6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

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6 days in Pennsylvania Itinerary

Toronto
Fly:  7​h
Hershey
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Gettysburg
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h
Toronto

2
days
Hershey

Home of the Hershey Chocolate Company, the town of Hershey is regularly referred to as the sweetest place on earth.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): examine the collection at Antique Automobile Club of America Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Indian Echo Caverns, take an in-depth tour of National Civil War Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Turkey Hill Experience.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hershey travel planner.

Toronto, Canada to Hershey is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. In September in Hershey, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Hershey

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Indian Echo Caverns, National Civil War Museum, Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Choo Choo Barn, Ephrata Cloister
Highlights from your plan
National Civil War Museum
Ephrata Cloister
Indian Echo Caverns

3
days
Gettysburg

Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Popular historic sites such as The David Wills House and Eisenhower National Historic Site are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Shriver House Museum and Gettysburg Diorama. The adventure continues: take in the history at Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, get your game on at Victorian Photography Studio, trot along with a tour on horseback, and snap pictures at Sachs Covered Bridge.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Gettysburg trip planner.

Getting from Hershey to Gettysburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Gettysburg can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Jennie Wade House
The David Wills House
Eisenhower National Historic Site

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