South Nags Head is an Outer Banks beach town located between Mileposts 16 and 22 in Dare County. South Nags Head is a great choice for nature enthusiasts as it is situated Oceanside of Cape Hatteras National Seashore. South Nags Head is home to the Bodie Island Lighthouse, Outer Banks Fishing Pier and offers convenient public beach access.
The historic town of Manteo, on Roanoke Island, is just a short ride away and offers unique shops, local menu restaurants, and is home to many attractions:
- North Carolina Aquarium
- The Elizabethan Gardens
- The Lost Colony
- Festival Park
The versatile aspect of South Nags Head also offers the fishing and boating activities close by at Oregon Inlet and Pirates Cove marinas.
For a nature enthusiast, the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and Pea Island Wildlife Refuge are just a stones throw away.