Jockey's Ridge State Park is a state park that includes the tallest active sand dune system in the eastern United States. The park is a day-use only park and has no campgrounds.
The Tanger Outlet in the Outer Banks is a large indoor shopping center with retail stores such as J. Crew, Ralph Lauren and Nautica.
Address: 7100 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, North Carolina 27959| Map
Pirate Adventures of the Outer Banks is a kid-themed boat trip aboard a re-created pirate ship with activities including face-painting and pirate storytelling.
Address: 408 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, North Carolina 27954| Map
The Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education is a resource that allows visitors to explore coastal North Carolina's wildlife, history and culture.
Address: 1160 Village Ln, Corolla, North Carolina 27927| Map
Bob's guided tours take guests on a two- to two-and-a-half hour ride to see the Corolla wild horses in an open-air vehicle that is carseat-friendly and safe for all ages.
The Currituck Beach Light is a lighthouse located on the Outer Banks in Corolla, North Carolina. An example of Gothic Revival architecture, the lighthouse was completed in 1875.
Address: Hwy 12 North, Corolla, North Carolina 27927| Map
Wright Brothers National Memorial, located in Kill Devil Hills, commemorates the first successful, sustained powered flights in a heavier-than-air machine.
The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island is a 68,000-square-foot facility located on the Outer Banks. The focus of the aquarium is the sealife and ecosystems in the waters of the Outer Banks as well as the weather that affects it.
Address: 374 Airport Rd, Manteo, North Carolina 27954| Map
Located inside Currituck Heritage Park, the Whalehead Club Historic House Museum is an example of Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts styles and is open for tours year round.
Cape Hatteras Light is a lighthouse located on Hatteras Island near Buxton and is part of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
The Lost Colony is a historical play about Roanoke, the first English colony in North America. It has been performed since 1937 in an outdoor theater located on the site of Sir Walter's colony on Roanoke Island in the Outer Banks region near present-day Manteo.
Kitty Hawk Kites offers visitors the chance to sign up for dune hang-gliding lessons, surfing, water-skiing, kiteboarding, guided kayak tours and more.
The Nag's Head Waterworks shop offers parasailing trips, dolphin tours, jet ski rentals, kayak rentals, kayak tours and more.