the local girl’s guide to Charleston’s Instagram spots

Charleston is the quintessential picture-perfect place to go for a long romantic weekend, bachelorette party with the girls, or family vacay. No matter what the occasion is, one of the best parts about getting away is showing off the amazing place you’re visiting! Whether you’re coming for the beach, adorable downtown, or to travel off the beaten path, we’ve curated a list of Charleston’s most iconic & breathtaking attractions. Up your social media game with these Insta-worthy spots!

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Pineapple Fountain at Waterfront Park

The ultimate symbol of a Southern getaway is the Pineapple Fountain. No caption needed.

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Angel Oak on Johns Island

The commanding presence of the famous 400-year-old oak tree will leave you breathless in the bayou. Did you even go to Charleston if you didn’t get a picture with this 66 ft beauty?

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The Battery

Walk along the battery to ogle the antebellum homes on one side as the ocean water splashes your toes on the other.

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American Theater on King St

Notebook fan? Snap a shot in front of the American Theater, where Ali and Noah dance in the film. You can even write a message of your choosing on the marquee sign!

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Rainbow Row

For pictures worthy of a post card, visit the vibrant, historical buildings of Rainbow Row and bask in the splash of color.

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St Phillips Church on Church St

History nerd? St Philips has an incredible history and is perfectly positioned for a pic on Church St.

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Avenue of Oaks at Boone Hall

Entangled willow tree branches cascade over this country road for a plush, green Insta background.

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College of Charleston

Named most beautiful campus in America for a reason. Walk along the herringbone brick pathways and sit on the wrought iron benches.

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The Beach on Sullivan’s Island

Get that beach shot of laying in the sand or some candids on the marsh walkways to show off that ocean view.

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Charleston Doors South of Broad

A classic icon of Charlestonian elegance is the downtown door. Walk the streets below Broad St and find your favorite color!

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We can’t wait to see your Charleston pictures! Looking for even more guidance in planning your Charleston weekend? Check out our party packages & book a call to learn more about how we can help you plan your best weekend ever!

Psst: for our clients, we’ve even got a turn-by-turn guide to finding all these Insta-worthy spots! We can’t wait to tell you more!

XOXO, Randi (& Margo, our fave blog writer!)