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Lewes Day Trips and Weekend Excursions

There's always a reason to travel!

Whether you're looking for a quick day-trip, a weekend-excursion or something in between, there's always a reason to hop aboard the Cape May - Lewes Ferry and check out the beaches and towns surrounding Lewes. Take a look at a few options below, make some plans, book your Ferry travel and we'll see you on board!

 

Take the DART Shuttle Into Lewes

Year-Round | Lewes, DE 

The First Town in the First State offers a wide variety of year-round activities, from shopping and dining in the quaint downtown area, to historical tours, museums and more. You can even take the Ferry over as a foot passenger, and hop aboard the DART shuttle to get into town. It conveniently picks up and departs from in front of the Lewes Terminal every half hour, six days a week (they don't operate on Sundays). View the schedule, here

To Book Ferry Travel: click here

For more information about Historic Lewes, DE: visit Lewes.com or HistoricLewes.org

 


 

Cape Henlopen State Park

Year-Round | 15099 Cape Henlopen Dr, Lewes, DE

Swim in the ocean waves, bike through the sand dunes, fish from the Bayside fishing pier, camp beside historical WWII towers, and explore all 7,000 acres of Cape Henlopen State Park! Located at the point where the Delaware Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean, Cape Henlopen offers a unique combination of natural wonders and cultural history. Discover the beauty and diversity of Cape Henlopen coastal environment encompassing ocean and bay beaches, maritime forests, and tidal salt marshes. During your stay, be sure to visit Fort Miles, a WWII military base that features the Fort Miles Museum, Artillery Park, and Battery 519 tours. With excellent wildlife-watching, stunning scenery, world-class beaches, and year-round historical and environmental programming, there are endless adventures to discover at Cape Henlopen!

To Book Ferry Travel: click here

For more information about Cape Henlopen State Park: click here

 


 

Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk

Year-Round | Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Visitors to Rehoboth Beach can enjoy a mile-long boardwalk lined with old-fashioned family amusements, attractions, beach stores, and good eats. The boardwalk is a year-round place for festivals, events, and daily strolls to enjoy the ocean views. The boardwalk is a combination of old-fashioned charm and modern amenities. Bike and surrey rentals are available by the hour or by the day. 

To Book Ferry Travel: click here

For more information about the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk: click here