Myrtle Beach is a popular destination among visitors and locals alike. A popular summer destination, Myrtle Beach has plenty to offer vacationers of all ages. Its location on the Indian River gives it easy access to the Atlantic Ocean, which makes it prime for a variety of water sports activities. In addition, the Indian River allows for beautiful beach weddings, rentals for honeymooners and fishing trips. Families will also find plenty to do at this popular destination.
The Indian River provides access to the Atlantic Ocean and Pee Dee River as well. Because of these factors, Myrtle Beach is known for its fishing, boating and swimming. On its south shore, Myrtle Beach is also home to the Grand Strand amusement park. Here, tourists can ride the wave roller coaster or stroll through the Amusement Park. Other attractions include the Indian River Coast, 60 Miles of sandy beaches and oceanfront beach activities, Golf courses, historic museums, Olde Town Spring, NASCAR Hall of Fame, World of Nations Boat Tours, quaint shops, duty free shopping, and the Indian River Rafting Museum.