Quiet seaside communities meet popular beach towns on the Delaware coast, which is also home to a diverse waterfront ecosystem. There are plenty of opportunities to engage with nature on both the coast and further inland. Learn about Native American culture, historic estates and quaint maritime structures or immerse yourself in the landscape. Wilmington’s shows, museums, and walkable riverfront offer a contrast to the smaller towns throughout the rest of the state.

Head to this tiny state and expect the unexpected; you might just be surprised by how much there is to experience in the First State.