Mount Pleasant is a family oriented coastal town just a few miles away from Charleston. The town has much to offer in the way of restaurants, education, shopping and scenery. Much of the town revolves around its scenic views, and there are endless ways to enjoy South Carolina’s coast in Mount Pleasant. A walk along the Mount Pleasant Pier provides beautiful ocean vistas as well as astonishing views of Charleston across the Ravenel Bridge. The many walking paths the meander through the city allow glimpses of the ocean wildlife on the Pitt Street Bridge, which connects Mt. Pleasant to Sullivan Island. The perfect time to visit both of these places is as the sun is setting to soak in exceptional sunsets from the perfect angles. Shem Creek Park is not only the perfect place for a picnic it's also home to fun restaurants and shops at Shem Creek.
Must-see attractions in Mount Pleasant include Patriots Point where you can view important battleships and submarines from United States military history, or Boone Hall Plantation where a realistic walk through history gives insight as to what plantation life was like during the years of slavery. Mount Pleasan has multiple shopping centers; a few of the most notable are the Belle Hall Shopping Center and the Mt. Pleasant Towne Centre, and an abundance of delicious eateries which cover everything from lowcountry to Greek cuisine. Another feature of Mt. Pleasant that makes it an ideal family location is its excellent options of schools. Mount Pleasant is a textbook location for those who want to take advantage of natural scenery and have plenty of options to stay busy and active.