Welcome to North Carolina's Northeast. Our region offers a variety of historic, cultural and recreational opportunites. From the historic plantations and the legend of Blackbeard to golfing and the world famous beaches of North Carolina's Outer Banks, our region is full of places and events that celebrate our heritage and our future.
Whether you are visiting or considering relocation to our region, we know you will experience a taste of Southern hospitality that you won't soon forget!
North Carolina’s Northeast Heritage Tourism Initiative “Land of Firsts”
From the first settlers at Roanoke Island to the first flight at Kitty Hawk, eastern North Carolina is rich in natural heritage. Visit the history of our nation first hand and take with you our traditions, customs, beliefs, and folklore which make eastern North Carolina a valuable part of our nation’s story.
Visit northeastern North Carolina for outstanding recreational and educational opportunities. Hang glide at the Outer Banks, paddle our rivers, and fish in our sounds and experience all the northeast has to offer.