Top Myrtle Beach Attractions
Myrtle Beach may be known for its fabulous beaches and premier golf courses but the fun doesn't stop there. The city is also home to many top attractions that you simply must visit while you are vacationing in the area. Be sure to include some of these attractions in your vacation plans.
Myrtle Beach Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament
Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament treats you to a show unlike any other. First, you will sit down to begin dining on a four course feast served in true medieval fashion, without silverware. As you dine, the show begins and will transport you to another day and time. The medieval-style entertainment features six dueling knights who compete for your favor in contests that include horse riding, jousting, and sword fighting. The meal includes roasted chicken, herb roasted potatoes, spare ribs, and other tasty treats. This is a family-friendly show that lasts approximately two hours. Medieval Times is located at 2904 Fantasy Way in Myrtle Beach.
Enter the amazing underwater world of Ripley's Aquarium. The highlight of the aquarium is a 750,000 gallon tank that is home to creatures like the Pacific Giant Octopus, various types of sharks measuring up to ten feet in length, coral, and sea horses. There are also freshwater exhibits featuring animals from the Amazon and other exotic locales. Adults and kids alike love the hands-on activities and exhibits like one that allows you to touch stingrays. You will also want to spend several hours exploring the aquarium. The aquarium is located at 1110 Celebrity Circle in Myrtle Beach.
Le Grand Cirque
Le Grand Cirque gives you and your family an amazing alternative to your traditional circus experience. You will witness acrobatics, jugglers, high wire acts, and many other performances that will leave you spellbound. The acts are performed by talented artists in brilliant costumes and are set to vibrant music. Le Grand Cirque takes place at the Palace Theatre and is appropriate for all ages. The show runs approximately two and a half hours in length.