Check out the lions, giraffes, elephants, toucans, and other exotic wildlife at the Greenville Zoo
. A family favorite, the zoo is open 7 days a week, excluding holidays and is the perfect day outing for the whole family. The Greenville Zoo is located on a 14 acre site within the Cleveland Park
. The Cleveland Park is also home to playgrounds, walking trails, tennis, and volleyball courts. You'll certainly enjoy spending the day at the Greenville Zoo and Cleveland Park.
The South Carolina Botanical Gardens at Clemson University
are truly a spectacular thing to see. With over 295 acres devoted to gardens, walking trails, ponds, pathways and niche gardens, you'll enjoy the many breathtaking, natural sites. Tours are available for groups and families, and smaller groups love the self-guided tours through the gardens' many well-manicured areas. Take a short drive and check out the Clemson Botanical Gardens, you'll enjoy seeing the different varieties of flowers and gardens.Duke Power World of Energy
is at Oconee Nuclear Station, one of the nation's largest nuclear plants. Whether you are looking to fill an hour or spend an entire afternoon, begin with a tour of the educational exhibits inside the education center. The Story of Energy offers a fun and interactive way to learn about electricity and keeps you entertained and informed. Visitors of all ages will discover how energy is made from water, coal and uranium, as well as the increasing importance of renewable energy from the wind and sun. Biltmore Estate
is a southern attraction you do not want to miss. Take a short one hour drive from Solitude Pointe Cabins and RV Park and you'll be in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, the home of Asheville's Biltmore Estate. The Biltmore House, gardens, winery, and farm are all spectacularly manicured and each new site is truly breathtaking. View one of the most famous and historic homes in the nation. Tours and other special events are held year round. You don't want to miss a chance to see the beautiful Biltmore Estate.Cowpens National Battlefield
just east of Chesnee, South Carolina, near the North Carolina line, preserves a major battlefield of the American Revolutionary War. The visitor center features a museum with exhibits about the American Revolution and the battle, including a fiber-optic map that illustrates the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution and the battle, a walking tour of the battlefield itself, and the reconstructed log cabin of one Robert Scruggs, who had farmed the land before the establishment of the park.Falls Park on the Reedy River, located in downtown Greenville's Historic West End, is one of Greenville's greatest treasures. The park serves as an oasis within the city - a place where people gather to work, play and celebrate life. The multi-use facility lends itself to a wide variety of activities for people of all ages and interests.