5 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

5 days in Outer Banks Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly to Norfolk, Drive to Manteo
Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 1 night
Kill Devil Hills
— 3 nights


Manteo, Roanoke Island

— 1 night
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. On the 5th (Mon), relax in the rural setting at Island Farm.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Manteo travel planning app.

Louisville to Manteo is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In April in Manteo, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 51°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kill Devil Hills.

Things to do in Manteo

Beaches · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Kill Devil Hills

— 3 nights
Kill Devil Hills is a town in Dare County, North Carolina. Explore hidden gems such as Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve and Life On A Sandbar. Bring the kids along to Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf and Professor Hacker's Lost Treasure Golf. There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind Monument to a Century of Flight, look for gifts at Stop-N-Shop Beach Shop, and take a leisurely stroll along Nags Head Fishing Pier.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kill Devil Hills day trip app.

Kill Devil Hills is just a stone's throw from Manteo. In April, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Kill Devil Hills

Golf · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Outer Banks travel guide

Lighthouses · Historic Sites · Piers & Boardwalks
A trip to Outer Banks takes visitors to a string of barrier islands just off the North Carolina coast. A holiday in Outer Banks is a chance to explore 320 km (200 mi) of state parks, open sea beaches, and wreck diving sites. It's also the perfect chance to visit Roanoke Island, England's original settlement in the New World. For those looking to add a bit of adrenaline to their experience, a vacation in Outer Banks delivers many different fishing options and methods, some of which hark back to the first European settlers in this part of the world.