Established in 1937, Cape Hatteras National Seashore was the foremost National Seashore in the United States. It extends all along the gorgeous Outer Banks of the North Carolina shoreline from Nags Head to Ocracoke Inlet and the majority of the region is cosseted from development by the United States Park Service. Although it is a National Seashore, you will find pleasant towns, villages, vacation home rentals and beach vacation rentals athwart seventy miles of barrier islands. There are 3 islands that make up the Cape Hatteras National Seashore; they are Hatteras Island, Bodie Island, and Ocracoke Island Being one of America’s busiest national parks here visitors can also get to see three lighthouses, the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Ocracoke Lighthouse, and Bodie Island Lighthouse. Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is the tallest in the United States and tourists are allowed to go up to the top of the lighthouse and catch an impressive view of the National Seashore; it is also the nation’s most photographed and renowned lighthouse. Next to the lighthouse there is a museum, gift shops and picnic area for recreation of visitors. Visitors and tourists can rent any vacation home rentals and explore the many things this wonderful place has to offer. For divers who like to explore shipwrecks there can be no better place than Cape Hatteras as here lays more shipwrecks than any other place in the whole country. Just rent any beach vacation rentals near the beach, pack your diving gear and start exploring the wrecks. In fact the shipwrecks of Carolina Islands are so famous that this place is known as the “Graveyard of the Atlantic”. With over six hundred shipwrecks, some even dating back to the 16th century this place is a divers dream and a treasure to historians. There is even a museum dedicated to this place in Hatteras Village where visitors can watch the many artifacts that have been recovered from the ship wrecks. For those interested in diving there are several diving shops to be found along the coast line; these shops offer diving courses as well as rent diving gear. To get a close look at history simply rent any vacation home rentals, preferably beach vacation rentals as they are close to the shore and start exploring the mysteries of the deep. Cape Hatteras isn’t only for divers as there are a lot of other activities to enjoy, notably windsurfing and kite-boarding. In fact windsurfing and kite-boarding in Cape Hatteras is more famous than diving. This place gets some of the best winds and waves, so if you like outdoor adventure then you should try windsurfing and kite-boarding. Windsurfing is a way of life in Cape Hatteras and has been around for more than 25 years whereas kite-boarding became popular within the last ten years. Cape Hatteras offers visitors an exciting and adventurous vacation, something they cannot forget. So if you want to experience an exhilarating and breathtaking journey of a lifetime then book beach vacation rentals in Cape Hatters today!