3 days in Delaware Itinerary

3 days in Delaware Itinerary

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3 days in Delaware Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Newark
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Lewes
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Newark

1
night
Newark

Newark ©
Newark is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, 12mi west-southwest of Wilmington. On the 18th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Air Mobility Command Museum, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Blue Earl Brewing Company, and then get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. Keep things going the next day: walk around Glasgow Park, then take an in-depth tour of Hagley Museum and Library, and then steep yourself in history at Nemours Estate.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Newark holiday maker .

Newark to Newark is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. In September, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Lewes.

Things to do in Newark

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wilmington, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Air Mobility Command Museum, Blue Earl Brewing Company
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Nemours Estate ©
Nemours Estate
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library

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night
Lewes

Lewes ©
Lewes is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange of Rehoboth, kick back and relax at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, then take in the waterfront at Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Henlopen State Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Lewes road trip planning site .

Getting from Newark to Lewes by car takes about 2 hours. In September in Lewes, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel 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

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