- Our list of the best things to do in Nags Head, North Carolina, features the top 97 nearby activities — including 49 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Nags Head, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Water Activities, Outdoor Places, and Tours.
- The results below include the top 24 things to do within the city of Nags Head, NC , followed by 74 popular activities in nearby cities, including Manteo, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, Duck and Ocracoke
At Grog's Watersports, people can participate in parasailing, riding on wave-runners, kayaking and dolphin tours. The company also rents parasailing equipment, wave-runners, kayaks, and boats, as well as shop in the gift shop.
50% 6 votes
2420 South Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959 MoreLess Info
Suitable for groups and private parties, Gearworks Laser Tag & Family Amusement Center features laser tag along with arcade games and air hockey tables. The center provides inflatable structures for younger children, scoreboards for observers and a snack bar.
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.
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.
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% 6 votes
Milepost 6 Plaza, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948 MoreLess Info
The Outer Banks Wine University introduces class participants to winemaking and tasting. Classes are featured at Chip's Wine and Beer Market located in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Students learn about the characteristics of different vintages.