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22 Nov 2021
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Benefits of Visiting the OBX During Winter

Even though tourists often visit the Outer Banks during the summer for some fun in the sun, there are still plenty of things to do in the off season that make it worth visiting. During the off season, things are slower and much more cozy, so you’ll get to take advantage of the full island and the surrounding area without needing to wait in long lines, and likely at a cheaper rate. 

 Additionally, there are plenty of fun and exciting activities you can do without stepping foot on the beach. All in all, OBX in the winter time is a wonderful escape that will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Keep reading to learn all that OBX has to offer during the off season.

Outer Banks Winter Activities

The Outer Banks has a number of attractions that are just as exciting in the winter as they are in the summer. OBX offers both indoor and outdoor activities that are fun for the whole family, The area also offers attractions for a variety of budgets, so no matter what, you’ll be able to find something you’ll love.

The Outer Banks top winter attractions include:

  • The various lighthouses in the area, including Bodie Island Lighthouse and Currituck Beach Lighthouse

  • The Wright Brothers Museum

  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore

  • The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

  • Many yuletide and holiday events

  • And much more! 

Outer Banks Winter Rentals

During the off season, OBX has plenty of fully furnished winter rentals that are available for both temporary and permanent housing. Whether you’re looking for a beachfront property or a cozy bungalow, you’ll be able to find the perfect winter rental for your needs.To help make your house hunt even easier, we’ve included some of our most popular rentals available in the winter: