3 days in Delaware Itinerary

3 days in Delaware Itinerary

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3 days in Delaware Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Wilmington
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Rehoboth Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Newark

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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 26th (Fri), explore the engaging exhibits at Delaware Children's Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Hagley Museum and Library, and then take an in-depth tour of Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Wilmington trip planner.

Newark to Wilmington is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in April, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Wilmington

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
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Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Delaware Children's Museum ©
Delaware Children's Museum
Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library

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Rehoboth Beach

Rehoboth Beach ©
The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): examine the collection at Air Mobility Command Museum, then immerse yourself in nature at Cape Henlopen State Park, and then partake in some friendly competition at Escape Rehoboth. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Bethany Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, and then take in the waterfront at Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Rehoboth Beach trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Wilmington to Rehoboth Beach in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bethany Beach, Cape Henlopen State Park, Air Mobility Command Museum
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Escape Rehoboth ©
Escape Rehoboth
Cape Henlopen State Park ©
Cape Henlopen State Park
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach ©
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach

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