7 days in Atlantic City, Rehoboth Beach & Ocean City Itinerary

7 days in Atlantic City, Rehoboth Beach & Ocean City Itinerary

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Atlantic City
— 1 night
Drive to Cape May, NJ, Ferry to Lewes, DE, Drive to Rehoboth Beach
Rehoboth Beach
— 2 nights
Ocean City
— 3 nights


Atlantic City

— 1 night

America's Favorite Playground

The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): try your luck at Borgata Casino, try your luck at Caesars Atlantic City Casino, and then shop like a local with Atlantic City Boardwalk. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Wildwood Historical Society - George F. Boyer Museum, glide through the air with Atlantic Parasail, and then kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches.

Plan my day in Atlantic City using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

New York City to Atlantic City is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. Traveling from New York City in August, plan for little chillier nights in Atlantic City, with lows around 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Outdoors · Fun & Games · Casinos · Tours

Side Trips

Rehoboth Beach

— 2 nights

Nation's Summer Capital

The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): let your taste buds guide you at Eating Rehoboth, enjoy the sand and surf at Rehoboth Beach Public Beach, then take in the waterfront at Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk, and finally look for gifts at The Spice & Tea Exchange of Rehoboth. On the next day, explore the landscape on two wheels at Junction and Breakwater Trail and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Henlopen State Park.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rehoboth Beach trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Atlantic City to Rehoboth Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. In August, daily temperatures in Rehoboth Beach can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Ocean City

— 3 nights

The White Marlin Capital of the World

One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ocean City: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge (in Chincoteague Island) and Ocean City Boardwalk (in Ocean City). The adventure continues: take a leisurely stroll along Ocean City Boardwalk, stroll through Ocean City Beach, get in on the family fun at Jolly Roger Amusement Park, and view the masterpieces at Snapdragon.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ocean City day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Rehoboth Beach to Ocean City in an hour. In August in Ocean City, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips