Nemours Outside shot

Top spots to photograph in Delaware

From sunrises on the beach to the grand vistas of the regal estates, Delaware offers an array of iconic places to not only capture your hearts but also capture beautiful photography. Your creativity will come to life through the scenic landscapes, and elements that make Delaware unique. Here are just a few of the top spots for viewing Delaware through a lens.

Visit DE June 25 Cape Water Taxi Sunset.png
Discoveries Trail
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Sunrise
  • Delaware Discoveries Trail : Find the perfect insta-worthy moment while exploring one-of-a-kind pieces of interactive street art.
  • Riverfront Wilmington : Stroll along the Riverfront for unique cityscape views. As the night sky lights up, the contrast of the wetlands and skyscrapers make a great canvas.
  • Cape Henlopen State Park : Experience the point where the bay meets the ocean. With iconic lighthouses and WWII observation towers, this scenic beach is a photographer’s dream.
  • National Wildlife Refuges : Bombay Hook and Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuges are some of the top locations for spring and fall migratory birds each year.
  • Delaware Seashore State Park : With ocean on one side, bay on the other, this is a rich location for water vistas. All in one day you’ll capture sunrise and sunset imagery that will make everyone jealous on your Instagram feed.
  • Trap Pond State Park : Pack your waterproof camera gear and paddle out for incredible scenery. You’ll glide between bald cypress trees and through shaded waterway trails.
  • Historic Cityscapes : In the First Town in the First State, you’ll find unique architecture along the Lewes canalfront. A quick drive north and you’ll find the, cobblestone streets and historic row homes whisk you back in time.
Explore More Trip Ideas

Lewes Trip Ideas

Journey through the golden sandy beaches and charming coastal town of Lewes,…

Fenwick Island Trip Ideas

Fenwick Island is a perfect spot for a relaxing yet fun-filled getaway. From…

Bethany Beach Trip Ideas

For some, the Bethany Beach lifestyle is the ultimate expression of why the…

Dewey Beach Trip Ideas

Take in beautiful oceanfront views and feel the cool bay breezes while visiting…
Order a Discovery Guide
Order a Discovery Guide
Endless possibilities will be delivered to your door when you order a Delaware Discovery Guide. Every turning page shows the charm of attractions, dining, and places to stay in Delaware.
guide order