Best Things to Do in Kill Devil Hills

Kitty Hawk Memorial

Welcome to Kill Devil Hills, a charming coastal town nestled along the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Known for its rich history and stunning ocean views, Kill Devil Hills offers an array of exciting activities for visitors of all ages. Whether you're seeking adventure, relaxation, or a little bit of both, this destination has something for everyone.

Here are five of the best things to do in Kill Devil Hills, ensuring you have an unforgettable vacation experience. Start planning your Kill Devil Hills vacation and book your oceanfront vacation rental today!

Explore the Wright Brothers National Memorial

Step back in time and visit the iconic Wright Brothers National Memorial, where Orville and Wilbur Wright achieved the first powered flight in 1903. Immerse yourself in the captivating exhibits at the visitor center, take a stroll along the historical markers, and witness the awe-inspiring reproduction of the Wright brothers' aircraft. Don't miss the opportunity to climb to the top of the monument for breathtaking panoramic views of the area.

Hit the Beach

No visit to Kill Devil Hills is complete without spending time on its pristine beaches. Feel the soft sand between your toes as you bask in the warm sunshine, or take a refreshing dip in the Atlantic Ocean. Whether you're a beachcomber, a sunbather, or a water sports enthusiast, the miles of coastline in Kill Devil Hills offer endless possibilities. Don't forget to catch the magnificent sunrise or sunset for an unforgettable experience. It's even better when you book an oceanfront vacation rental with Brindley Beach so you'll have the beach right out your back door. 

Engage in Water Sports

With its ideal coastal location, Kill Devil Hills provides an array of water sports activities to enjoy. Try your hand at surfing the Atlantic waves, embark on a thrilling kayaking adventure through calm sound waters, or hop on a paddleboard to explore the scenic coastline. You can get everything you need from Kitty Hawk Watersports for a thrilling day on the water. If you prefer something more leisurely, consider fishing off the pier or chartering a boat for a deep-sea fishing excursion. 

Visit Jockey's Ridge State Park

Discover the largest sand dune system on the East Coast at Jockey's Ridge State Park. Strap on your hiking boots and traverse the shifting sands as you admire the stunning vistas. Take a kite to fly in the breeze or try your hand at hang gliding – an exhilarating activity that allows you to soar above the dunes. As the sun begins to set, stay for the mesmerizing sight of the sand reflecting the warm hues of twilight.

Delve into Local Cuisine

Kill Devil Hills is home to a vibrant culinary scene that caters to all tastes. Savor fresh seafood delicacies, such as local oysters, shrimp, and fish, at the various waterfront restaurants like Goombays Grille and Raw Bar. Indulge in North Carolina-style barbecue or sample the region's renowned Southern cuisine. Pigman's BBQ is a great spot to try the local delicacies. From casual beachside eateries to upscale dining establishments, you'll find a diverse range of options to satisfy your appetite.

Explore the Beauty of the OBX and Book Your Kill Devil Hills Vacation Rental

After a fun-filled day exploring Kill Devil Hills, ensure you have a comfortable and convenient place to rest. Brindley Beach Oceanfront Vacation Rentals offers a wide selection of rental properties that are perfect for your getaway and only steps from the beach. Choose from cozy beach cottages, spacious family homes, or luxurious oceanfront villas, all equipped with modern amenities and breathtaking views. With their exceptional service and attention to detail, Brindley Beach will help make your vacation a memorable one. Book your vacation rental today!