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Kitty Hawk

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Kitty Hawk

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Kitty Hawk [1] is in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Kitty Hawk of Outer Banks has a lot to offer for vacationers as well as people looking to see history sites. Kitty Hawk, North Carolina is the home of the first flight, by plane, which took place in 1903 by the Wright Brothers. Kitty Hawk is loaded with nice beaches, beautiful condo's and houses, The Wright Brothers Museum, restaurants, bars, as well as much more. There is a lot to do for all people of all ages and interests here.

Get in

By plane

The Norfolk International Airport is only 1 hour and 30 minutes away. It is right off the highway and an easy drive to the Outer Banks and Kiity Hawk. You can also check flights into Newport News. That drive would be about 1 hour and 45 minutes. Pitt-Greenville is about three hours away.

  • Private pilots will want to make a visit to First Flight airport (ICAO: KFFA), just southwest of the Wright Memorial. OR Manteo Airport in Manteo, NC. There are Charter flights from Norfolk (ORF).

Get around


  • Wright Brothers National Memorial, 1401 National Park Drive, Manteo, NC 27954; +1-252-441-7430. [2]. Dedicated to the first successful powered, heavier-than-air flight.


Surfing, Kayaking, Windsurfing, Kiteboarding, Parasailing, you name it. Try Hang gliding in Kitty Hawk, where the Wright Brothers first managed to fly.



  • Black Pelican Restaurant, +1-252-261-3171. Dining, nightlife & seafood.


Although Kitty Hawk may be small there is a lot for everyone to do. At night there are different places that are a good place to spend your nights;

  • Barefoot Bernies Tropical Grill & Bar, +1-252-261-1008. Fun, casual place with great food and a lively ambiance.
  • Rundown Cafe, +1-252-255-0026. Authentic Outer Banks surf bar with oceanview; best burgers, seafood, and salads.


In Kitty Hawk, there are a lot of different options for lodging for your vacation. There are many different condo's, houses and different cottages for rent, a lot of them right on the beach looking out at the water. There are also hotels and motels for vacation stays as well.

Cypress Moon Inn Bed and Breakfast, [3].

Hilton Garden Inn, [4].

Buccaneer Motel Outer Banks, [5].

Holiday Inn Express Outer Banks, [6].

Get out

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