Local Time
9:54 am EDT

Wilmington Travel Guide

• A WorldWeb.com Travel Guide for Wilmington, NC, North Carolina.
Map of Wilmington, NC

Welcome to Wilmington, NC!

This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Wilmington, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Wilmington, North Carolina , U.S.A.

An interesting history coupled with majestic scenery makes Wilmington a dynamic city with a variety of attractions. Wedged between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean, the city was founded as a major shipping port in 1732. Wilmington—s history, including its part in the Revolutionary and Civil War, is recorded at the Cape Fear Museum—North Carolina—s oldest history museum. African American settlement in the region is recorded through several attractions such as the Bellamy Mansion. Historic downtown features well-preserved buildings, old-fashioned carriage rides, and trolley car tours. Charming cafes, restaurants and shops make a walk through the area a delight. Wilmington—s relaxed environment welcomes guests while its friendliness, charm and array of attractions keep them coming back.

Tourist Attractions

Hotels & Motels

Tour Operators

Wilmington Waterfront at Night
previous pause next
Photos of Wilmington, NC  Wilmington Waterfront at Night
Book Your Hotel!

Hotel City



My Reservations | Cancel a Reservation



+/- 3


More Search Options
One Way | Multiple Destinations

Car Rentals
Pick up car at:

Airport Code
Different Dropoff?
Yes No

Drop off car at
Airport Code

Pick-up Date

Drop-off Date

Car Type

Business Owners/Managers
Do you manage a business in Wilmington, NC? If so, please search our tourism directory to ensure your company information is up to date and accurate. If you don't find a listing, we invite you to add a complimentary listing.

Add A Business Listing

If you want to increase your exposure to the millions of people who come to WorldWeb.com each month to plan their trips and vacations, please refer to our advertising information.