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Outer Banks Tours

Whether you choose a quiet walking tour of a small town neighborhood or an off-road adventure to see the famous wild horses, there is plenty to do and see on the Outer Banks. The tours below make it easy to explore the Outer Banks. Many of these tours are busy during the vacation season, so make sure to book your reservation early.

Back Stage Tour of The Lost Colony

Enjoy a fun back stage tour of The Lost Colony before nightly showings to meet the cast, see the practice stage, and discover everything it takes to bring on this exciting Outdoor Drama.

Whalehead Club Tour

The famous Whalehead Club tours take you back to a time when the Outer Banks was known for being a playground for wealthy duck hunters. Year round audio, guided, self guided, children, and group tours are available. Learn about the Whalehead Club's history, famous visitors, architecture, construction, and much more. Contact 252-453-9040 for more information.

Outer Banks Dolphin Cruises

Join Captain Stuart Wescott for a "guaranteed dolphin excursion" in protected waters off of the Outer Banks. If no dolphins are found on your adventure, you will receive a free ride during the same season.

Outer Banks Ghost Tours

Take a walking tour through Manteo to learn about Outer Banks lore including recountings of shipwrecks, pirates, legends, and haunting stories of a sea captain! Contact 252-573-1450 for more information, or email


Guide yourself through the Currituck or Cape Hatteras Lighthouses to enjoy incredible views of the ocean and the south side of the Outer Banks. There is a small fee to climb both, but the breathtaking views are more than worth it.

Outer Banks Wild Horse Tours

Corolla Outback Adventures

Take a guided tour with the oldest off road adventure company on the Outer Banks. This tour takes you to the spanish wild mustangs sanctuary located in Corova, NC giving you a chance to witness how they live their daily life on the beach. Contact 252-453-4484 to reserve your tour in advance. They are located next to the Post Office in Corolla, NC.

Corolla Wild Horse Tours

Take the family out for a Wild Horse Tour on their 15 passenger open-air safari style truck. Their OBX expert tour guide will teach you all about the history of these gorgeous animals. All Corolla Wild Horse Tours come with a money back guarantee policy. Contact 252-207-0511 to book your reservation.

Outer Banks Tours

This Outer Banks touring company offers a wild horse safari, off-road segway safari, and kayak adventures through the coastal reserves in the wild horse territory. Contact 252-453-0877 for more information.

Outer Banks Air Tours

Barrier Island Aviation

Capture the magnificent Outer Banks from above by taking a flight with Barrier Island Aviation. Prices range depending on your location choice. Contact 252-473-4247 to reserve your spot!

Coastal Helicopters

take a ride with Coastal Helicopters to enjoy the Outer Banks beaches, shipwrecks, and sea life in their Robinson R-44 helicopter. It's a calm ride, and seats up to three passengers. They fly seven days a week (weather permitting.) Contact 252-475-4354 to reserve your flight!

OBX Air Tours

Take a simple tour to Jockey's Ridge, and the Ocean then back to Manteo. Or take the extended flight down to the Wright Brothers National Memorable, town beaches, Bodie Island Lighthouse then back over Manteo. Contact 252-475-8359

OBX Biplanes, LLC

Choose between three different tours of the Outer Banks with OBX Biplanes, LLC. You will soar in their modern day barnstormer which is fascinating in itself. Contact 252-216-7777 for more information, and to reserve your flight.

Skydive OBX

Jump from 9,000 feet above the Outer Banks with Skydive OBX. This thrilling adventure will get you on your toes, or off literally! Call 252-678-JUMP for details and reservations.