19 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

19 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

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19 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

Berlin
Fly:  25​h
Frisco, Hatteras Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Corolla
— 4 nights
Drive + ferry:  5​h 15​min
Ocracoke
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
Berlin

3
days
Frisco, Hatteras Island

Frisco ©
Frisco is a small unincorporated community on the barrier island of Hatteras Island, between the villages of Buxton and Hatteras. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge and Pea Island Art Gallery, Salvo, NC. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Avon Fishing Pier, examine the collection at Hatteras Island Ocean Center, get your game on at Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard and 18-Hole Mini Golf, and stop by Harbor House Seafood Market.

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Berlin, Germany to Frisco is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to Frisco is minus 6 hours. In April, daytime highs in Frisco are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Manteo.

Things to do in Frisco

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Hatteras Island, Avon, Hatteras, Pea Island Art Gallery, Salvo, NC, Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard and 18-Hole Mini Golf
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Pea Island Art Gallery, Salvo, NC ©
Pea Island Art Gallery, Salvo, NC
Avon Fishing Pier
Avon Fishing Pier
Hatteras Island Ocean Center
Hatteras Island Ocean Center

5
days
Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo ©
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. Step off the beaten path and head to Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve and Island Farm. There's much more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse, have some family-friendly fun at Life On A Sandbar, don't miss a visit to Nags Head Fishing Pier, and enjoy the sand and surf at Coquina Beach.

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Getting from Frisco to Manteo by car takes about 1.5 hours. April in Manteo sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Corolla.

Things to do in Manteo

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, Coquina Beach
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Island Farm ©
Island Farm
Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve ©
Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse
Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse

4
days
Corolla

Corolla ©
Corolla is an unincorporated community located in Poplar Branch township, Currituck County, North Carolina along the northern Outer Banks. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Monument to a Century of Flight and Carova Beach. Go for a jaunt from Corolla to Kitty Hawk to see Sandy Run Park about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, trek along Currituck Banks Reserve, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and kick back and relax at Currituck Beach.

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Traveling by car from Manteo to Corolla takes 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Corolla can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ocracoke.

Things to do in Corolla

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Duck, Kitty Hawk
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Currituck Banks Reserve ©
Currituck Banks Reserve
Corolla Wild Horse Fund ©
Corolla Wild Horse Fund
Sandy Run Park ©
Sandy Run Park

4
days
Ocracoke

Ocracoke ©
Ocracoke is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated town located at the southern end of Ocracoke Island, located entirely within Hyde County, North Carolina. You'll discover tucked-away gems like British Cemetery and Rodanthe Pier. Change things up with a short trip to Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site in Rodanthe (about 1h 30 min away). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Springers Point, stop by Candyland, enjoy the sea views from Ocracoke Lighthouse, and take an in-depth tour of Ocracoke Preservation Museum.

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You can do a combination of car and ferry from Corolla to Ocracoke in 5.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Ocracoke are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ocracoke

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rodanthe
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Springers Point ©
Springers Point
British Cemetery ©
British Cemetery
Ocracoke Preservation Museum
Ocracoke Preservation Museum