7 days in North Carolina Itinerary

7 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Corolla
— 2 nights
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Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 1 night
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Hatteras Island
— 2 nights
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Surf City, Topsail Island
— 1 night

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Corolla

Corolla ©
A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
On the 20th (Mon), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Keep things going the next day: get your game on at Corolla Raceway, visit a coastal fixture at Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum, then kick back and relax at Carova Beach, and finally take a memorable drive along Beach Jeeps of Corolla.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Corolla road trip site.

Pittsburgh to Corolla is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Pittsburgh in July, with highs in Corolla at 88°F and lows at 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Manteo.

Things to do in Corolla

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Carova Beach, Parasailing & Paragliding
Highlights from your plan
Currituck Beach ©
Currituck Beach
Off-Road Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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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 23rd (Thu), relax in the rural setting at Island Farm, then get your game on at Jumpmasters Trampoline Park, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and finally stroll around Jockey's Ridge State Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Manteo route site.

Traveling by car from Corolla to Manteo takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Manteo can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Manteo

Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Jockey's Ridge State Park
Highlights from your plan
Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Jumpmasters Trampoline Park ©
Jumpmasters Trampoline Park
Island Farm ©
Island Farm

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Hatteras Island

Hatteras Island ©
On the 24th (Fri), look for gifts at Scotch Bonnet, then see the interesting displays at Hatteras Island Ocean Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Frisco Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Haulover. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at North Pond Trail and then enjoy the sand and surf at Salvo Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Hatteras Island trip planner.

Drive from Manteo to Hatteras Island in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Surf City.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Hatteras Island Ocean Center ©
Hatteras Island Ocean Center
Salvo Beach ©
Salvo Beach
Haulover ©
Haulover

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Surf City, Topsail Island

Surf City ©
Surf City is a town in Pender and Onslow counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take a leisurely stroll along Surf City Pier, head off the coast to Topsail Island, and then stroll around Soundside Park.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Surf City journey website.

You can drive from Hatteras Island to Surf City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, car, bus, and taxi. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Surf City

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Soundside Park ©
Soundside Park
Surf City Pier ©
Surf City Pier
Topsail Island ©
Topsail Island

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