7 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

7 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
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 (Currituck Beach, Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Wright Brothers National Memorial, take in the waterfront at Nags Head Fishing Pier, immerse yourself in nature at Jockey's Ridge State Park, and stop by Life On A Sandbar.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kill Devil Hills trip itinerary maker site.

New York City to Kill Devil Hills is an approximately 5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Kill Devil Hills can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Kill Devil Hills

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Nags Head, Corolla, Duck
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Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Wright Brothers National Memorial
Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum ©
Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum

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Hatteras Island

Hatteras Island ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): have some family-friendly fun at Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard and 18-Hole Mini Golf, contemplate the long history of Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, then look for gifts at Scotch Bonnet, and finally kick back and relax at Frisco Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Salvo Beach, then make a trip to Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site & Museum, and then take in the waterfront at Avon Fishing Pier.

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Traveling by car from Kill Devil Hills to Hatteras Island takes 1.5 hours. In June in Hatteras Island, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Manteo.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site & Museum
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Cape Hatteras Lighthouse ©
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Avon Fishing Pier ©
Avon Fishing Pier

2
nights
Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo ©
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. On the 19th (Fri), take a memorable tour with Tours, take a leisurely stroll along Jennette's Pier, then enjoy the sea views from Bodie Island Lighthouse, and finally take an in-depth tour of Buffalo City Exhibit. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Outer Banks Distilling, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, and then admire the natural beauty at Elizabethan Gardens.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Manteo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hatteras Island to Manteo takes 1.5 hours. June in Manteo sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 70°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island ©
North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

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