Dover Car Rental and Dover Overview

Relive history in the capitol of America's first State

As you slowly walk the shaded streets of Dover, you'll come to appreciate this city's culture. As the capitol of America's first state, Dover is your perfect Delaware car rental destination. Founded in 1683, Dover now boasts a population of close to 35000 residents. Whether visiting one of the city's many museums or touring the First State Heritage Park, you'll feel Dover's history come alive. To fully experience the area's culture, plan your Delaware car rental vacation during one of the city's many festivals. For more information on festivals and everything else Dover has to offer, visit the city's website at

Hear the roar of the Engine

Get ready to start your engine. Watch some of the world's most exciting racing at Dover International Speedway. As the home to two NASCAR Nextel Cup/Busch Series events, for a weekend in June and September Dover becomes the center of the universe. Listen to the engines roar. As the race comes down to the wire, you'll be on the edge of your seat. With your Sensible Delaware car rental, you'll get to the race in comfort and style. For the true NASCAR fan, tours of the Speedway are available before the race begins. Roll your windows down and enjoy the comfort of your Delaware car rental. With more than 140000 people flooding to the area, traffic might be slow. Not to worry, you'll be going 200 mph in no time at the 'Monster Mile'. For more information on the Dover International Speedway, visit it's website at

Count your nickels and dimes…it's time to shop

Have you ever left a shopping mall feeling as if you spent too much? Not to worry, shopping in Dover will save you money. Delaware features tax-free shopping! Don't be afraid to pull your Delaware car rental over and do a little shopping. When you step out of your Delaware car rental in downtown Dover, you'll have the chance to browse the city's unique selection of specialty shops. Walk the streets and window shop, or open your wallet and purchase the perfect gift. If you are looking to save on name brand items, then stop by the Dover Mall. You'll leave feeling good about the items you've purchased, and even better about the money you saved.

The little state you won't soon forget

Wherever you plan to go with your Delaware car rental, chances are it won't be a long drive. As the Nation's second smallest state, you are never very far from your next Delaware car rental destination. Travel from the northern tip and the states largest city Wilmington, to Sussex County and the Atlantic Ocean in the South. If you are looking for a real adventure, Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia, P.A. are only 90 miles each from Dover. Dover offers the perfect starting point for any vacation. So get in your Delaware car rental, buckle up, and enjoy the drive.

You'll get a good nights sleep in Dover

Whether you are roughing it on your Delaware car rental vacation, or you want to stay in style, Dover has something for you. A stay at one of Dover's many hotels will surely leave you rested and ready for the day. From national chains to local establishments, you'll find what you're looking for. If you want to live the small town life, Dover also has several bed and breakfasts that are full of comfort and charm. For more information on all of Dover's accommodation options, visit the city's tourism site at Planning to spend your Delaware car rental vacation outdoors? Not to worry, there is ample camping in the Dover area.