2 days in Delaware Itinerary

2 days in Delaware Itinerary

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2 days in Delaware Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
train:  30​min
1
Wilmington
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Lewes
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Philadelphia

1
day
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 (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Hagley Museum and Library, then get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, and then admire the natural beauty at Nemours Estate.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Wilmington holiday site .

Philadelphia to Wilmington is an approximately half hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Wilmington can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lewes.

Things to do in Wilmington

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
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Nemours Estate ©
Nemours Estate
Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©

1
night
Lewes

Lewes ©
Lewes is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange of Rehoboth, then take a leisurely stroll along Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, then stroll through Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Henlopen State Park.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lewes trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Wilmington to Lewes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Lewes sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 70°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Lewes

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Rehoboth Beach
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Cape Henlopen State Park ©
Cape Henlopen State Park
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk ©
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach ©
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach