5 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

5 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

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Fly
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Kill Devil Hills
— 1 night
Drive
2
Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Hatteras Island
— 1 night
Drive to Norfolk, Fly to Augusta

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Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills is a town in Dare County, North Carolina. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Wright Brothers National Memorial and then take in the dramatic natural features at Jockey's Ridge State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): take a memorable tour with Coastal Explorations, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kill Devil Hills road trip planner.

Augusta to Kill Devil Hills is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Augusta in September, expect nights in Kill Devil Hills to be about the same, around 69°F, while days are slightly colder, around 80°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Manteo.

Things to do in Kill Devil Hills

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

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Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): sample the fine beverages at Outer Banks Distilling, take in the waterfront at Jennette's Pier, then visit a coastal fixture at Bodie Island Lighthouse, and finally look for gifts at The Christmas Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a tour by water with Paradise Dolphin Cruises, meet the residents at North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, and then see the world from above with Coastal Helicopters.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Manteo visit planning tool.

Manteo is just a stone's throw from Kill Devil Hills. In September, daily temperatures in Manteo can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Manteo

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

1
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Hatteras Island

Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): kick back and relax at Frisco Beach and then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.

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You can drive from Manteo to Hatteras Island in 1.5 hours. September in Hatteras Island sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Outer Banks travel guide

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Lighthouses · Historic Sites · Piers & Boardwalks
A trip to Outer Banks takes visitors to a string of barrier islands just off the North Carolina coast. A holiday in Outer Banks is a chance to explore 320 km (200 mi) of state parks, open sea beaches, and wreck diving sites. It's also the perfect chance to visit Roanoke Island, England's original settlement in the New World. For those looking to add a bit of adrenaline to their experience, a vacation in Outer Banks delivers many different fishing options and methods, some of which hark back to the first European settlers in this part of the world.