Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway
Length: 12.2 mi / 19.7 km
Time to Allow: One hour without stopping or 2-3 days to visit places along the byway.
Take an unforgettable journey through the rolling hills of the genteel Brandywine Valley landscape and discover the lasting influence of the du Pont family dynasty. This journey is a true Delaware original. The byway leads to an unparalleled concentration of historic sites, magnificent estates, glorious gardens and mesmerizing museums.
From the old family wineries to the immense gardens of Winterthur and Longwood, this genteel region of the Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway has some of the best horticultural landscapes in the world. Come experience the enchanting vistas and centuries-old estate gardens for yourself along Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway.
As the lazy summer days draw to a close, Mother Nature begins to paint a dazzling display of vivid autumn color. Travel Delaware's Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway, where you’ll find some of the finest fall foliage in the nation.
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2-Day Trip: Chateau Country: Explore the du Pont Legacy Trail
(Delaware to Pennsylvania)
The du Pont Legacy Trail epitomizes two centuries of du Pont history and culture. Magnificent country estates, quaint historic villages, ornate...