Breathe in the salty sea air in the Lowcountry’s picturesque coastal spots. Hike the verdant Santa Barbara hills and greet the summit with a crisp glass of California Chardonnay. Elegant, charming and brimming with history, this is an American Dream you won’t want to wake from.
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The USA promises endless adventure. Whether you enjoy a refreshing drive up the coast with the top down or a hilltop picnic with the scent of jasmine in the air, embrace the great outdoors with Belmond. Browse through our top recommendations below.
Work up a sweat and see Charleston's historic sights without the crowds at the very same time.
They say the best view comes after the hardest climb. Work up a sweat hiking one of Santa Barbara’s stunning trails and greet the summit with a refreshing glass of Californian wine.
Admire the sculpture-like branches on Bull Island’s beaches or stroll along the maritime forest. Guided by a local expert, you can gather shells, spot bottlenose dolphins and brave Alligator Alley.
Enjoy a private tour of Santa Barbara’s fish market and select fresh catch for your bespoke five-course lunch and wine pairing. Round off the day with a sail your private 50’ Catalina Yacht.
Santa Barbara isn’t short on stunning picnic locations. Take a charming wicker basket, packed full of gourmet treats from our executive chef, to your spot of choice.
Here’s looking at you, kid: watch your favorite stars under the stars with an alfresco movie screening. Relax on your private terrace and tuck in to truffle popcorn, artisanal candies and mocktails.
Let us pack you a gourmet picnic in a charming wicker basket. Savour the meal in one of Charleston’s many waterfront parks or pleasant beaches.
Uncover the important stories and histories at Middleton Place or Magnolia Plantation and Gardens with a private guide.
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