July 2, 2020


Sharing with visitors what a community loves about where they live can contribute to long-term economic and social benefits for the whole community.  The Town of Manteo is over the top excited to introduce a brand-new adventure -  DiscoverManteo.com!  The website showcases the real flavor of the Town of Manteo on Roanoke Island in the famous Outer Banks of North Carolina! 


People are looking for unique and unforgettable travel opportunities that inspire them and make them feel safe.  Visitors to Manteo can return to a simpler time of fishing rods and smiling faces, picket fences and charming places.  Strolls on the waterfront boardwalk, views of boats in the marina sailing by, first-hand experiences with history at the lighthouse and museums, and introductions to the local inhabitants at the aquarium are only just a few of the tremendous assets and strengths that our community offers, spanning coastal, historical and overall wonderful!  Doors are open and the welcome mats are rolled out at the wide array of shops, restaurants, and lodging options.  One image can inspire someone to dig deeper before packing up the family and mounds of luggage.


The town in partnership with local businesses and attractions will be able to help create those ‘must see’, ‘must do’ and ‘can’t wait to get there’ visitor opportunities.  When working together to create a strong online presence, our community as a whole will be stronger.  This partnership is vital to the success of community and economic development.  Something as simple as every single business in Manteo having their location mapped and listing claimed on Google would be a huge step in driving visitors to their businesses.  Manteo is more than a destination for the day so let’s show them the way!

DiscoverManteo.com is an information hub where someone can search for where to stay, where to eat and drink, where to shop, things to do and even where to hold weddings and special events!  The website shares great videos that engage visitors allowing them to not only see what Manteo has to offer but live the experience and share it with their family and friends.  DiscoverManteo.com will pique their sense of curiosity and adventure even more and be THE place to come to find out what Manteo is all about!