Overnight Tour: Coastal and Marine Science
- Tuesday, October 30th, 7:30 am - Wednesday, October 31st, 12:00 pm
- Depart from Marriott
Walk on a beach, tour oceanographic research labs, see some of Blackbeard's booty, take a boat ride around the Beaufort Inlet with researchers providing narration. Then stuff yourself on a locally caught seafood feast and maybe meet some pirates after dark, if ye dare.
Transport departs Raleigh Marriott at 7:30 a.m. for a 3-hour bus trip to the coast for an overnight trip, with some expert commentary on coastal and marine science along the way. All meals included. Transport will return directly to RDU airport before NOON on Wednesday, October 31 and then on to the Raleigh Marriott City Center.
Participants in this overnight tour to Beaufort will be responsible for a $45 registration fee and for reserving and paying for one night at the Beaufort Inn ($99 harbor view, $89 interior, plus tax).
Cost: $45 plus accommodation cost
This tour organized by North Carolina Sea Grant and Duke University.
Limit 30 people. Register early for your choice of tours.