This Natural Wonders Road Trip Will Show You Delaware Like You’ve Never Seen It Before
Despite our state having a reputation for being flat and boring, there are some incredible natural wonders in the First State! Come along with us on one scenic road trip in Delaware to see our state like you never have before. Of all the amazing road trips in Delaware you can do, this one is particularly amazing. Strap in and let’s go!
If you’re looking for more Delaware road trips to take in the upcoming weeks, we have to recommend our mouthwatering Delaware foodie road trip, particularly this time of year!
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What are some of the most beautiful natural wonders in Delaware?
If you're on the hunt for natural wonders in Delaware, you're in luck! It's easy to find some of the prettiest places in the First State. Head to the coast, where you'll get to see Cape Henlopen in Lewes, and both Bombay Hook and Prime Hook Wildlife Refuges on the Bay and the Delaware River. Other natural wonders in Delaware include the Brandywine River and its surrounding valley, the Nanticoke River as it flows through Seaford, and the Indian River Inlet region.
Which towns have plenty of things to do in Delaware?
While it may be a stereotype that Delaware is boring, nothing could be further from the truth. Small towns all up and down the state offer a lot of things to do! In Laurel, you'll find Trap Pond State Park, which is home to a gorgeous bald cypress forest. In Odessa, historic buildings are scattered throughout the entire town! Of course, it's hard to forget Newark, which isn't a tiny town by any means, but rather one that offers a balance of busy urban life with a bustling Main Street and gorgeous countryside that you can see by visiting White Clay Creek State Park.
What are the must-visit attractions in Delaware?
If you've only got a short while to explore Delaware, be sure to see our top attractions! The Monster Mile at Dover Downs is world-famous, as is the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk. Take some time to cross the Indian River Inlet bridge, and walk around Market Street in Wilmington, where you'll find the best restaurants in the state. In New Castle, Dover, and Odessa, history is all around you! You could easily spend all day on a walking tour of each town, reading the historic markers and learning about the Colonial-era buildings that are still standing.