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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!


Boos, Brews & Booze at the Lewes Historical Society

Saturday, October 27 | 110 Shipcarpenter Street, Lewes, DE 

Are you looking for an exciting Halloween experience for the grown-ups this year? Join the Lewes Historical Society for a hauntingly good time at Boos, Brews, & Booze on October 27.

Visit the historical grounds and buildings at the Shipcarpenter Street Campus while hearing authentic historic criminal tales of murder and mayhem told by living history characters, all while indulging in local spirits and treats. Ticket price also includes delicious home-style fall foods by area restaurants. 

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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!

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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. 

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Outdoor Dining & Drinks with a View at On the Rocks - Lewes

7 Days a Week 11am-7pm through 10/9 | Lewes Ferry Terminal

Whether it's lunch, dinner, a quick snack or one of our signature drinks - the Crush - On The Rocks is a great place to relax and enjoy great food with beautiful bay views! 

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