The coast of Georgia has a number of beautiful beaches and islands which make for a perfect weekend or day trip. But there are shores off the coast of South Carolina just a hop, skip and a jump away from The Peach State worth exploring as well, especially when they're as affordable as this one. Daufuskie Island near Georgia is secluded, beautiful, and offers a whole day of fun.\nDaufuskie Island is just a little ways away from Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, and only about 45 to 55 minutes away from Savannah, Georgia — a totally doable day trip.\nThe island is only accessible by boat, so you won't be seeing thousands of tourists hanging out on the beach when you show up.\nEditor's Choice: The Georgia Aquarium Is Getting A Massive New 1.2 Million-Gallon Shark Gallery This Year\nThe Daufuskie Island Ferry is what you'll want to take to get there. For an all-day round trip adventure, it's only $35.\nYou'll be able to relax on the ferry while feeling the cool ocean breeze through your hair. You can bring any beach necessities you may need, too.\nYou'll really feel like you're thousands of miles away from it all as soon as you dock at Daufuskie.\nView this post on Instagram Life is short. Move to your happy place. 🌴 ours is on Daufuskie Island @bloodypoint A post shared by Damian Hall Group (@damianhallgroup) on Aug 5, 2020 at 7:19pm PDT\nKayaking tours, laying on the beach, shopping and grabbing a bite to eat at one of the local restaurants are just some of the things you can do on the island shores.\nThere are a few properties you can stay in as well if you want to turn your day trip into a weekend escape from the city. If you're staying overnight on the island, the ferry cost bumps up a smidge to $45 round trip.\nView this post on Instagram Empty beach = happy girl ☺️☀️ A post shared by Meghan White (@meghanewhite) on Jul 4, 2020 at 2:21pm PDT\nThe island features a few trails, a lighthouse and a museum you can explore when you're tired of the beach.\nBefore you leave, grabbing a bite to eat at the Old Daufuskie Crab Company is a must. There's also a famous outdoor bathtub that many visitors love to take photos in.\nView this post on Instagram Good ol Daufuskie A post shared by audrey hill (@aud.hill) on Jul 21, 2020 at 4:39pm PDT\nBring a few friends, a few of your favorite drinks, and a towel, and you'll be set for a day at the beach and exploring this lush and scenic island.\nDaufuskie Island \nPrice: $35\nAddress: To ferry parking lot - Suite 102A, 1536 Fording Island Rd. (Hwy 278) Bluffton, GA\nWhy You Need To Go: This secluded island won't be too populated and you can spend the day taking in the sun and exploring the scenic views and fun it has to offer. \nWebsite\nWe strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit any location, you check the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment and obey any local laws.