3 days in Delaware Itinerary

3 days in Delaware Itinerary

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3 days in Delaware Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
bus:  2​h
1
Rehoboth Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Wilmington
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

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night
Rehoboth Beach

Rehoboth Beach ©
The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
On the 25th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, then take in the waterfront at Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the majestic nature at Cape Henlopen State Park, examine the collection at Air Mobility Command Museum, and then test your problem-solving skills at Escape Rehoboth.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Rehoboth Beach trip itinerary planning site .

Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach is an approximately 2-hour bus ride. You can also drive. May in Rehoboth Beach sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Henlopen State Park, Air Mobility Command Museum
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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

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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. On the 27th (Mon), make a trip to Wooddale Covered Bridge, get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, then get engrossed in the history at Hagley Museum and Library, and finally explore and take pictures at Nemours Estate.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Wilmington trip builder site .

Getting from Rehoboth Beach to Wilmington by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. May in Wilmington sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to take a train back home.

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 ©

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