- Our list of the best things to do in Avon, North Carolina, features the top 37 nearby activities — including 18 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Avon, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Water Activities, Outdoor Places, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Avon, NC , followed by 27 popular activities in nearby cities, including Buxton, Frisco, Rodanthe, Ocracoke and Salvo
92% 165 votes
Carolista Drive, Nags Head, NC 27959 MoreLess Info
The world's largest hang gliding school is the Kitty Hawk Kites Hang Gliding School in Nags Head, North Carolina. The school offers single lessons, couples' instruction and also provides lessons tailored for children.
The Outer Banks beach dunes are a draw for outdoor lovers, and Jockey's Ridge State Park features the tallest sand dune on the Atlantic coastline. Facing Roanoke Sound, the 426-acre dune-filled park is popular for flying kites and watching fabulous sunsets. Hang-gliding and sandboarding are permitted, although …
Nags Head Fishing Pier is a fishing pier and seafood restaurant. The pier is suitable for walking, sightseeing, and of course, fishing. The restaurant serves several fresh seafood dishes and offers a you catch them, we cook them' service.
91% 184 votes
701 W. Ocean Acres Drive, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 MoreLess Info
The 1,042-acre Nag Heads Woods Preserve is a National Natural Landmark with four different ecosystems on the Outer Bank. From the walking paths that wind through the preserve, visitors can see many different types of birds, amphibians, reptiles, fish, and mammals.
Part of the Nags Head Woods Preserve in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, the Sweetgum Swamp Trail is an approximately one-mile nature path that meets with sand dune hills. The surrounding area is home to the bald eagle as well.
83% 18 votes
1701 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 MoreLess Info
A popular after-hours spot in Kill Devils Hill, The Comedy Club of the Outer Banks has hosted a number of national renowned comedians. Along with scheduled performances, the club also hosts special community events including fundraisers.
Rock Solid Fishing is a charter fishing guide service featuring three boats: the Rock Solid, The Carolina Blue, and the Southern Run. The company tailors trips to match customersâ€™ experience levels, and includes all gear.