If you want to experience the vacation of a lifetime, come visit Corolla on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. There’s much to see and do here including venturing out to watch the wild horses that roam the beach areas of Carova and Currituck Beaches. Read about the Wild Horse Tours that are available to visitors. Or take an island tour with one of the guides or stop by the Currituck Outer Banks Visitor’s Center for details about the available attractions to visit in the Outer Banks area.
The Wild Horse Museum is located in a restored 1901 schoolhouse in Corolla. The museum features interactive exhibits, photos and information about the wild mustangs of Corolla. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about the history of wild horses and how they have roamed the Outer Banks for the past 500 years. The museum is free plus there’s a gift shop worth checking out.
History buffs will surely enjoy historic Corolla where they can visit Whalehead Club. This magnificent residence was built in the 1920s and is located inside Currituck Heritage Park. Today it’s a museum that offers year round tours. Located in the heart of Corolla it is located on 39 acres of pristine waterfront property so be sure to bring your camera.
The Currituck Beach Lighthouse on Corolla Village Road, Corolla, is another must-see place to visit. This lighthouse was built in 1875 and still stands proudly, lighting the southern coastline. Visitors are able to climb the 150 foot spiral staircase to the top, visit the gift shop or enjoy a relaxing picnic on the lighthouse grounds.
If you’re hoping to play some golf while in the area check out the Currituck Club in Corolla. The course, offering 18 holes, meanders among the dunes across NC17 and offers great views of the Sound. There is also a clubhouse, pro shop, practice area and golf carts with GPS.
At Paramount Destinations we have plenty of vacation rental homes in the Outer Banks where you can comfortably stay. If you’re in need of a vacation rental in Corolla you’re sure to love what we have to offer. You can easily check availability of any of our Paramount Destinations properties on our website. Call us at 866-753-3045 if you have questions or would like to talk with us. We look forward to hearing from you!