33 days in Delaware Itinerary

33 days in Delaware Itinerary

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1
Wilmington
— 1 night
2
Delaware City
— 1 night
3
Smyrna
— 7 nights
4
Dover
— 2 nights
5
Lewes
— 2 nights
6
Rehoboth Beach
— 11 nights
7
Dewey Beach
— 2 nights
8
Bethany Beach
— 2 nights
9
Fenwick Island
— 4 nights

1
night
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Delaware Children's Museum. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): explore the engaging exhibits at Delaware Children's Museum, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Russell W. Peterson Wildlife Refuge, and then take a stroll through Wilmington Riverwalk. Keep things going the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Brandywine Zoo, thensteep yourself in history at Rockwood Museum, thenget a new perspective on nature at Delaware Museum of Natural History, and finally steep yourself in history at Wooddale Covered Bridge.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Wilmington vacation builder site.

Philadelphia to Wilmington is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Wilmington can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Delaware City.

Things to do in Wilmington

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Delaware Museum of Natural History
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Delaware Children's Museum ©
Delaware Children's Museum
Delaware Museum of Natural History ©
Delaware Museum of Natural History
Rockwood Museum ©
Rockwood Museum

1
night
Delaware City

Delaware City ©
Delaware City is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. You've now added Fort Delaware State Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Fort Delaware State Park, thenexplore the activities along Chesapeake & Delaware Canal, thenexplore the activities along Chespeake & Delaware Branch Canal, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Cozy Quarters Farm.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Delaware City day trip planning app.

Delaware City is just a stone's throw from Wilmington. June in Delaware City sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Smyrna.

Things to do in Delaware City

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Chesapeake & Delaware Canal
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Fort Delaware State Park ©
Fort Delaware State Park
Cozy Quarters Farm ©
Cozy Quarters Farm
Chesapeake & Delaware Canal ©
Chesapeake & Delaware Canal

7
nights
Smyrna

Smyrna ©
Smyrna is a town in Kent and New Castle counties in the U.S. We've included these beaches for you: Betterton Beach and Woodland Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Annapolis Maritime Museum & Park and Historical Society of Kent County. Change things up with these side-trips from Smyrna: Chestertown (Book Plate & MassoniArt Gallery), Painted Sky Alpaca Farm & Fiber Mill (in Earleville) and Rock Hall (Ferry Park & Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Breezin' Thru Charters, walk around Charles E. Price Memorial Park, get to know the resident critters at 3 Palms Zoo, and look for all kinds of wild species at Ellen O. Moyer Nature Park at Back Creek.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Smyrna trip planner.

You can drive from Delaware City to Smyrna in an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Dover.

Things to do in Smyrna

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Chestertown, Annapolis, Rock Hall, Painted Sky Alpaca Farm & Fiber Mill, Betterton Beach
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Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge ©
Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge
Annapolis Maritime Museum & Park ©
Annapolis Maritime Museum & Park
Betterton Beach ©
Betterton Beach

2
nights
Dover

Dover ©
Dover is the capital and second-largest city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christ Episcopal Church, thenexplore the world behind art at Biggs Museum of American Art, and then look for gifts at Byler's. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Air Mobility Command Museum and then play a few rounds at Dover Par 3 & Driving Range.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Dover trip itinerary planning tool.

Dover is just a stone's throw from Smyrna. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lewes.

Things to do in Dover

Museums Outdoors Golf
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Biggs Museum of American Art ©
Biggs Museum of American Art
Air Mobility Command Museum ©
Air Mobility Command Museum
Byler's ©
Byler's

2
nights
Lewes

Lewes ©
Lewes is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware. On the 3rd (Fri), examine the collection at The Seaford Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lewes Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Bayshore Center at Bivalve, enjoy the sea views from East Point Lighthouse, and then stop by Kid's Ketch.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Lewes trip maker tool.

You can drive from Dover to Lewes in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Lewes

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

The Seaford Museum, Bayshore Center at Bivalve, East Point Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Bayshore Center at Bivalve ©
Bayshore Center at Bivalve
Lewes Beach ©
Lewes Beach
East Point Lighthouse ©
East Point Lighthouse

11
nights
Rehoboth Beach

Rehoboth Beach ©
The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Indian River Life-Saving Station Museum at Delaware Seashore State Park as well as Funland. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach and Deauville Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Jungle Jim's and Delaware Seashore State Park. Explore Rehoboth Beach's surroundings by going to Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery (in Vienna) and Harriet Tubman Birthplace Marker (in Cambridge). Next up on the itinerary: get some fabulous bargains at Tanger Outlets Rehoboth Beach, get your game on at Zelky's Beach Arcade, North, get in on the family fun at Midway Speedway Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Edmond's Catholic Church.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rehoboth Beach trip itinerary maker app.

Rehoboth Beach is just a stone's throw from Lewes. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Dewey Beach.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery, Harriet Tubman Birthplace Marker
Highlights from your plan
Jungle Jim's ©
Jungle Jim's
Tanger Outlets Rehoboth Beach ©
Tanger Outlets Rehoboth Beach

2
nights
Dewey Beach

Dewey Beach ©
Dewey Beach is an incorporated coastal town in eastern Sussex County, Delaware, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): examine the collection at Nanticoke Indian Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Mary Mother of Peace, and then stop by Harris teeter. On the next day, let the kids burn off some steam at John Waples Memorial Playground and then enjoy the sand and surf at Dewey Beach.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dewey Beach trip itinerary maker website.

Dewey Beach is very close to Rehoboth Beach. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bethany Beach.

Things to do in Dewey Beach

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trip

Millsboro
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Dewey Beach ©
Dewey Beach
Harris teeter ©
Harris teeter
Nanticoke Indian Museum ©
Nanticoke Indian Museum

2
nights
Bethany Beach

Bethany Beach ©
Bethany Beach is an incorporated town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): hike along Bethany Beach Boardwalk, thenkick back and relax at Bethany Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at James Farm Ecological Preserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Gallery One, immerse yourself in nature at Assawoman Canal, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Holts Landing State Park, and finally examine the collection at Eastern Shore Baseball Hall of Fame Museum.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bethany Beach day trip planning website.

Bethany Beach is just a short distance from Dewey Beach. July in Bethany Beach sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Fenwick Island.

Things to do in Bethany Beach

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Ocean View, Millville, Eastern Shore Baseball Hall of Fame Museum
Highlights from your plan
James Farm Ecological Preserve ©
James Farm Ecological Preserve
Bethany Beach ©
Bethany Beach
Bethany Beach Boardwalk ©
Bethany Beach Boardwalk

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nights
Fenwick Island

Fenwick Island ©
Fenwick Island is a coastal town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA. Viking Amusements and Thunder Lagoon Waterpark has been added to your itinerary. Bring the kids along to DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum and Fenwick Island Lighthouse. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Transpeninsular Marker and The Links at Lighthouse Sound. Change things up with these side-trips from Fenwick Island: The Centre at Salisbury (in Salisbury) and Middle Point - Mason Dixon Marker (in Delmar). The adventure continues: make a trip to Candy Kitchen, take a leisurely stroll along Fenwick Boardwalk, and play a few rounds at River Run Golf Club.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Fenwick Island trip planner.

Fenwick Island is just a short distance from Bethany Beach. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fenwick Island

Outdoors Golf Historic Sites

Side Trips

River Run Golf Club, The Centre at Salisbury, The Links at Lighthouse Sound, Middle Point - Mason Dixon Marker
Highlights from your plan
DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum ©
DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum
The Links at Lighthouse Sound ©
The Links at Lighthouse Sound

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