Kayak Tours

Daily guided kayak tours & hourly rentals all over the Outer Banks

Fun for the whole family

Safe, fun & educational

Largest Variety of tour areas

What we do

Daily guided kayak tours  in Kitty Hawk, Nags Head, Duck, Corolla, Manteo, Hatteras Island & Alligator River

Kitty Hawk Woods

The Kitty Hawk Woods Maritime Forest Kayak Tour is hands down one of the best family ecotours experiences to be had on the islands of the OBX. A beginner friendly environment explores a calm, glassy creek that meanders through the natural glory of one of North Carolina’s largest track of deciduous maritime forest habitat.

LOCATION: 6150 North Croatan HWY , Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

  • 2 Hour Experience

  • Beginner Friendly Tour

  • Search for osprey, egrets, herons. turtles and maybe river otter
  • Safe, fun & educational 

  • Price Match Guarantee
  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available year round

Kitty Hawk Maritime Forest Tour KHKSS

Prices
$45.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

Kayak rentals

Rent a single kayak or a double kayak for 2 hours or the day. Or come pick up your gear for a great week on the water! We also offer fast, free delivery for weekly rentals to your beach house. 

LOCATION: 6150 North Croatan HWY , Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

  • Single and Double Kayaks

  • Self Guided Trip

  • Search for osprey, egrets, herons. turtles and maybe river otter

  • Go at your own pace

  • Price Match Guarantee
  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available year round

Kitty Hawk Maritime Forest Tour KHKSS

Prices
$45.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

Alligator River

A true Outer Banks treasure kayaking amidst the natural beauty of the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, home to an old logging and whiskey distilling community during Prohibition. Who knew the OBX had black bear and endangered red wolves? Also see snowy egrets, great blue herons, and turtles.

LOCATION: Buffalo City Road off of HWY 64 West, East Lake NC 

  • 2.5 Hour Experience

  • Intermediate Tour

  • Search for alligators, black bear, bald eagles, turtles, egrets, osprey, river otter & red wolves

  • 2.5 Hour Experience

  • Price Match Guarantee
  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available year round

Alligator River Kayak Tour w/ Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

Prices
$55.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

Cape Hatteras National Seashore

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore is a must see on Hatteras Island. On this kayak tour, we frequently spot ospreys, pelicans, herons, egrets, ibis, terns, rails, skimmers, wrens, and warbles just to name a few. We will tour the salt marsh canals and flat waters of the Pamlico Sound. This tour location also packs a punch with its unreal sunsets!!!!

LOCATION: HWY 12 South, Just South of Rodanthe, NC 27968 

  • 2 Hour Experience
  • Intermediate Tour
  • Great sunset tour area! Search for sea turtles, rays, river otter with a HUGE variety of waterfowl
  • Great sunset tour location!
  • Safe, fun & educational

  • Price Match Guarantee

  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available all spring, summer & fall

Cape Hatteras National Seashore Kayak Tour - Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

Prices
$55.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

duck Currituck Sound 

Come check out our Duck Kayak Tour on the border of Duck and Corolla on the Currituck Sound of the Northern Outer Banks: the Duck Currituck Sound Kayak Tour. We launch at the newly renovated Sanderling Resort & Spa and paddle around the salt marsh islands and flatwaters salt of the Currituck Sound. Check out salt marshes, small islands while spotting shore birds, eagles and other local wildlife.

LOCATION: 1461 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949

  • 2 Hour Experience
  • Intermediate Tour
  • Great sunset tour location!
  • Safe, fun & educational

  • Price Match Guarantee

  • Quality Sit In Kayaks

  • Available all spring, summer & fall

Sanderling Kayak Tour - Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

Prices
$49.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

Corolla Salt Marsh

Kayaking around the sheltered islands, bays and canals of the Currituck Sound on the Outer Banks is a real treat!!! This Corolla Kayak Tour is one of the few places where you can leave the hustle and bustle of the summer madness and really unwind with your family on Outer Banks.

Location: Tim buck II Shopping Center, HWY 12 North, Corolla, NC  27927

  • 2 Hour Experience
  • Intermediate Tour
  • Great sunset tour location!
  • Safe, fun & educational

  • Price Match Guarantee 

  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available all spring, summer & fall

Corolla Marsh Kayak Tour - Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

Prices
$49.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

Roanoke Island

Roanoke Island was witness to the first English settlement in the New World. Downtown Manteo is a great kayaking environment located between the Outer Banks and the mainland and also provides an ideal activity to begin your exploration of the Outer Banks and Roanoke Island. Paddle down narrow salt marsh canals, explore the Roanoke Sound and return back to historic downtown Manteo.

Location: 307 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, NC 27954

  • 2 Hour Experience
  • Beginner Tour
  • Paddle in the shadow of history & the Lost Colony 
  • Safe, fun & educational

  • Price Match Guarantee 

  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available all spring, summer & fall

Roanoke Island & Lost Colony Tour - Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

Prices
$45.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

Nags Head Bodie Island

On this kayaking tour, we frequently spot ospreys, pelicans, herons, egrets, ibis, terns, rails, skimmers, wrens, and warbles just to name a few. We will tour the salt marsh canals and flatwaters of the Roanoke Sound. This tour location also packs a punch with its unreal sunsets and night paddles!!!! 

Location: 7517 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC    27959

  • 2 Hour experience
  • Intermediate Tour Area
  • Great sunset tour location!
  • Safe, fun & educational 

  • Price Match Guarantee

  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available all spring, summer & fall

Bodie Island Kayak Tour - Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

Prices
$45.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

Kitty hawk bay

Kitty Hawk Bay Kayak Tour is a must see on the Outer Banks. On this kayaking tour, we frequently spot ospreys, pelicans, herons, egrets, ibis, terns, rails, skimmers, wrens, and warbles just to name a few. We will tour the salt marsh canals and flatwaters of the Kitty Hawk Woods Maritime Forest Preserve as it dumps into Kitty Hawk Bay. This tour location also packs a punch with its unreal sunsets and is great for beginner paddles!!!!

Location: Bob Perry RD, Public Boat Launch, Kitty Hawk, NC   27949

  • Daily Tours at 9 am & 4:30 PM
  • 1.5 Hour experience
  • Quality Yamaha Wave Runners
  • Great sunset tour area!
  • Safe, fun & educational 

  • Price Match Guarantee 

  • Quality Sit In Kayaks
  • Available all spring, summer & fall

Kitty Hawk Bay Kayak Tour - Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School

Prices
$45.00 for Adult
$30.00 for Child 12 and under

PHOTO GALLERY OF OUTER BANKS KAYAKING

Have a Question?

Office Location

6150 North Croatan HWY
Kitty Hawk, NC  27949

Open Hours

WEEKLY  8am - 8pm

Price match guarantee

We will beat any competitor's price by $5