Welcome to Delaware

Long, white sandy beaches, cute colonial villages, a cozy countryside and small-town charm characterize the state that happily calls itself the 'Small Wonder.' It's also the home state of former vice president and US senator Joe Biden, a resident of Wilmington.

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$145 Day Trips & Excursions

Washington D.C. Monuments and Memorials Day Trip from New York

Beginning in New York heading south, you will pass through the states of New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland before arriving at Capitol Hill. Your tour will begin with a stop to Arlington Cemetery to visit JFK's gravesite. Move further into Washington DC and you'll see the Capitol, Senate and White House, the core of the US government. Your tour of Washington DC continues to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum before visiting the Washington, Lincoln, Vietnam and Korea memorials for exploring and pictures.Late in the afternoon you'll embark on a panoramic city tour before departing Washington DC for an early-evening arrival in New York City.Please Note: This tour is scheduled to stop in front of the White House, the Capitol and the Senate for commentary and picture taking. However please note that sometimes this is not possible due to security issues in Washington. In the event of this occurring, tour will be adjusted accordingly.

$75 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Metropolitan Museum of Art Small-Group Tour

New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art attracts nearly as many visitors as other leading galleries like the Louvre or the British Museum. Its roughly 2 million works of art and artifacts cover everything from ancient Egypt to modern art. From the Great Hall, you’ll see the museum’s most important galleries. Pass through the Medieval Europe gallery on your way to the Studiolo from the Ducal Palace. Explore armory form the Middle Ages, including pieces worn by Henry VIII. The American wing hosts the staircase from the Chicago Stock Exchange as well as the famed portrait of Washington crossing the Delaware. A host of European painters including Vermeer, Picasso, and Van Gogh await you as you learn about their troubled yet exciting lives. All the while, your guide will explain how this iconic American museum differs from its older European counterparts, especially since it began before the United States was even 100 years old. Highlights generally include: (if artwork is not on loan or being restored)Henry VIII armor, Tiffany Autumn landscape, Chicago Stock Exchange Stairs, Madame X, Pop culture then and now, Hudson River School,  Washington Crossing the Delaware, Jan Vermeer, Madonna with Child, Picasso, Seurat, Van Gogh, and more.

$22.99 Tours & Sightseeing

Dover Puzzling Adventure

Choose your own start time and embark on your adventure. With your smartphone as your guide, go on a brain-teasing and educational walking tour of your chosen neighborhood. Visit a series of locations and answer the questions or solve puzzles to receive your next instruction.There is no need to race as quickly as possible from start to finish. Part of the fun is enjoying the sights, sounds, and tastes of the tour. Before heading to your next location, you’ll have time to eat, drink, enjoy the sights, and use the bathroom while the game clock is not running. You’re only timed on your travel and puzzles.At the end of your adventure, see your rank based on a combination of your answers to the questions and game clock time.

$115 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Delaware River Kayak and Wine Day Trip from Manhattan

Come along for a great day out of the city. After a quick ride to the Delaware river, we’ll slide into our single or tandem kayaks for a leisurely paddle (2-2.5 hours) down one of the most scenic stretches of the iconic Delaware river valley. Enjoy a picnic lunch provided by our favorite local deli before heading to a nearby vineyard. After sampling 5 wines during your guided tasting and tour, take advantage of our exclusive discount and split a bottle of your favorite vintage with some friends.What's Included: 2-2.5 hours of kayaking down the Delaware River Choice of Single or Double Kayaks Picnic lunch from our favorite Deli Vineyard visit & tasting of 5 wines Round-Trip Transportation from NYC Professional guide

$18 Classes & Workshops

Wine Glass Painting

Arrive a few minutes before the start of your workshop. Settle in at the craft table among guests of CraftBox all ready for two hours of creativity and fellowship. Chose a soft drink or glass of wine from our neighboring vineyard. Then select which glass you would like to paint from several suggested wine glass designs. Once the color pallet is created just for you, your materials are set before you and you are guided through the process of creating your chosen design. After a leisurely 1.5 -2 hours at Craftbox, your success in creativity will be toasted and your masterpiece packaged in our signature gable box to take with you to cure or allow to air dry for use for years to come.

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