Bluffton was a favorite destination for Lowcountry planters who came here to escape the heat and mosquitoes that ravaged their plantation homes. Bluffton is on a high bluff where strong breezes blow. Take a self guided tour of the historic district. Shop. Dine.
In Bluffton, visit the Riverfront Pocket Park and Gardens, the Victoria Bluff Heritage Preserve and the Heywood House (built 1840) and the Champbell Chapel AME Church. Also, visit nearby Palmetto Bluff, Bull Island, Barataria Island and Myrtle Island.