Come experience the recreational paradise that is St. Simons Island, Georgia. This East Coast locale is known as one of the best vacation destinations with historical sites, green golf courses, delicious restaurants, and beautiful beaches. It can be hard to only focus on a handful of activities when you have three days for your vacation to St Simons Island. Here is how you can see the best of St. Simons Island in just three days:
Day 1: Explore the Historical Sites On Your Vacation to St Simons Island
The weather is absolutely inviting on St. Simons Island, encouraging you to spend the day outdoors visiting historic monuments. The St. Simons Lighthouse Museum continues to be one of the most popular attractions. See how lighthouse caretakers lived hundreds of years ago in the fully furnished house at the base of the lighthouse. The view from the top of the lighthouse lets you get a panoramic view of the entire island. Don’t forget your camera! Once you are done at the lighthouse, stop in the Fort Frederica National Monument that was home to one of the first British colonies.
Day 2: Hunt for the Tree Spirits
An activity that will captivate your entire family for hours on end when on your vacation to St Simons Island is hunting down the mysterious tree spirits that are carved on several trees throughout the island. This is a great way to explore the entire island with a fun activity in mind. If you need a little extra help on finding all of the spirits, you can pick up a map at the St. Simons Island Visitor Center for a map of all their locations! Once the family is all done with the scavenger hunt, stop at Iguanas Seafood Restaurant for the best fried fish on the island!
Day 3: Relax at the Beach
If you are vacationing on an island, you need to kick back and enjoy the beaches. St. Simons Island is home to many beaches that are inviting and offer plenty of space for you to enjoy. Massengale Park features a large beach along with a playground and picnic area. East Beach is the perfect spot if you brought your friendly dog along for the trip. Make sure to stop at Wake Up Coffee Company for your caffeine fix before you start your relaxing day at the beach.
St. Simons Island the Right Way
Enjoy these fantastic activities and attractions during your extended weekend in St. Simons Island. Make sure to choose our luxury vacation rentals for a premier experience no other lodging service can provide on the island. Enjoy spacious homes or modern condos during your next vacation to St Simons Island. Browse online today or contact us to find the right rental for you.