- Cape Henlopen State Park : Pick your flavor of fun at Cape Henlopen, a stunning and picturesque wonderland of Delaware’s unique oceanside landscape: Walking and biking trails twist gently through soft and sandy dunes, overflown by singing shorebirds and touched by salty ocean breezes. Fishing and sunbathing are top activities but don’t miss the chance to take a walk to the end of the cape, surrounded by sea and a world away from your worries.
- Inland Bays : The quiet and calming ambience of Delaware’s peaceful inland bays are just steps from the seashore, but so secluded from our worrisome world. Pick your next moment of Zen from a bounty of adventures: kayak tours, paddleboard yoga sessions, or maybe even a splashy dash across the bay aboard your roaring jet-ski. Check out Coastal Kayak, Dewey Beach Watersports, Delaware Paddlesports, Delmarva Board Sport Adventures, Cape Water Tours & Taxi, Rehoboth Surf Boarding School, or Dewey Beach Parasail.
- Close to Nature : Get up, get out and get moving at Delaware’s top back-to-nature destinations: See flocks of shorebirds fill the sky at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. Explore the lush rolling hills and soothing scenery of Delaware’s First State National Historical Park, with more than 18 miles of trails for hiking, running, biking, or horseback riding. Climb into the treetops and take a zipline across the water at Lums Pond State Park, home of the Go Ape Treetop Adventure course.
- Water Tours : With so many beautiful waterways to enjoy, Delaware gives travelers a chance to cool down even as the days warm up. Along the sea coast, Cape Water Tours casts off throughout the summer with narrated excursions along the coast, evening cruises and even voyages accompanied by live music. Or take a journey of your own at Woodland beach, a perfect scenic kayaking destination.
Wondering where to find a great hiking expedition or bike trails? Want to kayak through the ponds or fish from an ocean pier? Delaware State Parks embrace an amazing variety of outdoor activities. Find which Delaware State Park suits your style best.
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Delaware Pet Boutiques
Pets love gifts just as much as humans! Throughout the state of Delaware, you’ll find small-town boutiques to buy your pet a souvenir while on vacation. Bringing them with you? Even better, stop by a pet store in Delaware for gifts they can pick themselves! After all that shopping they deserve a special treat too, like a pup-cone or a homemade cookie made just for them.
All across the state, from the tranquil bays just off the beach to the ponds and streams tucked into leafy state parks, Delaware boasts a bounty of waterways that are beautifully suited to long, lazy days—or even a splashy episode of high-speed fun. So get ready for a day of fun.
What is your Beach Style?
Along the Delaware beaches, you’ll find each town carries this gentle air of serenity but also boasts its own style. Listening, you hear the waves and wind, mixing softly with the songs of playful gulls. Soaking it in, you’re left with only a sense of calm. But, looking out you'll find just the right view for you. Revel in Lewes' history or travel off the beaten path to the quiet Bethany Beach. No matter where you visit, you’ll find dining, shopping, and entertainment that fits perfectly into your style.