swashbuckling adventure with the Pirate Voyage, an interactive dinner theater experience for the whole family.

Legends in Concert

See your favorite musical legends come alive on stage at Legends in Concert, featuring tribute performances of iconic artists.

Medieval Times

Travel back in time to a thrilling medieval tournament at Medieval Times, complete with jousting knights, a delicious feast, and audience participation.

Carolina Opry

Immerse yourself in the rich musical heritage of the Carolinas at the Carolina Opry, a captivating show featuring country, gospel, and classic hits.

Family Kingdom

Enjoy classic amusement park thrills at Family Kingdom, with roller coasters, water rides, arcade games, and something for all ages.

Ripley's Aquarium

Explore the underwater wonders of the world at Ripley's Aquarium, featuring mesmerizing marine life from dazzling coral reefs to captivating sharks.

Myrtle Waves & Wild Water

Take a splash at Myrtle Waves or Wild Water, two popular water parks offering exciting slides, wave pools, and lazy rivers.


Challenge your mind and body at WonderWorks, an interactive science museum with mind-bending exhibits and a massive upside-down house.

Palace Theatre

Experience the magic of live entertainment at the Palace Theatre, hosting a variety of productions from musicals and comedy shows to children's events.

Helicopter Rides

Soar above the stunning Myrtle Beach coastline and witness breathtaking views on a thrilling helicopter tour.

Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Cheer on the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, a minor league baseball team, for an exciting and affordable night out.

Broadway Grand Prix

Test your racing skills on the go-kart tracks at Broadway Grand Prix, featuring high-speed thrills for all ages.

Ocean Water Sports

Take advantage of Myrtle Beach's beautiful waters with thrilling parasailing rides or hilarious banana boat adventures.

Brookgreen Gardens

Lose yourself amidst stunning sculptures and a vibrant botanical paradise at Brookgreen Gardens.

Alligator Adventure

Get up close to fascinating reptiles and experience the thrill of an alligator swamp tour at Alligator Adventure.

Hollywood Wax Museum

Snap a selfie with your favorite celebrities at the life-size wax figure exhibits of the Hollywood Wax Museum.

Radical Ropes

Challenge your sense of adventure and conquer the high ropes course at Radical Ropes.

House of Blues

Immerse yourself in the electrifying atmosphere and world-class live music at the House of Blues.

Sling Shot Thrill Ride

Launch yourself into the sky for an exhilarating adrenaline rush on the Sling Shot thrill ride.

Children's Museum of South Carolina

Spark children's imaginations and ignite a love for learning at the Children's Museum of South Carolina.

Waccatee Zoo

Encounter a diverse range of animals from around the world at the Waccatee Zoo.

Hurricane Fleet Deep Sea Fishing

Reel in the catch of a lifetime and experience the thrill of deep-sea fishing with Hurricane Fleet.

Alabama Theatre

Catch a live performance at the historic Alabama Theatre, a dazzling venue for Broadway shows, concerts, and more.