Ranked the “Best Family Beach Vacation in the USA” by U.S. News & World Report – the Outer Banks of North Carolina features a distinctive blend of natural beauty, deep history and nautical culture. This collection of narrow barrier islands is unlike any other destination in the South – offering seclusion, community and adventure. Get into the island spirit - here you will find over one-hundred miles of sand and maritime beauty. Experience the Outer Banks’ scenic coastline, intriguing historical sites and mesmerizing beaches. A natural playground, the Outer Banks offers endless adventures, fishing opportunities, lighthouses, galleries and much more. Where to stay in the Outer Banks? Here you will find an assortment of beachfront homes, waterfront inns and charming resorts. Acclaimed as Travel + Leisure’s “10 Best U.S. Shelling Beaches” and home of TripAdvisor’s “#2 Destination on the Rise 2015” – discover the Outer Banks of North Carolina with our Great Southern Destinations exclusive vacation deals and special offers.
Long-standing history, unblemished views and grand sand dunes – experience the grandeur of the Outer Banks. From intimate beach bonfires to witnessing the wild Spanish Mustangs on the beaches of Corolla, make special vacation memories along the shores of these extraordinary barrier islands.