Delaware is full of great little towns, and we’re lucky that so many of them are on the water! Whether you want to boat or fish, or just want to enjoy scenic views while you shop and dine, these 14 beach towns in Delaware will become your favorite summer day trip destinations.

If you can’t wait to get your toes wet, you might want to check out tubing on the Brandywine, because There’s Nothing Better Than Delaware’s Natural Lazy River On A Summer’s Day.

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Beach Towns In Delaware

What are the most beautiful beaches in Delaware?

Along with the Delaware beach towns you just learned about, there are plenty of beautiful beaches worth exploring when you're visiting the state too. One of the ways to experience the beautiful beaches is by taking this road trip to some hidden gems. As you'll see, some of these beaches are near Delaware coastal towns mentioned in the above article. In this OIYS article, you'll also discover new beaches near Delaware coastal towns that are known for sea glass too.

Which beach in Delaware has the most pristine sand?

As one of the most under-the-radar beaches in Delaware, the beach at Fenwick Island State Park is known to have some of the whitest sand in the state. Therefore, when you visit the nearby Delaware beach town of the same name, plan to spend some time at this impressive beach too.

What are the best family-friendly campgrounds in Vermont?

If you're looking to spend a few days exploring beaches and are on a budget, consider affordable beach towns in Delaware that have family-friendly campgrounds nearby. For ideas of where to go, take a look at this OIYS article about where to camp on the beach. Besides staying in a cabin or tent, you'll also find information about unique camping options in this piece.