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Hatteras Island Activities

Have a Fun-Packed Vacation on Hatteras Island

As you start planning your Hatteras Island vacation, we hope that the area information and resources to the right help guide you toward creating your best beach vacation yet. The "Things to Do" section provides a wide array of activity ideas for Hatteras visitors of all ages. From the best activities for kids, to sightseeing ideas, tours for thrill-seekers, and the best things to do on Hatteras Island, you'll find it all right here. Plan a day trip, visit our museums, charter a boat for a fishing excursion, or take your pick of the many water activities available on Hatteras - it's all here for you to explore and enjoy! In this section, visitors can also browse restaurants, ice cream shops, coffee shops, and find out where the best seafood is in each of the Hatteras Island villages. Regardless of where you're staying, there will be plenty of delicious choices for dining. Explore these resources offered by Midgett Realty to start planning your vacation to Hatteras! If you don't find what you're looking for in the tabs to the right, please do not hesitate to contact us!

The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
One of the many attractions on Hatteras Island is the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, the nation's tallest lighthouse to date. In 1999 this historic beacon, in addition to six of it's sister structures, was moved 2,900 feet from where it had stood since 1870, directly in front the "First Jetty", one of the East Coast's famous surf breaks. Standing at 198.49 feet tall, guests can still climb the 257 steps to the top and catch the breathtaking view of Hatteras Island from the sky.
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Endless Summer Surf OBX
Endless Summer Surf OBX was created by local residents who wanted to share their passion for surfing with others and give the visitors and residents of Cape Hatteras National S

See the natural beauty of Hatteras Island from a different perspective, with experienced horseback riding guides and well-cared-for horses.