5 days in Delaware Itinerary

5 days in Delaware Itinerary

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Fenwick Island
— 1 day
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Lewes
— 2 nights
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Newark
— 2 nights

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Fenwick Island

Fenwick Island ©
Fenwick Island is a coastal town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): hike along Bethany Beach Boardwalk, look for all kinds of wild species at Bethany Beach Nature Center, then kick back and relax at Bethany Beach, and finally stop by Bethany Beach Books.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Fenwick Island journey planner.

Syracuse to Fenwick Island is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Syracuse in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 64°F in Fenwick Island. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Lewes.

Things to do in Fenwick Island

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Trails

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Bethany Beach Nature Center ©
Bethany Beach Nature Center
Bethany Beach ©
Bethany Beach
Bethany Beach Boardwalk ©
Bethany Beach Boardwalk

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Lewes

Lewes ©
Lewes is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then sample some tasty brews at Delmarva Discovery Tours, then kick back and relax at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Dewey Beach, identify plant and animal life at James Farm Ecological Preserve, look for gifts at Harris teeter, then get some fabulous bargains at Tanger Outlets Rehoboth Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Henlopen State Park.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Lewes day trip planning app.

You can drive from Fenwick Island to Lewes in an hour. In September, daytime highs in Lewes are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Newark.

Things to do in Lewes

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

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Cape Henlopen State Park ©
Cape Henlopen State Park
Dewey Beach ©
Dewey Beach
Delmarva Discovery Tours ©
Delmarva Discovery Tours

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Newark

Newark ©
Newark is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, 12mi west-southwest of Wilmington. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Read House and Gardens, take a stroll through Wilmington Riverwalk, then take in nature's colorful creations at Nemours Estate, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Limestone Therapeutic Massage. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Ashland Nature Center, contemplate the long history of Fort Delaware State Park, get engrossed in the history at Amstel House Museum and Gardens, then browse the exhibits of Old Library Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Dutch House Museum and Gardens, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Immanuel Episcopal Church.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Newark day trip site.

Getting from Lewes to Newark by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Newark

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Nemours Estate ©
Nemours Estate
Fort Delaware State Park ©
Fort Delaware State Park
Limestone Therapeutic Massage ©
Limestone Therapeutic Massage

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