When you’ve had your fill of tourist attractions, take some time out to visit one of the abundance of beaches within two hours’ drive of Philadelphia.
Think Philadelphia and you automatically think cheesesteaks, or maybe the Liberty Bell. But the city is in prime position between New Jersey and Delaware, with access to a wide variety of beaches. It gets hot here in summer, and there’s no better way to cool off after exploring historic landmarks than by taking a dip. Whether you want the vibrancy and excitement of Wildwood, the picturesque beauty of the seaside resort of Cape May or the serenity of windswept dunes, there’s a beach here for you.