It's the simple things that make for unforgettable memories. What better way to appreciate the natural beauty of the Charleston area then by chasing the breathtaking sunsets that fill the sky every night? The vibrant reds and calming pink hues paint the wide open Carolina skies for everyone to enjoy. Whether you are on the beach, the pier, or downtown, it's definitely a sight you won't want to miss. Below are a few of the best spots to park the car after a fun day and simply enjoy the evening views.
Parking: Thompson Park, 3217 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482
If you drive out to Thompson Park on Sullivan's Island there is a perfectly placed parking lot where you can watch the sun fade behind the Isle of Palms' and Sullivan's coastline.
Parking: 185 Lockwood Dr, Charleston, SC 29403
On the Westside of Downtown Charleston, near the Riverdog's Stadium, is a beautiful park full of trails and piers to explore and watch the vibrant colors reflect of the Ashley River.
Parking (Parking Garage): 1 Cumberland St, Charleston, SC 29401
The Pineapple Fountain and the rest of Waterfront Park are an iconic historic landmark for Charleston. What better way to end your day than to get some group pictures in front of a backdrop like this?
Parking: Mt Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park, 99 Harry M. Hallman Jr Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
If you are feeling adventurous, the views along the pedestrian path of the Ravenel Bridge are second to none. You can get a true bird's eye view of the sun setting behind the Holy City's skyline.
Shem Creek Boardwalk
Parking: 469 W Coleman Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
Venture out to Mt. Pleasant and explore over 2,200 feet of boardwalk. You and your group can unwind with a nice cocktail on the pier as you take in the tranquil sunset views over the harbor.