The Crystal Coast is an 85-mile stretch of beaches known as the Southern Outer Banks. The collection of beaches and towns offers a unique blend of history, family fun, water sports and explorable natural areas. Explore our beaches and activities sections to find areas that appeal to you. Once you choose which areas you'll be visiting on your stay, browse restaurants, venues and more to customize your stay.



Here on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, the opportunities aren’t just endless, they’re enticing. Whether you’re looking to relax on the sand, drop in a line, hit the waves or hit the town, you’re sure to find your Crystal Coast.