6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Wilmington
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Ocracoke
— 1 night
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Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 1 night
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Corolla
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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museum of the Bizarre and then wander the streets of Downtown Wilmington. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by The Veggie Wagon, then steep yourself in history at Fort Fisher State Recreation Area, then contemplate the long history of Fort Fisher State Historic Site, and finally glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Wilmington trip itinerary maker website.

New York City to Wilmington is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in June: highs in Wilmington hover around 88°F, while lows dip to 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Ocracoke.

Things to do in Wilmington

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area ©
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
Fort Fisher State Historic Site ©
Fort Fisher State Historic Site
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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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. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): stroll the grounds of British Cemetery, identify plant and animal life at Springers Point, then contemplate the long history of Fort Ocracoke Monument, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ocracoke road trip website.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Wilmington to Ocracoke takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and ferry. While traveling from Wilmington, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Ocracoke, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Manteo.

Things to do in Ocracoke

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
British Cemetery ©
British Cemetery
Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach ©
Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach
Springers Point ©
Springers Point

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Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo ©
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, visit a coastal fixture at Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge.

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Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Ocracoke to Manteo takes 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in June, and nighttime lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Corolla.

Things to do in Manteo

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse ©
Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse
Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge ©
Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge

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Corolla

A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): kick back and relax at Carova Beach, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Currituck Beach. On your second day here, examine the collection at Whalehead Club, look for all kinds of wild species at Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, and then trek along Currituck Banks Reserve.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Corolla trip maker website.

Getting from Manteo to Corolla by car takes about 1.5 hours. June in Corolla sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corolla

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education ©
Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education
Currituck Banks Reserve ©
Currituck Banks Reserve

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