The Town of Moncks Corner is a small town in Berkeley County named after its landowner, Thomas Monck, back in 1728. It’s got a cozy Southern charm that will make you fall in love!
Spend a few days enjoying the food and the weather, and don’t forget to visit these beautiful spots around Moncks Corner.
Must-visit spots in Mocks Corner
Palmetto Trail is a beautiful scenic trail that connects the mountains of South Carolina to the seacoast. It’s unpaved and mainly used for hiking, horseback riding, or mountain bicycling.
Mepkin Abbey is a community of Roman Catholic monks that was established in 1949 on the site of the historic Mepkin Plantation north of Charleston. Their beautiful gardens are open to the public daily from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. Visitors are only allowed in the church while on guided tours at 11:30 am every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday. You can buy books, tapes, candles, preserves, and creamed honey at their gift shop.
Cypress Gardens is located just 30 minutes north of downtown Charleston. Head out to the gardens and enjoy picturesque views along 3.5 miles of walking paths that loop through the swamp and grasslands. Here’s everything you need to know about it.
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