Parris Island Tourism

Parris Island is a former census-designated place (CDP), but was annexed in 2002 by Port Royal in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 4,841 at the 2000 census. As defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, Parris Island is included within the Beaufort Urban Cluster and the larger Hilton Head Island–Beaufort Micropolitan Statistical Area. The area was annexed by the town of Port Royal on October 11, 2002. It is perhaps best known for its U.S. Marine Corps training facility Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, where about 16,000 Marines pass through boot camp every year.

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Home to pretty treasures, Parris Island is United States's best kept secret. Parris Island is located at a short trip away from Charleston a major city in United States. Add Charleston to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Magnolia Plantation And Gardens, Charleston Waterfront Park, Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge. Also, to reach Parris Island, you'll have to take a flight to Charleston; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Parris Island can generally be of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Parris Island before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Parris Island for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Parris Island.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.33 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 73.04 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.76 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 9.05 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.02 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Parris Island

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.05 USD

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