15 days in Delaware Itinerary

15 days in Delaware Itinerary

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15 days in Delaware Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  3​h
1
Newark
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Fenwick Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Rehoboth Beach
— 8 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Newark

4
nights
Newark

Newark ©
Newark is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, 12mi west-southwest of Wilmington. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village and Historic Odessa Foundation. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Harvest Ridge Winery and Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. Change things up with these side-trips from Newark: Middletown (Dutch Country Farmers Market & Vino Vita at Fromage Culinaria), Hagley Museum and Library (in Wilmington) and Blue Earl Brewing Company (in Smyrna). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at White Clay Creek State Park, get a new perspective on nature at Delaware Museum of Natural History, try your luck at Dover Downs Casino, and wander the streets of Wilmington Riverwalk.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Newark route builder site .

Newark to Newark is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fenwick Island.

Things to do in Newark

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Wilmington, Middletown, Dover, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, New Castle Court House
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White Clay Creek State Park ©
White Clay Creek State Park
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge ©
Harvest Ridge Winery ©
Harvest Ridge Winery

2
nights
Fenwick Island

Fenwick Island ©
Fenwick Island is a coastal town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Fenwick Island Lighthouse, then see the interesting displays at DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum, then go for a stroll along the water at Shark's Cove Marina, and finally look for gifts at The Seaside Country Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): get your game on at Nick's Golf Down Under, hike along Bethany Beach Boardwalk, and then kick back and relax at Bethany Beach.

Planning Fenwick Island trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Newark to Fenwick Island with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Fenwick Island can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Fenwick Island

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Bethany Beach
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DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum ©
DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum
Bethany Beach ©
Bethany Beach
The Seaside Country Store ©
The Seaside Country Store

8
nights
Rehoboth Beach

Rehoboth Beach ©
The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
Explore hidden gems such as Indian River Life-Saving Station Museum at Delaware Seashore State Park and Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce. Do some cultural sightseeing at Zwaanendael Museum and Biggs Museum of American Art. Change things up with these side-trips from Rehoboth Beach: Dover (Air Mobility Command Museum, John Dickinson Plantation, & more) and Fifer Orchards - Farm, Country Store and CSA (in Wyoming). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Dewey Beach, immerse yourself in nature at Cape Henlopen State Park, and steep yourself in history at Lewes Historical Society.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Rehoboth Beach trip itinerary planning tool .

Rehoboth Beach is just a stone's throw from Fenwick Island. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lewes, Dover, Ocean View, Milton, Bethany Beach
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