Things to do on the Outer Banks NC

Outer Banks Air TourLooking for the best air tour on the Outer Banks? Look no further. Pilot Charlie Snow has lived on Roanoke Island for over 20 years. Not only does Charlie know this area like the back of his hand, but as a retired National Park Service engineer and pilot, he also understands the history, geography and lifestyle that makes this place so special.  Charlie has hundreds of great stories and tidbits only a local would know and he loves to share this knowledge. So not only do you get extraordinary aerial views of the Outer Banks, you get a great explanation of everything you see.

Outer Banks Air Tour

$250 (for up to 5 passengers = $50 per person)

Our Standard Outer Banks Air tour is a nice slow flight that will let you see many of the most popular OBX attractions from the sky. Tours last around 30 minutes and prices start at about $50 per person when we have 5 passengers on the flight. So get 4 of your friends together and reserve a flight today. If you do not have 5 people, no worries. The tour will cost a little more per person, but the experience is well worth it. Folks often tell us the air tour was the highlight of their trip to the Outer Banks. And it is an an experience you’ll cherish for years to come.

What you’ll See:

  • Roanoke Island
  • Roanoke Sound
  • Andy Griffith’s Estate
  • Wright Brother’s Memorial
  • Kill Devil Hills
  • Nags Head
  • South Nags Head
  • Look for Marine Life – Whales, Porpoise, etc.
  • Jockey’s Ridge
  • Oregon Inlet (Where Pamlico, Roanoke and Croatoan Sounds Meet)
  • Oregon Inlet Fishing Center
  • Oregon Inlet Coast Guard Station
  • Remote Island Fishing/Hunting Lodges/Duck Blinds
  • Bodie Island Lighthouse
  • Wanchese Seafood Industrial Park
  • Virginia Dare Bridge
  • Roanoke Island Festival Park
  • Elizabeth II Ship
  • Marshes Light Replica
  • Waterside Theatre, Home of The Lost Colony
  • Elizabethan Gardens

Custom Air Tours
$465/hour for up to 5 passengers

Standard tour not enough? Or maybe you want to go a little further north or south to see a few more lighthouses or wild horses? We love to help customers plan custom air tours to cover exactly what they want to see. Custom tours are typically 60 minutes or longer and are available by request. On these tours, we often travel a little further to see even more attractions. Cape Hatteras lighthouse and Ocracoke Island are very popular attractions for custom tours. Check out the list below for more ideas.

Common Requests:

  • Complete Lighthouse Tour (2.5–3 hours)
  • Northern Corrova Beaches (Wild Horses)
  • Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
  • Cape Hatteras
  • Ocracoke Isand
  • Portsmouth Island
  • Diamond Shoals Light Tower
Contact Info

252-256-2322
410 Airport Road
Manteo, NC 27954

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