60 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

60 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

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60 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
1
Kill Devil Hills
— 12 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 12 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Buxton, Hatteras Island
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Ocracoke
— 12 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Carova
— 12 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

12
nights
Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills ©
Kill Devil Hills is a town in Dare County, North Carolina. Explore Kill Devil Hills' surroundings by going to Corolla (Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum, & more). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Wright Brothers National Memorial, stop by The Bird Store - The Outer Banks Wildlife Gallery, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and take in the waterfront at Avalon Fishing Pier.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Kill Devil Hills trip planner .

Atlanta to Kill Devil Hills is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Kill Devil Hills are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Manteo.

Things to do in Kill Devil Hills

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Corolla, Duck, Kitty Hawk, Nags Head, Powells Point
Highlights from your plan
Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park

12
nights
Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo ©
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Manteo: Rodanthe (Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge & Rodanthe Pier). Spend the 23rd (Mon) exploring nature at Fort Raleigh National Historic Site. There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, get your game on at Jumpmasters Trampoline Park, experience rural life at Island Farm, and sample the fine beverages at Outer Banks Distilling.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Manteo tour itinerary builder website .

Manteo is just a short distance from Kill Devil Hills. In September, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 68°F. On the 25th (Wed), you'll travel to Buxton.

Things to do in Manteo

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nags Head, Rodanthe, Outer Banks History Center, North Pond Trail
Highlights from your plan
Outer Banks Distilling ©
Outer Banks Distilling
Elizabethan Gardens ©
Elizabethan Gardens

11
nights
Buxton, Hatteras Island

Buxton ©
Buxton is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) on Hatteras Island (part of the Outer Banks) near Cape Hatteras. Step out of Buxton to go to Rodanthe and see Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site & Museum, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, enjoy the sand and surf at Frisco Beach, have some family-friendly fun at Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard and 18-Hole Mini Golf, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Buxton sightseeing planning tool .

You can drive from Manteo to Buxton in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Buxton are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. On the 6th (Sun), you're off toOcracoke.

Things to do in Buxton

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hatteras Island, Frisco, Avon, Salvo, Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse ©
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Haulover ©
Haulover

12
nights
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. Ocracoke is known for historic sites, wildlife, museums, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach, go for a stroll along the water at Anchorage Marina, get great views at Outer Banks National Scenic Byway, and stroll the grounds of British Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ocracoke planner .

Drive from Buxton to Ocracoke in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. You will leave for Carova on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Ocracoke

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach ©
Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach
Ocracoke Lighthouse ©
Ocracoke Lighthouse
British Cemetery ©
British Cemetery

12
nights
Carova

Carova
Carova is known for beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Carova Beach.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Carova trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Ocracoke to Carova in 4 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Carova when traveling from Ocracoke in October, with lows around 56°F. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Wed).

Things to do in Carova

Outdoors Beaches Parks

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