A Wrightsville Beach vacation rental will take you close to nature and the natural beauty that has earned this paradise its fame. Wrightsville Beach, along the coast of North Carolina, is one of the most sought-after vacation spots in North Carolina, which is visited by thousands of tourists every year. Enjoy the unparalleled weather and soak up the sun on the beach with your friends or family. This beach is the most accessible one in North Carolina and has a laid-back charm that is infectious. You can enjoy a number of activities or just sit and admire the beauty of the beach by staying in one of the Wrightsville Beach vacation homes.
The Nature Walk in Wrightsville Beach
If you wish to be close to nature and be charmed by the natural splendor of Wrightsville Beach, take a walk through the natural trails where you will be able to watch birds of various species. The North Carolina Birding Trail links the areas where you will find most number of birds to Wrightsville Beach. Walk along this trail and discover the beauty of nature. The island of Masonboro is a wonderful destination situated at the southern point of Wrightsville Beach. It is one of the less-crowded islands from where the view of the blue waters is stunning. There are several trails on the island, as well, and the atmosphere is peaceful. You can arrive at the island only by boat, and as soon as you reach the island, you will spot shorebirds and sea turtles.
The Mason Inlet Waterbird Management Zone
Mason Inlet is a naturally formed waterway that divides Figure Eight Island and Wrightsville Beach. This inlet is a migrating one and has shifted for half a mile. This movement helped in the formation of new sandy habitats where you will spot least terns, black skimmers, piping plover, common terns and Wilson's plover. The beach nesting birds have found the weather and the set up ideal for breeding. The sandy areas include a nice blend of flat sandy areas and low dunes. It is managed by Audubon North Carolina. Although you can visit some portions on your own, it is advisable to opt for a guided tour. Guided tours are organized starting at 9 a.m. on every Friday during the months of April to September.
The Eco and Water Taxi Scenic Tours
Set sail on a catamaran known as the M/V Shamrock, which can carry 22 passengers at a time, and discover the scenic beauties of Wrightsville Beach. This Coast Guard-inspected tour sails along the creek waters and pulls up on the shore. With an experienced nature guide, you will explore the most beautiful regions of the beach. Visit Harbor Island or watch the sunset mesmerized; all can be done on different cruises. Board a Pirate Cruise liner and arrive at Money Island. It is believed that the notorious Captain Kidd buried all his booty on the island.
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