15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Aldie
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Dover
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Fenwick Island
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
3
Bethany Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​min
4
Ocean View
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
5
Rehoboth Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
6
Lewes
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Middletown
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
8
Newark
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
9
New Castle
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
10
Wilmington
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Aldie

2
nights
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is the capital and second-largest city in the U.S. Step out of Dover to go to St. Michaels and see Tilghman Island, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Johnson Victrola Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Blue Earl Brewing Company, and let little ones run wild at Smyrna Rest Area.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dover trip itinerary site .

Aldie to Dover is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In July, daytime highs in Dover are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Fenwick Island.

Things to do in Dover

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Smyrna, Tilghman Island
Highlights from your plan
Smyrna Rest Area ©
Smyrna Rest Area
Johnson Victrola Museum ©
Johnson Victrola Museum
Blue Earl Brewing Company ©
Blue Earl Brewing Company

1
night
Fenwick Island

Fenwick Island ©
Fenwick Island is a coastal town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA. On the 9th (Thu), have some family-friendly fun at Nick's Golf Down Under, don't miss a visit to Candy Kitchen, then see the interesting displays at DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum, and finally admire the majestic nature at Fenwick Island State Park.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Fenwick Island online trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Dover to Fenwick Island in 1.5 hours. July in Fenwick Island sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 70°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bethany Beach.

Things to do in Fenwick Island

Museums Fun & Games Nature
Highlights from your plan
DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum ©
DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum
Fenwick Island State Park ©
Fenwick Island State Park
Candy Kitchen ©
Candy Kitchen

2
nights
Bethany Beach

Bethany Beach ©
Bethany Beach is an incorporated town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): cool off at Morey's Piers and Beachfront Water Parks and then stroll through Wildwood Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): take in the views from Indian River Inlet Bridge, then trek along Bethany Beach Boardwalk, then look for gifts at Bethany Beach Books, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Bethany Beach.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bethany Beach tour app .

Bethany Beach is just a short distance from Fenwick Island. In July, daytime highs in Bethany Beach are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ocean View.

Things to do in Bethany Beach

Outdoors Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Wildwood
Highlights from your plan
Wildwood Beach ©
Wildwood Beach
Bethany Beach ©
Bethany Beach

1
night
Ocean View

Ocean View ©
Ocean View is a town in Sussex County, Delaware, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): stop by Gallery One, identify plant and animal life at James Farm Ecological Preserve, do a tasting at Salted Vines Vineyard & Winery, then admire the majestic nature at Assawoman Canal, and finally do a tasting at Costa Ventosa Vineyard & Winery.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Ocean View trip planner.

Ocean View is very close to Bethany Beach. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Ocean View

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Salted Vines Vineyard & Winery, Assawoman Canal, Costa Ventosa Vineyard & Winery
Highlights from your plan
Salted Vines Vineyard & Winery ©
Salted Vines Vineyard & Winery
Gallery One ©
Gallery One
James Farm Ecological Preserve ©
James Farm Ecological Preserve

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nights
Rehoboth Beach

Rehoboth Beach ©
The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange of Rehoboth, then take a leisurely stroll along Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, then kick back and relax at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Delaware Seashore State Park, then stroll through Dewey Beach, then explore the activities along Gordons Pond, and finally identify plant and animal life at Dune Nature Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Rehoboth Beach vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Rehoboth Beach is just a short distance from Ocean View. In July, daily temperatures in Rehoboth Beach can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lewes.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Dewey Beach
Highlights from your plan
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk ©
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach ©
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach
Spas

1
night
Lewes

Lewes ©
Lewes is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Lewes Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Henlopen State Park, then sample the fine beverages at Beach Time Distilling, and finally relax in the rural setting at Hopkins Farm Creamery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lewes road trip planning site .

Lewes is just a short distance from Rehoboth Beach. In July, daytime highs in Lewes are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Middletown.

Things to do in Lewes

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cape Henlopen State Park ©
Cape Henlopen State Park
Beach Time Distilling ©
Beach Time Distilling

1
night
Middletown

Middletown ©
Middletown is a town in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): look for gifts at Vino Vita at Fromage Culinaria, relax in the rural setting at Filasky's Produce, then stroll around Levels Road Dog Park, and finally hunt for treasures at Dutch Country Farmers Market.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Middletown holiday maker site .

You can drive from Lewes to Middletown in 1.5 hours. July in Middletown sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Newark.

Things to do in Middletown

Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dutch Country Farmers Market ©
Dutch Country Farmers Market
Filasky's Produce ©
Filasky's Produce
Vino Vita at Fromage Culinaria ©
Vino Vita at Fromage Culinaria

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nights
Newark

Newark ©
Newark is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, 12mi west-southwest of Wilmington. On the 17th (Fri), immerse yourself in nature at White Clay Creek State Park, contemplate the long history of The Amish Farm and House, and then stop by Kitchen Kettle Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Glasgow Park, then browse the different shops at Christiana Mall, then get engrossed in the history at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Kauffman's Fruit Farm & Market.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Newark trip site .

Traveling by car from Middletown to Newark takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New Castle.

Things to do in Newark

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Amish Farm and House, Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Kitchen Kettle Village, Kauffman's Fruit Farm & Market
Highlights from your plan
Christiana Mall ©
Christiana Mall
Kitchen Kettle Village ©
Kitchen Kettle Village
The Amish Farm and House ©
The Amish Farm and House

1
night
New Castle

New Castle ©
New Castle is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, six miles (10 km) south of Wilmington, situated on the Delaware River. On the 19th (Sun), walk around Battery Park, steep yourself in history at Read House and Gardens, then steep yourself in history at Old Library Museum, then browse the exhibits of Dutch House Museum and Gardens, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Immanuel Episcopal Church.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New Castle vacation maker website .

New Castle is very close to Newark. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Wilmington.

Things to do in New Castle

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Immanuel Episcopal Church ©
Immanuel Episcopal Church
Battery Park ©
Battery Park
Read House and Gardens ©
Read House and Gardens

1
night
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Wilmington is the largest city in the state of Delaware, United States, built on the site of Fort Christina, the first Swedish settlement in North America. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): try your luck at Harrah's Philadelphia, then get engrossed in the history at Hagley Museum and Library, and then admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Wilmington online tour planner .

Wilmington is just a stone's throw from New Castle. In July in Wilmington, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Harrah's Philadelphia, Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library
Harrah's Philadelphia ©
Harrah's Philadelphia

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