8 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

8 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

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Kill Devil Hills
— 2 nights
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Hatteras Island
— 1 night
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Ocracoke
— 2 nights
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Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 2 nights

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Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills ©
Kill Devil Hills is a town in Dare County, North Carolina. Do some cultural sightseeing at Corolla Wild Horse Fund Museum and Store and Scarborough Lane Shoppes. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Carova Beach and Currituck Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Corolla (Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum & Currituck Banks Reserve). Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Outer Banks Adventures, steep yourself in history at Wright Brothers National Memorial, admire the majestic nature at Jockey's Ridge State Park, and stop by Mom's Sweet Shop.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kill Devil Hills trip maker.

New York City to Kill Devil Hills is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Kill Devil Hills can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Kill Devil Hills

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Outer Banks Adventures
5.0

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Hatteras Island

Hatteras Island ©
On the 23rd (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Haulover, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, and then take a pleasant ride with Equine Adventures.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Hatteras Island trip builder.

You can drive from Kill Devil Hills to Hatteras Island in 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Hatteras Island are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Ocracoke.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches
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Beach
Haulover
4.6
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Horseback Riding Tour
Equine Adventures
4.8

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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. On the 24th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Ocracoke Preservation Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Springers Point, then visit a coastal fixture at Ocracoke Lighthouse, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Over the Moon. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Hammock Hills Nature Trails, then steep yourself in history at Fort Ocracoke Monument, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at British Cemetery.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ocracoke trip itinerary maker site.

You can ride a ferry from Hatteras Island to Ocracoke in 2.5 hours. In November in Ocracoke, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Manteo.

Things to do in Ocracoke

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums
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Must see
Springers Point
4.6
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Cemetery
British Cemetery
4.5

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Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo ©
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. On the 26th (Thu), stop by The Christmas Shop, enjoy the sea views from Bodie Island Lighthouse, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge, and finally take in the waterfront at Jennette's Pier. Keep things going the next day: relax in the rural setting at Island Farm, visit a coastal fixture at Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse, and then get interesting insight from Paradise Dolphin Cruises.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Manteo trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and car from Ocracoke to Manteo in 5 hours. November in Manteo sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 47°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manteo

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Paradise Dolphin Cruises
4.5
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Historic Site
Island Farm
4.8

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