4 days in Delaware Itinerary

4 days in Delaware Itinerary

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4 days in Delaware Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Wilmington
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Rehoboth Beach
— 2 nights
+2
bus + subway + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Detroit

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. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Hagley Museum and Library and then take an in-depth tour of Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Wilmington Riverwalk, buy something for everyone on your list at Christiana Mall, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Nemours Estate.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Wilmington driving holiday planning app .

Detroit to Wilmington is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Christiana Mall, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
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Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Nemours Estate ©
Nemours Estate

2
nights
Rehoboth Beach

Rehoboth Beach ©
The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Cape Henlopen State Park, revel in the low prices at Tanger Outlets Rehoboth Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dewey Beach. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange of Rehoboth, stroll through Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bethany Beach.

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

Getting from Wilmington to Rehoboth Beach by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Rehoboth Beach can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Cape Henlopen State Park, Bethany Beach, Dewey Beach
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Cape Henlopen State Park ©
Cape Henlopen State Park
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach ©
Rehoboth Beach Public Beach
Dewey Beach ©
Dewey Beach

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