You can take the ferry to Southport – Drive toward Kure beach and before you get to the end of the road, there is a ferry that goes to Southport several times/day. I believe it is only $7.00 to take your car on the ferry to Southport.
Southport, NC is a historic town with waterfront shops and restaurants. Several movies were filmed in the area. Downtown Wilmington is only 30 minutes away, Oak Island is 15 minutes away and a short 5 minute drive will take you to a ferry where you can go explore Bald Head Island for a day. There…
Southport is a unique town that has great shopping, local restaurants, and a waterfront park. Great day trip (only about 20-30 minutes drive) if you are looking for a change of scenery from the beach.
Southport has great history and great restaurants, one fun restaurant is Provisions. There is a fun Oyster Bar that has a selection of tap beer and whiskey. Southport and oak island serve most local fish. You can catch a Ferry to Ft Fisher and see the aquarium and Carolina Beach