Outer Banks, also known as OBX, is a 200 mi/322 km long string of narrow barrier islands of the coast of North Carolina. A small portion of it extends further in Virginia, at the beginning of the southern corner of Virginia Beach, on the east coast of the United States. It is a major tourist destination and known for its temperate climate.
Make the right decision, visit this place and you will never regret it. OBX is a place which can fulfill your expectations, offering many alternatives for your entertainment and relaxation. If you visit this place, it is strongly recommended to visit some interesting places, like the Outer Banks YMCK, Roanoke Island Maritime Museum, The Art Village, The Avon Fish Pier, The Last Colony and many others. However, the spot is not just for endless sightseeing. The sea lies next door, so take a chance and give yourself the opportunity to perform an unusual and exciting activity, like kite-boarding.
Due to its geographical location, OBX has unusual weather. It tends to be affected by hurricanes and storms. The wave’s quality is normal, its type is beach-break and its direction is right and left. The wave’s bottom is sandy, its power is hollow and fast and its length is normal (from 50 to 150 m/164 to 492 ft). Good wind direction is from southeast. However, beware of sharks.
Enjoy an exciting activity in the most suitable place. After a thrilling day, you can enjoy yourself in one of the most impressive cafes, restaurants and accommodations that you will easily find nearby. Don’t forget to buy souvenirs, which will trigger the best memories of your life.