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The Top Attractions in Myrtle Beach

Girl loving the attractions in myrtle beachWhile we know you could spend your entire Myrtle Beach vacation having fun at South Bay Inn & Suites, you’ll probably want to explore the Grand Strand and all that it has to offer. We’ve put together our favorite top attractions in Myrtle Beach for you to consider during your stay.


Ripley’s Attractions

Ripley’s has two new three new fun-filled attractions to their brand and they don’t disappoint! Head over to the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk for four of the five Ripley’s attractions, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium, Ripley’s 5D Moving Theater, Ripley’s Haunted Adventure Laser Strike, and Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze. If you’re looking to explore the blue life, head to Broadway at the Beach and visit Ripley’s Aquarium! Here you’ll be mesmerized by the over 10,000 exotic sea animals. All four attractions can be purchased separately or as part of a combo pack. You can save up to $36 by combining all five attractions!



The SkyWheel has become an iconic attraction on the Grand Strand and it’s one not to miss. Ride 200-feet above the beach and get the best view in all of Myrtle Beach. The gondolas on the SkyWheel are climate-controlled and enclosed in glass so you get a true 360°view. SkyWheel tickets start at $14 for adults and $9 for children.


Don’t just stop at the SkyWheel, here are some other things to do on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk!


Pirates Voyage

Myrtle Beach offers an array of amazing shows but our favorite is Pirates Voyage. Perfect for the whole family, you get at 4-course dinner and action-packed show all in one place. You and your family are sure to enjoy pirates sword-fighting for the secret treasure of the seven seas. Reservations are encouraged; tickets start at $49.99 for adults and $29.99 for children.



If you’re looking to get your adrenaline pumping while on vacation, jet skiing, parasailing, or flyboarding may be just the ticket! There is a slew of places up and down the Grand Strand that offer some exciting water sports packages. Island Adventure Watersports is a great company that offers flyboarding, wakeboarding, and wake surfing. For jet ski enthusiasts, Myrtle Beach Watersports offers a variety of jet ski rentals and packages including a 2-hour jet ski dolphin watch. You can also hop on one of Downwind Sails’ banana boats and get zipped around the Atlantic. Whatever you choose you are sure to get the thrills you’re looking for!



Have you seen the upside-down building at Broadway on the Beach? That’s WonderWorks! A place for kids that won’t just keep them entertained but will also educate them too –it’s a parent dream. Get the WonderWorks ALL Access ticket and get access to all exhibits, the 6D XD motion theater, the glow-in-the-dark ropes course, and a game of laser tag. ALL Access tickets are $28.99 for adults and $19.99 for kids.


Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventure

Another attraction located at the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is Myrtle Beach Zipline Adventures! Have the ultimate aerial adventure as you explore the Adventure Matrix ropes course, sore through the air above the beach, or if you’re feeling really adventurous try both. Tickets for adults start at $59.95 and $29.95 for children 7-10.