4 days in Delaware Itinerary

4 days in Delaware Itinerary

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4 days in Delaware Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  2​h
1
Wilmington
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Rehoboth Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
End: New York City

1
night
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 8th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Hagley Museum and Library and then take an in-depth tour of Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Nemours Estate, bet on a winner at Dover Downs Casino, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Blue Earl Brewing Company.

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New York City to Wilmington is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in November, Wilmington is little chillier at night with lows of 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Wilmington

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Dover Downs Casino, Blue Earl Brewing Company
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Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library
Nemours Estate ©
Nemours Estate

2
nights
Rehoboth Beach

The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
On the 10th (Sun), admire the majestic nature at Cape Henlopen State Park, examine the collection at Air Mobility Command Museum, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Dogfish Head Craft Brewery. On your second day here, take in the waterfront at Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, kick back and relax at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, then take in the views from Indian River Inlet Bridge, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rehoboth Beach road trip site .

You can drive from Wilmington to Rehoboth Beach in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Air Mobility Command Museum, Indian River Inlet Bridge, Cape Henlopen State Park, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
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Spas
Air Mobility Command Museum ©
Air Mobility Command Museum
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery ©
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

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