Getting outside and enjoying the outdoors is sometimes needed to cleanse the mind. South Carolina is filled with beaches and tourist spots, but it's also filled with hidden spots that'll blow visitors' minds. One of the most fun things to do in South Carolina is trying to find these unique tree tunnels that'll make you feel like you're in a fairytale. 

Brookgreen Gardens

Price: $10

Address: 1931 Brookgreen Garden Dr., Murrells Inlet, SC

Why You Need To Go: This has been named South Carolina's top outdoor attraction by TripAdvisor. The oaks here seem to go on and on. You can walk through the garden to see sculptures, hundreds of flowers and walkable oak tree paths. 


Bohicket Road

Price: Free

Address: Bohicket Rd., South Carolina

Why You Need To Go: Along the South Carolina Scenic Byway, you'll drive through this long tree tunnel that'll make you feel you're driving right into a fairytale. It's right on the coast, so there'll be beautiful views, too. 

South Boundary 

Price: Free

Address: S Boundary Ave. SE, Aiken, SC

Why You Need To Go: This area is actually referred to as the "Avenue of Oaks." It's a short tree tunnel that you can drive through. The homes that surround this road are beautiful and encompass The South. 

Old Sheldon Church Road 

Price: Free

Address: Old Sheldon Church Rd., Yemassee, SC

Why You Need To Go: The Old Sheldon Church has been around since 1757 and was burned down during the Revolutionary War. Huge oaks surround the ruins of the church and also form a tunnel that leads to the church. 

Ashley River Road

Price: Free

Address: Ashley River Rd., Charleston, SC

Why You Need To Go: This tunnel of trees runs for eleven miles. You can just be captivated by the beauty while you drive through it. 

Angel Oak Tree

Price: Free

Address: 3688 Angel Oak Rd., Johns Island, SC

Why You Need To Go: This tree in Charleston might be one of the oldest oaks on this side of the Mississippi. It's 65-feet-tall and spans 28-feet-wide. 

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