6 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

6 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

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6 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly + Drive:  5 h 30 min
1
Kill Devil Hills
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Hatteras Island
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7 h
End: Detroit

2
nights
Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills is a town in Dare County, North Carolina. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): look for gifts at Mom's Sweet Shop and then get your game on at Outer Banks Old Time Photos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Duck Town Boardwalk, then explore the striking landscape at Jockey's Ridge State Park, and then steep yourself in history at Wright Brothers National Memorial.

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Detroit to Kill Devil Hills is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Kill Devil Hills when traveling from Detroit in June, with lows around 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Manteo.

Things to do in Kill Devil Hills

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Corolla, Duck, Jockey's Ridge State Park
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Off-Road Tours
Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Wright Brothers National Memorial
Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park

2
nights
Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo ©
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): sample the fine beverages at Outer Banks Distilling, take a leisurely stroll along Jennette's Pier, then visit a coastal fixture at Bodie Island Lighthouse, and finally find something for the whole family at Full Throttle Speedway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, then admire the natural beauty at Elizabethan Gardens, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Manteo holiday planner.

Manteo is just a short distance from Kill Devil Hills. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Manteo

Parks Tours Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Nags Head
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Outer Banks Distilling ©
Outer Banks Distilling
Bodie Island Lighthouse ©
Bodie Island Lighthouse

1
night
Hatteras Island

Hatteras Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): look for gifts at Lee Robinson's General Store, then enjoy the sand and surf at Frisco Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.

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You can drive from Manteo to Hatteras Island in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Hatteras Island can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
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Cape Hatteras Lighthouse ©
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Lee Robinson's General Store ©
Lee Robinson's General Store

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