Delaware Attractions, Day Trips November 08, 2018
The Tiny Beach Town In Delaware That’s The Perfect Day Trip Destination
Lewes, Delaware was the first town founded in Delaware. This charming beach town has been one of the state’s favorite places ever since, and nearly anyone who visits will fall in love! Keep on reading to see just what you’ll find in beautiful Lewes.
Lewes is a small town right at the mouth of the Delaware Bay. It's truly surrounded by natural beauty.
You may fall in love at first sight, but once you've spent some time here, your heart will belong to Lewes, Delaware.
Boutiques line each street downtown, so you'll be able to find clothing, books, and gifts for all of your loved ones.
Of course, treat yourself to something special from the First Town, too!
Dining options in Lewes are endless. Agave is a casual Tequila & Tacos restaurant that's always jam packed.
They've earned their stellar reputation through their fresh, tasty food - and the killer margaritas the bar mixes up.
If you've got elegant tastes, head to the 2nd Street Tavern (previously known as the Buttery). This local establishment is always a sure bet.
Please note, 2nd Street Tavern has permanently closed.
The dishes here are classic steakhouse-by-the-sea. Whether you go surf or turf, your meal will be one to remember.
While you browse about town, you'll walk past countless historic buildings. Be sure to find the cannonball from the war of 1812 that's still lodged in the walls of this historic home.
Lewes is also home to Cape Henlopen State Park. CHSP has some of the finest beaches in Delaware.
The Park is where you'll find the abandoned World War II-era Fort Miles, where there's plenty of history still on display.
All it takes is one visit to realize that what you've been hearing is true: From sun up...
...to sun down, Lewes is the perfect little town.
Do you agree that Lewes is the finest town in the First State? Share your photos from around beautiful Lewes in our
Delaware Nature Lovers Facebook group to convince us all! Address: Lewes, DE 19958, USA