56 days in Delaware & Wheeling Itinerary

56 days in Delaware & Wheeling Itinerary

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56 days in Delaware & Wheeling Itinerary

Start: Syracuse
Fly + Drive:  4​h
1
Newark
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Lewes
— 14 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Fenwick Island
— 14 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
4
Wheeling
— 15 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
End: Syracuse

11
nights
Newark

Newark ©
Newark is a city in New Castle County, Delaware, 12mi west-southwest of Wilmington. Venture out of the city with trips to Middletown (Vino Vita at Fromage Culinaria, Dutch Country Farmers Market, & more), Wilmington (Hagley Museum and Library & Bellevue State Park) and Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur). There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at White Clay Creek State Park, get your game on at Sky Zone Trampoline Park, get engrossed in the history at The Pencader Heritage Museum, and explore the activities along Newark Reservoir.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Newark online trip itinerary maker .

Syracuse to Newark is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. While traveling from Syracuse, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Newark, ranging from highs of 56°F to lows of 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lewes.

Things to do in Newark

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Wilmington, New Castle, Middletown, Bear, Smyrna
Highlights from your plan
Nemours Estate ©
Nemours Estate
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library

14
nights
Lewes

Lewes ©
Lewes is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lewes: Salted Vines Vineyard & Winery (in Frankford), Antique Alley of Bridgeville, LLC (in Bridgeville) and The Seaford Museum (in Seaford). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Cape Henlopen State Park, stroll through Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, play a few rounds at Midway Par 3 Golf Course, and pick up some local products at Historic Lewes Farmers Market.

Before you visit Lewes, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Newark to Lewes takes 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Lewes are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Fenwick Island.

Things to do in Lewes

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Rehoboth Beach, Dover, Milton, Salted Vines Vineyard & Winery, Dewey Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cape Henlopen State Park ©
Cape Henlopen State Park
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk ©
Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk
George H. P. Smith Park ©
George H. P. Smith Park

14
nights
Fenwick Island

Fenwick Island ©
Fenwick Island is a coastal town in Sussex County, Delaware, USA. Explore Fenwick Island's surroundings by going to Delmar (3rd Wave Brewing Co & Middle Point - Mason Dixon Marker). Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Fenwick Island State Park, take in the views from Indian River Inlet Bridge, go for a stroll along the water at Shark's Cove Marina, and get in on the family fun at Viking Amusements and Thunder Lagoon Waterpark.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Fenwick Island trip planning app .

Drive from Lewes to Fenwick Island in an hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 39°F. You'll set off for Wheeling on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Fenwick Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bethany Beach, Delmar, Indian River Marina
Highlights from your plan
Bethany Beach ©
Bethany Beach
Fenwick Island State Park ©
Fenwick Island State Park
DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum ©
DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum

15
nights
Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Wheeling: Sugarcreek (The Farm at Walnut Creek, World's Largest Cuckoo Clock, & more), Mill Creek Park (in Canfield) and Millersburg (Guggisberg Cheese Factory & Hershberger Farm & Bakery). Spend the 21st (Sat) among the lush surroundings of Gervasi Vineyard. Next up on the itinerary: let the kids burn off some steam at Oglebay Park, admire the masterpieces at Oglebay Institute Glass Museum, try to win big at Wheeling Island Racetrack and Gaming Center, and examine the collection at B&O Building.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Wheeling trip planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Fenwick Island to Wheeling. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Fenwick Island in December: high temperatures in Wheeling hover around 43°F and lows are around 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Wheeling

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Canton, Dover, Moundsville, Sugarcreek, Farmington
Highlights from your plan
Warther Museum ©
Warther Museum
Oglebay Park ©
Oglebay Park
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum ©
Oglebay Institute Glass Museum

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