12 Perfect Places In Delaware For People Who Hate Crowds

One of the things I love about Delaware is that it’s easy to escape the crowds. Sure, Wilmington, Dover and the beach towns can be busy, but it doesn’t really take more than a 20 minute drive to be out in peaceful, rural Delaware. When you’re really feeling the need to step away from the crowds and the busy cities, check out any of these 12 peaceful places in Delaware.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

So, whether you’re running away to a state park, wildlife management area, or quiet section of a historic city, it’s easy to beat the crowds in these peaceful places in Delaware. If you work up an appetite along the way but want to keep your atmosphere the same, try some of our Delaware Hole in the Wall restaurants. You probably won’t have to wait for a table, but you’ll get some of the best food in the state.