1. Lighthouses Evin Morrison The Outer Banks features five unique lighthouses on its shores that offer amazing vantage points of the area. 2. Unbeatable Views Evin Morrison OBX is distinct strip of land with bodies of water on either side which allows for easy viewing of every sunrise and sunset. It's worth waking up at 5am to see a sunrise like this one. 3. Beaches, beaches and more beaches Evin Morrison The Outer Banks itself is essentially one long beach. It stretches out for hundreds of miles and offers unfiltered beauty every step of the way. 4. Jockey's Ridge Evin Morrison A mini desert, Jockey's Ridge is the largest natural sand dune on the East Coast. It has great views and is a perfect spot for hang gliding. 5. Quaint Coastal Towns Via outerbanks.com The Outer Banks has many small coastal towns with great people, great food/shops, and amazing views. Duck, the historic Manteo, and Ocracoke are a few of the best. 6. Wild Horses Via outerbanks.com Yay or neigh? Northern OBX showcases the area's famous horses that roam the beaches alongside humans. 7. Adventure Via kittyhawk.com Hang gliding, parasailing, surfing and paddle boarding are just a few of the many activities on the Outer Banks and the possibilities to explore are endless. 8. Food Via arlnow.com OBX offers a great variety of food including fresh seafood, quality restaurants every mile, and delectable desserts such as original Duck Donuts. 9. History Via outerbanks.com The Outer Banks are steeped in history. From shipwrecks, to the Wright Brothers' first flight, to the infamous Roanoke Island there are is no shortage of interesting tales. 10. Friendliness Via hiltongardeninnouterbanks.com Overall, the OBX towns and locals offer an inviting and beautiful environment for tourists to enjoy!