Delaware is the second-smallest state in the US, but it by no means is poor in attractions and natural beauties. In fact, it’s one of the finest locations on the East Coast for beach camping!
Where To Rent An RV In Delaware?
If you want to find an RV quickly and don’t have very specific needs, then there is a good number of RV dealers throughout the state. You don’t have as many local rental options as in states like California, but if you plan your route right, you will be able to find a place to rent an RV from easily.
If you don’t mind looking through online listings or if you have some needs that can’t be satisfied by RV dealers, then have a look at RV rental online platforms – most notably, RVshare and Outdoorsy with their hundreds of listings available.
RV Campgrounds & Parks In Delaware
Delaware is rich in RV campgrounds, especially beachfront ones. Top 10 campgrounds in the state are as follows:
- Homestead Campground.
- Delaware Seashore State Park.
- Cape Henlopen State Park.
- Treasure Beach RV Park & Campground.
- Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park.
- Big Oaks Family Campground.
- Massey’s Landing.
- Tall Pines Campground Resort.
- Holly Lake Campsites.
Delaware doesn’t have national parks, but it has a good number of RV-friendly state parks. Delaware state parks are mostly well-equipped, and some even feature golf courses and zoos!
Popular Tourist Attractions In Delaware
Delaware is home to a number of museums associated with the du Pont family, one of the richest families in the United States.
If you are interested in decorative art, then consider the Winterthur Museum and Gardens. You also have the Nemours Mansion with its 77 rooms and around 200 acres of gorgeous gardens.
Dover Air Force Base’s Air Mobility Command Museum with its vintage airplanes will also delight aviation enthusiasts.
Events In Delaware
If you happen to visit Delaware in summer, then consider participating in Firefly Music Festival in Dover, an open-air music and camping festival that has been held annually since 2012.
Aside from featuring headliners like Eminem, Bob Dylan, and Paul McCartney, what’s notable about this festival is that it positions itself as environmentally-friendly. Attendees of the festival may purchase carbon offsets, as well as are encouraged to exchange recyclable items for a chance to win vouchers for food and drink.
In terms of sports events, there aren’t major league teams here, but college football and basketball teams along with minor league baseball and NBA teams may still give quite the spectacle on the field.