Myrtle Beach is nestled on the eastern coastline and is known for its mesmerizing sunrises. Even though it’s on the East Coast, there are still plenty of places to catch an unforgettable sunset. Here is a list of the ‘Top 5 Places to Watch the Sunset in Myrtle Beach, which offers the perfect spot to experience the bright blues of the day fade into the orange glow of twilight. Get your camera ready!
SkyWheel Myrtle Beach
There’s nothing like taking flight on the glass gondolas of the Myrtle Beach SkyWheel! You’ll soar into the air and experience breathtaking views of the Grand Strand. Taking a ride during the day is a thrill, but going for a spin around sunset is purely magical! You’ll have incredible panoramic views of the colorful horizon without having to worry about anything obstructing your line of sight.
Myrtle Beach State Park
If you’re looking for a spot where you can watch the sunrise over the ocean and catch a sunset in the evening – look no further than Myrtle Beach State Park. This park has an ample amount of activities to keep you busy during the day – from nature hikes and scavenger hunts to fishing off the pier. As the twilight hour approaches, grab your beach chair or towel and enjoy the sunset hues over the trees behind you or enjoy the view of the skyline from the pier.
Second Avenue Pier
Ocean views and sunset hues. The pier is the ideal spot to catch fish during the day and sunset at night. You can enjoy the soothing sounds of the ocean as you watch the colors burst into the sky as the sun sinks below the western horizon.
Barefoot Landing is a popular outdoor shopping complex and features various restaurants that offer waterfront dining. Experience the family-friendly atmosphere of Lulu’s or Taco Mundo and enjoy a feast that is sure to fill both your stomach as well as your eyes As the day fades into night, you’ll be awed as the fiery colors reflect off the sparkling waters of the Intracoastal Waterway. And during the summer, you can enjoy nightly concerts at the Dockside Amphitheater during the glow of twilight.
If you’re staying oceanfront with Brittain Resorts, you won’t have to go far to experience the sunset glow. You’ll just simply have to step outside on your private balcony! Relax in one of the chairs as you listen to the calming sound of the ocean waves and soak up the serene view. There aren’t words to describe the vibrant colors of the sunset that explode across the Myrtle Beach skyline. If you’re ready to experience this magic firsthand, check out our current specials page and book your oceanfront stay with Brittain Resorts today!